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The BioMarine Business Convention is the only international business convention dedicated to marine bio-resources, addressing key issues in marine biotechnology, marine biomaterials, algae and …

The BioMarine Business Convention is the only international business convention dedicated to marine bio-resources, addressing key issues in marine biotechnology, marine biomaterials, algae and seagrass, marine environment, marine cosmetics, nutraceuticals, food and feed, aquaculture and aquafeed, marine renewable energy, clean shipping and harbor management.

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  • 1. September | October 2012 BioMarine Business Convention International Aquafeed is published five times a year by Perendale Publishers Ltd of the United Kingdom. All data is published in good faith, based on information received, and while every care is taken to prevent inaccuracies, the publishers accept no liability for any errors or omissions or for the consequences of action taken on the basis of information published. ©Copyright 2012 Perendale Publishers Ltd. All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced in any form or by any means without prior permission of the copyright owner. Printed by Perendale Publishers Ltd. ISSN: 1464-0058The International magazine for the aquaculture feed industry
  • 2. INDUSTRY EVENTS: PREVIEW human growth will also and animal nutrition, but also tion for the 2013 North America actively par ticipate: Por tugal, environment and energy. Business convention. Ireland, UK, Norway, and France. This year in London you’ll meet Every summit tends to be different, 2. Marine biotech for health will side by side the Canadian dele- but in the end the outcomes are explore the ways in which Pierre Erwes gation, the Portuguese Secretary the most impor tant… it always marine genomics can help Chairman BioMarine of State for the sea, the Director surprising what we can achieve us understand the industrial CEO BioMarine General for Fisheries and Coastal within the BioMarine commu- potential of marine organ- Organization Ltd affairs from Norway, the Director nity! isms. of Atlantic regions at European 3. Nutr aceuticals: The r aw T he BioMarine Business Commission Maritime Affairs and What are the focuses this material fish oil for the Convention is the only Fisheries and key industry players year in London? processing of the omega-3 international business con- such as Novus, Pronova BioPharma, Every year BioMarine organises a products may contain various vention dedicated to marine bio- Olmix Group, Sofiproteol, MG4U minimum of two debates. The first amounts of contaminants resources, addressing key issues European network, JPI Oceans, one is dedicated to women exec- such as environmental pollut- in marine biotechnology, marine Eurofins, and many more. utives in marine bio-resources. ants. How could we approach biomaterials, algae and seagrass, Over two days the BioMarine Our BioMarine community is the consumer with relevant marine environment, marine cos- community will share, debate and for tunate to have amazing and and understandable informa- metics, nutraceuticals, food and elaborate on recommendations talented women, so let’s learn tion about these issues? feed, aquaculture and aquafeed, regarding important issues. from them! 4. 2 0 3 0 : T h e a q u a c u l t u r e marine renewable energy, clean The second debate is also of platform. Human nutrition shipping and harbor manage- importance as it will bring together is the basis of our health, ment. Tell us about the audience government advisors, and recog- wellbeing and intelligence Every two years, the BioMarine Usually a BioMarine summit nized experts in aquaculture and and the development of Business Convention visits a dif- brings together 200 executives. fisheries. We will tr y to under- our food production and ferent continent: 2011 Europe, Mostly they are CEOs and top stand what milestones Europe, distr ibution systems will 2013 Nor th America and 2015 scientists who share common North America, Asia, Africa and be one of most cr itical INDUSTRY EVENTS Asia. The next 2013 Nor th ground. The finance and investors South America have developed to c h a l l e n g e s . A q u a c u l t u r e America Business Convention in community, government agencies, achieve a global sustainable aquac- will be one of the pre- Halifax Canada comprises of a are also ver y well represented. ulture by 2030. dominant food produc- full discovery day with two tracks It is a unique event to debate, BioMarine London is also struc- tion systems at the global (marine energy and marine bio- exchange and do business. tured around six thematic