Call for projects Enhance Microalgae

August 24, 2018

The EnhanceMicroAlgae is a Project funded by Interreg Atlantic Area Programme. It aims to contribute to the competitiveness of the microalgae-based industry in the Atlantic Area through the transfer of technological and economic expertise to the commercial sector. This project will facilitate information transfer between a panel of experts and companies specialising in different areas like; nutritional, cosmetic, pharmaceutical, thus, encouraging business cooperation among the different countries.

This consortium offers a wide range of skills and interests, with strong track records for science, production and exploitation of microalgae throughout the Atlantic Area. We will: – Undertake a comprehensive analysis of skills, skill gaps and opportunities in the microalgae sector – Develop case studies, supported by Decision Support Tools, to increase economic performance and competitiveness with the transfer of know-how from academic and technological centres to SMEs – Analyze critical factors of operation from an environmental point of view – Incorporate nanotechnology/new technologies (emerging and/or transferred from other sectors) to microalgae sector – Encourage the creation of spin-offs and self-employment.

Looking for a partner to help you kick your project in the microalgae industry? EnhanceMicroAlgae is the project you’ve been waiting for. Chosen projects will be supported at three different levels:

– Acceleration Program

– Support in Funding Rounds

– Access to a Mentoring and Hosting Program.

Apply today and start building the future!