Seagriculture USA 2023: Chances and changes in the seaweed industry

The second edition of Seagriculture USA will take place on 6-7 September in Portland, Maine on the US east coast. A packed programme aims to celebrate innovation and enterprise in the growing seaweed sector, highlight the latest developments, nurture collaborations, and foster a sense of community within the industry. As last year, the event is…

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Zambian government signs AFRAQ23 hosting agreement

Preparations for the upcoming AFRAQ2023 – the 22nd Annual International Conference and Exposition of the African Chapter of the World Aquaculture Society (WAS) – were given a boost last week following signature of the hosting agreement by Zambia’s Ministry of Fisheries and Livestock. The conference will take place on 13-16 November 2023 in Lusaka, Zambia.…

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Exciting networking opportunities at Seagriculture USA 2023

Seagriculture USA 2023 will take place in Portland (ME), USA from September 6-7, 2023. The Seagriculture USA conference was successfully launched last year. More than 270 delegates from 12 countries took part in the first edition. Dive into the world of seaweed and join us for a two-day exploration featuring six plenary sessions, a panel…

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Packed programme for Scottish Pavilion at Aqua Nor

The Scottish Pavilion at the Aqua Nor 2023 trade show in Trondheim this August is offering a packed programme of events and presentations. Team Scotland’s presence at Aqua Nor is being co-ordinated by Highlands and Islands Enterprise and the Marine Directorate of the Scottish Government. Tuesday 22 August, the first day of the show, begins…

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Sea Lice Conference 2024 dates, location confirmed

Dates and a venue have been confirmed for the International Sea Lice Conference 2024. The Conference will take place in Glasgow on 10-12 September next year at the University of Strathclyde’s Technology and Innovation Centre, the Sustainable Aquaculture Innovation Centre (SAIC) has announced. In October last year the news broke that Scotland’s bid to host…

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Finalists announced for Aqua Nor Innovation awards

A sensor system to monitor fish health in pens, a non-destructive testing system for salmon and trout eggs and a robot designed to clean fish tanks are the shortlisted finalists for the Aquaculture Innovation Awards. The winner will be announced at the Aqua Nor trade show in Trondheim, Norway, on Thursday 24 August. Marin X…

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Seagriculture EU 2023 attracts record numbers

Seagriculture EU 2023, the leading conference for the seaweed industry, has been hailed as a resounding success. The conference took place from 21-22 June 2023, bringing together industry professionals, researchers, policymakers, and entrepreneurs from around the world. Hosted in Trondheim, Norway, the event showcased the immense potential of seaweed as a sustainable resource and explored…

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A busy programme for Scotland at Aqua Nor

This August, a Team Scotland partnership comprising Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE), the Sustainable Aquaculture Innovation Centre (SAIC) and the Marine Directorate of the Scottish Government will provide a platform for Scottish businesses and research organisations at Aqua Nor in Trondheim. Alongside our co-exhibitors and the wider Scottish delegation, we are putting together an exciting…

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Speakers anounced for AE2023 Vienna

The line-up of speakers for Aquaculture Europe 2023, to be held in Vienna on 18-21 September, includes voices from academia, the world of finance and the aquaculture industry. AE2023 is the annual conference of the European Aquaculture Society. This year’s event has the theme: “Balanced diversity in aquaculture development”. As the first plenary speaker, Professor…

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WAS set to meet in Lusaka

Following the successful World Aquaculture Conference in Darwin Australia (May 2023), the focus is now onto the upcoming Second Annual International Conference and Exposition of the African Chapter of the World Aquaculture Society (AFRAQ2023) to be held in Lusaka, Zambia from 13 to 16 November 2023. The First Aquaculture Africa Conference in Egypt in 2022…

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