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Keynote Speaker announced for Aquaculture Africa 2024

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The organisers of Aquaculture Africa 2024 have announced Professor Constantinos Mylanos as the keynote speaker for the event, where his speech will focus on emerging challenges and innovations within the Mediterranean aquaculture sector.

Professor Constantinos Mylanos
Mylanos' speech will focus on advancements in Mediterranean fish reproduction

The organisers of Aquaculture Africa 2024 (AFRAQ24) have announced Constantinos Mylonas as the opening keynote speaker for the event, which takes place in Hammamet on 19-22 November 2024. The conference, which is themed ’Blue Farming: New Horizons for Economic Growth’, will highlight some of the latest aquaculture research, innovations and investments to underpin continued growth of the aquaculture sector in Africa.

A renowned global aquaculture researcher from the Mediterranean region, Professor Mylonas, who is the director at the Institute of Marine Biology, Biotechnology and Aquaculture - Hellenic Center for Marine Research in Greece, will deliver the opening key note address at AFRAQ24. The speech will focus on emerging issues, innovations and technological advancements on fish reproduction in the Mediterranean - with special emphasis on major species of interest.

In addition to regular programme topics of interest to African aquaculture, the event will place a strong focus on educational and networking opportunities, facilitating the exchange of knowledge and information. The event will also include plenary discussion sessions and a bustling trade show, as well as field trips and touristic excursions around Tunisia.

Registration for the event, as well as the option for abstract submissions are now open.

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