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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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Projects of the Iceland Ocean Cluster

Projects of the Iceland Ocean Cluster

The staff of the Iceland Ocean Cluster is working hard on major projects that are ocean related. The projects were initiated after several strategy meetings with tech companies in ocean related activities, transport companies, harbors, educational institutions and...

Taxing the Icelandic Fisheries Success

Taxing the Icelandic Fisheries Success

Unlike most other industries during the boom from 2001 – 2008 the fishing industry in Iceland actually experienced a decline in profits. The high exchange rates of the Icelandic Krona (Iceland’s currency) limited demand for Icelandic exports and made it less...

Summer employees

Summer employees

The Iceland Ocean Cluster has hired eight young undergraduate students this summer to work on several projects related to the cluster. The cluster received 87 applications and had many good candidates to choose from. We would like to welcome them aboard and introduce...

Successful meeting of North Atlantic Marine clusters in Reykjavik

Successful meeting of North Atlantic Marine clusters in Reykjavik

The meeting of North Atlantic marine/ocean clusters held in Reykjavik May 24-25 was attended by leaders from marine/ocean clusters from Canada, Denmark, Faroe Islands Greenland, Iceland and Norway. The meeting is a part of the project “North Atlantic Ocean Clusters”...

Increased cooperation among marine clusters in the North Atlantic

Increased cooperation among marine clusters in the North Atlantic

May 24-25the Iceland Ocean Cluster will host a meeting of leaders from marine clusters in the North Atlantic. This meeting is a part of the project “North Atlantic Ocean Clusters” which was initiated by the Iceland Ocean Cluster and supported by Nordic Innovation,...