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Hawai‘i Aquaculture and Aquaponics Association Conference 2019

Jul 24, 2019

The Hawai‘i Aquaculture and Aquaponics Association Conference 2019 will take place on August 12, 2019 from 8am-5pm at Kapiolani Community College in the Ohelo Building, Ka ‘Ikena Dining Room.

Everyone interested in aquaculture and/or aquaponics in Hawai’i is invited to attend the conference, which features updates on recent research at UH-Manoa, UH-Hilo, Oceanic Institute of HPU, and NELHA. Many of the speakers are CTSA PI’s and Co-PI’s who will be reporting on CTSA-funded research.

Presentation topics include shrimp, finfish, and shellfish culture, freshwater and marine aquaponics, Hawaiian fishpond revival, emerging tilapia diseases, food safety, and innovation in aquaculture. This year’s featured speaker will be Dr. Esteban Soto of U.C. Davis.

Registration includes conference, continental breakfast, buffet lunch, light pupus. Head count for buffet lunch must be provided to KCC on Aug. 5. Late registrations will be on “stand-by” for lunch AFTER regular registrants are served.

Click here for the full agenda and to register for the conference.