The New Era of Blue Enlightenment
The New Era of Blue Enlightenment event took place on 12-14 July 2017 in Lisbon, Portugal. Matís took part in this important event as coordinator of EU funded projects; dr. Anna K. Danielsdottir, MareFrame and dr. Gudmundur Stefansson, PrimeFish.
Yet another project Matís is coordinating and focuses on the ecosystems of the Atlantic Ocean is the Horizon 2020 project FarFish.
The high-level ministerial event was hosted by the Commissioner Moedas, to celebrate the launch of the South Atlantic Research and Innovation Flagship Initiative between the European Union, Brazil and South Africa, aiming to better understand and protect marine ecosystems and the link between oceans and climate.