Matis OHF (Iceland)
Matis ltd. – Icelandic Food and Biotech R&D is a public commercial food research company founded in Iceland in 2007, following the merger of three public food research institutes. The role of Matis is to engage in food research, innovation and safety to increase the value of food through research, development, dissemination of knowledge and consultancy.
Matis specialised fields include fisheries research, fisheries management, food traceability, markets, processing technology, environmental research, food quality and safety, chemical and physical properties of food and feed, genetics, aquaculture, biotechnology, microbiological & chemical and consulting. Matis has state of the art facilities at its laboratories performing cutting edge research in close collaboration with various Universities, Institutes and Industry throughout the world. Matis has coordinated and participated in numerous national, Nordic and EU funded projects.
Over the last 5 years Matis has successfully coordinated number of H2020, FP7 and FP6 projects, including Farfish H2020, PrimeFish H2020 and MareFrame FP7. In addition, Matis has been and is a partner in number other successful H2020 & FP7 projects. Matis therefore has great deal of experience of project- and administrative management and has administrative capability to deliver successful European and international research projects.