Congratulations to Centre for Marine Bioproducts Development (CMD) led by Prof. Wei Zhang, winner of the 2022 South Australian Science Excellence and Innovation Awards – Excellence in Science and Industry Collaboration Award, “Driving Australia’s Blue Bioeconomy”.
Congratulations also to our collaboration partner Australian Kelp Products, one of over twenty industry partners of CMBD.
The 2022 SA Science and Innovation Awards celebration was held on Friday, 25 November at Adelaide Studios, Glenside.
“It is a great honour for CMBD, Flinders university to be recognised in the 2022 SA Excellence in Science and Industry Collaboration Awards for Excellence in Science and industry Collaboration.
I take this opportunity to thank and congratulate all our staff, students, Board of Advisors, collaborators and supporters past and present, in Australia and overseas for your wonderful work and achievements over the last fifteen years.
I would also like to thank Flinders University for its support of CMBD in many of our national and international developments, including several international joint laboratories and the Marine Bioproducts Cooperative Research bid.
We are proud of our initiative and leadership in driving the Australian blue bioeconomy especially the third generation of high-value, advanced marine bioproducts industry.
Australian future ocean wealth can be sustainable and regenerative built upon our renewable and huge marine bioresource.” (Prof Wei Zhang)
Representing CMBD, Flinders University, in the 2022 South Australian Science Excellence and Innovation Awards
L to R: Leo Lin, industry collaborator, Australian Kelp Products,
Prof Chris Franco, Peng Su, Niki Sperou, Prof Wei Zhang, CMBD Flinders University.
L to R: Rob Lewis, CMBD Board of Advisory, Chris Franco and Niki Sperou
CMBD team members accept the award on behalf of Wei Zhang and CMBD, Flinders University.
Chief scientist for South Australia Prof Caroline McMillen welcomes attendees
at the 2022 South Australian Science Excellence and Innovation Awards
Team CMBD, Flinders University,
among the 2022 South Australian Science Excellence and Innovation Awards Winners