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The Baltic Sea Region’s leading marine and biotechnology institutes have joined together and are opening their doors to you: labs, brains, resources, expertise and facilities are at your disposal. We offer assistance in all kinds of areas, from scientific and technical development to contractucal and financial expertise to marketing. Together we will identify what’s needed to build your value chain and find the right partners.

Are you a start-up or SME, an academic institution or a student with new product or service development ideas from marine biobased resources?Then don’t miss this opportunity to develop your blue biotech service or product! Make the most of our free mentoring programme. A dedicated mentor institution will work with you on a one-to-one basis and help you benefit from our network’s expertise.

Interested? Apply by 02 October 2017! The cases invited to join our mentoring programme will have the opportunity to present their ideas to an international expert panel in Berlin, Germany in early November 2017 (exact date to be decided).

What current case owners say about the Alliance

  • Working with scientific experts within the Alliance allows us to fast-track our product development process.

    • Case owner quote

      Levent Piker

      CRM – Coastal Research and Management

  • Case mentors provide dedicated points of contact for Baltic Probiotics within the project, able to offer advice and represent our company’s interests.

    • Case owner quote

      Arta Bārdule

      Baltic Probiotics

  • As a start-up, Biovento is benefiting from the broad range of expertise and services on offer within the Alliance.”

    • Case owner quote

      Natalia Kujawska

      Biovento

  • Becoming part of the Alliance has given us a chance to discover more creative ideas and scientific analysis of our potential.

    • Case owner quote

      Sigitas Petrauskas

      JSC Geoterma

How to apply


Submit your idea to
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by 02 October 2017

National contact points

Denmark

Denmark
  • Hilary Karlson

    Hilary Karlson

    phone: +45. 7220 3441
    email: hika(at)teknologisk.dk

Website

Estonia

Estonia
  • Mariann Nõlvak

    Mariann Nõlvak

    phone: +372. 7 383 053
    email: mariann(at)biopark.ee

Website

Finland

Finland
  • Jukka Seppälä

    Jukka Seppälä

    phone: +358 295 251 631 631
    email: jukka.seppala(at)environment.fi

Website

Germany

Germany
  • Heinrich Cuypers

    Heinrich Cuypers

    phone: +49. 3834 515108
    email: hc(at)bcv.org

Website

Latvia

Latvia
  • Elina Didrihsone

    Elina Didrihsone

    phone: +371 675 53518 87
    email: elina.didrihsone(at)edi.lv

Website

Lithuania

Lithuania
  • Zita Rasuole Gasiūnaitė

    Zita Rasuole Gasiūnaitė

    phone: + 370. 46 390 818
    email: zita(at)corpi.lt

Website

Poland

Poland
  • Katarzyna Palińska

    Katarzyna Palińska

    phone: +48 784613947
    email: katarzyna.palinska(at)ug.edu.pl

  • Krzysztof Bielawski

    Krzysztof Bielawski

    phone: +48 58 523 63 14
    email: krzysztof.bielawski(at)biotech.ug.edu.pl

Website

Sweden

Sweden
  • Göran Nylund

    Göran Nylund

    phone: +46. 31 786 96 75 85
    email: goran.nylund(at)marine.gu.se

What we offer

In the Baltic Blue Biotechnology Alliance, the Baltic Sea Region's leading marine and
biotechnology institutes have joined forces to offer you the following services:

Analytical techniques

Analytical techniques

The Alliance is strong in offering services related to biodiscovery and biotechnology of marine macro- and microorganisms, e.g. bioassays, growth optimisation, high value compounds, co-culturing, chromatography, spectroscopy, mass spectrometry-based chemical imaging and natural chemistry.
Research infrastructure / Equipment

Research infrastructure / Equipment

Alliance partners have state-of-the-art laboratories and research facilities for applied research and product development, including analytical platforms, culture platforms and (pilot) plants from lab to pilot scale, research and development facilities.
Bioresources

Bioresources

Our partners can offer access to a large variety of marine biomaterial culture collections (e.g. macro- and microalgae, cyanobacteria, marine bacteria and fungi, mussels…).
Business development

Business development

We can help you to identify the right partners to bridge the gaps in your business and product development. Additionally, we offer support in business planning, life cycle assessment reports, technology transfer, incubation, fundraising and marketing.
Communication

Communication

The Alliance can help you with communication and advocacy activities, either directly or on your behalf. Our partners are experienced in science-to-market communication and have extensive international networks.
Legal Advice

Legal Advice

In questions related to intellectual property rights, patenting, legal framework requirements for joint activities, some Alliance partners can offer relevant advice.

Want to know more? Read our Service Offer Brochure!