Do you need an update on the Portuguese seafood market? Then you should join us for the seminar "O futuro do Bacalhau" in Lisboa, February 8 th.

The Seminar will take place in Lisboa on 8th of Februar 2024, in Belem area “O Jardim Botânico da Ajuda”, at Calçada da Ajuda - Lisboa

The seminar will be an important occasion to gather our valued stakeholders to positively engage over the future for Bacalhau.


14:00 - 14:30
Registration and networking.

14:30 Opening words
Cecilie Myrseth, Norwegian Minister of Fisheries and Ocean Policy
Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries

Slot 1: The Portuguese market: 14:40 – 15:20

In this session we will look into Portugal in global economical and demographical changes, and how it will change the Portuguese market.

Portugal in a time of global economic uncertainty
– Paulo Portas - Former Deputy Prime Minister of Portugal

Sailing without wind: Which currents to take advantage of?
– Marta Santos - Kantar

Break and networking 15:20 - 15:50

Slot 2: Status Norwegian cod: 15:50 - 16:20

In the first session we will present a status update on Norwegian cod. We will present our expectations for this year's cod season, the status of trade as well as take a closer look at prospects for the next few years.

Norwegian cod season 2024 and future prospects
– Charles Aas – The Norwegian Fishermen`s Sales Organization

Global trade flow of Norwegian cod
– Eivind Brækkan – Norwegian Seafood Council

Break and networking 16:20 – 16:40

Slot 3: The Portuguese Bacalhau consumers: 16:40 – 17:25

This session addresses Portuguese consumer trends and behaviors as their spending is under pressure.

Bacalhau in Retail and Cash and Carry 2022
– Tiago Montenegro, NielsenIQ

The Portuguese Bacalhau consumer
– Lars Moksness, Norwegian Seafood Council

Marketing strategy for "Bacalhau da Noruega" 2024
– Trond Rismo, Norwegian Seafood Council

17:45 - 18:30 Reception and mingling before dinner  

18:30 – 22:00 Conference dinner


Registration is closed.