– WorldFish was announced today as the host of the 2024 International Institute of Fisheries Economics and Trade (IIFET) conference. The 21st edition of the biennial conference will be held in Penang, a state located in the northern region of Peninsular Malaysia, where WorldFish is based since relocating its headquarters in 2000. The 2024 conference will be held in Asia for the first time since Nha Trang, Vietnam in 2008.
IIFET conferences offer participants unrivaled opportunities to network with the top fisheries economists in both formal and informal settings. These conferences are attended by fisheries social scientists, managers and industry representatives from every fishing region around the globe.