Advanced course


Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (Spain), 13-17 January 2014

The course will be organized by the Centre international de hautes études agronomiques Méditerranéennes (CIHEAM), through the Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of the of Zaragoza (IAMZ), the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (ULPGC) and the cross-border cooperation Project "AQUATRANS" (European Union).

The course will be held at the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, taught by highly qualified experts from research institutes, universities, government departments and private companies from different countries. For more information click here.


Workshop 2014

Epigenomic Toolbox: from Methods to Models


07-09 May 2014, Las Palmas, Spain


Our annual workshop on 'Epigenomic Toolbox: from Methods to Models' will be held in Las Palmas, Spain on 07-09 May 2014. The meeting will be a platform for researchers to exchange ideas and to build new co-operations. The programme will include highly regarded speakers in the fast developing area of epigenetics. For more information click here 



Aquaexcel Project creates an interactive map of aquaculture research infrastructures in Europe

The Aquaexcel project, in which participates GIA, has developed an interactive map of the aquaculture research infrastructures in Europe ( / APMRN).

The application allows searching by type of facility, the country in which the facility is located, aquaculture species, water type, culture system, research line, etc….. It is an opportunity to give visibility to the different centers engaged in aquaculture research in Europe. In addition, it is a living and dynamic map that allows signing in new institutions with a data easy record.


Over two million euros of European subsidy for ULPGC's Aquaculture research project


The project coordinator and principal investigator, Dr. Ricardo Haroun Tabraue, will count on the support of ULPGC’s and Taliarte Scientific and Technological Marine Park’s researchers Dr. Marisol Lopez Izquierdo, Dr. Juan Manuel Afonso López  and Dr. Gercende Courtois de Viçose. For more information click on ECOAQUA project.