Genetirate, a start-up from the University of Arizona, was honored with the Seafood Innovation Award at the North Atlantic Seafood Forum 2019. The company won the honor for its technology for genetic selection to improve sustainability and production.
The National Algae Association has launched the World Industrial Photobioreactor Challenge 2019, with the aim of helping the commercial algae production industry and investment community identify the best commercial algae cultivation systems on the market.
The 1st annual International Conference & Exposition of the African Chapter of the World Aquaculture Society (AFRAQ2020) will be held in Alexandria, Egypt from November 28 to December 1, 2020. The conference will highlight some of the latest aquaculture research, innovations and investments to underpin continued growth of the aquaculture sector in Africa. The event will also be comprise of a scientific forum (oral/poster presentations), trade exhibition, industry forums, workshops, student events, receptions and other organized meetings. Keynote speakers from Africa and beyond are expected.