BBA Webinars

Miguel Leal

From Science to communication: why and how to make a science-based pitch

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Science communication

We are living in a golden age of communication and more than ever science communication has a key role in informing and inspiring the public about scientific knowledge

Science-based pitch

Getting a message through to investors and clients, or raising awareness can be really hard for scientists and technological-based entrepreneurs to reach out to their target audience

Science Crunchers

This company is turning the communication paradigm by producing scientific content in a clear and concise way. Do you want to know how? Don´t miss the webinar

André Facote

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Marine litter

In the next webinar, we will be talking about the innovative solutions to tackle marine litter and plastic pollution impacting oceans and seas

From pollution to solution

André Facote will explore how SKIZO is transforming marine litter into upcycled innovative and versatile materials to be used in the textile industry

Sustainability

SKIZO showcases how waste material can be used to create new products while promoting a positive social and environmental impact

Rui Quinta

How to design future-proof brands?

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Branding

In this webinar, we will explore how to shape a unique company culture through brand creation

Impact of a brand

Rui Quinta will talk about challenges behind the brand building and how the brand impacts everything around a product of the business

Sustainable Brands

In this webinar, we are invited to reflect on how the future is influencing the ways we manifest ourselves through branding, provided by conscious decision-making

André de Almeida Santos

Funding innovation in the Blue Economy

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Indico Blue Fund

In this webinar, Indico Capital Partners will present the Venture Capital and growth equity Blue Fund to invest in innovative solutions fostering Ocean Sustainability and Blue Biotechnology

FUnding stages

André de Almeida Santos will showcase Indico capital available from pre-seed to expansion stages, highlighting some advice to raise capital

Blue Economy sectors & impact

It will be explained the sort of impact that Indico Partners is looking for to address a positive contribution both to the economy and the planet

Goreti Oliveira & Carlos Brandão

Acceleration of solar drying in the Blue Economy

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solar drying

In this webinar, Goreti and Carlos will talk about solar dehydration and the innovation that this solution brings as efficient alternative of energy for different applications

Solar Dehydrator

The technical characteristics and functions of the solar dehydrator developed by Chatron as part of the Portugal 2020 project S2D Dehydrator will be highlighted

Solar dryers in Blue Economy

It will be demonstrated how solar dehydrator can provide sustainable solutions to the different players from the bioresources and blue biotechnology value chain

Joana Laranjeira Silva

Microalgae as a Future Food: Allmicroalgae, a Case Study

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Microalgae growth in large scale

In this webinar, Joana will provide an overview of microalgae production and the potential of microalgae valorization in different sectors

Microalgae & Nutrition

It will be highlighted how microalgae can be a game-changer for food providing a sustainable source of omega-3 fatty acids, protein, and other essential nutrients

Microalgae & R&D approach

It will be demonstrated how important it is the R&D beyond the target production of microalgae

RUBEN JORGE


How does the Blue Bioeconomy interfere with the planetary boundaries?

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Planetary Boundaries

This webinar will give an overview of the planetary boundaries that have been exceeded due to human actions

Blue Bio Economy

It will be highlighted the Blue Bioeconomy activities interferences - both positively and negatively - with those boundaries, including impact on decarbonization

Avoiding Green (Blue) Washing

It will be demonstrated how to handle environmental impacts avoiding lack of clarity, deception, and useless costs

RITA RIBEIRO ROQUE

SIFIDE - Transforming R&D projects into Tax Credits

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WHAT IS SIFIDE?

This webinar will provide an overview of this fiscal incentive scheme in its technical and financial strands

ELIGIBLE PROJECTS AND ACTIVITIES

It will be explained the types of projects and activities that can be considered under the scope of SIFIDE incentive

STRUCTURING YOUR PROPOSAL

It will be demonstrated the services that can help you preparing the proposal

NUNO CUNHA


Funding opportunities in Horizon Europe for Blue Bio-based projects

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FUnding Opportunities

This webinar will showcase funding opportunities available in Horizon Europe and related with Blue growth

Interactive Approach

It will be presented an overview of funding calls explaining the scope and outcomes required in each call

AAVANZ

It will demonstrate the services to bluebiotech SMEs and start-ups

NELSON GONÇALVES



Technological innovation as the engine of the
Blue Economy

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Technological innovation

This webinar will show how technological innovation is driving a more sustainable blue economy

INEGI'S COMMITMENT

It will demonstrate INEGI´s commitment to promote and contribute to sustainable growth of the aquaculture sector

SUSTAINABLE AQUACULTURE

It will showcase some examples of aquaculture projects that INEGI is involved

NUNO MEDINA



Aquafeed & petfood nutritional options in a circular and sustainable economy

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By-products and feed

The webinar will show examples of collection, treatment and valorization of animal reliable and competitive by-products in the feed industry

NutritionAL and sustainable feed

It will explain how to reach both nutritional and sustainable integrated food solutions, accessible to all types of businesses

THE EXAMPLE OF Aquasoja and Savinor

It will showcase the example of Aquasoja and Savinor UTS of Soja de Portugal

NUNO OLIVEIRA

The Blue side of nature based economy

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ENVIRONMENTAL CHALLENGES

The greatest challenges we face today and why is essential to address them now and adequately

bIODIVERSITY AND BLUE BIOECONOMY

How managing fresh and salt water ecosystems under the scope of the natural capital and bioeconomy provides multiple options for a Nature Based Economy

VALUING ECOSYSTEM SERVICES

Ways to assess and better understand the economic value of ecosystem services and natural capital in order to make Nature more “visible” to the economy

RAQUEL MARTINS

A good video
tells more than
a thousand words

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THE POWER OF VIDEO

A good video tells more than a thousand words, either if it is to promote your company in an institutional video or your research/mission in a documentary.

