Circular Ocean Conference - Norway 2018

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18/04/2018 - 19/04/2018
Alesund, Other
The Circular Ocean team are pleased to announce their next public event will take place in Ålesund, Norway on April 18th & 19th 2018. The two day conference will encompass topics surrounding the use of waste fishing net materials in creating new business opportunities and practices for better management of marine plastics.
Day One of the conference will begin by showcasing best practice case studies of businesses creating new products or opportunities from marine plastic waste, followed by discussion on the development of new business models to encourage a more circular economy. On Day Two, the focus will turn to management of marine plastics, whereby leaders from science and industry will share their knowledge of marine plastic waste in the Northern Periphery & Arctic (NPA) region, followed by presentations on the instruments available to industry and government to improve management of end of life fishing gear, enabling SME’s and entrepreneurs to realise value in these resources.

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Circular Ocean Project (NPA)


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