BlueBRIDGE has been invited to contribute to the Blue Growth Research and Innovation event that will take place in Brussels on November 17th 2017.
The event is a good opportunity to have a clear overview of the wide cross-sectorial and interdisciplinary marine, maritime and aquatic research and innovation in Horizon 2020, and its relevance of EU policies, the Bioeconomy and the Blue Economy.
Donatella Castelli, CNR-ISTI and BlueBRIDGE Project Coordinator, is contributing to the event as part of the sub sesssion that will showcase project portfolios on marine data and digitisation technologies applied to the marine and maritime sector and also affecting aquaculture and fisheries, followed by a discussion on their uptake by a panel of users. 
All details about the event have been described on the European Commission's website and BlueBRIDGE will be in room Jenkins, Charlemange Building at 14:30- 15:30pm. 
Other projects showcased along with BlueBRIDGE:
  • BlueBRIDGE (Building Research environments for fostering Innovation, Decision making, Governance and Education to support Blue Growth), Donatella Castelli, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche
  • LakhsMI (Sensors for Large scale Hydrodynamic Imaging of ocean floor), Maarja Kruusmaa, Tallinna tehnikaulikool
  • EfficienSea 2 (Efficient, Safe and Sustainable Traffic at Sea), Christopher Saarnak, Danish Maritime Authority)
  • CEASELESS (Copernicus Evolution and Applications with Sentinel Enhancements and Land Effluents for Shores and Seas), Agustin Sanchez Arcilla, Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya

Click here to view the agenda of the event or here for more information on the event