Sigurður Björnsson

Rannís

Sigurður is the Head of Research and Innovation Division at RANNÍS the Icelandic Centre for Research. RANNÍS coordinates and promotes Icelandic participation in International Cooperation in Science and Technology and interacts with corresponding agencies and research councils in other countries. Sigurður studied chemistry and chemical engineering at the University of Iceland and in Lund Sweden (LTH). Sigurður directs the main competitive funding schemes offered in Iceland and he participates in a number of European Research Area Networks (ERA NETS) related to ocean affairs and other framework activities within the EU.

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Emerging Technologies, Tue 10:40

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