Fourteen company profiles were registered for the first partnering event within SEAFOODplus. A successful transfer of innovative research results to the seafood industry by the organisation of a qualified face-to-face forum was realised.
Effective communication is a tool for success in FP6, but many researchers find it difficult to explain scientific results for target groups outside the academic world. A network for improving communication skills has now been established.
Industry is invited to improve their profits by implementing results now coming out of the SEAFOODplus research projects. A call has been open until early June for interested industries to have new technologies demonstrated.