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Registration: Julia Fiore
919-515-6780
jcfiore@ncsu.edu

Tradeshow: Pete Anderson
252-633-1477
pete.anderson@ncagr.gov

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2017 Proposed NC Aquaculture Development Conference Agenda

2017 Proposed NCADC Agenda... check for updates over the coming months!
Wednesday 2/8/2017
8:30-3:00 Advances in Aquaponics Workshop - Pentair Aquatic EcoSystems
3:00-4:00 Aquaponics Experience: Lucky Clays
Out of town guests arrive - Conference Hotel Rates begin, shipments accepted
Thursday
2/9/2017
Aquaculture Introductory Presentations and NCADC Farm Tour
Introduction Classes START at Hotel
9:00-9:20 License Process and Business Plans - Pete Anderson, NCDA&CS
9:20-9:40 Land and System Requirements - Steve Gabel, NCCE
9:40-10:00 Species Choices and Marketing for Freshwater Aquaculture - Mike Frinsko, NCCE
10:00-10:30 Species Choices and Marketing for Mariculture - Chuck Weirich, NC Sea Grant
10:30-11:30 OPEN QUESTION PERIOD
12:30 - 1:30 Travel and lunch on your own
Farm Tour Agendas
FRESHWATER
1:30PM RAS Facility
3:00PM Pond Facility
MARICULTURE
1:30PM UNCW Facility? Or bottom lease area?
3:00PM Shellfish Lease Stop?
3:00-6:00pm Trade Show Set up times at the DoubleTree Bradham and Lawson Rooms
7:00-9:00pm Conference Sponsor Dinner - *By invitation only*
Friday
2/10/2017
8:00am REGISTRATION & Trade Show Opens
8:30 Welcome - Michael Twiddy, SBTDC and NCAA Call to Order - Randy Gray (BALL ROOM)
8:30-8:45 NCAA Update - Pete Anderson, NCDA&CS
8:45-9:00 NCAA Presentations: Legislative and Policy Updates - NCFB Debbie Hamrick
9:00-9:30 NCAA Presentations: CAHPS - Dr. Hartman
9:30-10:15 STATE UPDATE (Ron Fish- NCDA, Harry Daniels- NCSU, Chuck Weirich - Sea Grant)
10:15-10:45 BREAK 1 - Trade Show Open
10:45-11:30 Research Update - NCSU AND UNCW
11:30-12:00 BREAK 2 - Trade Show Open
12:00-1:30 LUNCH and Keynote Presentation: George Chamberlin - Marketing Challenges "Global to Local"
1:30-2:00 BREAK 3 - Trade Show Open
2:00-2:30 Aquaponics - Lucky Clays
2:30-3:00 Biofloc - Dr. Brune
3:00-3:30 UNCW Oyster and shellfish genetics, Ami Wilbur
3:30-4:00 Jay Styron- A producers insight of the NC Oyster Industry: Opportunities and Challenges.
4:00-6:30 Trade Show Mixer/Social featuring NC Breweries... relax and network like never before!
6:30-until Aquafoods Fest... an all you can eat feast of some of NC's finest aquacultured product!
Saturday
2/11/2017
Start 'joint' at DoubleTree and Shellfish Workshop at CCC
8:00am Trade Show Opens
Joint Aquaculture Information Sessions - Bradham Room
8:00-8:20 Species, Markets and Resources Review for Mariculture - Chuck Weirich, NC Sea Grant
8:20-8:40 License/ Permitting & Resources NC Aquaculture - Terre Barrett, NCDMF
8:40-9:40 Biofloc with Dr. Brune -
Considerations designing, setting up and managing a small commercial biofloc system
9:40-10:00 Break - Trade Show Open... Breakfast available, Travel to CCC (45 mins to Morehead)
10:00-10:20 License/ Permitting & Resources NC Aquaculture - Pete Anderson, NCDA
10:20-10:40 Site Requirements Review and Resources - Steve Gabel, NCCE
10:40-11:00 Species and Markets Review and Resources - Mike Frinsko, NCCE
11:00-12:00 - Trade Show Open
*Sea Grant & CCC Workshop - 10:30-4:00 with lunch at CCC... More details to come!

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