Sunday 08 September 2019 (IAFI / WorldFish / FAO Networking Pre-Congress Workshop)
WorldFish, Jalan Batu Maung, Batu Maung, 119600 Penang, Malaysia
10:00 - 10:20 Welcome coffee and registration
10:20 - 10:50 Welcoming and Introduction
Mark Boulter, IAFI President
Gareth Johnstone, WorldFish Director General
Marcio Castro De Souza, FAO (FIAM) Senior Fishery Officer
10:50 - 11:00 Setting the scene
Mark Boulter, IAFI President
11:00 - 11:15 Foresight Study presentation
“The future of the seafood industry for achieving SDGs in Southeast Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa”
Nhuong Tran, WorldFish
11:15 - 13:00 Regional Breakout Session & Discussion
Africa Sub-group chaired by Ian Goulding, incoming IAFI President
Asia/Pacific Sub-group chaired by Marcio Castro De Souza, FIAM - FAO
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 14:30 Peter Howgate award winners’ introduction and presentations
“Crab Industry in India - an overview”
Justin Sundarrajan, Newport International’s Quality Control Consultant – India
“Official Controls, Constraints, Opportunities and the Future plans for the Fisheries and Aquaculture Sector in Uganda”
Stella Mbabazi, Department of Fisheries Resources inspector for the Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industries and Fisheries - Uganda
14:30 - 16:30 Global Roundup Session & Discussion
Chaired by Mark Boulter, IAFI President
16:30 - 18: 30 Casual Networking Session
Wednesday, 11 Sept 2019 (IAFI Annual General Meeting (AGM) and IAFI Board Meeting)
13:50 – 15:20 IAFI AGM – All conference attendees are invited or alternatively visit to exhibition
15:20 – 15:40 Afternoon break
15:40 IAFI Board Meeting (by invitation only)

Note: The time of the meeting may need to be adjusted once the final program for the World Seafood Congress is established.

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