ValorMar - Integral Valorization of Marine Resources: Potential, Technological Innovation and New Applications










The project ValorMar - Integral Valorization of Marine Resources: Potential, Technological Innovation and New Applications will develop innovative technological solutions that will increase the valorisation and efficient use of marine resources through the integration of value chains, based on the circular economy concept, and combining: aquaculture, food industry, biomedical, pharmaceutical and cosmetics.

The main objective of ValorMar is the valorisation of marine resources through the research, development and demonstration of new products and the improvement of the productive processes, proposing innovative solutions that lead to the creation of new healthy food products using innovative, efficient and sustainable technologies

The Project, which involves 18 companies and 13 I&D entities, is funded by the program Portugal 2020 (SI&IDT) and started in October of 2017. It will be completed in September of 2020.

Funding programme: Sistema de Incentivos à Investigação e Desenvolvimento Tecnológico (SI I&DT) | Programas Mobilizadores (Aviso 10/SI/2016)

Project Code: POCI-01-0247-FEDER-024517
 
Final Decision: 27/06/2018
 
Duration: 01-10-2017 - 30-09-2020
 
Total Budget: 8.043.392,62 €
Fórum Oceano' s Budget: 82.969,17 €
 
FEDER funding: 5.475.707,39 €
FEDER funding - Fórum Oceano: 62.226,88 €

Partnership: SONAE, Fórum Oceano, CIIMAR, AlgaPlus, A Poveira, Bivalvia, CCMAR, CPC, CVR, CMP, Docapesca, Foodintech, Fourmag, Hidromod, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, INEGI, iBET, IPMA, IPVC, Navia, Necton, Piscicultura do Vale da Lama, Riasearch, Sorgal, Sparos, SPI, Escola Superior de Biotecnologia da U. Católica, Universidade de Aveiro, Universidade do Minho and Universidade do Porto.
- Website: http://valormar.pt/

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