Industry Events Events listing n 1 – 2/11/17 - GMP+ International Conference Netherlands WEB: www.feedsafetyconference. com n 3 – 5/11/17 - 6th Annual World Congress of Aquaculture and Fisheries 2017 China WEB: www.bitcongress.com/ wcaf2017/default.asp n 07 - 10/11/17 - LACQUA Mexico WEB: was.org WorldAquacultureSociety wrldaquaculture n 08 - 09/11/17 - JTIC INTERNATIONAL 2017 France WEB: www.jtic.eu n 08 - 10/11/17 - EXPO PESCA & ACUIPERU 2017 Peru WEB: www.thaiscorp.com n 09 - 11/11/17 - Fi India India WEB: www.figlobal.com/india n 09 - 11/11/17 - Taiwan International Fisheries & Seafood Show Taiwan WEB: www.taiwanfishery.com n 28 – 30/11/17 - Fi Europe Germany WEB: www.figlobal.com/fieurope n 29/11/17 – 1/12/17 - Sustainable Ocean Summit 2017 Canada WEB: www.oceancouncil.org/event/ sustainable-ocean-summit-2017/
Asian-Pacific Aquaculture 2018 Asian-Pacific Aquaculture 2018 (APA18) is the mega event on Aquaculture in the Asian Pacific Region. The international conference and tradeshow, organized by the World Aquaculture Society, and hosted by the National Taiwan Ocean University will be held at the Taipei International Convention Centre (TICC) on April 23-26 2018, Taipei Taiwan. The conference will include three days of topics-based parallel sessions as following, Grouper, Ornamentals, Seaweeds and Live feed, Fish Culture: Freshwater, Mollusks and Crustaceans, Food safety, Aquatic Animal Health, Shrimp Health & Disease and Aqua-feeds amongst others. Abstract Submission for APA18 - Deadline January 31, 2018. Asian-Pacific Aquaculture 2018 would like to encourage everyone to submit a high quality abstract for both oral and poster presentations. Authors are strongly encouraged to consider poster presentations as poster sessions are an integral part of the programme. Papers submitted for “oral presentation only” may not be accepted as oral presentations due to the limited number of available time slots. All abstracts must be in English - the official language of the conference. Each oral presenter shall be entitled to no more than 15 minutes for a presentation, plus five minutes for questions. Authors of studies involving proprietary products or formulations should present this information in workshops or the trade show. Oral presentations should use Power Point. Overhead and slide projectors and video players will not be available or allowed. Please submit your abstract as early as possible before the deadline on January 31, 2018.
Ocean Summit: Only one month to go The 2017 edition of the Sustainable Ocean Summit (SOS), organised by the World Ocean Council (WOC) is looking very promising. The number of registrations has never been so high, and at one month before the event 300 high level participants are expected. This three-day conference event provides a yearly review of status and trends in Ocean economic activity. The 2017 edition will be held in Halifax, Canada, November 29-December 1, 2017. The SOS is uniquely designed to bring together leadership companies from the diverse Ocean Business Community: shipping, oil and gas, fisheries, aquaculture, seabed mining, tourism, renewable energy, ports and dredging amongst other. Last year the event was held in Rotterdam. Over 200 participants gathered to discuss the role of the ocean business community in addressing critical marine environment and sustainability challenges.
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IFFO Awards at the 57th Annual Conference
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The IFFO’s 57th Annual Conference came to a close with the announcement of the winners of the IFFO awards. Danish feed company Aller Aqua (IFFO Non-producer member) won a leadership and innovation award for their expansion work in Africa. IFFO Producer member American Seafoods Co. won a leadership award for their work in driving fisheries improvements in their industries, such as MSC certifications of the Bering Sea/Aleutian Islands and Pacific hake fisheries, both posting the highest MSC scores in any whitefish fishery; and being the first US fishing company to complete a four puller, Sedex Members Ethical Trade Audit (SMETA) with no corrective actions. This year’s conference was attended by 400 delegates from 37 countries and included 47 presentations from leading industry scientists, case studies on countries and specific industries and analyses of latest market trends. Presentations included the USA’s National Fisheries Institute’s John Connelly giving an insight into the host country’s seafood market and warned the global industry to keep a close eye on US trade policies in this turbulent period. 46 | November 2017 - International Aquafeed