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  • Press Releases

    Competition Winners Announced!

    Published: Monday, July 16, 2018

    The award winning Circular Ocean project has today announced the winners of its Innovation Competition 2018. Two winners have been selected, representing innovative, creative and inspiring re-use idea...[]

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    Business Advice Webinar

    Published: Tuesday, June 26, 2018

    Date:   9th July 2018

    Location:   ONLINE

    Have you considered creating new products or business opportunities from fishing nets, ropes or components?   Join Circular Ocean partner Martin Charter, Professor of Innovation & Sustainabil...[]

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  • Events

    Ocean Wealth Summit, Galway

    Published: Tuesday, June 26, 2018

    28th & 29th June 2018 Now in its fifth year, the Our Ocean Wealth Summit forms a key part of the Irish Government’s integrated marine plan – Harnessing Our Ocean Wealth. Investing in M...[]

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    Circular Ocean Knowledge Base Report now available

    Published: Thursday, June 7, 2018

    Circular Ocean partners at The Centre for Sustainable Design (UK) has today published useful took for those seeking to create value from waste fishing gear. The report offers a comprehensive review of...[]

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    New EU rules to reduce marine litter

    Published: Monday, May 28, 2018

    With the amount of harmful plastic litter in oceans and seas growing ever greater, the European Commission is proposing new EU-wide rules to target the 10 single-use plastic products most often found ...[]

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    Blue Invest: EU plays business matchmaker for start-ups in the blue econom

    Published: Friday, May 18, 2018

    Hundreds of innovative entrepreneurs and leading investors from across Europe are gathered in Brussels yesterday, looking for partners to create sustainable economic growth from our seas and oceans. W...[]

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    Sign up for FREE Business Advice

    Published: Thursday, May 17, 2018

    Date:   4th June 2018

    Location:   ONLINE

    Have you considered creating new products or business opportunities from fishing nets, ropes or components?   Join Circular Ocean partner Martin Charter, Professor of Innovation & Sustainabil...[]

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    New Funding Call for Irish SME’s

    Published: Thursday, May 10, 2018

    Ireland’s Marine Institute have announced the launch of the Industry-Led Awards 2018 under the Marine Research Programme.  The Industry-Led call is intended to address a need in the Irish SME ...[]

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  • Events

    Sharing Knowledge & Solutions in Ålesund

    Published: Monday, April 30, 2018

      The 2nd international Circular Ocean conference in Ålesund 18th-19th of April 2018 gathered over 70 actors from industry, government, NGOs and academia to discuss circular business models and fish...[]

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