World Seafood Congress: Keynote Panel Discussion

Setia Spice Convention Center, Penang

Wednesday, 11 September 2019, on the final day of World Seafood Congress, WorldFish will be participating in The Great Debate: Critical Decisions for Future SuccessDr. Philippa Cohen and Dr. Cynthia McDougall will join the panel of keynote speakers to discuss on how to mitigate the disproportionate impacts of climate change and environmental degradation on the resource base, and ways our respective sector(s) can help address these global challenges.

The panel of keynote speakers are as follows:

  • Dr. Cynthia McDougal, WorldFish
  • Dr. Philippa Cohen, WorldFish
  • Mr. Alessandro Lovatelli, FAO
  • Dato' Munir, Department of Fisheries Malaysia
  • Dr. Darian McBain, Thai Union
  • Dr. Alistair Douglas, Fishcoin

The conference will end the session with Key Lesson Learned as each of the chairs will summarize on the issues and constraints they have been facing, the strategic approach in leading the innovation that usually comes with massive responsibilities but with limited resource.

Towards a more sustainable seafood supply-chain system!

Download the agenda. 

World Seafood Congress website