8th International Seaweed Conference
"Seaweed Success Stories"
Session 1: Success Story
Carl Decaluwé, Governor Province West-Vlaanderen, BE
“Medical trials with seaweeds extracts on patients with gastrointestinal disorders”
Alexander Villadsen, Silkeborg Hospital, DK
"Dietary Sargassum fusiforme improves memory and reduces amyloid plaque load in an Alzheimer’s disease mouse model"
"Novel feed additives based on ensiled seaweeds and rapeseed”
“Commercial kelp processing and storage including ensilage methods for value creation
and improved health”
"Large-scale offshore seaweed farming"
Patrice Vandendeale, Business Development Manager, AtSeaNova, BE
''Oceanium: Developing the seaweed biorefinery concept to produce bio-packaging"
Dr. Charlie Bavington, CTO/Co-Founder, Oceanium, UK
Taylor Widrig, President, Mermaid Fare, CA
Session 5: Macrofuels (Large Scale)
“ Ecosystem impact of large-scale macroalgae cultivation“
"Findings of the COM Blue Bio-economy Forum"
Benny Pycke, R&D Project Manager, SIOEN, BE
"Towards an impact driven seaweed industry: enabling technical and social innovation."