Home / Business/ 5th International Conference on Fisheries and Aquaculture on 23-24 Aug.

5th International Conference on Fisheries and Aquaculture on 23-24 Aug.

Comments / {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}} Views / Wednesday, 22 August 2018 00:00

The International Institute of Knowledge Management (TIIKM) (www.tiikm.com) is an entity that facilitates the purpose of knowledge transfer by constructing the career of the research fraternity, empowering decision making in the corporate sector and promoting on quality decisions for policy makers through academic conferences. A vision of transforming the Asian research culture to betterment is made possible in TIIKM Conferences by setting novel standards for better people engagement, promoting international exchange through research and bridging study to industry. 

The 5th International Conference on Fisheries and Aquaculture 2018 (https://aquaconference.com/) will be held on 23 and 24 August at Hotel Taj Samudra Colombo, Sri Lanka under the theme “Facing the Global Fisheries and Aquaculture Challenges”. “ICFA 2018” is a great platform for academics, practitioners, industry experts, policy makers and researchers.

The Conference is organised by the International Institute of Knowledge Management with the support of Ministry of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development, Sri Lanka; while Uva Wellassa University Sri Lanka and Muhammadiyah University of Malang, Indonesia will be the co-hosting partners in collaboration with Curtin University, Australia, Bangladesh Agricultural University and TraVinh University, Vietnam as the Academic partners of ICFA 2018. Also National Aquaculture Development Authority (NAQDA), Sri Lanka Convention Bureau (SLCB) and AquaExindia 2018 will be the Strategic partners of ICFA 2018.

The keynote forum will be presented by Dr. Albert G.J. Tacon – Technical Director, Aquatic Farms Ltd., United States. While Professor S.C. Jayamanne, Uva Wellassa University, Sri Lanka will be the Scientific and program chair. The Guest Speaker will be Dr. Rohana Subasinghe, Honorary Life Member of the World Aquaculture Society, President Elect of the World Aquaculture Society Asia Pacific Chapter (WAS-APC). 

ICFA 2018 is believed to create an international intellectual gathering to develop the Fisheries and Aquaculture with advanced and solid techniques applicable for a sustainable future.

The Conference will have many areas that will enhance your knowledge in the form of networking sessions, key discussion sessions, workshop on aquafeed industry in Sri Lanka, shrimp industry dialog networking dinner with a cultural show and many more. You can participate in the conference as an attendee designed for the academics, students, practitioners, policy makers, researchers and industry professionals.

The main objective of the Conferences organised by TIIKM is to create a platform that is of significant importance for researchers and practitioners in relation to the respective subject to present their researches and expertise with the view of constructing a future nurtured with useful knowledge leading towards the emergence of solutions to global issues. 

For more information on participation, please contact Aadhavan on aadhavan@tiikm.com and 0755408371.


Share This Article


1. All comments will be moderated by the Daily FT Web Editor.

2. Comments that are abusive, obscene, incendiary, defamatory or irrelevant will not be published.

3. We may remove hyperlinks within comments.

4. Kindly use a genuine email ID and provide your name.

5. Spamming the comments section under different user names may result in being blacklisted.


Today's Columnists

Laurels of ‘Living Together’: Refreshing reflections

Tuesday, 25 September 2018

It was a memorable evening with a mega gathering for a meaningfully different reason. It was not just another book launch with ego-boosting speeches about the author. It was also not an event where a popular politician coming late and preaching about

The fate of the rupee: Central Bank is caught with ‘Devil’s Alternative’

Tuesday, 25 September 2018

Not all are losing when the rupee depreciates The recent depreciation of the rupee against the US dollar in the market has apparently driven the entire nation to a panic mode. While it had been a field day for the media and opposition law makers, the

Southbound rupee and northbound CoL

Tuesday, 25 September 2018

The Sri Lankan Rupee hit a record low of 170 per $ last week, and the Minister of Finance warns of further depreciation. This is inevitable given the chaotic state of the nation’s economy. While the rupee turns south, CoL (cost of living) has no o

In the desert of Tamil films, actor Sivaji Ganesan was an oasis

Saturday, 22 September 2018

‘Indian Film,’ first published in 1963 and co-authored by former Columbia University Professor Erik Barnouw and his student Dr. Subrahmanyam Krishnaswamy, is considered a seminal study of the evolution and growth of Indian cinema. The book is cit

Columnists More