Your invitaton to AquaGen’s seminar during Aqua Nor

AquaGen organizes the science seminar «VitenSkapt» – the future is now, Thursday, August 22nd, 2019 in Trondheim.

Several cutting-edge technological innovations in biology and production are entering the aquaculture industry at full speed and will form the basis for new growth and development. Technology optimists and aquaculture sceptics are invited for professional updates and discussions about today’s challenges and tomorrow’s opportunities.


Time: Thursday, August 22nd, 2019, at 12.00 (lunch), 13.00 (seminar)
Location: Radisson BLU Royal Garden Hotel, Trondheim

Time Agenda Speaker
12.00 – 13.00 Lunch
13.00 -13.20 Global changes in the salmonid industry
Potential for growth
Nina Santi,
13.20 – 13.40 Land based salmon production
Success factors and limitations
Ole Christian Norvik,
Atlantic Sapphire Denmark
13.40 – 14.00 Genetic improvements for growth and lice resistance
What have we documented?
Jørgen Ødegård,
14.00 – 14.30 Break with refreshments
14.30 – 14.50 Impact of genetics on productivity and health under field conditions
Data from the salmon industries in Chile and Norway
Matias Medina,
14.50 – 15.10 The future of the Chilean salmon industry
From treatment and stagnation to prevention and growth
Patrick Dempster,
AquaGen Chile
15.10 – 15.30 The potential of using DNA-technology in pan size and big trout breeding & production Torben Nielsen,
AquaSearch Ova
15.30 – Final remarks, refreshments and mingling



If you have any questions related to the seminar, please contact: [email protected]