Lisbon Center for Ocean Innovation

A new role for Lisbon on the ocean's themes.

Our goal

Within the Pillar of Capacity Building the Foundation is deemed to put forward actions that may contribute to the development of an environmentally sustainable new blue economy.

Initiative status
Stage 1 : Proposal
Initiative keywords
  • Bioeconomy
  • Environment
  • Lisbon
  • Ocean
  • Role
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Impact

Establish a new innovation centre based in Lisbon to host start-up companies focused on developing new and sustainable solutions for new uses of the sea, based on marine bioresources and marine biotechnology. The Lisbon Innovation Centre will provide support in areas like training, management, intellectual property and will promote the link between the scientific area and companies. This Program wishes to attract also international start-ups, creating an ecosystem of cross-fertilization.

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August 27, 2020
KIKAS JOINS JOANA SCHENKER AND FRANCISCO LUFINHA AS OCEANÁRIO DE LISBOA AND THE OCEANO AZUL FOUNDATION’S NEW OCEAN LEADER Professional athlete Frederico ‘Kikas’ Morais, the only Portuguese to compete in the World Surf League Championship and the first to join the Olympic team, is Oceanário de Lisboa and Oceano Azul Foundation’s most recent ‘Ocean Leader’. [...]
June 13, 2020
Nuno Vieira Matias (1939-2020) The Oceano Azul Foundation would like to show its deepest sympathies for the loss its Trustee, Almirante Vieira Matias. A member of the Board of the Foundation since its inception, he will always be remembered for his leadership skills, for his integrity and his courage. His unmatched personality and constant support deeply marked the Foundation. [...]
June 8, 2020
ANP | WWF & Oceano Azul Foundation for a Blue Economic Recovery in Portugal Declaration for a Blue Economy Recovery Lisbon, 8 June, 2020 – On this year's World Oceans Day, ANP|WWF and Oceano Azul Foundation launched the Declaration for a Blue Economy, defending the importance of the Ocean to be considered an integral part of a just and sustainable economic recovery for Portugal. In the Declaration, ANP|WWF and [...]