Day 1. October 1st

 

08.00-09.00 Registration
Characteristicts of Calanus and Mesopelagic Species

Chair: Magnea Karlsdóttir, Matís

09.00-09.20 Welcoming Address Jón Atli Benediktsson, President, University of Iceland
09.20-09.40 Waste to Value: The Discovery and Development of Chitin Derivatives Hilmar Bragi Janusson, Chief Executive Officer, Genís
09.40-10.00 Calanus in the Faroe Bank Channel Overflow Eilif Gaard, Director, Faroe Marine Research Institute, Faroe Islands
10.00-10.20 Innovative processing of Calanus Stefán Þór Eysteinsson, Matís and University of Iceland, Iceland
10.20-10.40 COFFEE BREAK
10.40-11.20 Keynote: Genetics of Calanus Marvin Choquet, Nord University, Norway
11.20-11.40 Ecology of Herring in Icelandic Waters Guðmundur Óskarsson, Marine and Freshwater Research Institute, Iceland
11.40-12.30 LUNCH
New Industry Opportunities

Chair: Sindri Sigurðsson – SVN

12.30-13.10 Keynote: Land-based Processing and Products of Calanus Finmarchicus Ragnar Olsen, The Arctic University of Norway, Norway
13.10-13.30 Presentation of Icelandic Mesopelagic Initiative Kristján Kristinsson, Marine and Freshwater Research Institute, Iceland
13.30-13.50 Utilisation of Mesopelagic Fish: Conclusions from Faroese Investigations Sólvá Jacobsen, Faroe Marine Research Institute, Faroe Islands
13.50-14.10 Presentation of Norwegian Mesopelagic Initiative Leif Grimsmo, Senior Project Manager, SINTEF, Norway
14.10-14.30 Aquaculture feed from Calanus Jón Árnason, Matís R&D, Iceland
14.30-15.00 COFFEE BREAK
Potential for Sustainable Exploitation

Chair: Ragnar Olsen – Arctic University of Norway

15.00-15.40 Keynote: Ecosystem-based Management of Zooplankton Fisheries Webjörn Melle, Institute of Marine Research, Norway
15.40-16.00 Ecology of Calanus around Iceland Ástþór Gíslason, Marine and Freshwater Research Institute, Iceland
16.00-16.20 Ecology of krill species around Iceland Teresa Silva, Marine and Freshwater Research Institute, Iceland
16.20-16.40 Trophic interactions within the pelagic system in Icelandic waters Hildur Pétursdóttir, Marine and Freshwater Research Institute, Iceland
16.40-17.00 Environmental impact on Calanus Sophie Jensen, Matis R&D, Iceland
19.00-22.00 Dinner

 

Day 2. October 2nd

Supply and Technical Innovation

Chair: María Guðjónsdóttir, University of Iceland

09.00-09.20 Krill Experiment in Ísafjarðadjúp Daníel Guðbjartsson, Eco Marine Iceland, Iceland
09.20-09.40 Harvesting Technology Guðmundur Gunnarsson, Hampiðjan, Iceland
10.00-10.20 Innovative Solutions for New Industries Øystein Lie, Senior Advisor, Liegruppen AS, Norwa
10.20-10.40 COFFEE BREAK
10.40-11.00 Governmental Role in Zooplankton Utilization Arnór Snæbjörnsson, Ministry of Fisheries and Agriculture, Iceland
11.00-11.20 Public Private Partnerships in Building New Value Chains Ole Jørgen Marvik, Special Advisor Biobased Industries, Innovation Norway, Norway
11.20-11.30 The Icelandic Centre for Research Sigurður Björnsson, Head of Science and Innovation, Rannís, Iceland
11.30-11.40 AG FISK Sigurjón Arason, Chief Engineer, Matís R&D, Iceland
11.40-12.30 LUNCH
Group and Panel Discussion

Chair: Ole Jørgen Marvik, Innovation Norway

12.30-12.40 Introduction before discussion Ole Jørgen Marvik, Special Advisor, Biobased Industries, Innovation Norway, Norway
12:40-14:00 Group discussion
14:00-14:40 Panel discussion
14.40 End of Seminar