1 April 2017: Announcing Web Site’s Operation.

Rejoice! It is not April’s Fool! The BIO-TSUNAM Website (, after the necessary incubation period, has as of today been put in operation mode! More updates and news on the project will be flowing in the next days. So, stay in touch…


29/3 – 1/4/2017: The BIO-TSUNAMI project Study Visit took place.

This Study Visit, which was planned as part of the project work, took place mainly in Foggia, and the nearby Incoronata Industrial Zone, with the participation of ca. 20 persons from the STAR Group ( and other Groups of the University of Foggia, and OBI, i.e., the Observatory of Banks and Enterprises (, with headquarters in Bari (see ppt presentation). The interim results of the project research were presented and discussed in a Workshop, where also the specially designed project Questionnaire was used. The participants agreed to join the network of the project and to assist the research regarding the preparation of a Case Study on the perspectives of Bioeconomy in Southern Italy. A photo gallery of the very successful event is available.


5 April 2017: BIO-TSUNAMI selected for a prestigious European Prize!

We are proud to report that our project has been selected as one of the ten best projects in the competition among the Marie Skłodowska – Curie Actions projects on Research for a Better Society. The award ceremony will take place in Malta during a Conference on this subject, organized by the European Presidency of this Semester, i.e. the Republic of Malta, in May 11-12. A poster summarizing the BIO-TSUNAMI research will be presented at that conference, which thus obtains an interesting dissemination role.


26 June 2017: Project Results on Polish Bioeconomy, Presentation and Discussion, Scenario Workshop

The second scenario workshop within the project “The new tsunami of socio-technical change: Foresight of agro/bio/chemo/eco/cogno/...convergence” was held at the Institute for Sustainable Technologies (NRI) in 26 June 2017. The workshop's aim was presentation and discussion on project's results concerning  scenarios of development of bioeconomy in Poland.