Collaboration

AQUACOSM call for Transnational Access

AQUACOSM (EU network of mesocosms facilities for research on marine and freshwater ecosystems open for global collaboration) have opened their 2021 Transnational Access call offering to scientists and related industry, from all over the world, access to mesocosm facilities (both marine and freshwater). Research groups, experts and university students could apply to participate in AQUACOSM mesocosm experiments, or propose their own. 

Blue Economy Technology Transfer Programme

Organised by the EU-funded EMPORIA4KT project, the “Blue Economy Technology Transfer Programme” will be implemented in France, Ireland, Portugal, Spain and the UK. The programme will focus on developing routes to market for selected Blue Economy Early Stage Technologies (EST), carried out by teams of researchers with the support of experienced technology transfer mentors and advisors. 

Call for Blue Growth startups to join mentorship programme

The SUBMARINER Network has launched a call for startups within Blue Growth to apply for its Blue Growth Accelerator programme, in which successful applicants would receive mentorship and matchmaking with experts in their respective fields.

While the Accelerator is focused on the Baltic Sea region, it is open to researchers and organisations from across Europe.

An online pitching and matchmaking event for the Accelerator will be held on 4 June 2020. 

EUROFLEETS+ Remote Transnational Access Programme

The Remote Transnational Access (RTA) Programme will provide researchers with remote access to samples or data from any of the state-of-the-art research vessels (RVs) offered within EUROFLEETS+. This remote access will allow sample or data needs to be addressed remotely, when this can be accomplished with one day of ship time.

For more information on the programme, including how to apply, please visit the EUROFLEETS+ website via the link below.

Young ocean leaders wanted for the World Oceans Day Youth Advisory Council

The World Oceans Day Youth Advisory Council is searching for 10 young ocean leaders from around the world to bring the Council to a total of 25 members.

Applicants should be between the ages of 16 and 22, able to make a two-year commitment - including approximately 10 hours per month to Council activities - and have a passion for ocean conservation.

Applications can be made via the link below.

Fourth call for EURASTiP Exchange Programme

The fourth and final call for the EURASTiP Exchange Programme is now open. The programme seeks to create new collaborations and partnerships between Europe and south-east Asia in the aquaculture sector. Opportunities are available for industry, researchers and educators from both regions to connect. Bursaries of up to €3000 are available per exchange to support international innovation and collaboration.

To apply, please visit the EURASTiP website (below).

More information can be found via the call flyer below.