GAA’s Chamberlain Talks Future of Shrimp at Aquavision 2018

Global Aquaculture Alliance President George Chamberlain was among the featured speakers at the Aquavision 2018 conference in Stavanger, Norway, in June.

His 30-minute presentation, titled “The rapidly advancing elements of sustainable shrimp farming,” focused on the history and origin of today’s shrimp production systems, challenges and potential solutions moving forward.

The Aquavision conference, which has been organized by aquafeed producer Skretting and its parent company Nutreco since 1996, draws around 400 participants from 40-plus countries to Stavanger. Chamerlain’s June 12 presentation followed a keynote address by Ban Ki-moon, the eighth Secretary-General of the United Nations. Also speaking at the conference was HRH Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden, who presented on the SeaBOS initiative.