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PERISCOPE project takes robotics companies to the ORCA Hub in Scotland

18 October 2018

ORCA Hub, one of Europe's most interesting innovation actions in offshore robotics, AI and autonomous systems, held its first Industry Day at Heriot-Watt University, Scotland on 10th October. The O…

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Linking innovations in blue growth with access to sources of finance, and leveraging the role of ports as poles – the key takeaways from European Week of Regions and Cities

18 October 2018

Against the maritime market trends of digitization, climate change, sustainability and increasing competition from Asia, a group of blue growth experts gathered during EWRC in Brussels on 9th October…

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PERISCOPE Partner Meeting – Entering a new project phase

02 October 2018

25th and 26th September the PERISCOPE partners were in Amsterdam for a project partner meeting to discuss the progress of the project and to prepare for the next phase.

Prior to the meetin…

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A Sketch Atelier in Groningen

28 September 2018

Within the PERISCOPE project, a Sketch Atelier was held in July on behalf of the ‘Kenniscentrum Biobased Economy (KCBBE)’ of the Hanze University of Applied Sciences Groningen. Hanze University has b…

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Over the last fifteen years, EMEC has expanded and diversified its testing facilities, attracting wave and tidal energy developers from around the globe

21 September 2018

PERISCOPE interviews Catrin Sutherland of EMEC, the European wave and tidal testing facility.

EMEC is the world’s leading centre for testing wave and tidal energy converters at sea; more m…

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PERISCOPE project collates European Blue Growth Calls

20 September 2018

have been identified and put together as part of the PERISCOPE project. These are used by the regional partners to inform their members. T…

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Connecting the Dutch maritime sector internationally

20 September 2018

Marnix Krikke, from the Association of Netherlands Maritime Industry, explains why they are involved in the PERISCOPE project and uses offshore wind farms as an example.

NML works closely …

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Hanze University’s Bottom Up Business Opportunities (BUBO)

19 September 2018

In this video, PERISCOPE interviews Egbert Dommerholt of Hanze University regarding their interest in the entrepreneurial discovery process, and how they interpret this in their unique BUBO approac…

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Equinor considers constructing a floating wind farm to power North Sea oilfields

18 September 2018

GCE NODE was at the Offshore Northern Seas (ONS 2018) event in Stavanger last month to promote the PERISCOPE project

The event coincided with news from Equinor that it would be explori…

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