World Aquaculture Society Calendar of Events

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2019
June 2019
Location: Chennai Trade Center Chennai Tamil Nadu - India
ASIAN PACIFIC AQUACULTURE -2019 Aquaculture for Health, Wealth and Happiness The Asian Pacific Aquaculture (APA’19) Conference and Exposition is scheduled on June 19-21,2019 in Chennai, India. The three- day exhibition featuring international and Indian companies will showcase the latest products, services, instruments and equipment for aquaculture management and all aquaculture related information to encourage sustainable aquaculture practices within the industry. Please register early to benefit on early bird rates. The trade show, which will be organised during the international conference is expecting participants from over 50 countries to showcase their various exciting business opportunities and new technologies in the aquaculture sector. We have planned to put up 150 booths and almost all the booths are completely booked by holders of India and other countries. We are now planning to increase the number of booths to 230 Nos to accommodate more interested countries and any other Indian companies.
October 2019
Location: ESTREL Congress Center - Berlin Germany
Our Future - GROWING from WATER
All life on earth emerged from water. The aquaculture sector nourishes and stimulates life in water in all its ways, and thereby holds the potential to overcome many of the challenges our society faces. The future of healthy and sustainably produced food and commodities lies in the diversity of aquaculture, from single-cell microalgae in bioreactors to fish teeming in sea pens or freshwater ponds.

Truly unlocking this potential requires innovative ways to support the aquaculture economy, generation of new business models and support of start-ups. We need to proactively work towards the demands of existing and new markets for all our products, seeking new alliances in international trade and consumer support. Meanwhile, the challenges of climate change and scarcity of natural resources are urgent and require our full attention in respect and appreciation of the ecosystems we work with.
November 2019
Location: HERRADURA CONVENTION CENTER (Wyndham) San José, Costa Rica
LACQUA19 will be the 2019 Annual meeting of the Latin American & Caribbean Chapter of WAS. Following upon the previous successful LACQUA meetings, LACQUA19 will bring international attention to the aquaculture industry of Costa Rica and Central America.

LACQUA19 will be held in San José, the capital of Costa Rica. It is the safest country in the región and with an enviable biodiversity. Costa Rica makes a great venue for LACQUA19. Aquaculture in Costa Rica is characterized by tilapia crops and other species such as shrimp and marine species.

BEYOND THE CONFERENCE
The conference will be held in three languages for spoken and written materials. The conference will include all major aquatic species cultured in Costa Rica and the other LACC countries with a special focus on tilapia, trout, shrimp and marine species.
INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION
There will be an exhibition of aquaculture suppliers from around the world displaying the latest in equipment, supplies and services. As well as national entities.
2020
February 2020
Location: Hawaii Convention Center, Honolulu, Hawaii USA
Int’l Annual Conference & Exposition with U.S. Chapter, WAS, National Aquaculture Association and U.S. Suppliers Association
May 2020
Location: Macdonald Aviemore Resort, Aviemore, Scotland, UK
Aquaculture UK is the most important aquaculture exhibition and conference held in the British Isles. The show has a tremendous following and with continued investment it promises to reach even further across the broader aquaculture market, both in the UK and into Europe. Firmly establishing it as an important and truly international trade venue for the aquaculture industry. Over three days Aquaculture UK offers a valuable opportunity to network, discover new products and meet decision makers. No other UK event provides aquaculture professionals with such direct access to suppliers from all over the globe representing all aspects of the aquaculture industry.
August 2020
Location: St. John's Convention Centre, St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada
Joint meeting of Aquaculture Association of Canada, Newfoundland Aquaculture Industry Association and World Aquaculture Society
2022
February 2022
Location: Town & Country Resort & Convention Center , San Diego, California USA
Triennial Int’l Annual Conference & Exposition with WAS, Fish Culture Section, AFS, National Shellfisheries Association, U.S. Aquaculture Society, National Aquaculture Association and Aquaculture Suppliers Association
2023
Location: Marriott New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana USA
Int’l Annual Conference & Exposition with U.S. Chapter, WAS, National Aquaculture Association and U.S. Suppliers Association
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