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VLIZ recruits: employees for its Research, IT and Data Centre divisions

Added on: 2019-09-03
Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) is looking for colleagues who are willing to strengthen our growing institute with their passion and knowledge, and who want to take on the blue challenges of the future. To improve our services, we recruit three employees for the Data Centre division and one employee for the IT division. To strengthen our research capacity, we recruit three new colleagues in the Research department. ...

VLIZ and Peruvian counterpart IMARPE committed to more cooperation

Added on: 2019-08-26
On 23 August 2019, the Instituto del Mar del Peru (IMARPE) and the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) signed a Memorandum of Understanding. In this way the new partners express the desire to develop closer scientific cooperation and knowledge exchange. For example, on the exchanging of expertise and data, or mutual access to each other's research infrastructures such as research vessels and instruments. ...

New joint InnovOcean Campus build for VLIZ and ILVO in Oostende

Added on: 2019-07-12
Under the name InnovOcean Campus, the Flanders Marine Institute VLIZ – together with its (inter)national project partners – and the Ostend location of the Institute for Agricultural, Fisheries and Food Research (ILVO) will move into a new common complex in Oostende. The contract for the building order was signed in Brussels on the 8th of July by the Flemish ministers Muyters (for Economy, Science and Innovation) and Van den Heuvel (for Agriculture and Fisheries). The commissioning of the InnovOcean Campus is planned for the spring of 2022. ...

Navigating the Future V sets top priorities for marine research of the next decade

Added on: 2019-07-02
The visionary report Navigating the Future V – written by marine and ocean experts from thirteen European countries – shows the priorities that ocean research (and its funding) should focus on in the coming decade. ...

VLIZ looks back on 2018

Added on: 2019-05-23
The 2018 annual report presents the highlights for VLIZ in 2018 and focuses on the services VLIZ offers to the marine scientific community, policymakers, the industry, educators and the general public. Performance indicators (KPIs), numbers and lists all together give a transparent overview of the organization and functioning of the institute. ...

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