Please join us for the second webinar in our series on emerging technologies with a focus on the Asia-Pacific Region. The title is ‘Technologies for meeting management objectives in coastal pelagic fisheries in the Eastern Pacific (Philippines and Indonesia)’
DATE: September 29, 2021 5-7pm PST (GMT –8)
How can acoustics and other emerging technologies improve the management of highly valuable tuna fisheries off the coasts of Indonesia and the Philippines? Join us for a 2-hr webinar to learn about this exciting new technology from researchers Dr. Joe Warren of Stonybrook and Dr. Aaron Rice of Cornell University. We’ll also be joined by Joann P. Binondo, Project Manager of the Sustainable Tuna Partnership, WWF-Philippines, to discuss the experience of the Philippine Small-scale Yellowfin Tuna Handline Fisheries towards Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certification, and its traceabilty work from hook to cook. We’ll be inviting technology providers to contribute in the discussion and share information about relevant products and services. Please register (link below) and forward to any colleagues who may be interested. Event will be in English, using the Zoom interface (link provided upon registration).
REGISTER HERE: https://tinyurl.com/6kxbra8r