EurOcean – The European Centre for information on Marine Science and Technology, established in 2002, is an independent scientific non-governmental organisation whose membership comprises leading European marine research, funding and outreach organisations. Its aim is to facilitate information exchange and generate value-added products in the field of marine sciences and technologies between a wide range of governmental and non-governmental bodies.
EurOcean provides comprehensive databases of information on topics related to marine science and technology in Europe with priority given to three main domains: Marine Knowledge Management, Marine Research Infrastructures and Ocean Public Outreach and Awareness activities.
EurOcean is an active participant in a number of European funded projects and it contributes to initiatives aiming to promote a Blue Society and the implementation of the European Maritime Policy.
EurOcean headquarters are based in Lisbon, Portugal.