The Iceland Ocean Cluster is a driver of new ideas and promotes dynamic networks and relationships among businesses and entrepreneurs in the marine industry. Through stronger networks and cooperation, new opportunities for business and innovation arise.


Herberia completes seed-financing round

Herberia, a pharmaceutical company at the Ocean Cluster House, secured its first seed-financing round last week. The investment was secured from Einvala Finance but the investors have been following Herberia since the pharmaceutical company participated in Startup Reykjavík in 2013. Herberia develops herbal medicines. Their first products are expected in the European market next year.... Read More

Polar receives funding from Horizon 2020

Polar has been granted a fund from Horizon 2020 for it´s project of Poseidon remote controllable trawl doors. Polar was one of 178 companies from over 2000 applicants who was granted the fund. The fund will be used for feasibility and commercial potential study for the innovation. Polar has developed remote controllable trawl doors for... Read More

Marine Studies in Iceland

An increased number of students is enrolling in marine related studies in Iceland. Registrations have never been as many with a 12% increase in enrolments from the previous year in 10 different programs. A record was broken in fisheries science at the University of Akureyri with a total of 83 students but the numbers have... Read More



8jan - 9All DayFisheries Supervisors Meeting(All Day) Ocean Cluster House


6marAll DayNAOCA Meeting in Denmark(All Day: friday)

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