published on 9 November 2018

The CEI-Executive Secretariat is seeking participants to join the 2nd Cross-Field Visit of the BLUE_BOOST project, taking place in Patras, Greece on 5 December 2018 (see Annex II “Programme of the Cross-Field Visit”).

BLUE_BOOST- funded under the INTERREG ADRION Programme - aims at boosting the innovation potential of traditional and emerging Blue Growth and Blue Economy sectors clusters in the Adriatic-Ionian region. the partners’ network from 7 maritime territories will focus on transnational and cross-sectoral cooperation and innovation of maritime clusters through knowledge sharing and a community-based approach.

Within the project’s activities, a cycle of 7 transnational Cross-Field Visits will be organised for an “in loco understanding” of:

  • innovation structures;
  • successful showcases;
  • initiatives of interaction and cooperation among local institutional/non-institutional innovation actors working in traditional and emerging maritime sectors.

For the 2nd Cross-Field Visit, a Call for Expression of Interest has been launched to identify 4 stakeholders to compose the delegation from the Friuli Venezia Giulia Region. Eligible applicants are private bodies (professionals included), public bodies or governance bodies (public administration), research bodies and innovation actors active in the field of fisheries and aquaculture.

Deadline: Monday, 26 November 2018 at 1 PM.

For more information: please consult the Terms of Reference and the Application Form below.

Contacts: Alessandro Lombardo (; Ana Aligrudic (