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EPFC workshop at AQUA2018 on August 25th, 2018

The EPFC workshops feature expert presentations and intense exchange with the audience.

The 7th edition of the annual EPFC workshop at Aquaculture Europe conference events will take place on August 25th, 2018, in Montpellier, France at the venue of AQUA2018. As in the years before, the workshop participation is free of charge for all registered conference delegates and trade show visitors.

For details on AQUA2018 and the registration for the conference and/or trade show, please visit the AQUA2018 website.

Registration for the workshop is open now, please send an Email to

Workshop Agenda

12.00 – 13.00 REGISTRATION
13.00 – 13.15 Opening and Welcome
Update on EPFC group activities Stefan MEYER,
13.15 – 14.45 Session I “Percids worldwide”
Status of percids in Europe Damien TONER,
Current Status of the Yellow Perch Aquaculture Industry in the US Terence P BARRY,
U Wisconsin, USA
Retrospective of a R&D project on the cultivation of yellow perch in a closed Recirculating Aquaculture System Jura JUG-DUJAKOVIC,
Sustainable Aquaculture Systems, Inc., USA
14.45 – 15.15 Break, 30 min, refreshments included
15.15 – 16.45 Session I “Percids worldwide” continued
Lessons from the first 3 years with 500 tons Pike perch ongrowing farm; production and sale Martin VESTERGAARD,
Aquapri, DK
Advances in applied intensive culture techniques of walleye Sander vitreus used in fisheries restoration efforts for Lake Champlain Kevin KELSEY,
Ed Weed Fish Culture Station, USA
The use of in-pond-circulation system for pikeperch on-growing Uros LJUBOBRATOVIC
16.45 – 17.00 Session II “EPFC research agenda”
Introduction to “Future of EPFC” strategy plan Stefan TEERLINCK,
Inagro, BE
17.00 – 18.00

Panel discussion with drinks, refreshments included

Please note, that the EPFC workshop is taking place IN ADDITION to the scientific conference session "Target species - Percid fish" chaired by Daniel Zarski. Read more about the scope of this session and how to submit your abstract here AQUA 2018 - Targeted Species - Percid Fish

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"We R Aquaculture" is the theme of AQUA2018, the joint conference event of EAS and WAS with more than 2,500 participants expected from worlwide.

Workshop Agenda