In the past 5 years feed additive manufacturer Nutriad, through its specialised business unit Aquaculture, has increased its focus on aquaculture and will be present at key aquaculture events this year, including Tilapia 2015 and MEAF 2015.
Aquaculture is the fastest growing animal protein producing sector. Across the globe an increasing number of events are being hosted for industry players that seek to increase their knowledge and network.
Addressing the tilapia industry at Tilapia 2015
Tilapia 2015 is the fourth in a series of successful international technical and trade conferences organised by InfoFish during April 2-4 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Internationally renowned speakers will address the tilapia industry outlook, production and processing, markets and marketing and technological developments. The accompanying trade show will feature seafood buyers and sellers, farmers, processors and exporters, as well as suppliers of fishing and aquaculture equipment and services.
Nutriad is a bronze sponsor for this event and supports the research of Dr Yu-Hung Lin from the Department of Aquaculture, National Pingtung University of Science and Technology, Taiwan. This research will form part of his presentation "Innovative strategies on sparing dietary protein for Tilapia." Says Allan Wu, Nutriad Aquaculture Manager Asia.
Aquaculture industry in the Middle East
The Middle East Aquaculture Forum (MEAF) will be held for the first time at the DWTC, Dubai, UAE, 5-6 April 2015. MEAF has been created to bring together aquaculture industry experts and academics from the Middle East, to showcase the latest products and offer industry professionals a state-of-the-art platform to interact. "This forum focuses on sustainable aquaculture in the Middle East. It is the first time this will be organised and we support MEAF in their ambition as we have been pioneers in our area as well," says Peter Coutteau, Business Unit Director Aquaculture Nutriad.
Nutriad co-authors a paper presented by National Aquaculture National Aquaculture Group (NAQUA – RKSA).
Aquaculture in Korea and the rest of the world
World Aquaculture 2015 (WA2015; May 26-30) will be the annual conference and exposition of the World Aquaculture Society and its Asian-Pacific and Korean chapters. The international trade show will present the latest developments in aquaculture, and the technical programme will cover all aspects of aquaculture in Korea and the rest of the world.
Peter Coutteau says,"WA 2015 is an important event to update our customers from Asia Pacific on our recent findings on EMS solutions and other specialty programs to enhance health and digestive efficiency in aquaculture."