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14:00 - 16:15
2024-05-15

EU funding opportunities for algae projects

Chair: Laura Maragna

EU funding opportunities for algae projects offer valuable support for research, innovation, and development initiatives aimed at harnessing the potential of algae across various sectors. Through programs such as Horizon Europe and the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFAF), the EU provides financial assistance to projects focused on algae cultivation, biotechnology applications, and environmental sustainability.

Horizon Europe, the EU's flagship research and innovation program, offers funding for algae-related projects through various instruments, including collaborative research grants, innovation partnerships, and mission-driven initiatives. These funding opportunities support interdisciplinary research efforts to address pressing societal challenges, such as food security, climate change, and sustainable development.

Additionally, the EMFAF provides funding for projects that promote sustainable fisheries and aquaculture practices, including algae cultivation for food, feed, and biotechnology applications. This funding supports initiatives to enhance the competitiveness and environmental sustainability of the European algae industry, fostering innovation and job creation in coastal communities.

Overall, EU funding opportunities for algae projects play a crucial role in driving scientific advancement, fostering technological innovation, and promoting sustainable practices in the algae sector. By investing in research, development, and collaboration, the EU is catalyzing the growth of a vibrant and sustainable algae industry that contributes to Europe's economic prosperity and environmental resilience.

WEBINAR OBJECTIVES:

1. Provide a concise overview of ongoing EU-financed projects in the algae biomass sector.

2. Highlight open calls for projects related to algae biomass initiatives.

3. Showcase the EU4Algae platform's role in fostering collaboration within the algae biomass sector.

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160€

(EABA Members)

210€

(Non-members)

The fees will be increased 50% five days prior to the event.
No VAT is charged.

15 May

EU funding opportunities for algae projects

Chair

Laura Maragna, Senior Innovation Consultant at EurA Brussels + Portugal, Portugal

14:00

Welcome and opening by EABA

14:15

EU4Algae Stakeholders Platform

Algae Information Hub: Laura Maragna, EU4Algae Project Manager (Portugal)

14:25

EMFAF and LIFE Call

Giulia Carboni, Programme Coordination Manager EMFAF/CINEA (Belgium)

14:40

CBE JU Call

Pilar Llorente Ruiz de Azua, CBE JU Programme Officer (Belgium) 

15:00

Q&A Session

15:30

Further EC funding programmes and opportunities – EIC challenge and Horizon Europe

Laura Maragna, EU4Algae Project Manager (Portugal)

15:45

Q&A Session

16:00

End of the webinar

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