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The Fisheries and Marine Institute of Memorial University

07 November 2023

13m 14s

Tidepool Mini Episode | Innovative Industry Events in St. John's NL



Welcome to Tidepool, WaveCast's first mini-episode! In this episode, host Eugenie Jacobsen dives into two exciting and innovative industry events set to make waves in St. John's, Newfoundland, this November. 


First up, Shawn Murphy, the Show Manager for the highly anticipated North Atlantic Fish and Workboat Show, shares all the details about this event at the Mary Browns Centre in St. John's on November 17 and 18.  Shawn will provide insights into what attendees can expect from this event, from student networking opportunities to the latest advancements in fishing technology. The North Atlantic Fish and Workboat Show also provides FREE registration for all MI students using code NAF2031! Register with this link: https://secure.masterpromotions.ca/nafws/?NAF2031


Next, Eugenie is joined by Heather Burke, the Director of the Centre for Aquaculture and Seafood Development, who delves into the future of the seafood industry at the inaugural Seafood Industry Innovation Summit, from November 14 to 17 at the Marine Institute. The event promises discussions and workshops on cutting-edge advancements, sustainability, and the future of seafood production and technology. 


This episode of Tidepool offers an exclusive sneak peek into the North Atlantic Fish and Workboat Show and the Seafood Industry Innovation Summit. 



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