Due to restrictions relevant to COVID-19, the PORTWIMS summer school has been postponed until further notice. New dates will be announced in due course




A Summer School dedicated to enhance skills on blue entrepreneurship, held at the same time that the Lisbon United Nations Ocean Conference 2020. It is promoted by the H2020 PORTWIMS Project  supported by three highly prestigious institutions for marine research, technology transfer and blue entrepreneurship: The Alfred Wegener Institute Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research (Germany), the Plymouth Marine Laboratory (UK) and the Marine and Environmental Sciences Centre (Portugal). The PORTWIMS Summer School counts also with the participations of keynote speakers from most relevant stakeholders in blue economy, from Venture Capital to PI and case studies of technology transfer. The PORTWIMS Summer School counts also with institutional support of the Direção Geral de Política do Mar - General Directorate of Marine Policy and the Lisbon University Rectory.


* to be determined. **Please note that the organization may be subject to changes depending on the evolution of the global situation of COVID-19.


Tuesday, 26 May, 2020 to Wednesday, 3 June, 2020