Runar Gjerp Solstad , Researcher marine biotechnology, Nofima is confirmed to speak at Fish Waste for Profit Conference. This conference is taking place from 16-17 September and will include a range of delegate benefits.


Runar Gjerp Solstad , Researcher marine biotechnology, Nofima

Nofima is a leading institute for applied research within the fields of fisheries, aquaculture and food research. They supply internationally renowned research and solutions that provide competitive advantages along the complete chain of value.

Runar is a scientist in marine biotechnology at Nofima the Norwegian institute of food fisheries and aquaculture research where he started working in 2016. He holds a PhD from UiT The Arctic University of Norway focused on isolation and characterisation of novel marine antimicrobial peptides. Current research focuses primarily on utilisation of marine side streams. Common methods include enzymatic hydrolysis and filtration techniques in addition to working on the scalability of these processes from laboratory to pilot scale.

Register now and join Runar in session 4 Pioneering By-product Utilisation, where he will be discussing Blood from aquaculture, a diamond in the rough. You can see other confirmed speakers in the Conference Programme.

The full delegate package at Fish Waste for Profit 2021 includes:

  • Conference attendance for one and a half days
  • Full documentation in electronic format
  • Lunch and refreshments throughout the conference
  • Access to the close of day one, networking & drinks reception
  • Free entry to Icelandic Fisheries exhibition

Book your place online today at or Contact Jim Batchelor on +44 1329 825335. You can also email for more information.