BioMarine International Clusters Association (BICA) – Providing a strategy for unlocking the potential of the growing Blue Economy

The BioMarine International Clusters Association (BICA) facilitates innovation and the sustainable utilization of marine bioresources and biotechnologies. As an associate member, MBCOI provides a conduit for the global exchange of ideas, perspectives, and collaboration on a range of projects and programs stemming from North Carolina’s efforts. In 2015, MBCOI will focus on promoting international business opportunities and partnerships between NC stakeholders and the BICA network of marine bio-clusters to foster economic development.