News

  • TAPAS success at Aquaculture Europe
    More than 1300 participants from 62 countries entered the Aquaculture Europe 2017 conference in Dubrovnik last week. The three days symposium is one of the most important event for the aquaculture sector. This year more than 400 presentations explored the solutions for long-term sustainability and long-term stability...
  • TAPAS Seminar and workshop in Galway
    Work package leaders gathered in August for the most recent TAPAS meeting. The meeting took place in Galway, Ireland, hosted by the Marine Institute, the lead partners on work package 2 (WP2). The meeting was held over two days. The first day consisted of a seminar,...
  • TAPAS first Annual Meeting in Malta
    The first Annual Meeting of the TAPAS project was held in Sliema, Malta, between 4th and 5th April 2017. After several individual work package meetings and internal workshops over the past year, the Annual Meeting was a great opportunity for all partners to meet, review progress...
  • TAPAS poster presentation on the AquaFarm conference and exhibition in Italy
    AquaFarm, is a new conference and exhibition event dedicated to the technologies, products and best practices of sustainable production of fish, held on 26 and 27 January 2017 at the Exhibition Center of Pordenone, Italy. The event was aimed at a professional audience, and over two...
  • Position already filled – 2-year postdoctoral position in shellfish ecophysiology and numerical ecology in Nantes
    Position already filled - 2-year postdoctoral position in shellfish ecophysiology and numerical ecology: coupling oyster and musselDynamic Energy Budget modes with Earth Observation data and marine ecosystem model simulations   We are seeking a postdoctoral research fellow with experience in shellfish ecophysiology and numerical ecology to...
  • TAPAS internal workshop on Environmental Risk Assessment models in WP3
    TAPAS partner Wageningen Environmental Research (Alterra) organized a workshop in Wageningen at the end of October 2016 as part of the work package (WP3) that dealt with the environmental risk assessment of potentially toxic substances. The first aim of the workshop was to evaluate existing models...
  • TAPAS Stakeholder Workshop on Aquaculture Europe 2016
    TAPAS partners organized a successful stakeholder workshop at the end of September as part of the Aquaculture Europe 2016 conference, which is one of the major events of the European aquaculture industry. The main aim of the TAPAS workshop was to inform aquaculture operators, organizations, regulators,...
  • Coordinators’ meeting in Brussels
    At the end of June, coordinators of Horizon 2020 Societal Challenge 2 (SC2) projects attended the REA’s dedicated Coordinators Day meeting in Brussels, for SC2 2015 call projects. This conference was one of the events organized as part of the SC2 Info Week (more information about...
  • The TAPAS project meeting with the AquaSpace project
    On 30 June 2016, representatives of the TAPAS project visited coordinator of the AquaSpace project in Oban, Scotland. The aim was to discuss the activities within the projects and potential for collaboration between them. The AquaSpace project aims to provide increased space for aquaculture production by identifying and attempting...