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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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Mapping of seafood byproduct companies in Iceland

Mapping of seafood byproduct companies in Iceland

The Iceland Ocean Cluster has recently published a mapping of all companies in Iceland that are developing various products from byproducts of seafood. The publication is in Icelandic and can be found here.  Here are the websites of the...

Demand for seafood innovation is growing

Demand for seafood innovation is growing

Thor Sigfusson Founder and Chairman of Iceland Ocean Cluster had a talk with Intrafish about if what we have achieved in innovation is good enough.You can read the full article on Intrafish website here.

The OC House creates magic, again

The OC House creates magic, again

The OC House in Iceland continues to make history. An amazing US start up with nanotechnology batteries, Greenvolt, got a space in the OC House for a staff member. The company was not focusing on battery solutions for marine, but we told them that next door to them...

Nordic port leaders visiting

Nordic port leaders visiting

Leaders from the port of Reykjavik, Stockholm, Helsinki, Copenhagen Malmo, Torshavn, Gothenburgh, Aarhus,Esbjeg and Helsingborg, visited the OC House in Reykjavik harbor recently. They were presented with our vision to have a network of innovation hubs like the OC...

Increased focus on product development from fish byproducts

Increased focus on product development from fish byproducts

According to a new research done by the Iceland Ocean Cluster, 48 companies in Iceland are focused mainly on developing products from fish byproducts. Without doubt this is most probably a world record - at least if compared to population! The largest group consists...