The BIG Working Group is focused on providing support to R&I regional strategies and priorities on blue growth. Foster participation in EU initiatives and programmes, taking into account S3, KET and sea basin strategies. 


Next Working Group

Blue Circular Economy WG

Friday, September 15, 2017 -
10:00 to 12:30
Norway House, Rue Archimède 17, Brussels
The next BIO and BIG joint WG will take place on 15th September and will focus on blue circular economy and to innovative technologies/methods/products and research to maximise and protect marine resources. DG ENVE and DG RTD will be invited to describe the European framework, regulations and state of play. 3 regional case studies in marine waste, waste and bioeconomy and food safety, all in a circular economy perspective, will be presented. A draft agenda will follow soon.