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Smolt Production in the Future – Sixth Conference on Recirculating Aquaculture

Nofima and Sunndal Næringsselskap invite for the sixth Conference on Water Recycling in Aquaculture at Sunndalsøra 21st October 2020 from 9-15h (CET), as a webinar in Zoom.

The webinar is for everyone interested in production of smolt, post-smolt and grow-out on land and closed containment systems. In 2018, 320 participants from industry, regulators, students, researchers, and investors found their way to the conference.

This year’s program will contain presentations from salmon producers, agencies, researchers, and students from Norway and abroad.

The conference will be available also to English speaking participants. Professional translators will simultaneously interpret Norwegian presentations into English.

Tentative program

09:00 Conference opening

09:20 Session I: Future production in closed containment systems 

10:35 Break with input from sponsors

10:55 Session II: Smoltification protocols: Are we on the right track?

11:35 Lunch

12:15 Session III: Genetics for RAS

13:00 Break with input from sponsors 

13:20 Session IV: Research for Atlantic salmon in closed containment system

15:00 Summary and good-bye

Organizing Committee for Smolt Production in the Future: 6th Conference on Recirculating Aquaculture (Webinar)

Mette Sæter Ormset                    (Project leader, Sunndal Næringsselskap)

Anne Gulla Hagen                         (Sunndal Næringsselskap)

Jelena Kolarevic                            (Nofima)

Åsa Maria Espmark                      (Nofima)

Ingrid Lein                                      (Nofima)

Kasper Thøring Juul-Dam            (Nofima)

Reidun Lilleholt Kraugerud         (Nofima)


For practical questions about the conference, please contact:

Mette Sæter Ormset (Sunndal Næringsselskap)
Tel: 932 56 771, or e-mail: mette@suns.no


Questions regarding technical content can be directed to:

Jelena Kolarevic (Nofima, responsible for the program)

Tel: 9097335, or e-mail: jelena.kolarevic@nofima.no  


Welcome to smoltkonferansen 2020 (digital) from Nofima on Vimeo.

Smolt production in the future

This year's conference will be a virtual conference on October 21st. Welcome!