Iceland

Ocean Cluster

The Iceland Ocean Cluster’s mission is to create value and discover new opportunities by connecting entrepreneurs, businesses and knowledge in the marine industries.

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150% growth in startups

150% growth in startups

New analysis by the Iceland Ocean Cluster shows 150% increase in the number of blue startups in Iceland between 2011 and 2021.  The analysis indicates growth in nutraceutical and various health products from the ocean, seaweed startups, food tech and other food...

Cooling equipment experiment in Sierra Leone’s fishing boats

Cooling equipment experiment in Sierra Leone’s fishing boats

The icelandic company Ocean Excellence is one of the first spinoffs from the Iceland Ocean Cluster. The company is a collaboration between Samey, tech company, Mannvit, engineering company,and Haustak, fish drying factory, led by The Iceland Ocean Cluster and Mr. Páll...

Ocean academy

Ocean academy

Are you interested in studying about the blue economy? Now you can jump start a career in the blue economy in Iceland; a country that is a global leader in everything relating to fish.The Ocean Academy is offering a seminar in the winter (starts January 14th 2021)...

Visits from sister clusters representatives

Visits from sister clusters representatives

Our sister clusters are visiting the Ocean Cluster House to learn more about our cluster work and how they can implement some of our ideas and experience in their own areas. Great team.  From left Justin Sternberg and Craig Fleener from Alaska Ocean Cluster, Thór...

The New Fish Wave

The New Fish Wave

The world’s oceans – their temperature, chemistry, currents and life – drive global systems that make the Earth habitable for humankind. Our rainwater, drinking water, weather, climate, coastlines, much of our food, and even the oxygen in the air we breathe, are all...