Seafarmers Conference 2018 Making Waves Presentations

Community Engagement Workshop – Wed Jan 24th, 2018

Community Engagement Services offered by the AANS

Business Benefits of Community Engagement: Sarah Warford

Introduction to Community Engagement Regulations: Bruce Hancock

What is Community Engagement + Next Steps: Ken Donnelly


Seafarmers Conference – Thursday, Jan 25th, 2018

Aquaculture Development: Dr Vicki Swan

NSDFA Provincial Update: Bruce Hancock, Brennan Goreham, Nathaniel Feindel

NS Department of Business: Shirley Hazen

NS Seafood Sector Council/AANS Labour Survey: Bob Fraser

Canada Immigration Program: Mary Jo Mackay

Addressing Labour Challenges for the Aquaculture Industry: Lisa Fitzgerald

Aquaculture Enforcement Update + Leasing, Licensing and Monitoring: Joel Corcoran

Community Voices: Outreach Challenges Panel: Bruce Morrison

Community Voices: Outreach Challenges Panel: Donald Davis

Remote Feeding System on Salmon Marine Based Farms in NS: Jeff Nickerson

Investigating for an alternative egg source for NS rainbow trout industry: Dr Isabelle Tremblay

Application of Genomics in Aquaculture: Andy Stone

RFID Based Mussel Farm Management System: Scott Dockendorf


R&D Session – Friday, Jan 26th, 2018

AANS 2017 Priorities

Developing Methods for Adding Supplemental Oxygen to Marine Salmon Farms on the South Coast of NS: Jeff Nickerson

Development and Evaluation of Superchill Intrusion Control on an Estuarine Fish Farm: Robin Stuart

NSDFA Current R&D: Lewis Clancey

AANS 2018 Priorities

2018 NSDFA R&D Priorities: Nathaniel Feindel

Atlantic Fisheries Fund Funding Opportunities: Brenda Bradford

IRAP Funding Opportunities: Don Douglas

NSERC Funding Opportunities: James Dean-Moore

NSDFA Funding Opportunities: Nathaniel Feindel

R&D Priorities Alignment, Next Step to Move Industry Forward Facilitated Discussion: Melissa Rommens


Cathy Enright Student Presentations

Kare Tonning

Ian Sewell (2018 Winner)

Jenny Weitzman

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