Conference hosted by the Faroese Ministry of Fisheries as the chairman for the Nordic Fisheries cooperation in 2015. The conference will provide an overview of the huge growth potential in marine bio-economy. The target audience is ministers, parliamentarians, industry, investors, decision makers and policy advisers. The focus will be on necessary political initiatives to support growth. The Nordic Marine Think Tank is responsible for the organisation of the conference.
The conference has three themes:
Theme I: Blue Growth at the global and regional level
Theme II: Potential growth in Marine Industries
Theme III: Structures hindering or promoting Blue Growth.
Registration is now open. Please follow the external link below.
The launch of a cross-national co-operation for 2014-2020 is on the programme this autumn. We want to look more closely at the results achieved and explore future funding opportunities during the "Interref Baltic Sea Region Programme" conference.
The joint 16th Baltic Development Forum Summit and 5th Annual Forum of the EUSBSR, themed “Growing together”, will explore how co-operation can help strengthen economic growth, contribute to sustainable development, and create a strong and integrated Baltic Sea Region.
The keynote speaker will be Dr. Dr. Christian Patermann, former director for Biotechnology, Agriculture and Food Research at the DG Research of the European Commission and widely seen is as "Father " of the EU Bieoeconomy initiatives. Patermann is also a former member of the German Bioeconomy Advisory Council. The topic of his input will be “The European route to the Bioeconomy, challenges and perspectives for the Nordic region”. Please confirm your participation by e-mail to Gunnþórunn Einarsdóttir, email@example.com.