Tuesday, September 15: Diversity and Inclusion

  • Emmeline Moore Prize presentation to Ivan Arismendi, Oregon State University
  • More details coming soon!

Thursday, September 17: Student and Early Career Professional Day

More details coming soon!

Friday, September 18: Climate Change

  • Launch of Climate Statement of World Aquatic Science Societies
  • NOAA discussion/presentation highlighting current efforts better understand and respond to changing climate/oceans/ecosystems in fisheries management, key gaps, and Climate and Fisheries Initiative
  • Case studies on climate change impacts to fish
  • Launch of Climate Communications Ambassador’s program
  • Preview of Climate and Fisheries website
  • AFS Climate Policy Recommendations (freshwater, marine, and imperiled species)
  • Panel discussion of sportsmen’s groups and conservation NGOs on climate adaptation recommendations and engagement strategy

Monday, September 21: British/European Fisheries

More details coming soon!

Tuesday, September 22: Latin America

More details coming soon!

Wednesday, September 23: Consortium of Aquatic Science Societies (CASS)

  • Presidents’ Panel Discussion
  • Launch of the Joint Aquatic Science Meeting (JASM) 2022
  • Policy Panel on WOTUS/Clean Water/Maui collaboration
  • Leadership discussion – invitation only

Thursday, September 24: Canadian Fisheries

  • Introduction and welcome
  • AFS Award of Excellence presentation to Villy Christensen, University of British Columbia
  • Villy Christensen acceptance speech
  • Keynote 1: Andrea Reid on indigenous fisheries
  • Q&A
  • Keynote 2: Rowshyra A. Castañeda with infographic tour
  • Q&A
  • Larkin Award presentation