Aquaculture line-up for health summit

AQUACULTURE is to be included for the first time in the annual Animal Health Investment Forum, which is being held in London in February.

Senior industry figures have agreed to take part in the meeting, to address issues such as sustainability in aquaculture.

Marine Harvest CEO Alf-Helge Aarskog

Marine Harvest CEO Alf-Helge Aarskog

Marine Harvest CEO Alf-Helge Aarskog, Skretting managing director Steven Rafferty and Pharmaq CEO Morten Nordstad will take part in a panel discussion, chaired by Avrim Lazar, director general of the Global Salmon Initiative.

Also booked to speak at the event are Jeff Simmons, president of Elanco, who will tackle the challenges of antibiotic resistance, and Hans Dittrich, vice president of MSD Animal Health.

The two-day forum offers networking opportunities and operates a scheme of pre-scheduled private meetings.

The venue is the Millennium Hotel in Mayfair, and the dates are February 22-23, 2017.

For more information visit http://animalhealthevent.com. There is early bird registration by December 2 and Fish Farmer readers will receive a 15 per cent discount.

Article originally appeared at Fish Update