Call for Papers - The 5th Fisheries and Aquaculture Conference

Call for Papers


  • Final Abstract submission deadline
    3rd July 2018
  • Early Bird registration deadline
    25th June 2018
  • Final Registration deadline
    25th July 2018

“Facing the Global Fisheries and Aquaculture Challenges"

The International Institute of Knowledge Management takes the great pleasure to announce that the 5th International Conference on Fisheries and Aquaculture 2018 (ICFA 2018) will be held on 23rd and 24th August 2018, in Colombo, Sri Lanka.. The theme of the Conference is “ Facing the Global Fisheries and Aquaculture Challenges ”.  Academicians, researchers, industry experts, policy makers, professionals and enthusiastic attendees are invited to send abstracts of original research, case studies, and reviews, formatted according to the format provided.

Covering spheres of Aquatic animals, plants in fresh or marine water aquaculture create plenty of opportunities for human. Currently the field of fisheries and aquaculture became one of the most addressable and dominant field in economic stream in the world. Fisheries products are the world’s most widely traded foods, with commerce dominated by both of developed and developing countries. ICFA 2018 make an international intellectual gathering for bringing the fields of fisheries and aquaculture forward with advanced and novel techniques applicable for sustainable future. The Conference will deliberate ways and means of confronting current and future challenges sourcing fish for meeting the future demand and the opportunities for utilizing fisheries and aquaculture for increasing food and nutrition security, generating income, improving rural livelihoods, creating gender equity, and mitigating climate change, etc., at global level.

All abstracts will be evaluated by a panel of internationally recognized scholars in a double-blind reviewing process. Once approved, they will be eligible for presentation at the Conference.  TIIKM is considering publishing presented papers, with the consent from the authors, following a peer review process. The details will be announced shortly.

Accepted abstract will be eligible to presented at the Conference. Authors should register on or before the final registration deadline.

Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to,

  • Aquaculture development
  • Aquaculture engineering
  • Aquaculture nutrition
  • Aquatic resources and environmental management
  • Aquaculture economics
  • Biotechnology and genetics
  • Diseases in aquaculture and aquatic health management
  • Environmental impacts of aquaculture
  • Fish Biology: Immunology, Physiology & Pathology
  • Fisheries, aquaculture and climate change
  • Fisheries management and policy
  • Fisheries governance and promoting aquaculture sustainability
  • Marine biology and coast conservation
  • Oceanography
  • Postharvest technology
  • Seafood processing and value adding

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Before submitting your abstract please follow the abstract submission Guidelines.

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