ERA-MBT Final Conference: Oceans of opportunities | Marinebiotech

ERA-MBT Final Conference: Oceans of opportunities

Marine Biotechnology - Oceans of opportunities

20th - 21st November 2017, Oslo, Norway

After 4 years of collaboration, the Marine Biotechnology ERA-NET consortium of 19 partners from 14 countries will present the achievements of ERA-MBT and initiatives taking these further. The conference will be interactive and take feedback from the participants into our future activities.

The final conference is open, can be attended for free and starts with a standing lunch at 12:00. The event comprises 3 sessions:

Session 1: Achievements of ERA-MBT. This session will present and discuss results obtained by ERA-MBT and have a dialogue on the five thematic areas identified in the Marine Biotechnology Strategic Research and Innovation Roadmap.
Monday 20 November 2017, 13:00 - 18:00

Session 2: Status, achievements and views from the funded projects. This session will present the goals and outcome of the projects funded by ERA-MBT in Call 1 on Biorefinery processes, Call 2 on Biodiscovery and Call 3 on Metagenomics.
Tuesday, 21 November 2017, 8:30 - 12:45

Session 3: Marine Biotechnology after ERA-MBT. This session will present and discuss new initiatives where marine biotechnology will be taken further to build the blue bioeconomy in Europe.
Tuesday, 21 November 2017, 13:30 - 16:00


Please confirm your presence. Registration is free but mandatory.


Draft programme

Practical Information


More information about the detailed conference programme and speakers will be provided soon.