The future of seafood: trends in aquaculture and fisheries


The future of seafood: trends in aquaculture and fisheries

On Thursday 22 March 2018, Johan Verreth will present his farewell address as Professor Aquaculture and Fisheries At Wageningen University & Research. His farewell address will be preceded by a mini-symposium.

Organisator Aquaculture and Fisheries

do 22 maart 2018 12:45 tot 16:30

Locatie Auditorium, building number 362
Generaal Foulkesweg 1
6703 BG Wageningen

The Chairgroup Aquaculture and Fisheries would like to invite you to this mini-symposium and farewell address.

Programme mini-symposium
12:45 Arrival
13.00 Opening Prof.dr Geert Wiegertjes, Professor Aquaculture and Fisheries
13.05 Shrimp farming at turning point? Emeritus Prof.dr Patrick Sorgeloos – Gent University, Belgium
13.55 Fisheries science in action: is pulse fishing a more sustainable alternative to catch flatfish? Prof.dr Adriaan Rijnsdorp – WUR Wageningen Marine Research
14.20 Seafood Security: novel perspectives for marine food production Dr Martin Scholten – WUR Animal Sciences Group
14.35 Personal reflections: Prof.dr Patrick Sorgeloos (Gent University) Prof.dr Volker Storch (Heidelberg University) Dr Sachi Kaushik (INRA, University of Las Palmas) Prof.dr Simon Bush (WUR)
15.00 Closure
16.00 Farewell address by Prof.dr Johan Verreth

Prof.dr Geert Wiegertjes (Wageningen University & Research) is chairman of the mini-symposium.