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Connecting the dots for a circular blue bioeconomy: From Science to Policy and Regulatory solutions

European Parliament Wiertzstraat 60, Brussels, Belgium

A sustainable European bioeconomy is pivotal for achieving the European Green Deal’s objectives. The vitality of the blue pillar within our bioeconomy holds significant promise. As every other sector, fisheries and aquaculture need to become circular to be competitive and sustainable, and to fit the limits of natural resources while providing for people and society.   On 30 January, join our Project Manager Efthalia Arvaniti, […]

“Charting the course towards a Sustainable Blue Economy” Symposium

Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Rue du Musée 5, Brussels, Belgium

The Symposium will synthesise the objectives of the projects funded in the 1st Joint Transnational Call and present the priorities for the second call. It will provide an opportunity to learn from leading panelists drawn from science, policy, and business, to gain new insights, and expand the network. REGISTRATION IS CLOSED. Email us at if you wish to […]

Lunch with Ulva – Webinar Series

Join "Lunch with Ulva" - a monthly webinar series dedicated to exploring the exciting wolrd of algae research. This series will occur every last Thursday of the month, and you are invited to join us for a virtual lunch with some of the leading experts in the field, this time Prof. Félix López Figueroa.

European Ocean Days

Brussels Brussels, Belgium

We invite you also to register to the European Ocean Days during which the Mission Annual Forum will happen as well as other events.

Mission “Restore our Ocean and Waters by 2030” Annual Forum: towards 2030

Sparks Meeting Room Rue Ravenstein 60, Brussels, Belgium

The second Annual Forum of the Mission “Restore our Ocean and Waters” will take place on 5 March 2024 in Brussels and will aim at taking stock of the Mission’s progress and major achievements, at mobilising relevant actors around key Mission deliverables and at preparing the ground for the next phase of the Mission, moving […]

Where next for Europe’s Seas

Sparks Meeting Place Rue Ravenstein 60, Brussels, Belgium

Europe’s seas and natural environment are part of the social fabric of our Union and a source of great natural and economic wealth. At the same time, they also face a unique set of complex, inter-related challenges, from depleting fish stocks, to increasing environmental pressures, to increasing competition for sea space. It is an EU priority to preserve and protect our […]

BlueInvest Day 2024

BlueInvest Day has been the cornerstone event for the European Union's blue economy since its inception in 2018. As we gear up for the seventh edition in 2024, we invite you to be a part of this unparalleled gathering of visionaries, entrepreneurs, and investors committed to fostering innovation and sustainability in the EU Blue Economy. […]

BlueInvest Day 2024

During this one-day event, experts in the field will discuss all aspects of the blue economy, including the future of ocean tech in Europe and the sustainable blue economy. In addition, the BlueInvest awards will be awarded.

Ocean Literacy in Action

Sparks Meeting Room Rue Ravenstein 60, Brussels, Belgium

Hosted by DG MARE and the vibrant EU4Ocean coalition, and with the support of IOC/UNESCO, we are diving into a day filled with insightful discussions and activities centred around ocean literacy. Our mission? To enhance public understanding of our ocean's pivotal role. This event will shine a spotlight on the collective achievements of the EU4Ocean […]

Pact For Skills Forum – unlocking the skills potential across Europe

les Ateliers des Tanneurs Rue des Tanneurs 60A, Brussels, Belgium

Organised by the Directorate-General for Employment, Social Affairs, and Inclusion (DG EMPL), the European Commission will host the first Pact for Skills Forum on 21-22 March 2024 at les Ateliers des Tanneurs in Brussels, with livestreamed sessions online. This event will provide an overview of the Pact’s achievements to date and outline its vision for future development. The first edition of […]