Registration open for NoMorFilm Workshop on Microalgae: Cultivation and Bioproducts

10 August 2018

Registration is now open for NoMorFilm’s Workshop on Microalgae: Cultivation and Bioproducts", taking place on 29th and 30th of November 2018 in Coimbra, Portugal.

All the attendees must complete the registration form. There are limited places and participants will be accepted in order of registration. The registration period will be open online by 10 August to 10 October 2018.



Aims: This workshop is aimed at students, technicians and researchers with an interest in microalgae. Aspects related to biodiversity, cultivation and methodologies will be addressed by experienced, multidisciplinary speakers. Participants will have the opportunity to contact and benefit from the expertise and know-how of these speakers, therefore strengthening their own knowledge on algae.

When: 29-30 November 2018
Where: The workshop is organized by the University of Coimbra (UC partner of the NoMorFilm project). It will take place at ACOI, Department of Life Sciences, Coimbra, Portugal, where a continued dedication to the study of algae has been present for more than a century.

Speakers (by order of presentation):
Nelson Lima, University of Minho (UM); Ian Probert, University Pierre and Marie Curie (UPMC); Vitor Ramos, Interdisciplinary Center for Marine and Environmental Research (CIIMAR); Lília Santos, University of Coimbra (UC); Vitor Verdelho, Algae 4 Future (A4F); Giacomo Sampietro, Fotosintetica & Microbiologica Srl (F&M); Luís Costa, Algae 4 Future  (A4F); Raquel Castelo Branco, Interdisciplinary Center for Marine and Environmental Research (CIIMAR); Clara Martins, University of Coimbra (UC); Joana Ferreira, University of Coimbra (UC);  Pedro Leão, Interdisciplinary Center for Marine and Environmental Research (CIIMAR); Fernando Órtiz, University of Almería (UAL); Michalis Vardavoulias, PyroGenesis SA, (PG); Maria João Correia, University of Coimbra (UC); Joana Silva,  Allmicroagae;  Alberto Reis, National Laboratory for the Energy and Geology (LNEG);  Sara Soto, Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal); Felipe Lombó, University of Oviedo (UNIOVI); Margherita Sosia, KtedoGen (KG).

Registration:From August 10 to October 10, 2018.
The registration is opened online ( where attendees must complete a registration form. A total of 30 participants will be admitted by order of registration.

The workshop is supported by the EU Nomorfilm project, there will be no charges for registration and attendance. Lunch and coffee will also be included. Participants must pay for their travelling, accommodation and remaining expenses.


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