Nordic Seaweed Conference 2020 - postponed to 2021

Nordic Seaweed Conference


Date: 13-14 October 2021

Venue: Kystvejens Hotel and Conference Centre in Grenaa Denmark and Video Conference


Join in for networking, workshop, and poster session at the Nordic Seaweed Conference in Grenaa, Denmark, 2021. The theme of this 10-year anniversary conference will be "The next ten years" - where we focus on the progress needed in the coming 10 years of production and exploitation of macroalgae - while acknowledging the past 10 years of progress.

Reserve your seat and sign up for the conference before 24. august.

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Call for abstracts

We're opening now for speakers and posters for the 2020 conference and invite you to submit an abstract. Please send your abstract to Nicolaj Ma by email:


Extended deadline: 17th of July 2021


Abstract should include:

  • Abstract: Max 250 words
  • Brief introduction/bios of speaker
  • Picture of speaker
  • Other pictures or figures are very welcome and can be attached
  • Preference - oral or poster presentation


Confirmed speakers
The conference team is working hard to put together a top-notch program for you. We proudly present two keynote speakers who during the past 10 year have pushed a significant progress in the European seaweed industry and science: (more to be announced).

  • Stefan Kraan, Chief Scientific Officer, Aquaceuticals Ltd, Ireland
  • Olavur Gregersen, Managing Director, Ocean Rainforest, Faroe Islands
  • Cecilie Wirenfeldt Nielsen, PhD, DTU Food, Denmark


Place: Kystvejens Hotel and Conference Centre in Grenaa Denmark


We aim for a physical conference for optimal networking opportunities. Authority guidelines will be followed and all necessary measures taken to ensure a safe environment during the conference.