WFC2020 ABSTRACT SUBMISSIONS CLOSING SOON
Deadline to submit abstracts is the 31 January 2020.
Don’t miss an opportunity to be part of one of the largest fisheries conferences, WFC2020. Join leading global fisheries experts across research, industry and management in Adelaide, Australia from 11-15 October 2020.
We welcome the submission of abstracts in all areas related to global fisheries issues and key developments needed to ensure a sustainable future for our oceans, lakes, estuaries and rivers, including commercial, recreational and Indigenous fisheries.
WFC2020 buoyed by NOAA partnership
Preparations for the World Fisheries Congress 2020 (WFC2020) next October have been buoyed, with the engagement of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) as a Premium Congress Sponsor.
ICES Early Career Support
The International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES) is providing Early Career Support to assist early career scientists from ICES countries attending the WFC2020. The ICES Early Career Support will cover WFC2020 registration fees only.Please note that limited funds are available. Applicants will be selected based on how well their application matches the Congress theme. Applicants must be a national of or working/studying in an ICES member country and be 35 years old or younger OR have completed their PhD in the last 5 years.
The World Fisheries Congress (WFC2020) is the largest gathering of research, industry and management sectors and is the key international fisheries conference. It is an event not to be missed.
I encourage all commercial, recreational and Indigenous fishers, researchers, managers, students, NGOs and the broader community to join us to discuss issues facing world fisheries and key developments need to ensure a sustainable future.
EXHIBIT ON THE WORLD FISHERIES STAGE
Showcase and promote your organisation to over 1,500 delegates from around the world and experience what it’s like to be part of one of the largest fisheries events and tradeshows in 2020.
AUSTRAL FISHERIES ON BOARD AS WFC2020 MAJOR SPONSOR
One of Australia’s largest integrated commercial fishing companies, Austral Fisheries, has signed up as a Major Sponsor for the World Fisheries Congress 2020 (WFC2020).
Highly regarded for its commitment to sustainable fishing practises, CEO of Austral Fisheries David Carter, said the decision to sponsor WFC2020 was the right thing to do.
12th INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE AND WORKSHOP ON LOBSTER BIOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT (ICWL)
Fremantle, Western Australia is set to host the 12th International Conference and Workshop on Lobster Biology and Management (ICWL) on the 18-23 October 2020. Held the week following the WFC2020, delegates have an opportunity to attend two world-class events during a visit to Australia. Find out more at www.icwl2020.com.au.
DESTINATION…ADELAIDE, a Great Wine Capital of the world
The vibrant city of Adelaide is the gateway to all 18 of South Australia’s wine regions, from the Barossa, McLaren Vale, Langhorne Creek, Adelaide Hills, Clare Valley, Coonawarra and Riverland.
With more than 200 cellar doors on its doorstep, Adelaide is the wine capital of Australia – and one of the Great Wine Capitals of the World, alongside Bordeaux in France, Napa Valley in the US and Bilbao Rioja in Spain.
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