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FOODRUS holds first in-person consortium meeting
FOODRUS holds first in-person consortium meeting

Between September 12-14, the FOODRUS consortium met for the first project review and consortium meeting. The three-day meeting took place in Bilbao, Spain – hosted by the project coordinators from the University of Deusto. The meeting was the first time that FOODRUS partners could meet in-person since the start of the project.

Join our team!
Join our team!

If your friends are constantly praising you for your organisational skills, you find yourself at ease handling multiple tasks, and you enjoy working with an international team, you're just who we are looking for! Make sure to apply for one of our 2 brand new job openings! 

We attended the UN Ocean Conference!
We attended the UN Ocean Conference!

With delegates from Member States, non-governmental organizations, and universities attending, as well as entrepreneurs looking for ways to sustainably develop the “Blue Economy”, the UN Ocean Conference took place in the city of Lisbon between 27 June and 1 July, being co-hosted by the governments of Portugal and Kenya at a critical time where major structural transformations and common shared solutions are needed to start a new chapter of global ocean action, and revert the tipping point we are about to reach. 

Our first Horizon Europe project SURPASS just kicked off
Our first Horizon Europe project SURPASS just kicked off

On the 6th and 7th of July 2022, Geonardo’s first Horizon Europe project SURPASS kicked off in the European Green Capital, Grenoble, France.

COLLECTiEF GENERAL ASSEMBLY: A YEAR IN THE PROJECT
COLLECTiEF GENERAL ASSEMBLY: A YEAR IN THE PROJECT
One year into the project, the COLLECTiEF team was able to reunite for the first in-person General Assembly and discuss the project's progress, as well as future steps.
OTTER at the Festival of the New European Bauhaus
OTTER at the Festival of the New European Bauhaus
Between 9 and 11 June, the OTTERs took part in the Festival of the New European Bauhaus, a celebration of the new creative movement that brings together art, science, culture and technology to create a better Europe under the motto "Beautiful Sustainable Together".
GEONARDO at Greenovate! Europe 30th General Assembly
GEONARDO at Greenovate! Europe 30th General Assembly

After a three-year absence, the Greenovate! Europe (G!E) summer networking reception and face-to-face General Assembly returned on 16-17 June 2022, hosted at the Renewable Energy House, Brussels.

A sneak peek into our participation at CINEA's session on Women in the Blue Economy!
A sneak peek into our participation at CINEA's session on Women in the Blue Economy!

The European Maritime Day took place in Ravenna, Italy last May 19-20th and we were there to discuss the importance of creating opportunities for Women in the Blue Economy in the frame of the launching of CINEA's call in the subject. 

Check out the summary video we prepared for you with the main discussions. 

The New European Bauhaus is around the corner!
The New European Bauhaus is around the corner!
Join our project OTTER to the festival for reimagining Europe around beauty, sustainability, and inclusiveness.
Urban circular bioeconomy practices and the CEE region webinar
Urban circular bioeconomy practices and the CEE region webinar

A successful webinar on urban circular bioeconomy practices in the CEE region was held on the 13th of May, hosted by Greenovate! Europe and Geonardo. The webinar was organized under the framework of the SCALIBUR project and had presenters from Hungary, Slovenia and Slovakia.

GEO attended the first in-person EUCANWin! project meeting
GEO attended the first in-person EUCANWin! project meeting

During  the 17-18th of May EUCANWin! partners met in Helsinki to discuss the latest progress and next steps of the project.

Save our Ocean, Protect our Future: Geonardo is going to the high-level UN Ocean Conference
Save our Ocean, Protect our Future: Geonardo is going to the high-level UN Ocean Conference
The Ocean Conference, co-hosted by the Governments of Kenya and Portugal, comes at a critical time as the world is seeking to address many of the deep-rooted problems of our societies laid bare by the COVID-19 pandemic and which will require major structural transformations and common shared solutions that are anchored in the SDGs. To mobilize action, the Conference will seek to propel much-needed science-based innovative solutions aimed at starting a new chapter of global ocean action.