Highlights of the Interreg Atlantic Area annual event
Around 190 participants hosted in Vigo to discuss blue innovation in the Atlantic regions
The Atlantic Area annual event, this year under the thematic of the blue innovation as a main engine for sustainable growth in the Atlantic Area, gathered on the 22 October in Vigo several representatives of the economic, education and research sectors, as well as local, regional, national and European bodies.
A first session was dedicated to the programme current status, which recently approved more 27 cooperation projects, and its contribution to the Atlantic Strategy enhancing the importance of a better geographic and thematic alignment in the future. In a second session, projects with a high innovative component - ATLANTICKETMED, NASPA, BLUEPORTS, MYCOAST and OCEANWISE - were invited to a round table were they had the opportunity to share their experience and good practices to contribute to the improvement of the maritime economy in the Atlantic regions through transnational cooperation.
Several other Atlantic projects participated on an exhibition to showcase their innovative concepts and practices. A highlight of this event was the presence of Mrs. Carmela Silva, President of Deputación de Pontevedra in Spain, being an honour to receive her at project IN4.0 stand, giving also the opportunity to meet with the Managing Authority.
Presentation made during these session are available here.
Projects participating in the event
Published on: 2018-10-28
NEPTUNUS, god of sustainability
An innovative way for eco-friendly practices in the seafood sector
Extension of the closure date of the First Call for Projects
NEW DATE: 3rd of March 2023 at 13:00 (Portugal time)
Webinar on the First Call application submission process
The recording of this session is now available, in case you didn't attend or want to revisit some contents.
Interreg Atlantic Area has 45.4 M€ to invest in innovative projects contributing to the Atlantic regions
A Call for Projects is open until the 17 February, check here the terms to apply.
Launch of a publication presenting the Atlantic Area projects main results
The best testimony of the importance of our Programme as an efficient instrument of Cohesion Policy and the investment of 140 M€ of European funds in the Atlantic regions
Webinar to support financial reporting of Atlantic projects
You can revisit here the recording of this webinar
Webinar about the First Call for Projects 2022
How to delivery a good project application? Check here the recording and presentations made in this webinar
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Opening of the First Call for Projects 2022
This call is open from the 14th of October 2022 to the 17th of February 2023, until 6pm (Lisbon time)
Launch event of the Interreg Atlantic Area 2021-2027
Announce of the oppening of the First Call for Projects on the next 14 October 2022