BµA 2020: “Microalgae in a Covid-19 World”


The 2020 edition of the Best Microalgae Awards focuses the relevance of microalgae in a Covid-19 world.
Applications are open until Oct 1ˢᵗ. Apply now!

European Algae Biomass Association

The Best Microalgae Awards

Highlighting and rewarding microalgae innovation

The Best Microalgae Awards are independent, non-profit awards now organized under the aegis of the European Algae Biomass Association. Our scope remains global and the award includes judges from industry organizations throughout the world such the Algae Foundation and NAXA.

HIGHLIGHTING INNOVATION

Microalgae hold boundless opportunities that remain concealed from the public eye. Our aim is to act as a catalyst to highlight and reward innovators in the field.

REWARDING INNOVATION

Our award categories are: the ‘Game Changer’, the ‘Upgrader’, the ‘Wild Card’, ‘Inclusive Innovation’, ‘Sustainability/CSR Initiative’ and two social spirulina awards (for India and West Africa).

The BµA 2020 awards will be awarded during the European Algae Industry Summit in Reykjavik, Iceland

 Award Ceremony in Iceland (or Rome…) and virtually

The 2020 edition is slated to be presented during the 10ᵗʰ European Algae Industry Summit in Reykjavik, Iceland, on 20–21 October 2020… Should the summit be cancelled, we’ll simply switch to the AlgaEurope 2020 summit in Rome.

INTERVIEWS AND MORE

Announcing BµA 2020’s Platinum Sponsor: The Global EcoPower Group (GEP)

#innovation   #platform   #algaevotaics   #renewables   #photovoltaics   #europeThe Best...

Announcing BµA 2020’s Social Spirulina for West Africa Sponsor: Antenna France

#spirulina   #humanitarian   #malnutrition   #west africa   #social entrepreneurship   #NGOThe...

EXPERT INTERVIEW: BLU EAT’s Jean-Michel Pommet, or how to talk about microalgae to the general public and buyers

 Jean-Michel Pommet Nutrition & health innovation expert/consultant focused on the microalgae...

Announcing BµA 2020’s Social Spirulina for India Sponsor: Algaezone

#spirulina   #export   #production   #india   #europe   #CSRThe Best Microalgae Awards team is...

INNOVATOR INTERVIEW: One Health (H.F.C Ltd)’s Dr. Eng. Emmanuel Manirafasha on microalgae-based innovation in China and Rwanda

Emmanuel Manirafasha – One Health (H.F.C. Ltd.) A Doctor of Engineering, Emmanuel Manirafasha...

SPONSORS, PATRONS AND PARTNERS

The existence of the Best Microalgae Awards is made possible by our sponsors, donors and partners.

BµA 2020 is proudly supported by the Global EcoPower Group (GEP), a NYSE Alternext-listed renewable energies developer that is building a photovoltaic greenhouse in southern France it aims to transform into a platform for microalgae companies looking to position themselves in the European market:

Global Ecopower GEP

Get in touch if you feel you could help more in any way and help BµA reveal and promote the best innovation in the field.

MEET THE TEAM AND JUDGES

BµA brings together experienced industry professionals, among which:

Renaud d’Avout
d’Auerstaedt

Lead person
Spirulina professional with 10+ years in the field

Dr. Jean-Paul
Cadoret

Ambassador & co-founder
President of EABA and Chief Scientific Officer at Algama

Alexandra
Mosch

Ambassador
Vice-president of EABA; board member at BLU-EAT

Dr. Ira ‘Ike’
Levine

BµA Research
main judge

President and board of the Algae Foundation, co-editor of Microalgae in Health and Disease Prevention

Julien
Bello

Inclusive innovation judge
Spirulina humanitarian at Antenna France & serial social entrepreneur

Fidel Delgado
Ramallo

BµA judge
Co-founder and microalgae product developer at Neoalgae

Allen
Levine

BµA judge
President of NAXA (Natural Algae Astaxanthin Association) and principal at Ford Levine