HAPO, a Gold Sponsor at the 4th International Congress on Applied Ichthyology, HydroMEDIT 2021
The Hellenic Aquaculture Producers Organization (HAPO) was a Gold Sponsor at the 4th International Congress on Applied Ichthyology, Oceanography & Aquatic Environment, HydroMEDIT 2021. This year, the congress was held virtually on the 4th – 6th of November, at the facilities of the Department of Marine Sciences, University of the Aegean, in Mytilene.
The main topic of the Congress “Aquatic Living Resources, Conservation and Oceanography in an Era of Change”, highlights the changes and the impact on the aquatic ecosystems and their resources. More specifically, the topics of the conference covered the fields of aquaculture, oceanography, marine diversity and conservation, as well as fisheries. In addition, there was discussion around the importance of aquaculture processing, economy, and marketing of fishery products. Finally, the main module covered was inland water ecology and resources, as well as environmental management and education.
At this critical time for the environment, it is important that everyone works together for a common goal. To this end, policy makers, industry stakeholders, scientists and environmentalists are determined to meet the challenges for the sustainability of the aquatic environment and its living resources, in a world that is changing.