Seminar 27.10: Fish feed for food security

  • Fish feed for food security

We are pleased to invite you to the seminar: FISH FEED FOR FOOD SECURITY. The seminar will be held in conjunction with Peyman Mosberian Tanha’s defence for his PhD degree on Friday October 28. The title of his thesis is "Interactive effects of dietary and environmental challenges on digestive function and intestinal homeostasis in rainbow trout".


Seminar 27.10: Fish feed for food security

Date: Thursday October 27

Time: 10-14

Location: NMBU, Institutt for husdyr- og akvakulturvitenskap, H109

10.15-10.30         "Foods of Norway’s role in developing sustainable, novel feed ingredients" – Centre director Margareth Øverland

10.30-11.00         "The role of aquaculture in the global food supply" – Professor Karl Shearer

11.00-11.25         "Raw material evaluation – perils and pitfalls" - Professor Brett Glencross

11.25-11.50         "Digestion in fish: dietary and environmental impacts" – Professor Johan Schrama

11.50-12.30         Lunch

12.30-12.50         "Genetic selection for feed efficiency" – Senior Researcher Jørgen Ødegård, Aquagen  

12.50-13.15         "Sustainable aquaculture through novel technology" - Professor Trond Storebakken

13.15-13.35         "How can mathematical modelling help feed the world?" – Researcher Jon Olav Vik

13.35-13.55         "Assessment of novel ingredients for use in fish feed" – Researcher Felipe Eduardo Reveco-Urzua



Registration to: by October 24

Published 20. September 2016 - 12:09 - Updated 23. May 2017 - 19:11