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Postdoctoral Fellow in fisheries management – Decision support at The faculty of Biosciences, Fishery and Economics - 16.11.2016

The Norwegian College of Fishery Science (NCFS), which is a Department at the Faculty of Biosciences, Fishery and Economics, UiT The Arctic University of Norway, has a Postdoctoral Research Fellow position vacant in fisheries management – Decision support.

CND project - important for the food and beverage industries - 28.10.2016

Matís is a part of a very interesting EU Project called "Cleaning and disinfection procedures in food and beverage industries". The aim of the project is to transfer training materials that are developed in the framework of the project.

Arion Bank is the main sponsor of World Seafood Congress 2017 - 27.10.2016

Arion Bank and Matis recently signed an agreement that the bank will be the main sponsor of the World Seafood Congress 2017 (WSC2017). The conference will be in Iceland in September next year. This is the first time the event will take place in one of the Nordic countries. The United Nations' Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) established the World Seafood Congress, which will next go on in Vietnam.

A new Roadmap for future marine biotechnology research and innovation - 18.10.2016

The EU 7th Framework Programme for Research and Technological Development funded Marine Biotechnology ERA-NET (ERA-MBT), prepared a roadmap for future marine biotechnology research and innovation.

FP7, Horizon 2020, Industrial Leadership, Sicentific Excellence, Grand Challanges

Final conference of NordBio | The Icelandic Presidency of the Nordic Council of Ministers - 14.10.2016

NordBio is a three-year program under the Icelandic Presidency of the Nordic Council of Ministers, initiated in 2014 and is now about to finish. On that occasion, a conference was held last week in Harpa in Reykjavík, called “Minding the future”.

Save the date! 17th Nordic Sensory Workshop - 13.10.2016

Nordic Workshop in Sensory Science "Making Sense" - The theme is “Making Sense” and the focus of the

Nordic Sensory Workshop is multi-sensorial. It is our aim to address ALL our senses as well as reaching not only food industry but beyond.

Open Sea URCHIN Lectures - 27.9.2016

We are pleased to offer an open invitation to a series of short talks on sea urchin fisheries and opportunities from the Northern Peripheries and Arctic Program funded project URCHIN

Circumpolar Agricultural Conference is approaching fast! - 20.9.2016

The 9th Circumpolar Agricultural Conference (CAC) will be held in Reykjavik Iceland 6th to 8th October 2016. The overall theme of the conference will be the role of agriculture in the circumpolar bioeconomy.

Marine Biotechnology ERA-NET - stakeholder meeting - 19.9.2016

Registration is open for the Stakeholder meeting & Launch of the Marine Biotechnology Research and Innovation Roadmap.


Visit from the Research Executive Agency to Matís - 12.9.2016

Two members from Research Executive Agency (REA) of the European Commission visited Matís on September 7th to monitor the progress of two Marie Skłodowska-Curie Action (MSCA) Individual Fellowships (IF) projects that are currently ongoing at Matís.

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