WHEN: 27-30 June 2016
WHERE: Berlin (Germany)

Registration is open and spaces are filling up fast!


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The ‘Marine Microbiome – Discovery & Innovation’ is a unique event which brings the worlds of industry and science in the field of marine biotechnology face-to-face in a format designed to facilitate the sharing of experiences. The latest discoveries and innovations from the academic world will be shared with industry with the aim of generating new commercial opportunities. Likewise industry is invited to share with academia the challenges and opportunities for viable commercialisation in this area, exploring emerging needs and avenues for future innovation. This conference is the place to be to find out about the treasures of the marine microbiome and to talk to the right people and extend your network.

  • Representatives from industry, politics and academia are invited to come together to discuss effective transfer of novel research discoveries in the field of marine biotechnology.
  • All delegates will be provided access to the Brella networking tool, which matches up people with similar interests, making networking time more efficient and productive. 
  • Attractions include: a plenary programme with key figures from the sector informing you about the latest trends and main issues; an interactive industry exhibition featuring MaCuMBA ‘hardware’; science-industry round table discussions; moderated panel discussions and one-to-one meetings. 

Important dates

30 May 2016 - Booking deadline for reduced rate accommodation
13 June 2016 - Abstract submission deadline for poster presentations

To view and download the Marine Microbiome Conference Programme, please click on the image below. 

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