20th IIFET Biennial ConferenceExternal

Activity Overview

Type: Conference
Start Date: August 31, 2020
End Date: September 4, 2020
Venue: Vigo, Spain
Website: Conference Website
Contact: Ann L. Shriver
E-mail: Ann.L.Shriver [at] oregonstate.edu

Abstract submission deadline: February 1, 2020
Early registration deadline: May 15, 2020
Application/registration deadline: June 27, 2020

Update: The 20th edition of The International Institute of Fisheries Economics & Trade (IIFET) conference has been moved to the week of 31 August to 4 September 2020 in Vigo, Spain.

The conference will feature an abundance of plenary sessions, as well as featuring several keynote speakers. some possible themes for the conference include:

  • Fisheries Management, Policy and Regulations, including Ecosystem-based Management and Marine Spatial Planning
  • Bioeconomic Modeling
  • Aquaculture Economics and Markets
  • Seafood Trade and Consumer Behavior
  • International Trade, Agreements, Barriers and Conflicts
  • The Gender Dimension of Fisheries and Aquaculture
  • Contributions of Fisheries and Aquaculture to Nutrition, Food Security and Poverty Alleviation in Developing Countries
  • Value Chains in Fisheries and Aquaculture

Topics of special interest for the local industry may also include

  • Shellfish Production and Markets
  • Quota Management
  • Seafood Processing and Value Addition
  • Conditions of Access to the EEZ of Third Countries
  • Social Transformations of the Fishing Industry
  • Seafood Connectivity between Local and Global Markets
  • The landing obligation and small-scale fisheries

For further details on the event, including deadlines, registering and abstract submission, please follow the link above. 

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