“Seaweed Scene 2013”, on August 29th, 2013, from , at the University of Maine’s Hutchinson Center at 80 Belmont Avenue (Route 3) in Belfast, Maine.
an RSVP if you have not yet signed up.
This will be a day of all thing Seaweed, as we catch up on projects, network, and share ideas. Morning refreshments and lunch will be provided.
No fee to attend, but we do ask for an RSVP. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Agenda August 29th
9:00 - 9:30 Arrivals, refreshments
9: 30-10:00: Welcome & Introductions
10:00-10:15 Seaweed on Shellfish Farms: Another step forward
10:15-10:30 News from the front: The year in review from Ocean Approved
10:30-10:45 Urchins and Seaweed – 2 potential new industries for Maine
11:00-11:15 Seaweed farming in Long Island Sound: Update from Connecticut
11:15-11:30 New Paths Forward: Maine Algae & The Maine Seaweed Institute
11:30-11:45 EPSCOR / Aquaculture Research Institute & New Species R&D
12:00 - 1:00 Lunch & Vendors / Food and Networking
1:00 - 2:30 Seaweed Café Break-outs: Three 20-minute sessions each to share ideas, covering various topics within the world of seaweed, including:
• Seaweed Science, Mgmt & Policy: Developing the Seaweed Industry
2:30 - 3:30 Break out Reports with entire group
3:30 - 4:00 Future Directions & Wrap up
4:30-7:30 Kelp Farming Techniques with Ocean Approved and UConn
Sarah Redmond & Seth Barker
Paul Dobbins/Tollef Olson
Dr. Charles Yarish
Willie Wilson & Liz Solet
Annie Langston & Carter Newell