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Hello, welcome to Algae-UK, a BBSRC Network in Industrial Biotechnology and Bioenergy, focussed on supporting the community of scientists and engineers working with/ interested in industrial biotechnology applications of algae including cyanobacteria, microalgae and macroalgae (seaweeds).

To join the network, please take a look at our membership terms and conditions, along with our privacy notice and then complete the form below.

Some of the benefits in membership:

  • Funding – for academic-industry collaborations; Early Career Researcher training & skills development
  • Networking – events & activities to help you “find the right people” and/ or develop your skills
  • Information – information about other algae community activities, groups & funding, brought to you in one place
  • Community
    • facilitating schools and other interested groups in exploring the exciting applications of algae
    • encourage a policy/ funding landscape that supports the development of algae-based technology & products delivering sustainable solutions to our current needs & challenges.

Fields marked * are essential and you will not be accepted as a member until they are completed

eg, Prof, Director, Lecturer, Senior Scientist, PDRA, PhD student
Select up to 4 skills areas from the list above
eg industry partner interested in collaboration; academic supervisor interested in collaboration; ECR interested in career and project opportunities; interested in getting more involved in network activities and policy engagement etc
(Defined as a PhD student or a post-doctoral level researcher/ scientist with no more than 6 years full time postdoctoral research experience since their PhD.)