09 Jun 2022

Ocean observations and marine data in support of the EU Green Deal: a day at EMD 2022

A joint hybrid workshop at EMD 2022 organised by the H2020 projects EuroSea and Blue-Cloud and the EC marine data service EMODnet showcased success stories and use cases from the European (and Atlantic) marine data landscape, and charted the way forward for closer collaboration on ocean observation and marine data in the context of the EU Green Deal.

04 May 2022

Developing the Blue-Cloud Strategic Roadmap to 2030, together

The public consultation towards the Blue-Cloud Strategic Roadmap to 2030 has reached an important milestone: contributions have been gathered from nearly 100 stakeholders to shape policy recommendations for evolving Blue-Cloud as a thematic, cloud-based Open Science ecosystem for marine research into the future.

02 May 2022

The FAO FIRMS Global Tuna Atlas is out: a new view on fisheries data

The EU-funded H2020 project Blue-Cloud contributed to advancing the interoperability of fisheries data. The FAO FIRMS Global Tuna Atlas will support and improve fisheries management across the globe. 

22 Apr 2022

A Digital Twin of the Ocean by 2027: Impressions from the Digital Ocean Forum

Our impressions on the first Digital Ocean Forum held in Paris on 20-21 April, hosted by Mercator Ocean International, introducing the Digital Twin Ocean.

23 Feb 2022

What can marine researchers do with the Blue-Cloud Virtual Labs?

Blue-Cloud experts from VLIZ, GHER-Uliege, CNRS, Sorbonne University, EMBL-EBI, CMCC, IFREMER, FAO, CLS, have prepared a list of brief articles explaining what researchers can do within our current Virtual Labs.

21 Feb 2022

Blue-Cloud included in CORDIS "Restore our ocean and waters" synergy info pack

CORDIS has recently released a synergy info pack for the "Restore our ocean and waters" EU Mission, and Blue-Cloud was included in the list of projects to watch.

10 Feb 2022

Innovative aquaculture and marine wildlife tracking ideas awarded at the Blue-Cloud Hackathon

The Blue-Cloud Hackathon brought together nearly 150 participants from a diverse community of marine science practitioners, computer scientists and innovators to test Blue-Cloud's web-based ecosystem of Open Science services and resources to address selected Ocean challenges. Three teams were awarded for their work towards improving aquaculture management and studying wildlife interactions.

26 Jan 2022

IODE and Blue-Cloud, a learning experience - An interview with Peter Pissierssens

IODE and Blue-Cloud can learn from each other and collaborate to share best practices for ocean data in order to become more relevant to society. Our interview with Peter Pissierssens.

24 Dec 2021

Blue-Cloud provides cross-domain marine data with EUDAT's B2FIND

Blue-Cloud currently uses EUDAT’s B2FIND service to ingest and publish metadata referencing Blue-Cloud’s data in B2FIND's interdisciplinary discovery portal. Discover the benefits of exploiting this service!

22 Dec 2021

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!