8th BioMarine International Business Convention
1-3 oct 2017, Rimouski Qc, Canada View Location

Feb 4

Message from Pr Manuel Pinto de Abreu

Pr Manuel Pinto de Abreu, Secretary of State for the Sea, Portuguese Government. With the extension of Portugal’s continental shelf and the consequent access to vast areas of the ocean and its resources, Portugal will gain a new dimension and with it an important responsibility regarding the sustainable development of these immense maritime areas and […]

Jan 30

Message from Dr. Pedro Reis, AICEP President

Dr. Pedro Reis, AICEP President “Blue Growth is a correct approach to a strategy that promotes smart, sustainable and inclusive growth in the maritime economy. It is a strategy that positions our seas and oceans as concrete drivers for the global economy. Portugal has a central, historical and geographical geoposition in the world economy, which […]

Jan 28

Oceano XXI President’s Message

Marine biotechnology or blue biotechnology is among the so-called new uses and resources of the sea constituting one of most promising maritime economic activities in the near future. For Portugal the marine biotechnology is an emerging sector, the existence of an extended maritime area might place Portugal as a major player in this industry. BioMarine […]

Jan 27

Joaquim Macedo de Sousa, Manager of Science and Technology, University of Aveiro

Joaquim Macedo de Sousa, Manager of Science and Technology, University of Aveiro, Coordinator and national Academia representative BioMarine 2014 “In Portugal there has been a growing recognition that the value of research lies in its use. Whereas scientific papers are an important academic indicator they cannot be considered as an indicator of use in the […]