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Ocean Partnerships Speed Networking “Market Insights: Seaweed Products”

April 9 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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Join the Ocean Partnerships Network for another free online Speed Networking event over lunchtime! After a 10 minute introduction to this month’s theme, the Speed Networking begins and you will be paired up with different people for 7 minutes at a time over the course of the hour. A fantastic way to meet people outside your usual network!

This month’s theme:


“Market Insights: Exploring End Markets for Seaweed Products”

Rhianna Rees (Scottish Seaweed Industry Association)

Wet seaweed on the beachThis session will be dedicated to delving into the dynamic world of end markets for seaweed products. From culinary to pharmaceutical, the demand for seaweed is ever-evolving. In this speed networking event, we’ll uncover key market trends, discuss emerging opportunities, and explore strategies to inform the public of the diverse applications of seaweed. Whether you’re a seaweed farmer, a researcher, or a business enthusiast, this session promises valuable insights and connections to navigate the thriving landscape of seaweed end markets.

Rhianna Rees is a Business Development Manager for the Scottish Seaweed Industry Association (SSIA). The SSIA aims at promoting the growth and development of the seaweed and aquaculture sector. It offers a platform to help businesses network and share information, to support with such aspects as funding, licensing and general networking. For more information on the SSIA please click here.

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Our aim is to connect people and foster collaborations, worldwide. Ocean Partnerships recognises the need for practitioners from different disciplines to interact, exchange experiences and ideas. Based on key marine related themes, our events are designed to provide opportunities for people from the sciences, arts, policy, private and public sectors to discuss topics of interest, network and just have fun! Register for our Newsletter to stay up-to-date!


April 9
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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