think- scale. resources), conferences, think- This year we will host a Canadian tanks: 5. Marine biotech for environ- tanks, VIP lunches, an innovation delegation made of SMEs, research 1. Macro Algae valorization: The ment will explore the world forum and an expo. organisations, amazing potential of this bio- of bacteria and their benefit In between, BioMarine summits development agencies and gov- resource opened-up a world to society. bring together 200 CEOs and ernment officials. The leading of possibilities, especially to 6. Microalgae and nutrition will executives. The 2012 BioMarine European countries for the blue respond to challenges of both dive into the fantastic oppor- L o n d o n s u m m i t i s tunities that micro organised around six algae represent to thematic think-tanks. feed the world. The The recommenda- application of micro- tions and proposals algae biomass and/or will ser ve as a base metabolites is an inter- for the elaboration of esting and innovative the Nor th Amer ica approach for the devel- Business Convention in opment of healthier Halifax. food products. What’s happening What do you this year? expect this year? In October 2012, the It’s always a difficult BioMarine summit visits question, but 2012 will London. It is a ver y bring for sure some crucial milestone with clear recommenda- regards to prepara- tions in preparation of
  • 3. SUPPORTERS OF THE BIOMARINE BUSINESS CONVENTION INDUSTRY EVENTS: PREVIEW done and open doors for the next step forward. Why is BioMarine is expanding so fast? BioMarine is a unique tr ansver sal platfor m that addresses the e n t i r e t r a n s v e r s a l the 2013 North America Business sector from marine to convention. I know from the inside maritime. There are that our industry par tners have several others shows great expectations and they have but none has such prepared the think-tanks to get potential to connect the most of the exchanges and the people. We think dif- discussions. ferent and we act dif- On the side, several deals will ferent. be initiated during the summit We do not wish to become cation. The directory will be offi- and the two days of meetings a gigantic convention but we cially launched in London during growing fast. It is a unique exchange will be the occasion for new wish to preser ve the aim of BioMarine, and a printed version place where we do business, we business endeavor and relation- our BioMarine community, pro- will be distributed to the partic- learn a lot and we enjoy doing so. ships. viding tailor made services such ipants. It’s not only the place to be but I feel really excited as I know all as our new BioMarine Resources We also provide some of our it’s a world of business opportuni- the participants and I will spend Director y, created with our clients with specific services: open ties at your hand. I look forward to my time running to connect par tner International Aquafeed, new market abroad, finds the right seeing you in London… people. My personal wish is that which helps to connect all bioma- partner in the next country where every attendee will feel satisfied as rine related businesses. It is a he plans to go etc. More inforMation: we will help him to get business very practical mobile web appli- Our BioMarine community is Website: take a CLOSER LOOK at Novus Aquaculture Our solutions focus on providing health through nutrition. Our complete portfolio of gut environment modifiers together with our extensive R&D and application expertise, have positioned our technologies as successful tools across the world and the industry. FEED COST REDUCTION | HEALTH THROUGH NUTRITION | OPTIMIZED RAW MATERIALS | FUNCTIONAL FEEDS | SUSTAINABLE PRACTICES® is a trademark of Novus International, Inc., and is registered in the United States and other countries. TM SOLUTIONS SERVICE SUSTAINABILITYis a trademark of Novus International, Inc. ©2012 Novus International, Inc. All rights reserved. 2978 September-October 2012 | InternatIOnal AquAFeed | 37
  • 4. INDUSTRY EVENTS: PREVIEW SUPPORTERS OF THE BIOMARINE BUSINESS CONVENTION Take a Closer Look at Novus Aquaculture Novus creates animal and nutrition solution based on science. Grounded in lab research and tested in practical field studies, Novus products have long provided innovative solutions for the poultry, swine, dairy, beef and aqua industries. Over 2,500 clients in nearly 100 countries trust Novus to be an integral part of their daily animal agriculture operations. Now that tradition of innovation continues with solutions for aquaculture. Novus monitors the evolving needs of the industry on a daily basis. Novus understands its many pressures, for which the talented researchers and developers are continuously working to create solutions. Driven by customer