The second workshop of the European Percid Fish Culture (EPFC) thematic group within EAS, entitled “Percid fish culture in Nordic countries” was held on August 9th in Trondheim, on the setup day of Aquaculture Europe 2013. The workshop was organized by the two thematic group initiators, Stefan Teerlinck from inagro Belgium and Stefan Meyer from GMA Germany, and attracted more than 20 participants from all over Europe. Most of the participants had a background in
primary production of pikeperch and other species whereas other participants were mainly scientists from applied research institutions. In total, four keynote presentations were given on different topics of relevance to the sector.