ERA-MBT final conference: "Oceans of Opportunities"

After four years of collaboration, the Marine Biotechnology ERA-NET (ERA-MBT) consortium, consisting of 19 partners from 14 countries, will present the achievements of ERA-MBT and the initiatives taking these further at the final ERA-MBT conference. This conference will take place at the Research Council of Norway in Oslo, Norway, on 20 and 21 November 2017. The conference will be interactive and ERA-MBT will use the feedback from the participants for their future activities. 

The final conference is open. Registration is free but mandatory.

The event comprises 3 sessions:

Session 1: Achievements of ERA-MBT
The results obtained by ERA-MBT will be presented and discussed, and a dialogue will take place 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 outcomes 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 which will take marine biotechnology further to build the blue bioeconomy in Europe.
Tuesday, 21 November 2017, 13:30 - 16:00

For more information and registration, please visit the ERA-MBT website

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