feedback, this team is focused on providing the industry with sustainable and cost-efficient solutions. Novus is dedicated to anticipating today what the industry will need tomorrow. Aquaculture will soon become the world’s leading source of animal protein, providing wholesome nutrition to an ever-growing population. To produce the food that’s needed in a profitable, sustainable manner, the industry faces many significant challenges. Now and in the future, the industry can count on Novus as their partner in overcoming these challenges. Novus: Investing in the Future of Aquaculture Novus is committed to making Aquaculture production more efficient and profitable. The Novus staff, which includes nearly 80 research and development experts, dedicates itself to this mission every day. And by supporting graduate scholarships at leading aquaculture research institutions worldwide, Novus is also investing in the future of the industry. Novus’s goal is to provide innovative total management solutions that optimize aquaculture production. Novus is dedicated to providing customized solutions that enhance the health and performance of your animals. To learn more about our aquaculture solutions, contact your local Novus Sales Representative or Novus Customer Service. Outside of the U.S., call +1.314.576.8886, within the U.S., call 1.800.568.0088 or send an e-mail to take a CLOSER LOOK at Novus Aquaculture Our solutions focus on providing health through nutrition. Our complete portfolio of gut environment modifiers together with our extensive R&D and application expertise, have positioned our technologies as successful tools across the world and the industry. FEED COST REDUCTION | HEALTH THROUGH NUTRITION | OPTIMIZED RAW MATERIALS | FUNCTIONAL FEEDS | SUSTAINABLE PRACTICES® is a trademark of Novus International, Inc., and is registered in the United States and other countries. TM SOLUTIONS SERVICE SUSTAINABILITYis a trademark of Novus International, Inc. ©2012 Novus International, Inc. All rights reserved. 2978
  • 5. INDUSTRY EVENTS: PREVIEW SUPPORTERS OF THE BIOMARINE BUSINESS CONVENTIONOlmix GroupFounded in 1995 by Hervé Balusson, Olmix Group was born at the core of Brittany, in Bréhan (Morbihan) from the will to find natural alternatives to additives used in agriculture. Its business is specially based on the development of natural additives based on seaweeds, trace-elements and clays towards Animal and Vegetal Nutrition and Health. With its famous Amadéite®, 100% natural biomaterial, Olmix has become one of the worldwide main specialists of green tech. One of the first green refineries in the world, the ULVANS Project, will soon be established in Brittany (France), and will industrially process products from algae. For 15 years, Olmix is involved in algae valorisation, and its philosophy is based on the belief that they are the new “Green Gold”. Olmix logo is by the way built with algae, more than a symbol, for a better life!Olmix is present in 60 countries throughout the world, has 250 employees and makes a turnover of 53,4 million Euros, of which 80 % of sales exported. Listed on the Paris Stock Exchange, Olmix has 7 production sites in Europe and its natural innovations lead the group to become a main reference in sustainable development with significant growth perspectives. Olmix Group’s strategy is in phase with regulations and environmental evolutions in the world. Eco-concept range MTX+ MEcopiglet MFeed Trace elements and natural solutions MSoup Mistral for the hygiene and nutrition of MMite animals and vegetals Trace elements ranges Ferrous Copper Zinc Manganese Sepiolite (Sepiolsa exclusive distributor) ... September-October 2012 | InternatIOnal AquAFeed | 39
  • 6. INDUSTRY EVENTS: PREVIEW SUPPORTERS OF THE BIOMARINE BUSINESS CONVENTION SUPPORTERS OF THE BIOMARINE BUSINESS CONVENTIONAbout Pronova BioPharmaPronova is a global leader in research, development and manufacture of lipid therapies derived from nature.The groups first commercialised product, Omacor/Lovaza, is branded in a number of countries (57) throughout Europe, Asia and in the USA. End-user sales has grown rapidly in all international markets and the annual run rate at 31 December 2011 reached USD 1 380 million, according to IMS Health. The product is the first EU- and FDA-approved omega 3-derived prescription drug.Marketing and distribution of Pronovas key product is currently licensed to both local and global pharmaceutical companies.The company is in the process of developing several new, patentable lipid derivatives. The most advanced lipid derived pharmaceutical programme is in the area of combined dyslipidemia, the abnormal concentration of lipids and lipoproteins in the blood, for which the company has a product, PRC-4016, in clinical trials.Pronova has also announced plans to enter the consumer healthcare and clinical nutrition markets, enabling the company to further leverage its position as the worlds largest manufacturer of high grade omega-3 derived products.Pronovas headquarters are located at Lysaker in Norway, while production takes place at state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities at Sandefjord in Norway and in Kalundborg, Denmark. The companys shares are listed on Oslo Børs with the ticker code PRON.Additional information is available on IF PURITY MATTERS 40 | InternatIOnal AquAFeed | September-October 2012
