The Blue Growth Working Group is focused on providing support to R&I regional strategies and priorities on blue growth. Foster participation in EU initiatives and programmes, taking into account S3, KET and sea basin strategies. 

Work Plan

ERRIN Contact

WORKING GROUP LEADER
Katie Cavell
Cornwall Brussels Office
Eleni Hatziyanni
Region of Crete
Aki Ishiwa
Emilia Romagna Region - ASTER Research and Innovation Agency
Sylwia Skwara
Pomorskie Regional EU Office

Last Working Group Meeting

I&I WG: Investment Platforms

Tuesday, 29 May, 2018 - 10:30
House of the Dutch Provinces (Rue de Treve 59-61, Brussels)
  The I&I WG is pleased to invite you to a WG meeting on Investment Platforms on 29th May. This meeting is co-organised with the Bioeconomy WG, the Smart Cities WG and the Blue Growth WG, as the investment platforms presented and discussed during the meeting touch upon all these thematic areas. The event will particularily look into the URBIS – Urban investment advisory platform, as well as the newly announced Circular Economy Platform. The agenda of the meeting is attached herewith. To...

Blue Growth WG: Blue Project Development

Wednesday, 16 May, 2018 - 14:30
Norway House, Rue Archimede 17
We are very happy to invite you to the next Blue Growth WG meeting which will take place on 16 May 2018, 15.00 to 17.00 at the great location of South Norway European office in the Norway House, Rue Archimède 17, Brussels. The meeting will be dedicated to the development of blue project ideas. The meeting will focus on exploring upcoming funding calls for Blue Growth projects in various funding programmes, as well as look into other EC financing schemes. We will begin the meeting with a...
latest presentation & Posts

The Baltic Sea Region - A Science Powerhouse

Background The Baltic Sea Region (BSR) is one of the most competitive, innovative science macro-
Monday, November 26, 2018

Nordic technology developers learn through ocean deployment

Ocean Energy Sweden, together with Ocean Energy Europe, is organizing a workshop on 13 September 11
Thursday, September 13, 2018

The Role of Regions in the Transition towards a Circular Economy

      The role of regions in the transition towards a Circular Economy INFORMATION, INSPIRATION and
Tuesday, October 09, 2018

International Call for Applications for Researchers - Pays de la Loire Region

The “Connect Talent” International Call for Applications The purpose of the “Connect Talent” call
Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Conference on Ocean Microplastics Issue & the bio-based plastics solution

Ocean Microplastics have attracted increasing scientific, political and public concern as this
Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Pre-announcement – third call for Region Västra Götaland’s researcher mobility program, MoRE2020

Region Västra Götaland announces a forthcoming call for experienced researchers to submit research
Friday, May 18, 2018

Blue Growth Publications

On this page, you can download some of the latest brochures published by DG MARE and DG RTD in the
Tuesday, March 27, 2018

MISSION: Plastic Free Oceans

The European Parliament Intergroup on Seas, Rivers, Islands and Costal Areas supports an ambitious
Tuesday, April 10, 2018

I&I WG: Investment Platforms

  The I&I WG is pleased to invite you to a WG meeting on Investment Platforms on 29th May. This
Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Europe: the Ocean and Feeding the World

At the rate that the world population is growing, more and healthy food will be need by 2050.
Tuesday, March 20, 2018

#BlueInvest2018

#BlueInvest2018 is a matchmaking event, organised by the European Commission, that brings together
Thursday, May 17, 2018

Blue Growth WG: Blue Project Development

We are very happy to invite you to the next Blue Growth WG meeting which will take place on 16 May
Wednesday, May 16, 2018

EU sustainable energy week

The EU Sustainable Energy Week will be back for its 13th edition, from 4 to 8 June 2018 in Brussels
Monday, June 04, 2018

Financing the Circular Bioeconomy

An EIB study, published in June 2017 (link to study), identified funding gaps in two key areas of
Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Coastal Tourism Network Kick-off

The municipality of Varde, Denmark hereby invites you to a kick-off for a new coastal tourism
Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Information Meeting for Maritime Stakeholders

The next stop for our European Maritime Day cruise is on 31st of May and 1st of June 2018 in sunny
Monday, October 09, 2017

Creating Networks for the Transition to a Bio-based and Circular Economy

We are happy to invite you to join a webinar organised by CommBeBiz project.  The webinar will
Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Current Policy Issues in Maritime and Port Safety and Security

The three EUSBSR Flagship projects ChemSAR, HAZARD and DiveSMART Baltic, are organizing a
Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Information Day on Blue Growth calls under the EMFF

New calls for proposals will be open under the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund to foster blue
Thursday, November 09, 2017

WG Leaders meeting

ERRIN is pleased to invite you to the half yearly ERRIN WG leaders meeting.   Agenda At the meeting
Tuesday, June 27, 2017

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