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8 Nov

Hybrid meeting, connecting all SLU locations in a video conference

SLU Aquaculture research & networking seminar

seminars, workshops |

Most welcome to an SLU Aquaculture networking and research seminar to be held 8 Nov 2023 as a hybrid-/video conference meeting, from all SLU locations. Last day to register is 25 October!

Target group: SLU researchers and SLU PhD students
Date and time: 8 November 2023 from 9:00 to 12:00 (CET)
Last registration date: 25 October 2023

We would like to highlight that many new aquaculture projects have got funding in the past year!

During the seminar, several new research projects will be presented by SLU researchers and PhD students – on topics such as future fish feed, fish health, fish welfare, epigenetics in connection with breeding and farming of fish, and farming systems for sustainable aquaculture in Sweden.

“Fika” will be served at all locations and time for networking and discussions will be included in the program.


9.00-9.05 Introduction

9.05-9.20 The feed of the future for fish, pigs, poultry and laying hens, Hanna Carlberg and Cecilia Lalander

9.20-9.35 Telemetry as a tool to evaluate conservational release of aquaria produced Cat Shark, Daniel Palm

9.35-9.50 Harnessing epigenetic for sustainable aquaculture in light of climate change (EpiTrout), Parisa Norouzitallab

9:50-10:00 Break 
10.00-10.15 Epigenetic powered breeding in farmed Arctic charr (EpiBreedCharr), Christos Palaiokostas

10.15-10.30 The interchange of Renibacterium salmoninarum (BKD) infection between wild and farmed salmonids, Hampus Hällbom

10:30-11:00 Coffee 
11.00-11.15 Nutrient batteries for sustainable aquaculture, Siri Caspersen

11.15-11.30 A diagnostic technique to safeguard the welfare of fish worldwide (FishBox), Albin Gräns

11.30-11.45 Fish farming of the North - a blue food production with a green potential, Anders Kiessling

11.45-12.00 Aquaculture updates and sum up


Time: 2023-11-08 09:00 - 12:00
City: Hybrid meeting, connecting all SLU locations in a video conference
Organiser: SLU Aquaculture
Last signup date: 25 October 2023
Price: Free of charge