International Conferences / Journals

Circular Bioeconomy in Action: Collection and Recycling of Domestic Used Cooking Oil through a Social, Reverse Logistics System

Recycling 2019, 4(2), 16 Abstract: The inappropriate disposal of millions of tons of domestically produced used cooking oil (UCO), either down domestic household drains or in landfill, causes significant detrimental effects on the environment but also constitutes the loss of a valuable resource, since used cooking oil is a sought-after feedstock for biodiesel production. This paper presents […]

We’ve just published a new paper on the Circular Bioeoconomy!

We are thrilled to announce that we have just published a paper entitled “The Circular Bioeconomy in Action: Collection and Recycling of Domestic Used Cooking Oil through a Social, Reverse Logistics System”. The paper has been published in the MDPI journal Recycling, and it’s available through open access. You can read it here: https://www.mdpi.com/2313-4321/4/2/16 Abstract: The […]

Ph.D student position in wave power at Uppsala University

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A new PhD position at Uppsala University has become available, within the area wave power with the focus on hydro-mechanical aspects of wave energy converters. More information about the opportunity is available via this link http://www.uu.se/en/about-uu/join-us/details/?positionId=250906 ISOTECH, via Xenia Loizidou’s membership of the WECANet Management Committee on renewable energy from marine resources, is committed to promoting […]

Xenia Loizidou featured in the GEM 2018/2019 Global Entrepreneurship Monitor Report  

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The GEM 2018/2019 Global Entrepreneurship Monitor Report  comprises statistics and analyses regarding the status of entrepreneurship in over 49 economies. This 20th anniversary report of GEM features entrepreneurs from around the world; we are very proud that amongst them, is our Director Ms Xenia I. Loizidou (on p. 28)! The report, which has a very broad and […]

Xenia Loizidou in the Management Committee of the European Research Network on Marine Renewable Energy

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ISOTECH’s Director and Co-founded has been elected in the five-member Management Committee of the European Research Network WECANet. WECANet is made up of 124 universities and research organisation from around Europe, who will work together to coordinate research priorities and actions within the very promising marine renewable energy sector. Ms Loizidou’s tasks as an elected […]

Interview of the SAVEMEDCOAST project coordinator Marco Anzidei on Sea Level Rise

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The SAVEMEDCOASTS coordinator  Marco Anzidei talks about the project activities, Sea level rise and land subsidence at Lipari island (Italy) in an interview for “Notiziario delle Eolie” by Bartolino Leone. Lipari is one of the tests sites of the project, for which Sea Lever Rise scenarios and projections have been created to provide input on […]

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SAVEMEDCOASTS Partners from CMCC (Euro-Mediterranean Center for Climate Action) in Italy, talk about their role in the project, including the assessment of the coastal areas vulnerability and risk related to Sea Level Rise and extreme storm surges and the direct and indirect economic impacts of coastal flood risk and Sea Level Rise scenarios on vulnerable coastal […]

SAVEMEDCOASTs Final Conference in Rome

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Isotech’s team was in Rome, presenting at the final conference of the Savemedcoasts project. Results from the stakeholder mapping, analysis and engagement it undertook as well as the DeCyDe-4-SLR method that it implemented, were presented to an audience of key stakeholders, as well as the Project Officer of DG ECHO Mr Liasides

Field Trip Workshop on Blue Entrepreneurship with Xenia Loizidou and the C4E

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As part of its Entrepreneurs in Residence programme for the fall semester 2018, the Centre for Entrepreneurship (C4E) of the University of Cyprus is organising a field trip workshop on 7 November 2018 to Limassol Harbour and Limassol Marina. The workshop will be led by ISOTECH’s Director, Xenia I. Loizidou. The Programme is as follows: […]

SAVEMEDCOASTs Stakeholder Participatory Workshop in Rome

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Isotech’s team organised a stakeholders participatory workshop in Rome on the 18th of October 2018, in the frame of the SAVEMEDCOASTS project The workshop aimed to enable key actors from areas identified as vulnerable due to Sea Level Rise and floods, to assess the risk their area is under and to come up with mitigation […]