International Institute of Fisheries Economics & Trade 2018 ConferenceExternal

IIFET 2018

Activity Overview

Type: Conference
Start Date: July 16, 2018
End Date: July 20, 2018
Venue: Seattle, Washington, USA
Website: International Institute of Fisheries Economics & Trade 2018 Conference webpage
Contact: Chris Anderson
E-mail: cmand [at] uw.edu

Abstract submission deadline: February 14, 2018
Early registration deadline: May 16, 2018
Application/registration deadline: June 13, 2018

Details for the International Institute of Fisheries Economics & Trade (IIFET) 2018 Conference have been announced, and the Early Bird registration option is now open. IIFET is the only global professional organization devoted to improving understanding of all aspects of fisheries and aquaculture economics and seafood trade. Members include academics, fisheries managers and policy makers, seafood industry members, international organizations and national government representatives.

The IIFET 2018 conference will cover a huge number of themes, including, but not limited to:

  • Economics of Aquaculture
  • Seafood Markets and Trade
  • Certification of Fisheries and Aquaculture
  • Economics of Recreational Fisheries and Tourism
  • Fishery Governance, Policy and Management
  • Governance and Management of High Seas and Straddling Stock Fisheries
  • Rights-based Fishery Management and Co-management
  • Economic, Bioeconomic and Ecological-Economic Modeling
  • Ecosystem-based Management and Integrated Assessments
  • Marine Spatial Planning and Multiple Use Management
  • Spatial Management and Marine Protected Areas
  • Interdependency of Fishery Management and Seafood Markets
  • Understanding Small-scale and Developing Country Fisheries
  • Managing Small-scale and Developing Country Fisheries
  • Management Challenges of a Changing Environment.