Matchmaking: Blue Growth

Matchmaking in the area of maritime technologies for observation and monitoring of the Ocean

The Directorate General for Maritime Policy is organizing a Matchmaking in the area of Maritime Technologies for Observation and Monitoring of the Ocean, to be held on 6th December 2019, at IPMA – Instituto Português do Mar e da Atmosfera, I.P., Magellan Auditorium, Av. Dr. Alfredo Magalhães Ramalho, Nº6, 1495-006 Lisboa-Portugal.

The main objective of this event is to promote bilateral partnerships and identify cooperation opportunities for Norwegian, Icelandic, Liechtenstein and Portuguese entities operating in the Blue Economy sector under the Blue Growth Programme, more specifically the development of technologies dedicated to the observation and monitoring of the marine environment, considering both physical and chemical as well as biological aspects, which can be applied to improve ocean data and knowledge.

The Blue Growth Programme's main objective is to increase value creation and sustainable growth in the Portuguese blue economy. In addition, the intention is to increase research and promote education and training in marine and maritime areas.


Registration for the event and application for travel expenses must be made through the website:


Deadline for submission of registration and application for travel expenses: 2nd December 2019


See the Program

For B2B Matchmaking Meeting Schedule see attached list

Attention! The Programme Operator ( should be informed of scheduled meetings (with whom and at what time).


Application Documents