7 - 8 September 2022
Portland, ME, USA
Seagriculture USA 2022 Conference Program
9.00 am - 9.10 am Opening of the conference
11.20 am - 12.30 pm Session 2: Offshore cultivation and scaling up production
2.00 pm - 3.00 pm Session 3: The young seaweed generation (<30 years)
3.0 pm - 3.45pm Session 4: Innovation Award
A jury incorporating international seaweed experts from academia and industry will select 3 nominees which offer, according to the jury, the most innovative product, service or invention. In total 3 Innovation Awards will be presented by the jury: Gold, Silver and Bronze. Submit here.
Networking Coctail Reception
More information will follow soon. Additional charge applies. Limited seats.
Conference day 2: Thursday 8 September 2022
Scott Lindell, Principal Investigator, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, USA
9.20 am - 10.40 am Session 5: Seaweeds and climate change/ecosystem services/social aspects
10.20 am - 10.40 am: What is a Right-Sized Seaweed Economy? Conservation, culture, and local agency in a growing seaweed sector
Severine v T Fleming, Co-Founder, Farmer, Activist-Organizer, Smithereen Farms, Seaweed Commons, USA
11.20 am - 12.10 pm Session 6: Onland seaweed cultivation
1.45 pm - 2.45 pm Session 7: Seaweed applications
2.25 pm - 2.45 pm: Developing cultivation systems and best management practices for Caribbean seaweed farming in US waters
Conference dinnerMore information will follow soon. Additional charge applies. Limited seats.