8th International Seaweed Conference
"Seaweed Success Stories"
09.00-10.10 Session 1 Success Story
Chairman: Marcel Schuttelaar, Founder of Schuttelaar & Partners
Carl Decaluwé, Governor Province West-Vlaanderen, BE
“Medical trials with seaweeds extracts on patients with gastrointestinal disorders”
Alexander Villadsen, Silkeborg Hospital, DK
"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
15.15-16.15 Session 4: Applications (cosmetics, bioplastics, food)
Chairman: Job Schipper, Technology Development Manager, Hortimare, NL
''Oceanium: Developing the seaweed biorefinery concept to produce bio-packaging"
Charlie Bavington, CTO/Co-Founder, Oceanium, UK
"The story of, SEAMAN SEAWEED CHIPS"
Heine Max Olesen, Partner & Co-Founder, Seaman, DK
Harald Sveier, Technical Manager, Leroy Seafood Group, NO
09.00-10.00 Session 5: Macrofuels (Large Scale)
Chairman: Kieran Jones, Operations Manager, The Seaweed Company IRL
“ Ecosystem impact of large-scale macroalgae cultivation“
"SEACONOMY: Unlocking the Flemish seaweed economy"
"Towards an impact driven seaweed industry: enabling technical and social innovation."
Jack Lee, General Manager, SEADS Korea Co. Ltd, KR
12.00-12.10 Introduction - European Seaweed Platform
12.10-12.30 Conference summary and words of thank: Willem Brandenburg, Seaweed Guru, NL