News & Events Archive 2019

News & Events Archive 2019

23 Oct 2019
November 13-15, Washington, DC
23 Oct 2019
7th - 10th January, 2020, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
23 Oct 2019
12-13 November 2019, Porto, Portugal
4 Oct 2019
22-24. October 2019, Reykjavík Iceland. This event is by Invitation Only.
24 Sep 2019

This year’s theme: UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, Clusters & the Triple Helix

The UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development was adopted in 2015 with 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). It is a plan of action for people, planet and prosperity. Of particular note for BTW2019 are:

  • SDG6: Clean Water & Sanitation

  • SDG7: Affordable & Clean Energy

  • SDG14: Life below Water

  • SDG17: Partnerships for the Goals

24 Sep 2019
Promoting food security and new value chains in aquaculture. Wednesday, October 9 10:30 -17:30, Berlin, Germany
24 Sep 2019
Aquaculture Europe 2019 will be held at ESTREL Congress Center in Berlin, Germany from October 7-10, 2019
22 Aug 2019
Twenty-three Youth Ambassadors from countries connected to the Atlantic Ocean will participate in a Summer School at the Marine Institute, Galway from today, Friday 23rd to Tuesday 27th August 2019.
22 Aug 2019
All-Atlantic Ocean Youth Ambassador Programme Summer School 23-27 August
World Microbiome Day
20 Jun 2019
AORA CSA celebrated World Microbiome Day on June 27th with a Marine Microbiome focused workshop in Brussels led by our Icelandic partners RANNÍS. This was the first AORA trilateral dialogue on Marine Microbiome with representatives from Canada, Europe and the United States joining in the discussions.
18 Jun 2019
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY - INSTRUCTOR (OCEAN MAPPING), School of Ocean Technology, Marine Institute of Memorial University, St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada
17 Jun 2019
At a recent workshop (April 2019), the AORA Ecosystem Approach to Ocean Health and Stressors Working Group met to finalise their vision and roadmap for an international science plan on research directions, priorities, synergies, and complementarities in the North Atlantic.
9 Jun 2019
In its inaugural year, the 'Go Atlantic Blue' campaign has had an incredible response with more than 50 landmarks and buildings coming on board in Ireland alone. These include airports, State buildings, lighthouses, castles, aquariums and even a windmill.
Go Atlantic Blue
23 May 2019
Galway, 23 May, 2019: Famous buildings and landmarks across Ireland will ‘Go Atlantic Blue’ over the weekend 7-10 June to celebrate our connection to the Atlantic Ocean, as part of World Oceans Day. The global day (Saturday 8 June) connects people worldwide in celebrating the ocean, its importance in our lives and how each of us can protect it, no matter where we live.
17 Apr 2019
The Mindelo Arrangement signing took place during the Cabo Verde Ocean Week, organised by the Government of Cabo Verde. It opens new opportunities to harness the full potential of Cabo Verde's geographic location for the development of the Blue Economy.
8 Apr 2019
8 April, Henry Charnock Lecture Theatre, National Oceanography Centre, Southampton UK.
8 Apr 2019
16 May 2019 - 17 May 2019Lisbon, Portugal
31 Jan 2019
3-4 February 18. New Orleans, US.
31 Jan 2019
24-26 August 18. Biarritz, France.
31 Jan 2019
8-18 July 18. Montreal, Canada.