ACAP Humber Arm – Public Talk

What is the Future of the Seafood Industry in Newfoundland and Labrador?  The seafood industry continues to be an important economic driver of Newfoundland and Labrador’s economy at a time when other key sectors in the province are struggling.  Looking to the future a tremendous opportunity exists to assist the industry in developing a more efficient and market oriented value chain to aggressively pursue new opportunities.  This session will profile key trends in the seafood sector, identify global factors affecting it and will outline the role of research, technology and innovation in advancing the seafood value chain in the province.


ACAP Humber Arm invites you to join our next Coastal Matters presentation where Mr. Carey Bonnell, Head of School of Fisheries, Marine Institute of Memorial University of Newfoundland will share his thoughts on these questions, followed by a Q&A with the audience.  This talk will take place 12:30 to 1:20pm, Thursday, February 18th in room 3019 of the Forest Centre, Grenfell Campus.


As with all Coastal Matters presentations this session is free of charge and open to the public. RSVP’s not required.  Tea and coffee will be available; feel free to bring your own bagged lunch.  Please help us promote this session by forwarding this email to your contacts and/or displaying the attached poster at your workplace.


ACAP Humber Arm wishes to thank the NL Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture and Grenfell Campus for ongoing support of the Coastal Matter’s Speakers Series.


Mr. Bonnell will be arriving in the Corner Brook region the evening before.  He will be available to the media anytime Thurs, Feb 18th.

The presentation room will be accessible 30mis prior for set-up of cameras, mikes, etc.

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