“Regions´ support to blue biotechnologies value chains in Europe”
Calendar - 21 June
Welcome address by the University of Basque CountryFernando Plazaola (Vice-rector of research UPV/EHU)Ionan Marigómez (Director of the Plentzia Marine Station)
Round table: Blue biotechnologies value chains in European regions (I)
“The future of the Ocean Economy, prospects for emerging ocean industries to 2030-an OECD analysis”
“EMBRC research infrastructure: state of play, prospects for future development and for collaboration with CPMR”
“How are marine bio-resources covered in regional smart-specialisation strategies in Europe?”
Panel discussionTorgeir Edvardsen (OECD Senior economist, manager of the Future of the Oceans Economy project)Ilaria Nardello (Executive Director of EMBRC)Lucas Bosser (Analyst of CPMR)Ibon Cancio (EMBRC-Spain-Basque Country)
Round-table: Support from European regions to blue biotechnologies value chains (I)
This session and the following one will focus on concrete case-studies presented by regions explaining how the blue biotechnology economy has been developing on their territory, and through collaborations with other territories in Europe. The session will cover how regions are providing effective support to the development of blue biotechnologies through their policies (including through the use of European Strategy and Investment Funds).
.- Relevance of Blue Biotech in Crete.
.- Relevance of Blue Biotech in Schleswig-Holstein.
.- Relevance of Blue Biotech in Azores.
.- Relevance of Blue Biotech in Campania.
Panel discussionHeleni Hatziyanni (Directorate of Environment and Spatial Planning, Region of Crete)Deniz Tasdemir (Director, GEOMAR Centre for Marine Biotechnology - GEOMAR-Biotech - Schleswig-Holstein)Filipe Mora Porteiro (Diretor Regional, Direção Regional dos Assuntos do Mar, Secretaria Regional do Mar, Ciência e Tecnologia, Azores)Valeria Fascione (Assesore all regione Campania)
Round-table: Support from European regions to blue biotechnologies value chains. (II)
.- Marine Biotechnology in the RIS3 of Galicia
.- The Brittany Region and its involvement in EMBRC France: converging political and financial support towards a new emerging sector.
.- Relevance of Blue Biotech in Israel.
.- The Basque Bio-Region: the ocean of the Basques.Antonio Villanueva (EMBRC-Spain-Galicia)Nathalie Turque (EMBRC-France)Simon Bercowicz (Hebrew University of Israel)Ibon Cancio (EMBRC-Spain-Basque Country)
Round table: governance of the EMBRC research infrastructure and future collaboration with CPMR and regions
This session will include a discussion about the Memorandum of Understanding that has been signed between CPMR and EMBRC in order to organise future collaboration, leading to the final conclusions of the workshop.
Discussion and Conclusions.Lucas Bosser (Analyst of CPMR)Ibon Cancio (EMBRC-Spain-Basque Country)