As you know, we unfortunately had to cancel our 2020 annual conference, but in 2021 we are coming back strong with a new conference in a new location!

Details regarding the conference agenda are still in the works, but we promise a fun and educational few days full of networking opportunities, good food, and lots of science. Check back for more details in the spring!

Conference Information:

  • Pre-conference workshop dates: May 31-June 2, 2021
  • Conference date: June 2-4, 2021
  • Conference venue: Sommarøya Arctic Hotel, about an hour’s drive from Tromsø

Cost and Grant Requirements: 

The conference and pre-conference workshop are free of charge for BioCat student members (PhD students, postdocs, and master students). The only requirement is that they submit a poster abstract and present that poster at the BioCat conference (NB: you can register before submitting a poster abstract).

The conference is also open for anyone working within the field of biocatalysis and bioprocessing in Norway, including technicians, PhD students, postdocs, researchers, professors, and administrative personnel both from academia and industry.