Aquaculture's Global Outlook: Embracing Internationality

Wednesday 29th May 2019, 1:00pm to 5:00pm

Biosphere, Dynamic Earth, Edinburgh

The Fish Site is proud to present a half day of presentations and discussions from senior industry thought leaders on key issues currently facing the global aquaculture industry. 


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The seminar will focus on opportunities for trade and knowledge exchange between the UK and the world beyond Europe.



Topics will encompass the world economic outlook for aquaculture and the seminar will include presentations from:-

  • Melanie Siggs, director of strategic engagements, Global Aquaculture Alliance;
  • Kolbjørn Giskeødegård, senior seafood analyst at Nordea Bank;
  • Patrick Blow, aquaculture manager with Marks & Spencer;
  • Nicki Holmyard, owner, Offshore Shellfish;
  • David Little, professor of aquatic resources and development, Sustainable Aquaculture Group, Institute of Aquaculture, University of Stirling;
  • Clifford Spencer, goodwill ambassador for the African Union - New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD). 

The afternoon session will include a question and answer session with all the speakers.

Attendees will be given the opportunity to participate in question & answer sessions with the speakers.

Places are free but will be limited, book now to avoid disappointment.