BIT's 7th Annual World Congress of Aquaculture and Fisheries (WCAF-2018)
Program

Program
Time: October 29-31, 2018
Venue: Weihai Haiyue Jianguo Hotel, China

Registration

Time: 08:30-22:00, October 28, 2018 (Sunday); Place: 1st Floor

 

Group Photo

Time: 08:40-09:00, October 29, 2018 (Monday); Place: Hotel Gate

 

Opening Ceremony

Time: 09:00-09:30, October 29, 2018(Monday); Place: Grand Ball Room, 4th Floor

 

Keynote Forum

Time: 09:40-11:00, October 29, 2018 (Monday); Place: Grand Ball Room, 4th Floor

Chair: Mr. Chunxian Li, Vice President, China Association of Oceanic Engineering, China

Time FaceOn Speeches and Speakers
09:30-10:00 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Mr. Zhihui Sun, Former Director, the State Oceanic Administration, China

10:00-10:30 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Title: Open University of Marine Innovation and Ocean Economy
Dr. Pichai Sonchaeng,
Founder President, Samudhabhipat (Marine Power) Foundation; Director, BUU Innopolis, Burapha University, Thailand

10:30-11:00 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Title: Opportunities in Aquaculture
Mr. Matthew Tan, Co-Chair, APEC PPFS, Singapore

11:00-11:30 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Mr. Chuanliang Wang, Deputy Director, Weihai Marine and Fishery Bureau, China

 

High-end Dialogue

Time: 11:00-12:00, October 28, 2018 (Sunday); Place: Grand Ball Room, 4th Floor

 

Track 1: Novel Aquaculture Technologies and Production Systems

Time: 13:30-15:30, October 29, 2018 (Monday); Place: Conference Room C, 4th Floor

Chair: Dr. Philip M FitzPatrick, President, The Renaissance Performance Group Inc., US

Time FaceOn Speeches and Speakers
13:30-13:35 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Chair's Introduction

13:35-14:00 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Title: Utilization of Effective Microorganisms (EM) Bokashi in Small-scale Pond-based Aquaculture-A Case Study from Myanmar
Dr. Myint Lwin, Program Director, Enhanced Homestead Food Production (EHFP) Program, Helen Keller International, Myanmar

14:00-14:25 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Title: The Evolvement of Aquaculture Technology towards Sustainable Outcomes
Dr. Philip M FitzPatrick, President, The Renaissance Performance Group Inc., USA

14:25-14:50 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Title: Potential Practical Application Possibilities of Fish Sperm Cryopreservation
Dr. Zoltan Bokor, Senior Research Fellow, Szent Istvan University, Hungary

14:50-15:15 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Title: Sex-specific Markers in Pacific Abalones Haliotis Discus Hannai and Sexual Dimorphism
Dr. Mi-Jin Choi, Pukyong National University, Korea

15:15-15:30 Coffee Break

 

Project Matchmaking

Time: 14:30-17:30, October 29, 2018 (Monday); Place: Swan Land, 4th Floor

 

Track 2: Aquatic Animal Nutrition, Disease & Health Management

Time: 08:30-12:10, October 30, 2018 (Tuesday); Place: Conference Room C, 4th Floor

Chair: Dr. Christian Luckstadt, Technical Director, ADDCON, Germany

Co-Chair: Mr. Mark Engel, Chairman & CEO, Phagelux Inc., China

Time FaceOn Speeches and Speakers
08:30-08:35 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Chair's Introduction

08:35-09:00 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Title: Empyreal 75-A Good Fishmeal Replacer in Diets for Intensive Aquaculture
Dr. Nguyen Duy Hoa, Global Technical Director-Empyreal Products, CARGILL INC., Vietnam

09:00-09:25 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Title: Impact of Dietary Potassium Diformate in Aquaculture - An Overview
Dr. Christian Liickstädt, Technical Director, ADDCON GmbH, Bitterfeld-Wolfen, Germany

09:25-09:50 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Title: Development of Fishmeal-Free Aquafeeds with Thraustochytrids-Protein
Dr. Yousuke Taoka, Associate Professor, University of Miyazaki, Japan 

09:50-10:15 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Title: Phytobiotics, New Solutions for Specific Problems: New Phytogenics against AHPND/EMS in Pacific White Shrimp* and Streptocoocus agalactiae serotype II in Oreochromis niloticus**
Mr. Gustavo Espelleta Casinos, Aquaculture Business Development Manager, LIPTOSA, Spain

10:15-10:30 Coffee Break
10:30-10:55 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Title: Utilizing Bacteriophages for the Prevention and Treatment of Bacterial Diseases in Aquaculture
Mr. Mark Engel, CEO, Phagelux Bio-tech Company Limited, China

 
10:55-11:20 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Title: First Report on the Effect of Dietary Seaweed, Ulva sp., on Fatty Acids Concentration in South African Juvenile Dusky Kob (Argyrosomus japonicus, Sciaenidae)
Dr. Molatelo Junior Madibana, Aquaculture Research, Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, South Africa

 
11:20-11:45 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Title: Feasible Approaches to Prevent Iridovirus Infections in Fish by Oral Vaccinations and On-site Detection
Dr. Syed Musthaq Skhader, Research Scientist, Center for Aquaculture and Veterinary Science, Temasek Polytechnic, Singapore