COMMUNICATION AND OCEAN LITERACY

How can a film festival raise awareness on social development and environmental responsibility and how to bring attention to the ocean

TESTIMONIALS ARE YOUR BEST ASSETS

How to use first hand testimonials to reach your marketing goals and to inspire ocean advocates.

JOÃO RITO

Reaching high sustainability standards in fish aquaculture

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Real bad and good examples

Just like in any other activity there are bad examples that spoil the industry and good examples to follow. It’s important to distinguish both.

Technology & sustainability

In which way is technology able to improve aquaculture’s practices and sustainability? Here are some examples.

The example of seaentia

How can a startup play a sustainability role in the industry? SEAentia is paving its way to thrive, grow and lead by example.

BRUNO PIRES

Blue Economy SME Window: investing in Blue Innovation

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objectives of the call

This webinar will present a funding opportunity for SMEs in Blue Economy. It will be focused on describing the objectives of the call.

Scope and activities

It will addres the scope and the activities to be funded

eligibility criteria

It will show the eligibility criteria and explain the application process.

DIOGO OLIVEIRA

Flow Manufacturing - Industry 4.0 for seafood processing industries

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MES Software for Industry 4.0

This webinar will bring awareness about the role of a Manufacturing Execution System within an Industry 4.0 strategy.

Traceability and Food Safety

It will addres the importance that MES software has on producing real-time information, paper-free.

Seafood industries in Industry 4.0

It will present some of the R&D projects and seafood industries that are already using Flow Manufacturing!

RITA SOUSA

Investing in next-generation sustainable blue businesses led by mission-driven entrepreneurs

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Introducing Blue Pioneers

This webinar will introduce you to an early stage Venture Capital Fund that is looking to invest in sustainable blue economy tech ventures

SHOW WHAT IT TAKES

It will explain what is the focus and belief expected from a Blue Pioneer

BECOME A PARTNER

It will show why and how to partner with the fund.

DUARTE COSTA &
MIGUEL J. MARTINS

Sustainable Investments: Not a Trend anymore, a Way of Living

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Sustainability & Value Creation

The webinar will show the link between Sustainability and Value Creation.

Redefine Metrics & Business Models

Will show how companies can redefine Metrics and Business Models to fit sustainability requirements

Financing the Future Today

It will also show how to get proper finance tailored to your sustainability values

HELENA ABREU

The World of Sustainable Seaweed Aquaculture

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SEAWEED AQUACULTURE IN EUROPE

Will cover topics related to seaweed aquaculture in Europe.

species & uses

Will showcase the main species of seaweed farmed and their uses.

THE CASE OF ALGAPLUS

It will also explore the case of ALGAplus, a land-based seaweed farming from Portugal.

MANUEL NINA

Horizon Europe:
The new European Commission’s Research support grants
2021-2027

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Clusters & missions

Will show what are the Clusters and Missions for the new research framework

EIC pathfinder

Give insights on the European Innovation Council Pathfinder program.

eic ACCELERATOR

Give insights on the European Innovation Council Accelerator program.

NUNO BRITO JORGE

A different way of financing the Blue Economy

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How it works

Will show how to use an online investment platform that connects investors with sustainable projects.

Benefits of crowdlending

Will explain what is a crowdlending platform and what are the benefits of using such platform.

Crowdlending and blue economy

Will showcase a practical crowdlending project in Blue Economy and how can others join the process.

ANDRÉ FARIA

How to champion your blue biotech
business idea

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IDEATION

Will address what to expect on the Blue Bio Value Ideation program;

ACCELERATION

Will address what to expect on the Blue Bio Value Acceleration program;

HOW TO PITcH

Will showcase the best tips to deliver a successful pitch of your business idea and how to improve your communication skills.

LUÍS COSTA

Microalgae:
a Sustainable Future

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production

Will address basic concepts of microalgae production and its composition;

application

Will show the most commonly used microalgae for commercial applications;

technology

Will show the best technologies available on the market to explore this sustainable raw material.

DORA FAZEKAS & SÉRGIO ALVES

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portugal 2020

Will address the different schemes which Portuguese entities can apply for.

horizon 2020

Will showcase implemented projects and the call for opportunities still available for application.

horizon europe

Will provide insights on the new EU DG RTD Framework Programme for 2021-2027

ANA DANIEL

Technological Surveillance: How and Why?

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intelectual property

Will cover basic concepts related to the protection of intellectual property;

Surveillance techniques

Will cover important technological surveillance techniques for the biotech industry field;

FUTURE trends

Will address trechniques that allow to identify future trends in certain fields.