The aim of this online professional development course is to provide introductory training and theory in algal biology, culturing, growth and biotechnology under laboratory and small scale pilot facilities. The workshop will run for three days hosted virtually by the University of Cambridge Algal Innovation Centre (AIC) (UK), Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS), Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB (Germany) and Matis (Iceland).
The programme runs online but is coordinated in UK/Iceland/Germany.
The course will also offer insights and examples from an industrial and entrepreneurial perspective, that can help the participants to found or improve their own algal-based business.
Learners will receive an optional workshop pack in the post that contains products, flyers, and information related to the algal industry. The programme will provide an unrivaled opportunity for postgraduate, postdoctorate and industry researchers to be trained in algal biotechnology research and to network with others in the sector in our breakout and networking sessions. Please note that the course will not be recorded.
The programme will provide an unrivalled opportunity for postgraduate, postdoctorate and industry researchers to be trained in algae biotechnology research and to network with others in the sector.
Duration & Dates
The programme lasts 3 days, from the 6th until the 8th of December 2022.
Audience & Eligibility
Professionals in the industry
50€ (excluding VAT)
Registration Open & SeatsOpen
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Structure & Modules
The format includes a daily programme of lecture/seminars introducing the theory of techniques, SOPs best practice and live demonstration of equipment and facilities. Learners will receive a workshop pack in the post.
Click here to download the list of speakers and timetable for the course.