'Treasures under the Antarctic ice'
Prof. Bill Baker
Monday 10th November @ 7.15 pm
Kirwan lecture Theatre at NUIG
The lecture is open to the public- please register at
Professor Bill Baker, current day...
The Rome Declaration was presented at the EurOCEAN 2014 conference, an official event of the Italian EU Presidency on 9 October2014. Setting a vision for seas and ocean science to achieve an...
The 4th edition of the Italian Forum on Industrial Biotechnology and Bioeconomy - IFIB was held in Genova, Italy on 25th – 26th September, 2014. This workshop organized by Assobiotec - the Italian Association for the development of biotechnology – together with Innovhub-SSI, the Italian...
The DANIEL JOUVANCE- Institut de France Foundation is yearly awarding a prize of 4000 € to a young scientist working in marine biology, marine chemistry, marine biotechnology or oceanography.
The topic for the 2014 prize is:
Understanding Marine Ecosystems using Genomics
The SYNTHESYS Office is pleased to announce the second call for applications of the SYNTHESYS3 project under the current European Commission's FPVII European-funded Integrating Activities funding scheme.
SYNTHESYS Access funding is available to provide scientists (Users) based in European Member,...
Marine biotechnology within the context of the biobased economy was one of the topics in focus on this year’s European Maritime Day (EMD) in Bremen on May 19-20. The purpose of EMD is to highlight development trends within the...
The legal landscape surrounding the access to and utilization of marine genetic resources (MGR) will change following ratifications of the Nagoya protocol from 2010. With the aim to raise awareness of these issues for the marine scientific community, a paper was published in Natural Products...
The DG MARE public consultation on marine biotechnology closed on the 10 February 2014 and at a workshop organised by the consultancy company Ecorys on the 11 February, the preliminary results of the public consultation were presented and discussed. This day-long workshop gathered 33 experts from...
Understanding and dealing with the many complex relationships between the marine environment and human health, is the subject of a new position paper from the European Marine Board.
In his foreword to the European Marine Board Position Paper 19, Prof Kostas Nittis, the EMB Chair mentions “There...
The European Commission organises a public consultation from 18 November 2013 until 10 February 2014 concerning marine biotechnology. More information can be found here.