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13th AFAF will be hosted using video conferencing platforms and Gather.Town.

We will arrange opening remarks, plenary sessions, scientific sessions, and closing remarks using WebEx, while the poster sessions will be held by using Gather Town. 13th AFAF will have virtual booths on both our website and Gather Town to engage with the attendees.

The following is the tentative program schedule and please visit our 13th AFAF website for the final program schedule and more updates.

 

Day 1: TUESDAY, May 31, 2022 (9:30~17:00 TST [GMT+8])
9:30-10:00 SIGN-IN our 13th AFAF website to receive the conference link
Opening Ceremony
10:00-10:30
[Live streaming]
Opening Remark
Plenary Session 1
10:30-11:10
[Live streaming]
Prof. Chu-Fang Lo, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
Tentative title: Shrimp aquaculture and our future
11:10-11:50
[Live streaming]
Mr. Morley Knight, International Fisheries Management Expert, Canada
Tentative title: The sustainable fisheries in Asia
Break, e-Exhibition, and Poster Presentation 1
[Hosted in Gather.Town]
12:00-12:30 Break
12:30-14:00
[Live streaming]
Poster session 1
12:30-14:30
[Live streaming]
e-Exhibition
Parallel Scientific Session 1
14:40-17:00
[Live streaming for invited speech & on-demand oral presentation]  
Room A Topic: Fisheries
Oral Presentation [On-demand]
Room B Topic: Fisheries Policy and Governance
Invited speech [Live streaming]
Dr. Umi Muawanah, The Agency for Marine Affairs and Fisheries Research, Indonesia
Tentative title: Putting the Policies in the Water: a size limit impact on blue swimming crab fisheries in Indonesia employing a bioeconomic model
Oral Presentation [On-demand]
Room C Topic: Aquaculture Diseases and Health Management
Invited speech [Live streaming]
Prof. Ikuo Hirono, Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology, Japan
Tentative title: Development of prevention methods against infectious diseases in shrimp aquaculture
Oral Presentation [On-demand]
Room D Sponsored Session 1
Organized by Sponsors
Free time
[Hosted in Gather.Town]
17:00- Spend time, enjoy the ambience and share research experiences with your friends and collaborators virtually on Gather. Town

 

 

Day 2: WEDNESDAY, June 1, 2022 (9:30~20:00 TST [GMT+8])
9:30-10:00 SIGN-IN our 13th AFAF website to receive the conference link
Plenary Session 2
10:00-10:40
[Live streaming]
Director Shane Willis, National Aquaculture Training Institute, Australia
Tentative title: To be confirmed soon
10:40-11:20
[Live streaming]
Prof. Kyoko Kusakabe, Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand
Tentative title: Gender issues in Small-Scale Fisheries in Asia
Parallel Scientific Session 2
11:30-13:30
[Live streaming for invited speech & on-demand oral presentation]  
Room A Topic: Seaweed, Microalgae, Live Feed and Nutrition
Invited speech [Live streaming]
Dr. Chun-Yen Chen, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
Tentative title: The application of microalgae in aquaculture
Oral Presentation [On-demand]
Room B Topic: Gender Equality in Fisheries and Aquaculture
Invited speech [Live streaming]
Prof. Holly Hapke, University of California Irvine, USA
Tentative title: Gender in Fisheries and Aquaculture: A Research Agenda for Equity and Robust Science
Oral Presentation [On-demand]
Room C Topic: Ornamental Fisheries
Oral Presentation [On-demand]
Room D Sponsored Session 2
Organized by Sponsors
Break, e-Exhibition, and Poster Presentation 2
[Hosted in Gather.Town]
13:30-14:00 Break
14:00-15:00
[Live streaming]
Poster session 2
13:30-15:00
[Live streaming]
e-Exhibition
Parallel Scientific Session 3
15:10-17:00
[Live streaming for invited speech & on-demand oral presentation]  
Room A Topic: Artificial Intelligence, Aquaponics and Solar power/Aquaculture synergies
Oral Presentation [On-demand]
Room B Topic: Climate Resilience and Environmental Management of Fisheries and Aquaculture
Invited speech [Live streaming]
Dr. Mudjekeewis D. Santos, National Fisheries Research and Development Institute, Philippines
Tentative title: Assessing Vulnerabilities of the Fisheries Sector to Impacts of Climate Change: Experience from the Philippines
Oral Presentation [On-demand]
Room C Topic: Breeding Programs and Genetic Biotechnology applied to Aquatic Animals
Invited speech [Live streaming]
Prof. Fuhua Li, Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Tentative title: Development of modern breeding techniques and their applications in shrimp breeding
Oral Presentation [On-demand]
Room D Sponsored Session 3
Organized by Sponsors
General Assembly of the Asian Fisheries Society
[Main Hall in Gather.Town]
18:00-20:00 General Assembly of the Asian Fisheries Society
Free time
[Hosted in Gather.Town]
17:00- Spend time, enjoy the ambience and share research experiences with your friends and collaborators virtually on Gather. Town

 

 

Day 3: Thursday, June 2, 2022 (9:30~17:00 TST [GMT+8])
9:30-10:00 SIGN-IN our 13th AFAF website to receive the conference link
Parallel Scientific Session 4
10:00-12:00
[Live streaming for invited speech & on-demand oral presentation]  
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Room B Topic...
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Room C Topic...
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Room D Topic...
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Break
[Hosted in Gather.Town]
12:00-13:00 Break
12:30-13:00 Room A Meeting for judges of student oral/poster presentation
[Only judges are invited to attend this meeting]
Plenary Session 4
13:00-13:40
[Live streaming]
Dr. Grinson George, SAARC Agriculture Centre (SAC), Dhaka, Bangladesh
Tentative title: Fisheries and Aquaculture in South Asia – Challenges and Adaptation Strategies for Ensuring Food Security in a Climate Change Scenario
Reports of the Scientific Sessions
13:40-14:40
[Live streaming]
Fisheries
Ornamental Fisheries
Aquaculture Diseases and Health Management
Seaweed, Microalgae, Live Feed and Nutrition
Gender Equality in Fisheries and Aquaculture
Breeding Programs and Genetic Biotechnology applied to Aquatic Animals
Artificial Intelligence, Aquaponics and Solar power/Aquaculture synergies
Climate Resilience and Environmental Management of Fisheries and Aquaculture
Fisheries Policy and Governance
Break
14:40-15:00 Break
Closing Ceremony
15:00-16:00
[Live streaming]
coming soon...
Free time
[Hosted in Gather.Town]
16:00- Spend time, enjoy the ambience and share research experiences with your friends and collaborators virtually on Gather. Town