Fisheries Ecosystems: Uplands to Oceans

The Florida Chapter invites you to attend the 147th Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society in Tampa, FL from August 20-24, 2017. Tampa is an exciting city with plenty to see and do.  The video below highlights some of the fun things that Tampa has to offer as well as a message from the Florida Chapter AFS President Andy Strickland about Florida fisheries.

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Download our free meeting app to plan your schedule, search for speakers, find trade show exhibitors, explore maps, check in with other attendees, peruse abstracts, see what events are happening right now, and post to social media with the meeting hashtag (#AFS147) automatically added.  Now available in the App Store and Google Play - just search for "AFS Annual Meetings."

Plan ahead before you get to Tampa so you don't miss anything. With the mobile app, you won't even need Internet access to keep tabs on your schedule! Download the AFS Meetings app on your mobile device or click here to easily make your schedule for Tampa. Want to sync your schedule and contacts between devices or between your phone and computer? Click the Gear icon at the top of the app screen, then click "Multi Device Sync."  Choose an email and password, then enter the same login info on your second device (or on the website), and you're good to go!

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Plenary Speakers

Katsumi Tsukamoto

Katsumi Tsukamoto

President of the Japanese Society of Fisheries Science, Professor at Nihon University, Professor Emeritus of the University of Tokyo

Contributions of Fisheries Science to Society: The Example of Eel Research for Sustainable Use and Conservation

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Marah Hardt

Founder, OceanInk
Research, Writing, and Creative Consulting

Sex in the Sea: Turning Science into Stories that Make a Difference

Jack Payne

Jack Payne

Senior Vice President for Agriculture and Natural Resources, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, University of Florida

Stand Up for Science: Sticking to Evidence over Activism, Misinformation, and Death Threats

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