7th May 2014
EUROFLEETS2 was present in an event hosted by the Italian Ministery of Foreign Affairs, Rome, Italy on the 14 of April 2014, where Michele Rebesco, OGS representative, made a presentation that aimed at the promotion of EUROFLEETS2 activities and in particular: funded PREPARED cruise; activity within NA2 – “Flagship initiative for polar access” (in general and by OGS in particular regarding D3.3); activity of OGS Explora and proposals for polar cruises. Also in this conference EUROFLEETS Booklets
1st April 2014
Gathering more than sixty scientists and research fleets operators from all European eco-regions, the GA Meeting of the European project EUROFLEETS2 is currently being held in Rome, Italy, at the invitation of the National Research Council (CNR).
14th January 2014
The Deadline for Application has been extended until the 20 JANUARY 2014. A preparatory workshop for the EUROFLEETS2 ship-time Calls, organized within the EUROFLEETS2 programme, will be held in Tallinn, Estonia from 18th to 20th February 2014. The workshop aims at supporting emerging researchers in writing competitive proposals for ship-time and providing acquaintance to the available vessels, equipment and instrumentation. The workshop specifically aims at encouraging the participation of scien
17th December 2013
A new OECD publication entitled “Commercialising Public Research: New Trends and Strategies” was released this month. The way in which universities and public research institutions engage with business to take science from the lab to the market is rapidly evolving. This OECD publication looks closely at this evolution and provides a comprehensive review of government and institutional level policies aimed at enhancing the transfer, exploitation and commercialisation of public research results. T
28th November 2013
The EUROFLEETS2 Consortium is pleased to announce thatwithin the EUROFLEETS2 Project 3 projects upon 6 eligiblereceived projects (corresponding to a 50% “success rate”) will getaccess to 21 days at sea fully funded by the EC. For more information on the “Polar and Subpolar” ship-time 2013 call results and the abstracts of the funded projects please see.
18th November 2013
Young scientists and PhD students of Marine Related Sciences A preparatory workshop for the EUROFLEETS2 ship-time Calls, organized within the EUROFLEETS2 programme, will be held in Tallinn, Estonia from 18th to 20th February 2014. The workshop aims at supporting emerging researchers in writing competitive proposals for ship-time and providing acquaintance to the available vessels, equipment and instrumentation. The workshop specifically aims at encouraging the participation of scientists from co
26th July 2013
A new study has highlighted how better access to interoperable marine data can support growth in the blue economy by stimulating innovation and reducing uncertainty in knowledge of the sea’s behaviour. A brief summary showing how it could contribute to better design of aquaculture cages, management of coastal erosion, protection of subsea cables and navigational safety is also available. For more information see: Study Summary
5th July 2013
We regret to inform that due to the limited number of applications received, the planned preparatory workshop has been postponed. A new call for another workshop with different dates will be published on the EUROFLEETS webpage in the near future.
24th June 2013
The EUROFLEETS consortium (24 institutions from 16 countries) had its Final Conference on the 13th. After 4 years of intensive work innovative results were shared with all interested actors in the optimisation, development and usage of marine research infrastructures. The EUROFLEETS Final Conference took place at the Auditorium of the Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences, in Brussels and included the presentation of main results of EUROFLEETS(1) and some prospects on our new project EUROF
27th May 2013
Due to a technical failure on the submission page, the deadline of the polar and sub-polar call has been extended until Monday 27th of May, 23:59h. For more information please consult: Polar & Subpolar Call 2013