Special Sessions

Meet FAO Key Officials


Dr. Nicole Franz

Fisheries Planning Analyst and Yvette Diei Ouadi,
Fishery Industry Officer of FAO Fisheries and Aquaculture Department

Title : "International Guidelines on Small-scale Fisheries"

Panel Discussion on "Climate Challenges in Aquaculture"

Date : 25th August | Time : 3.00 PM – 4.30 PM (IST) | Duration: 90 Minutes

D. Rohana Subasinghe

Dr. Rohana Subasinghe

[ Moderator ]
Honorary Life Member of the World Aquaculture Society
Past President of the World Aquaculture Society – Asia Pacific Chapter (WAS-APC).
Retired Chief of FAO Aquaculture Service
Co-founder and Director, FUTUREFISH Co. Ltd., UK.


Dr. Voodi Suryaprakash Rao

[ Panelist ]
President - Operations
Highland Agro

Publication Workshop

Duration: 01 Hour

Dr. Pierre Boudry

[ Moderator ]
Senior Researcher
Director of Biogenouest
Project Manager at Département Ressources Biologiques et Environnement (RBE)
Co-Editor-in-Chief of the journal Aquatic Living Resources
Associate Editor of the journal Aquaculture International

“How to get your fisheries and aquaculture manuscript published in a well-adapted indexed journal”

In response to the invitation of ICFA organizers, this workshop is dedicated to researchers in the field of fisheries and aquaculture who wish to optimise their chances of having their manuscripts published in well-adapted indexed journals. Guidelines and advises to write and submit a well-structured and focussed manuscript, with clear objectives and outcomes, will be presented. Criteria for targeting a suitable journal and strategies to optimize the likelihood to have your manuscript published will also be covered. This interactive workshop will be led by Dr. Pierre Boudry, who will share his experience and advices as author, reviewer and editor.