25/03/15: EU Project MARIBE kicks off

On March 10-11th, the inaugural meeting for the Horizon 2020 project MARIBE was held in Cork, Ireland.


MARIBE (Marine Investment in the Blue Economy) aims to identify business opportunities and develop business models for promoting growth of Europe's maritime economy (the so-called ‘Blue Growth'), in the areas of marine renewable energy, aquaculture, marine biotechnology, deep-sea mining, and multi-use maritime platforms.


eCOAST joins a consortium led by University College Cork with partners from Ireland, Italy, Spain, Malta, the Netherlands, and the UK.