Freshwater InstituteFreshwater Institute
April 30, 2020


Early Bird Registration: $750 (ends Feb 28)
Regular Registration: $900
Breakfasts, breaks & lunches included 


Two full days of presentations and discussions focused on innovative research and commercial developments in sustainable aquaculture. The program is building and currently includes the following:

Keynote Speaker

Katherine Miller James Beard Foundation

Kerry Heffernan Grand Banks Restaurant 
Vinny Milburn  Greenpoint Fish & Lobster
Brian Albaum MBA Seafood Watch

Industry Updates
Johan Andreassen  Atlantic Sapphire
Erik Heim  Nordic Aquafarms
Steve Summerfelt  Superior Fresh
Brittany Peachey  New York Steelhead
Henning Priess  AquaPri
Daphne Mazarakis  LocalCoho
Yoni Zohar  IMET

Martin Fothergill  8f Investment Partners
Tone Bjørnstad Hanstad  Ferd Capital
Christian Lundberg  Danish Export Credit Agency

Research Updates
Jónas Jónasson  StofnFiskur
Chris Good  Freshwater Institute
John Davidson  Freshwater Institute
Åsa Maria O. Espmark  Nofima/CtrlAQUA
Jelena Kolarevic  Nofima/CtrlAQUA
Carlo Lazado  Nofima/CtrlAQUA
Snir Azaria  Hebrew University

Feed Innovations
Vidar Gundersen  BioMar
Alex Obach  Skretting
Marc Turano  Cargill
TBD InnovaFeed

Precision Aquaculture
Lars Ebbesson NORCE
Jacob Bregnballe AKVA Group

Check back periodically for updated program info.

Event Location & Lodging
The Roosevelt Hotel
45 E 45th Street & Madison Avenue 
New York, NY 10017


If you are requesting pre or post date’s outside of the outlined registration link dates, please e-mail your reservation request to Provide your name, phone number & dates, and refer to group code: CCFA20. In addition, those requesting pre or post nights outside of the dates highlighted, can also contact The Roosevelt Hotel's reservations department by telephone at 212-885-6000 or toll free at 1-888-833-3969. The Roosevelt Hotel's in-house Reservations Department is open during the following hours: Monday – Friday  8:00am - 800:pm and Saturday & Sunday  8:00am - 5:00pm. Any available agent will be happy to assist you.

Event Partner

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Event Supporters
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For additional information or questions about the conference, contact Kata Sharrer at