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
15.20-16.40 Session 4: Applications (cosmetics, bioplastics, food)
Chairman: Anne Belinda Bjerre, Senior Scientist, Danish Technological Institute, DK
''Oceanium: Developing the seaweed biorefinery concept to produce bio-packaging"
Charlie Bavington, CTO/Co-Founder, Oceanium, UK
Taylor Widrig, President, Mermaid Fare, CA
09.00-10.20 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