Scientific program

The program will be updated continually.

We are looking for additional guest speakers for the scientific program!

Have you conducted new and exciting studies, or done research that you wish to present at Aqua Nor 2021?

We accept abstracts and posters for the following sessions:

  • Exposed aquaculture
  • Land-based aquaculture
  • Feed resources and nutrition
  • Food processing and engineering
  • Enabling technology for aquaculture 

The chosen presentations will also be considered for publishing in the prestigious scientific journal Frontiers of Marine Science. The deadline for submitting abstracts is August 1st – but we’re happy to receive yours now!

Here is the preliminary program:

Tuesday24 August 2021Official opening of Aqua Nor 2021
Wednesday25 August 2021PROFESSIONAL CONFERENCE – Program to be announced
10:00-12:00Session 1: Exposed aquacultureChair: Hans Bjelland, SINTEF OceanCo-chair: Ole Folkedal, Institute of Marine Research
13:00-15:00Session 2: Land-based aquacultureChair: Kari Attramadal, NofitechCo-chair: Olav Vadstein, NTNU
Thursday26 August 2021PROFESSIONAL CONFERENCE – Program to be announced
10:00-12.00Session 3: Feed resources and nutritionChair: Mette Sørensen, Nord UniversityCo-chair: Jørgen Holm, Biomar
13:00-15:00Session 4: Food processing and engineeringChair: Ana Karina Carvajal, SINTEF OceanCo-chair: Ragnhild Dragøy, Nofima
Friday27 August 2021STUDENT DAY – Program to be announced
  PROFESSIONAL CONFERENCE – Program to be announced
 10:00-12:00Session 5: Enabling technology for aquacultureChair: Hanne Digre, ScaleAQCo-chair: Martin Føre, MTNU