You’re invited to the 3rd international seaweed conference Seagriculture on 24th and 25th of September

Tuesday September 16, 2014 08:40

Register for the third Seagriculture conference at the Bio Base Europe Training Center in Terneuzen. At this interactive conference, international seaweed experts will present you the potential, technological developments, the economic outlook and the international developments of seaweed and seaweed derived products.

An excellent platform where companies and scientists can enlighten themselves on the recent developments and meet new collaborators.

ECN on Seagriculture
Jaap van Hal, innovation manager biorefinery at ECN, is one of the speakers on the conference. He will present about the different kinds of seaweed and how they can be used in the biobased economy, for which seaweed is an important raw material. It’s an abundant source of energy carriers and chemicals, and can be cultivated on large-scale. Van Hal will present that seaweed is not only used as food, but is also suitable for many everyday products. ECN develops know-how and technology that enables the transition to a sustainable society. Seaweed is one of the potential raw materials for this transition.

Program Seagriculture
During the conference there will be a wide variety of topics: from the European status and actual status in terms of projects, to seagriculture as premium food product. There will also be workshops on the following subjects:

  • Seaweed cultivation, how to get started?
  • Mechanisation, logistics and storage;
  • End user requirements.

Visit the Seagriculture website for more information and the full program.

More information and registration
Participants can register at the website of Seagriculture.
For more information, go to the Seagriculture website or contact Jaap van Hal.

Category: Corporate, Biomass