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Workshop Faro presentations

Workshop I "Mobilisation and Engagement of Funding Agencies and Stakeholders"
Hotel Real Marina, Olhão, Portugal

Thursday 26th April 2012

Session 1: Background and landscape
Chair: Catarina Resende (FCT, Portugal)

European activities and organisations with interests in marine biotechnology:

Session 2: The knowledge base
Chair: Adrianna Ianora (Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn, Italy)

  • Industrial applications in marine biotechnology
    Neil Parry (Unilever, UK)


Friday 27th April 2012

Session 3: Defining interests and support
Chair: Steinar Bergseth (RCN, Norway)

Parallel round table:
  • Stakeholders group: discussion of the needs of scientific community in marine biotechnology
    Chair: Catherine Boyen (CNRS, France)
  • Strategic forum: discussion of national priorities, tentative budgets and complementarities
    Chair: Katrine Shadidi (RCN, Norway)
  • Recommendations from the Strategic Forum and the Stakeholders Group: general advice and specific advice for the preparation of an ERA-NET in marine biotechnology
    Chair: Steinar Bergseth (RCN, Norway)
  • Wrap-up of the 1st workshop and definition and approval of action plan next workshop
    Chair: Steinar Bergseth & Meredith Lloyd-Evans