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First activities of the Blue Bioeconomy Forum

Published on: Tue, 03/07/2018 - 10:10
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    Set up of the Steering group and announcement of first working groups

    Steering Group

    The Blue Bioeconomy held its first Steering Group meeting on 21 May. In order to represent a wide range of interests in the blue bioeconomy, business, finance, research and (local) authorities, we have asked a range of prominent experts in this field to advise us in our activities. They will be providing us with advice and feedback throughout the project, particularly on the two main outcomes: a project portfolio/pipeline and a roadmap for the blue bioeconomy.
    Our steering group members e.g. emphasized that the Forum should not only address the development of economic activity, but also target societal and environmental challenges related to the blue bioeconomy. The members also defined the initial topics of the working groups that will be further developed during our first workshop to be held in September 2018.

    Working groups

    If you want to join this first workshop of our working groups in September, do not hesitate to get in touch! There will be four working groups:

    • Policy, Environment and Regulation
    • Finance and Business Development
    • Value Chain and Markets
    • Science, Technology and Innovation

    If you want to join a working group, please fill in the contact form, or contact us directly at