  • 7. SUPPORTERS OF THE BIOMARINE BUSINESS CONVENTIONSofiprotéolSofiprotéol was formed in 1983 at the initiative of the French federation of oilseed and protein crop producers : the Fop, the ONIDOL and UNIP. Originally a financial establishment for the French vegetable oil and protein subsidiary, Proléa, Sofiprotéol’s investments and acquisitions have made it a major agri-food group in France today. Sofiprotéol relies on an original economic model characterized by :• a solid base of agricultural shareholders, representing each region of France,• an active presence in every aspect of the industry,• a strong commitment in the field of sustainable development. Sofiprotéol’s mission is to develop the French vegetable oil and protein industry, open up new markets, and ensure an equal distribution of value among its members. In order to succeed in its mission, Sofiprotéol is involved in every aspect of the industry : • research,• marketing,• processing,• adding value to products.The Group’s strategy involves maintaining a balanced presence in key fields related to nutrition and the environment :• human and animal nutrition,• renewable energy and renewable chemistry development. ONLINE International Aquafeed is also available to view online free of charge, with a complete archive of back issues, cover over two years of the magazines history. The magazine is available as a full online magazine, or as individual features, that can be separately downloaded, free of charge. For more information please visit the website. September-October 2012 | InternatIOnal AquAFeed | 41
  • 8. INDUSTRY EVENTS: PREVIEW SUPPORTERS OF THE BIOMARINE BUSINESS CONVENTIONZ2OZ2O discovers, develops and formulates natural microbial products to improve performance in many industries globally. We have a proven track record of creating and delivering transformational value through focused development in three thematic disciplines: Energy, Food, and food security.Our Technology is unique in that it combines groups of naturally occurring bacteria that work together to help nature restore the balance lost with intensive human activities and their impact on the environment.Z2O has firmly put Environmental biotechnology at the service of food security. All our products are formulated to come together to secure better availability and accessibility to food for Billions. Our strategy is multidirectional and addresses the growth in supplies and accessibility to food as well as the reduction in the demand factors.The story of Z2O is about being pioneers and partners. We aim to build material positions in advanced microbial technologies whilst working with the communities in which we operate.Our values of building respect, nurturing relationships and acting responsibly are at the core of all we do. People are our key asset and our teamwork, innovation, and ability to combine technical and commercial expertise give us our edge. 42 | InternatIOnal AquAFeed | September-October 2012
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  • 10. This digital re-print is part of the September | October 2012 edition of International LINKSAquafeed magazine. Content from the magazine is available to view free-of-charge, both as a fullonline magazine on our website, and as an archive of individual features onthe docstoc website.Please click here to view our other publications on Vo l u m e 1 5 I s s u e 5 2 0 1 2 • See the full issue The use of algae in fish feeds as alternatives to fishmeal Gustor Aqua and Ecobiol Aqua: • Visit the International Aquafeed website – enhancing digestion in a different manner Fishmeal & fish oil – and its role in sustainable aquaculture • Contact the International Aquafeed Team Options and challenges of alternative protein and energy • Subscribe to International Aquafeed resources for aquafeed EXPERT TOPIC – Shrimpthe international magazine for the aquaculture feed industryTo purchase a paper copy of the magazine, or to subscribe to the paperedition please contact our Circulation and Subscriptions Manager on the linkabove. INFORMATION FOR ADVERTISERS - CLICK HERE