Presentations and programme

"Sustainable aquaculture in the Baltic Sea Region - boosting regional development while limiting environmental effects".

The final conference was held in Mariehamn, Åland Islands, on the 5 th-6th of February 2014.

Aquabest recommendations (pdf)

Programme of the Final Conference (pdf)

Brochure of the Final Conference (pdf) 

Video of the Final Conference

 

Plenary Session - presentations

 

Parallel Working Sessions

Session I

A | Environmental regulation of aquaculture and stakeholder attitudes - Moderator: Hannes Veinla

B | Spatial planning for sustainable aquaculture and its role for regional development - Moderator: Eric Olofsson

 C | Adopting new technologies for BSR aquaculture - Moderator: Jesper Heldbo

Session II

A | Closing the nutrient loop of aquaculture - Moderator: Teresa Lindholm

B | Education in the field of aquaculture

C | Enhancing attractiveness of aquaculture among the BSR and its economic potential - Moderator: Bente Vollstedt

 
Presentation of the project partners

 

 

5 February 2014

11:30 - 12:30

Registration & Lunch
Moderator: Lovisa Selander, Baltic Development Forum

12:30 - 13:00

 

 

Welcome & Conference Opening

 

 

- Carina Aaltonen, Minister for environment at the government of Åland
- Jouni Vielma, Finnish Game and Fisheries Research Institute, Lead Partner Aquabest project
- Matti Skor, State Development Cooperation Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Lead Partner Aquafima project

13:00 - 14:00

 

Present state and future role of aquaculture in the Baltic Sea Region - Plenary Session

- Ole Torrissen, ICES
- Mikhail Durkin, HELCOM
- Raimonds Vesers, EU Commission - DG MARE

14:00 - 14:30

Coffee break

14:30 - 15:15

Summary of Aquafima and Aquabest projects

Matti Skor and Jouni Vielma

15:15 - 16:45

 

 

Panel discussion - "Sustainable development of aquaculture in the light of a healthy Baltic Sea"

 

Panelists
- Ole Torrissen, ICES
- Mikhail Durkin, HELCOM
- Raimonds Vesers, EU Commission - DG MARE
- Karl-Iver Dahl-Madsen, Danish Aquaculture Organisation
- Ellen Bruno, Swedish Society for Nature Conservation

16:45 - 17:00

Exhibition Opening

Franziska Stoll (EUCC-D)

18:30 - 21:00

Conference Dinner
Conference Dinner at Nautical (Hamngatan 2, Mariehamn)

 

6 February 2014

08:30 - 09:00

Morning Coffee

09:00 - 10:15

Interactive session: How do the project partners contribute to sustainable aquaculture in their region?

10:15 - 10:30

Coffee break

10:30 - 12:30

Parallel Working Session I

12:30 - 13:30

Lunch

13:30 - 15:15

Parallel Working Session II

15:15 - 16:00

Closure of the conference