Welcome to algae seminar in Vaasa30 August, 2018
Welcome to TransAlgae seminar 12.9.2018
The TransAlgae project invites you to a seminar the 12th of September 2018 in Vaasa. The seminar will answer the questions on different ways to cultivate algae, what you can do with the algae biomass and algae products in the marketing system.
Place: Vaasan Ammattikorkeakoulu (University of Applied Sciences), Wolffintie 30, 65200 Vaasa, auditorium B1022
Free of charge.
Contact Ida Norberg for more information.
Time Presenter and title of presentation
9:00 Welcome words
9:05 Ida Norberg, BioFuel Region: TransAlgae – the project
9:20 Michael Roleda, The Marine Science Institute, University of the Philippines: Seaweed 101: Basic and applied phycology (Seaweed for food applications)
9:35 Sandra Lage, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences: Different methods for algal cultivation
9:50 coffee break
10:05 Hugo Wikström, Nattviken Invest Ab: Development of cultivation system as a SME
10:20 Carolin Nuortila, University of Vaasa: Treating wastewater with the help of microalgae
10:35 Francesco Gentili, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences: Potential algal biomass utilization
11:05 Andreas Willfors, Novia University of Applied Sciences: Why biogas from algae?
11:20 Ulf Söderlind, Mid Sweden University: Conversion of biomass to biodiesel
11:35 Petra Berg, University of Vaasa: Micro and macro algae based products and services in the Nordic marketing system
11:50 Finishing words
Partners in the TransAlgae project: Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, BioFuel Region Bfr AB, Nattviken Invest AB, Mid Sweden University, Novia University of Applied Sciences, University of Vaasa, Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research
The TransAlgae project is financed by Botnia-Atlantica, Österbottens förbund, Landstinget Västernorrland, Länsstyrelsen Västerbotten, Kempestiftelsen, Bodö kommun, Nordland fylkeskommune, Arctic Seaweed and partners.