Scanmar is organising a trawling conference in cooperation with Hampidjan and Thyborøn at the North Sea Center in Hirtshals from November 29th to December 1st.

The conference will involve everything from presentations of technical innovations, to practical testing of fishing gear in the flume tank.  Guests will also have the opportunity to play an active part in testing, including special requests and input.




November 28th:
Participants gather in Hirtshals, Denmark. We recommend that participants will fly from Copenhagen to Aalborg with flight No. SK1221 (Scandinavian Airways), departing from Copenhagen at 20:50 and arriving in Aalborg at 21:35. A bus will drive participants, booked on this flight, from Aalborg to Hirtshals (this is about 45 min drive). Hampidjan has booked rooms on Montra Skaga Hotel in Hirtshals for all participants.


November 29th and December 1st:
The Flume Tank Workshop will be held from the morning of Wednesday until the afternoon of Friday. The main activity will take place in “Nordsöcentret”, at The Marine Institute Centre, situated across the street from the hotel.


Departure, December 1st:
A bus will drive participants from Skaga Hotel to Aalborg airport where majority of the group will join flight No. SK 1210. Departure time is 16:00, with arrival time in Copenhagen at 16:45. Hampidjan has booked hotel for the group in Copenhagen for one night. Participants are of course welcome to organise their departure differently and are advised to consider the transportation from Hirtshals to Aalborg.


Price per participant is EUR 1.250, including transportation from Aalborg to Hirtshals and back to Aalborg, 3 nights at the Montra Skaga Hotel, one night at Marriott Hotel (breakfast included) and lunch at the tank area for three days.

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Deadline: November 3rd