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The NSR is a crucial area for Europe's Blue Economy with marine resources, technologically- advanced industries, major port areas and increased offshore activities. Due to global drivers, the wider maritime, marine and offshore economies are exposed to profound challenges with some industries undergoing significant changes, including increased production (offshore wind in Denmark and Germany), as well as stagnation and decrease of production (oil & gas in UK and Norway) - the NSR is experiencing a period of considerable restructuring.
PERISCOPE aims at establishing a permanent innovation ecosystem in the North Sea Region to grow transnational innovation partnerships for sustainable business development in emerging blue markets.
PERISCOPE is a project co-funded by the North Sea Region Programme 2014 - 2020.
Latest Project News
Blue GIFT opens second call for applications for ocean energy demonstration – led by Periscope partner, EMEC21 January 2020
The Blue-GIFT (Blue Growth and Innovation Fast Tracked) project is pleased to announce the 2nd call for applications opened on 20th January 2020 …Read more
Fifteen companies and organizations met with the Norwegian Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries in Kristiansand this week in order to give inpu…Read more
A delegation from Japan, headed by Nippon Foundation, visited Periscope partner GCE NODE and NORCE to explore possibilities for further collaboration27 December 2019
“We are pleased to have taken one more step towards a joint project between relevant partners from Japan and Norway. Our goal is to further this par…Read more
Results from the Periscope project feed into the new ‘Purposeful MBA’ at Hanze University
Within the Periscope project, Hanze University has been…Read more
On November 27, Periscope held a Hackathon in Sweden focusing on opportunities in Digitalisation and Management of Big Data. The event was organized…Read more