Jonas R. Vidarsson, Director of division of value creation, Matís is confirmed to speak within the keynote session at the start of the Fish Waste for Profit Conference. This year’s conference will take place from 9-10 June 2022, in Smárinn / Fifan halls in Kópavogur.


Jonas R. Vidarsson

Jonas R. Vidarsson

Director of division of value creation


Matis is a governmentally owned non-profit limited company working on research and innovation in food & biotech value chains. Jonas holds degrees in Fisheries scenes, Environmental science and Natural resource management. He has in addition long hands-on experience in the fishing sector, both in processing and as a fisherman.

Jonas has been involved in a large number of national and international research projects funded by FP7, H2020, Nordic Innovation, Nordic council of ministers, NORA, FHF, AVS, National Research Council and more. Jonas’s expertise includes studies related to the entire value chain of different food products and circular economy. Environmental impact of fisheries and seafood production, environmental labelling, Life Cycle Assessment, traceability, logistics and research on various yield- & quality factors in the value chain of seafood. Fisheries management, aquaculture, climate change impacts and adaptation, fishing gear, decision support systems, stakeholder interaction, dissemination and knowledge transfer.

Join Jonas and our other panel of Keynote speakers at The Fish Waste for Profit Conference. Your delegate space will include

  • · Conference attendance on both days
  • · Full documentation in electronic format
  • · Lunch and refreshments on both days
  • · Place at post-conference drinks reception

If you book now, you will receive a 15% discount meaning you will only pay £352.75 or kr55,845.00.

To book your place, visit our website and enter the code IFCEARLY at the checkout to redeem the discount. Alternatively, please call our team on +44 1329 825335 or email