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SEAGRICULTURE 2021 switched to an online format 
10th International Seaweed Conference

15-16 September 2021

“Seagriculture conference to be held online on 15 & 16 September 2021”

The 10th edition of the international Seagriculture conference will be held in a digital format. Initially the conference was scheduled to take place in Bødo, Norway but since there are still uncertainties with regards to the Covid-19 situation and international traveling the organizers have decided in an early stage to host the conference online.

The decision to host the conference in an online format enables the organisers to put together a comprehensive program that addresses current issues within the seaweed industry as well virtual tours, innovation awards and a special (night)session dedicated to seaweed activities in the USA/Americas!

Special focus will be given to Investing in sustainable, large scale seaweed cultivation. According to Fortune Business Insights the global commercial seaweed size is projected to reach USD 23.04 billion by 2027 (USD 13.33 billion in 2019), exhibiting a CAGR of 5,8% during the forecast period.

In addition, topics such as Onland seaweed farming and Seaweed's ecosystem services are included in the program.

Every year the Seagriculture conference gathers top speakers, who will share their know-how within the seaweed industry on topics related to feed, food, offshore cultivation, biorefinery of seaweed and much more.

The last edition of Seagriculture, which took place online from 24-25 September 2020 welcomed around 150 delegates from 33 countries, the Seagriculture conference is the sector’s place to be heard and seen.

The Seagriculture conference is Europe's largest seaweed conference and has built up a solid reputation as one of the most important events within the industry.

More details on the program will be released in the coming months, don't miss this unique opportunity to network with colleagues from all over Europe within industry and research and register today!

March 2021

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