 
11:45-12:10 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Title: Utilization of Autolyzed Yeast in Aqua Diets to Reduce Fish Protein
Dr. Zurong Wang, Marketing and Technical Director (Asia-Pacific Region), Biorigin, Singapore

 

 

Track 3: Sustainable Development of Aquaculture and Fisheries

Time: 13:30-17:35, October 30, 2018 (Tuesday); Place: Conference Room C, 4th Floor

Chair: Mr. Bruce Hancock, Director of Aquaculture, Nova Scotia Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture, Nova Scotia, Canada

Co-Chair: Mr. Eyþor Björnsson, Director General, Directorate of Fisheries, Iceland

Time FaceOn Speeches and Speakers
13:30-13:35 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Chair's Introduction

13:35-14:00 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Title: Creating a Modern Regulatory Framework to Support Sustainable Aquaculture Growth
Mr. Bruce Hancock, Director of Aquaculture, Nova Scotia Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture, Nova Scotia, Canada

14:00-14:25 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Title: TBD
Dr. Carlos Federico Tagle, Direccio de Temas Econoicos Especiales Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores, Comercio Internacionaly Culto, Argentina

14:25-14:50 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Title: Internationalisation of Education and Alignment with Labour Market Needs in the Aquaculture Sector
Dr. Bela Urbanyi, Senior Scientist and Interim Dean, Szent Istvan University, Hungary

14:50-15:15 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Title: Fisheries Observer Retention Survey for Supporting Management
Dr. Yuntao Wang, Associate Professor, SOED, Second Institute of Oceanography, China; Knauss Fellow, NOAA Fisheries Office of Science and Technology, USA

15:15-15:30 Coffee Break
15:30-15:55 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Title: Fisheries Management System and Transparency - to Promote Sustainable Fisheries
Mr. Eyþor Björnsson, Director General, Directorate of Fisheries, Iceland

15:55-16:20 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Title: Is It Possible to Find A Common Language between Researchers and Entrepreneurs in terms of Aquaculture Innovation?
Ms. Zsofia Tarnai-Kiraly, Project Manager, Szent Istvan University, Hungary

16:20-16:45 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Title: Ecosystem Management on Lake Tanganyika and Its Basin: Case of Fisheries as a Trigger Sub-Sector
Dr. Lloyd Haninga Haambiya, District Fisheries and Livestock Co-ordinator, Ministry of Fisheries and Livestock, UK  

16:45-17:10 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Title: Study of Seals and Sea Lions Impact on Salmon on The BC Coast and North Eastern Pacific Ocean from Being Sea, Alaska to The Northern California Coast
Dr. Roy Solomon Jones Jr, Chief, Skidegate, Haida Gwaii, Canada

17:10-17:35 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Title: Administrative Procedures for Granting Authorizations in Aquaculture and Their Impact on Aquaculture Development in North Africa (Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Libya and Egypt)
Dr. Ait Ali Ali, Chef du Departement de l'Ingenierie des Projets Aquacoles (DIPA) , France 

 

Track 4: Algae Technology and Seafood Industry Forum

Time: 08:30-11:45, October 31, 2018 (Wednesday); Place: Conference Room C, 4th Floor

Chair: Ms. Mimi Hall, Director of Sales and Marketing, Phenometrics Inc., USA

Co-Chair: Dr. Daniel M. Cartledge, Senior Fellow, SeedTree, USA

Time FaceOn Speeches and Speakers
08:30-08:35 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Chair's Introduction

08:35-09:00 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Title: Heat Stress Memory Required for Acquisition of High Temperature Tolerance in Red Seaweeds
Dr. Koji Mikami, Associate Professor, Hokkaido University, Japan

09:00-09:25 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Title: Damage Potential of Two Toxic Algae Karenia mikimotoi and Cochlodinium polykrikoides in the Local Abalones Haliotis discus hannai Farms on the Korean Coast
Dr. Qtae Jo, Research Scientist, National Institute of Fisheries Sciences (NIFS), Korea

09:25-09:50 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Title: Using Desktop Laboratory Photo Bioreactor to Model and Simulate Sutdoor Pond Conditions for Algae Strain Selection and Optimization
Ms. Mimi E. Cook-Hall, Director of Sales and Marketing, Phenometrics Inc., USA

09:50-10:15 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Title: Health Benefits of Bioactive Seaweed Substances
Dr. Yimin Qin, Director, State Key Laboratory of Bioactive Seaweed Substances, China
(Mr. Jiang Jinjureplace Dr. Yimin Qin to speak here)

10:15-10:30 Coffee Break
10:30-10:55 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Title: Culture, Seafood, and Global Change: Anthropological Perspectives on Food Habits and Aquatic Food Resources in a Time of Increasing Demographic and Climate Change Impacts
Dr. Daniel M. Cartledge, Senior Fellow, SeedTree, USA

10:55-11:20 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Title: Microalgae Culture for Aquaculture
Dr. Ning Zou, Professor, Ludong University, China  

11:20-11:45 ˵��: ˵��: http://www.bitcongress.com/gcke2018/scientificprogram3_clip_image002.gif

Title: Spectroscopic, Kinetics and SEM Studies on Ecological Remedial Potential of Bio and Synthetic Polymers
Prof. Hiren Doshi, Campus Director, Ratnamani Educacion Campus, India

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