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SeaDataNet awarded with the "Les Etoiles De l'Europe" Trophy!

The SeaDataNet project, one of the initiatives Blue-Cloud has been in contact with to establish synergy, won the prestigious prize "Les Etoiles de l'Europe". Read more!

Register for the Blue-Cloud Hackathon and win prizes!

Gear up at your own pace over a 3-week ideation journey, join a 3-day virtual hackathon and win up to €60,000 in prizes! Register now for the Blue-Cloud hackathon.

Setting sail with the Blue-Cloud Data Discovery and Access Service

The beta version of the Blue-Cloud Data Discovery and Access Service is online! Test this framework for finding, discovering and accessing marine environmental data and data products, built upon existing European marine data repositories, infrastructures and data services, and made possible thanks to the sharing and input of expertise and best practice from key actors in the European marine data space.

Fostering collaborative Open Science in the marine domain - New Blue-Cloud video online!

The Blue-Cloud consortium has produced a new video to introduce the infrastructures involved in this journey, as well as the core services developed to foster Open Science in the marine domain, in support of a sustainable blue economy. Watch it now!

Nourishing Blue Economy and Sharing Ocean Knowledge: Blue-Cloud contributes to policy brief with key ocean science initiatives

Blue-Cloud is one of ten innovative EU projects to build ocean observation systems that provide input for evidence-based management of the ocean and the Blue Economy, which have joined forces in the strong cluster ‘Nourishing Blue Economy and Sharing Ocean Knowledge’. Under the lead of the EuroSea project, the group published a joint policy brief listing recommendations for sustainable ocean observation and management. The policy brief was presented to the European Commission on 15 October 2021.

Blue-Cloud strengthening interoperability with EOSC through the EGI federated login

The Blue-Cloud has been made accessible via the EGI federation of identities, one of the main logins for the wider EOSC ecosystem, allowing Blue-Cloud users to use their credentials to access any other EOSC services such as the EOSC Portal.  

Implementing Open Science approaches in marine research: Blue-Cloud article published in Ecological Informatics

"An Open Science approach to infer fishing activity pressure on stocks and biodiversity from vessel tracking data", an article written by the Blue-Cloud team, was featured in Volume 64 of Ecological Informatics. Learn more about this Open Science integration approach for vessel tracking data.

High quality long-term biodiversity and ecosystem data series: Blue-Cloud at EMB's Third Thursday Science

The Blue-Cloud demonstrator Zoo & Phytoplankton EOV Products was introduced by Michiel Vandegehuchte from VLIZ at the 19 August episode of the EMB's series of webinars on marine science for the UN Ocean Decade.

In support of OceanTech and a sustainable Blue Economy

Blue-Cloud was mentioned in an article on the French website Maddyness, covering the relevance of ocean data for OceanTech ranging from energy to food and transport.

The benefits of federating blue data infrastructures: an interview with Toste Tanhua

Toste Tanhua, Blue-Cloud ESEB member and EuroSea coordinator, has provided his point of view about Blue data infrastructures and the importance of creating connections with international players for their integration. Read more!

All-Atlantic Data Enterprise 2030: Upscaling research and innovation in the Atlantic basin

The All-Atlantic Data Enterprise 2030 (AA-DATA2030) Joint Pilot Action aims at creating a one-stop, user-friendly transatlantic platform for gathering natural, social, and social-scientific data: the All-Atlantic Ocean Data Space (AAODS). Discover how it is related to Blue-Cloud

Call for researchers: Help build the EOSC ecosystem

The EOSC Future project is looking for 200+ science champions to help co-design and finetune EOSC services and products.