AQUA 2024 is taking shape!

Bella Arena - or Congress Hall D and International House in Bella Center. Copenhagen, Denmark

AQUA 2024, co-organised by the European Aquaculture Society and the World Aquaculture Society, will take place from August 26-30 in Copenhagen.

The event will be hosted at Copenhagen’s Bella Centre (pictured), and will comprise a scientific conference, trade exhibition, industry forums, workshops, student events and receptions. AQUA 2024 will highlight the latest aquaculture research and innovation to underpin continued growth of this exciting food production sector.

It will be a showcase for Denmark, and its innovation leadership in several key technologies crucial for future aquaculture, as well as a meeting and exchange platform for experts from around the world.


The organisers have identified a wide range of sessions – by topic and also by species – for the scientific conference and abstract submission is now open.

The deadline for abstracts is 5 April. Abstracts should be submitted online to

If you are a student, the organisers ask that you submit your abstract before April 5 to have a chance of being selected for the AQUA 2024 Student Spotlight Award, with the possibility to pitch your work at the opening plenary session to a global aquaculture audience.

The EAS are working with partners to prepare exciting programmes for the Industry Forum and Innovation Forum, as well as pre- and post-conference tours.

Those interested in booking a booth at the accompanying trade show are advised to hurry as over 80% of places have already been sold. For more information see the WAS website or contact Mario Stael at

Those interested in attending as delegates should to register early for AQUA 2024 and can ensure that they pay the cheapest registration fee by joining EAS as a member, online at the EAS website.

After joining, head over to the registration page to get the Member Rate.

The organisers said: “Blue Food production must grow. Green Solutions will help it to do so.”

For more information about AQUA 2024, Copenhagen, August 25-29 2024, go online to or


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