Temasek Polytechnic is the organizor of AquaSG'17
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Asian Aquaculture Network (AAN) is the Organizer of AquaSG'17

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​3-7 October 2017

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Pre-conference

Workshop

Oct 5th

​AquaSG'17 is a true industry forum and platform with topical and regionally relevant conference and workshop session, tailored to facilitate networking, foster learning and provoke conversations that mater. This year's event will look to address:


  • Knowledge management and education, training and skills development for aquaculture intensification and disease management.

  • Challenges faced by the current  state of aquaculture and development of support  industries.

  • ​Economics, social and technical drivers for intensification, including policy examples and overview of current status of aquaculture in the Asia pacific region.

  • Biosecure strategies for aquaculture feeds: guidelines for future development.

Oct 7th

Aquaculture Industry Development Across Economies

Innovation in Aquaculture - explore the growth and potential of the aquaculture industry in Singapore and across the globe, with expert and practical views from valuable players of the industry.


​​*program topics are tentative and subject to charge.​​

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Conference

Overview

Oct 3rd
Session 1: Disease Mitigation-Management and Innovations in Shrimp Culture


Session 2: Applied aspects of infectious and non-infectious diseases of fin-fish

09.00 AM:  Registration of guests and delegates


Session 1: Disease Management​


10.00 AM:

Aquaculture and related aquatic diseases in Oman in the present and future

- Dr. Gilha Yoon, Dep. Of Marine Science & Fisheries, College of Agricultural & Marine Sciences Sultan Qaboos University, Oman.​


10.40 AM:

Genomic approaches to the improvement of disease resistance in fish

- Dr. Gen Hua Yue, Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory, Singapore.

​11:20 AM:    Coffee Break
12:50 AM:    Lunch Break



Opening Ceremony

01:50 PM: All guests and delegates to be seated
02:00 PM: Arrival of Guest of Honour
02:05 PM: Welcome Speech​

by Mr. Peter Lam Principal,

Temasek  Polytechnic, Singapore.​​


02:15 PM:     Opening Address

by Guest of Honour: Senior Minister of State Dr. Koh Poh Koon


02:30 PM:     Keynote Address:

Dr. Farshad Shishehchian, CEO of Blue Aqua International Pte Ltd. and President of the Asian Aquaculture Network

02:50 PM:     Opening Ceremony 
03:00 PM:     
Guest of Honour AquaSG'17 Exhibition Tour + Coffee Break​​



Session 2: Sustainable Intensification in Aquaculture


03:30 PM:

by John Bostock, University of Stirling, UK (Title TBC)


04:10 PM:

The inception of blue revolution in urban Singapore: Vertical Recirculating Aquaculture System

- Mr. Lim Meng Huat, Apollo Aquaculture Pte. Ltd.


04:50 PM:

Design, Construction & Management of a Commercial Indoor Super-Intensive Culture System.

by Les Knoesen, ITHUBA Shrimp, Fellsmere, Florida. Design, Construction & Management of a Commercial Indoor Super-Intensive Culture System.

05.30 PM:     Plenary Q & A + Presentation of token of appreciation
END



Hosted by ​Asian Aquaculture Network (AAN) In Collaboration with Temasek Polytechnic Singapore

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Temasek Polytechnic is the organizor of AquaSG'17

​​​Oct 6th

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Oct 4th
Session 3: Intensification of Shrimp in Culture System


Session 4: Case studies in intensification of fin-fish in RAS, cages and ponds

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Programme Outline

​​​​​​​​​​​​Session 3: Intensive Systems

10.00 AM:
Microbial Ecology of Intensive shrimp production systems: Islands of knowledge in a sea of ignorance
 - Dr. Shaun M. Moss, Oceanic Institute of Hawaii.



10.40 AM:

Intensification: The future of Shrimp Farming
- Dr. Farshad Shishehchian, Blue Aqua International, Singapore.



11.20 PM:    Coffee Break



11:50 PM:

High density nursery and grow-out production of the Pacific White Shrimp in bioflocdominated, limited water exchange systems
 by Tzachi Samocha, AgriLife Research, Marine Solutions & Feed Technology, Spring, Texas, USA

12:20 PM:

Effect of Feeding Frequency on Growth and Enzymatic Activity of Litopenaeus Vannamei in Biofloc System

Yoram Avnimelech, Technion Institute Technology, Israel.

(Title TBC)
01.00 PM:     Plenary Q & A + Presentation of token of appreciation

01:30 PM:     Lunch Break 
02:00 PM:     Arrival of Guest of Honour



Session 4: Disease Resistance & Biosecurity

02:30 PM:
Breeding for Disease resistance in Penaeid Shrimp
Dr. Dustin R. Moss, Oceanic Institute of Hawaii.

03:10 PM:
Biosecure shrimp feeds and feeding strategies: Guidelines for future development
- Dr. Albert J. Tacon, Aquatic Farms Ltd, Hawaii.

03:40 PM:     Coffee Break
04:00 PM:     Title and speaker TBC
04.40 PM:     Plenary Q & A + Presentation of token of appreciation

05.10 PM:     END

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World Aquaculture Society (WAS)

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