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20th Biennial Conference of the International Institute of Fisheries Economics and Trade (IIFET)

The program of the conference will cover general and specific topics of interest in fisheries economics with main and special sessions, plenary speakers and ad-hoc workshops. The conference aims to provide a space for discussion, presentation of newest findings and proposals for a better understanding and management of the seafood industry in the years to come.

Keynote Speakers:

  • Ragnar Arnason, University of Iceland
  • Gunnar Knapp, University of Alaska
  • Rashid Sumaila, University of British Columbia
  • Jon G. Sutinen, University of Rhode Island
  • Martin Smith, Duke University
  • Juan Carlos Seijo, Universidad Marista de Mérida

A policy session will be organised by DG MARE/FAO: DG MARE – FAO Industry and Policy Day on the Valuation and Management of Marine Ecosystem Services and Artisanal Fishing


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  • fisheries policy | maritime economy
  • -
  • Vigo, Spain

Practical information

Auditorio Mar de Vigo
Av. da Beiramar, 59, Vigo, Spain
International Institute of Fisheries Economics and Trade (IIFET)