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New Technologies, Tools and Strategies for a Sustainable, Resilient and Innovative European Aquaculture

Fish Swimming
About NewTechAqua

The vision of the EU aquaculture industry is to grow substantially in the next decade and to provide annually 4.5 million tons of sustainable food products. To this aim, NewTechAqua's main goal is to expand and diversify European aquaculture production of finfish, molluscs and microalgae by developing and validating technologically-advanced, resilient and sustainable applications.


  • Deliver solutions to improve fish and mollusc health and disease resistance

  • Improve and differentiate production by improving the efficiency of fish and microalgae farming

  • Promoting organic aquaculture

  • Closing the reproductive cycle of emerging fish species by developing innovative and eco-friendly fish and mollusc products

  • Increasing consumer awareness and acceptance of European aquaculture products and methods

Gate2Growth participation

G2G is the leader of the work package Exploitation and market uptake. Furthermore, we work with project partners in assessing the impact indicators in another work package.


G2G main activities are: 

  • Production of a detailed exploitation plan integrating business models and business plans for each key result

  • Developing a replication and upscaling strategy for the key result business models

New Tech Aqua partners

The project brings together 25 partners from 9 different countries across Europe.

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme under Grant Agreement No. 862658.

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