AQUACULTURE AWARDS NOW OPEN FOR ENTRY
The 2019 Aquaculture Awards now open for entry! The awards highlight the achievements in the sector and give due recognition to those making an exceptional contribution to the industry, now and in the future.
- Employ the highest standards of aquaculture husbandry
- Farm with a high level of environmental awareness
- Deliver a high-quality end product to local, national or international markets
Then the awards want to hear from you! The awards are open to everyone involved in the global aquaculture industry, no matter how large or small.
There are eight new categories to choose from including:
- Applied Research Breakthrough
- International Impact
- People’s Choice
- Most Promising New Entrant
- Animal Welfare
- Technical Innovation
To find out more about each of the categories and to enter or nominate please visit www.aquacultureawards.com and complete the online forms. All entries and nominations will be dealt with in the strictest confidence.
The closing date for entries is 1 March 2019.
The judging panel for the 2020 Aquaculture Awards has been has been selected for its breadth of knowledge of the varied aspects of the aquaculture industry and includes well-known figures chosen to provide insights from both industrial and academic perspectives. The panel members bring valuable international experience to bear, which is essential when considering the achievements of the aquaculture industry in a global context.
This year’s judges consist of
Alex Adrian, Aquaculture Operations Manager, Crown Estate Scotland
Nicki Holmyard, Director of Offshore Shellfish Ltd
Martin Gill, Head of Aquaculture and Fisheries, Lloyd’s Register
David Little, Chair of Aquatic Resource Development and Research Director of the Institute of Aquaculture, University of Stirling
Rob Fletcher, Senior Editor of The Fish Site and Sustainable Aquaculture Magazine
Susan Tinch, Event Manger, Aquaculture UK
The awards presentation will take place on Wednesday the 29th May, 09 at Dynamic Earth, Edinburgh.