20 June – EU4Algae: a new Algae Initiative  – co-organized with Systemic and Submariner 

Where: Renaissance hotel Brussels (Marriott) | Rue du Parnasse 19 | 1050 Brussels | Belgium, Brussels

or online (Hybrid)

Concept programme

Where: Renaissance hotel Brussels (Marriott) | Rue du Parnasse 19 | 1050 Brussels | Belgium

or online (Hybrid)


Sunday 19/6/2022 20.00 – 23.00 Welcome and networking dinner (upon registration) in the Poet (Renaissance Hotel)

Monday 20/6/2022

9.00 Opening of the Hybrid Workshop / Webinar – Jean-Paul Cadoret (EABA)

9.15 EU4Algae – EU flagship project on algae – Motivations and expected outcome – Maris Stulgis (European Commission -DG Mare)

9.45 Presentation of EU4Algae project – Objective and work programme –  João Heitor de Avila Santos (EurA)

10.15 Presentations about the role of each project partner (5 min. x) EABA, EurA, Sustemiq, S.Pro, Technopolis 

10.15 – 11.15 Break

11.15 Presentation of the EU4Algae Survey and inquiries about the algae sector – Jasper Havermans (EurA)

11.45 Presentation of bottlenecks in the algae biomass sector – Jean-Paul Cadoret (EABA)

12.15 Round table and debate

13.00 Lunch and networking


EU4Algae (European Algae Stakeholder Platform) info session


14:30 Welcome to the participants and opening speech – (CINEA / DG MARE)

15:00 EU4Algae in Practice – João Heitor de Avila Santos (EurA)

15:30 EU4Algae Online Forum / Website and Next Steps – Jasper Havermans (EurA)

16:00 Working Groups Overview – João Heitor de Avila Santos (EurA)

16:15 Working Groups Breakout Rooms – Part 1 (3 Working Groups) – Lead Facilitators

16:30 Break

17:00 Working Groups Breakout Rooms – Part 2 (4 Working Groups) – Lead Facilitators

17:30 Working Groups Wrap-up and Q&A – Lead Facilitators

17:00 Closing Remarks – Maris Stulgis and representatives from the EU4Algae consortium

17:30 End of workshop / webinar


This programme is subject to changes

Chair: Maris Stulgis, Policy Officer European Commission

DG MARE – Blue bioeconomy, algae, marine aquaculture – currently I am driving forward EU Algae initiative

Fees Brussels: Fees for this webinar are €599 (regular fee) and €399 for EABA members. The fees will be increased €100 five days prior to the webinar. EABA members make use of the reduced membership rate. First click ‘Yes I am a member’ and your membership number will be shown, if not please use your membership number as found on your EABA invoice in the registration form to obtain the reduced fee. When you are interested to become a member, please ask. For more info: lisandra.meinerz@eaba-association.org.

There is a dinner the evening before, please register to participate for this dinner (can be with an extra person), there is an extra charge. And let us have your dieet wishes please.

Fees online: Not able to come to Brussels? Then there is an option to follow the livestream. The fee is € 150 for members and € 195 for non EABA members.

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