VIVALDI project

VIVALDI (Preventing and Mitigating Farmed Bivalve Diseases) is a European scientific project, financed in the framework of the EU Research and Development programme called Horizon 2020. It is carried out by a consortium of 21 partners, from 10 countries. It will last 4 years, till February 2020. VIVALDI’s overarching purpose is to increase the sustainability and competitiveness of the European shellfish industry. For this, it will aim at improving the understanding of the diseases and developing practical solutions to prevent, control and manage them. The main species to be studied will be: oysters, mussels, clams and scallops.

Latest news

Final conference (26-28 November, Brest) - The presentations are online!

Published on 16 january

The VIVALDI project held its Final Conference from 26 to 28 November 2019 in Brest (F). The presentations are now available online.

General Assembly, 19-20 February 2020, Nantes (F)

Published on 16 january

This is VIVALDI's last meeting before the closure of the project. All consortium members are invited to register before 03 February 2020.

New VIVALDI video online!

Published on 13 january

Check out our final video, to know everything about the VIVALDI project, its main outcomes and future perspectives!

2019 VIVALDI publications

Published on 9 august 2019

In 2019, VIVALDI researchers have published 7 articles emphasising some key scientific results obtained thanks to our project. Most of these publications are the outcome of joint work between different European teams.

VIVALDI workshop at EAFP Congress, Porto, 9 September 2019

Published on 23 july 2019

This workshop, taking place in the framework of the EAFP Annual congress, aimed at crossing experiences from research conducted in Europe by VIVALDI project partners with research conducted by other experts in Europe and beyond.


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Scientific coordinator:

Isabelle Arzul

IFREMER La Tremblade
05 46 76 26 47

Project management:

Estelle Delangle

IFREMER La Tremblade
05 46 76 26 27

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research and innovation programme under grant agreement N° 678589