Asian-Pacific Aquaculture 2017

Following the huge success of APA 16 in Indonesia, Asian Pacific Aquaculture 2017 in Malaysia will be the next mega exceptional platform to learn and discuss about the latest developments aquaculture, newest technologies, see the rapidly expanding international aquaculture industry in Asia. Transforming for Markets Needs will be the theme for APA 17.

APA17 will be hosted by Department of Fisheries (DOF), Ministry of Agriculture and Agro-Based Industries, Malaysia. The conference and tradeshow will be organized by World Aquaculture Society – Asian Pacific Chapter. Malaysian Fisheries Society and University Putra, Malaysia. It will be held on July 24-27, 2016 at the Putra World Trade Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

APA 2017 is an opportunity for global aquaculture stakeholders to see the expanding aquaculture industry, developments of new technologies, innovations and investments in Asia Pacific. The conference will comprise a plenary session with keynote speakers, special producer sessions, latest research, workshops, abstract, oral and poster presentations. The Malaysian Fisheries Society will also organize a post conference farm tour.

The three- day’s conferences program will have special sessions on marine Shrimp, freshwater fish culture, production systems, tilapia, marine finfish molluscs culture, risk management, aquafeeds and nutrition, development and planning, marketing and trade and many more. The plenary topics will include trends and prospects in Malaysia Aquaculture, promoting trade in seafood and fair trade in seafood. Online abstract submission is encouraged at and the deadline is January 5, 2017.

Alongside the conference program, there is also a large exhibition space featuring local and international companies presenting their latest products, services, instruments and equipment for aquaculture management and all aquaculture related information to encourage sustainable aquaculture practices within the industry.

APA 2017 is a great opportunity to explore, share your knowledge and meet potential business partners around the world as well as enjoy the touristic attractions in Malaysia.

For more information and registration, visit our website at and Email: for conference, and for the tradeshow and sponsorships details. Please register early to benefit on early bird rates.

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