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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March 25, 2019
Blue Bio Value Business Accelerator BLUE BIO VALUE OPENS APPLICATIONS PERIOD FOR ITS SECOND EDITION   The Oceano Azul Foundation and the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation announce the opening of the second edition of the Blue Bio Value Acceleration Program. The application period runs until June 21st and the entrepreneurs can submit their projects at www.bluebiovalue.pt.   The initiative aims to [...]
January 23, 2019
Education for a Blue Generation Unprecedented education programme brings ocean literacy to Portuguese classrooms.   Oceano Azul Foundation, Oceanário de Lisboa, the Portuguese Directorate-General of Education and the Municipality of Mafra, present the pilot program “Education for a Blue Generation.”   This educational programme aims to transform Portugal’s future generations into European citizens who are committed to sustainability and the [...]
July 20, 2018
“If it doesn’t go in the bin, it goes in the sea” COTONETE BEATA EMBALAGEM OCEANO AZUL FOUNDATION, OCEANÁRIO DE LISBOA AND OLÁ TOGETHER AGAIN TO REDUCE WASTE IN THE OCEAN   The Oceano Azul Foundation and Oceanário de Lisboa launched the second edition of the “If it doesn't go in the bin it goes in the sea” campaign. The aim of the initiative is to raise [...]