IFS Annual Business Meeting

American Fisheries Society
INTERNATIONAL FISHERIES SECTION
Annual Business Meeting
Tuesday, October 1, 2019
5-7pm, Atlantis, Emerald B/C

 

  • Determination of Quorum and Call to Order (Patrick Cooney)

  • Bern Megrey Endowment Award announcement (Bob Hughes; 5 min.)
    • Catfish 2020: 3rd International Symposium, February, Little Rock, Arkansas (Ben Neely; 5 min.)

  • World Fisheries Congress updates
    • WFC 2020, Adelaide, Australia, October 11-15 (Bronwyn Gillanders; 5 min.)
    • WFC 2024 bid (Barb Knuth; 5 min.)

  •  World Fisheries Migration Day Planning: May 16th, 2020 (Herman Wanningen; 5 min.)
  • AFS President’s Remarks (Jesse Trushenski; 5 min.)
  • Introduction of 2019-2020 Executive Committee (Steve Cooke)
      • New members (Karin Limburg; Paul Simonin)
      • President-Elect’s Proposed Work Plan (Patrick Cooney)
      • Open Discussion
        • IFS programmatic initiatives
        • 2020 conferences: AFS (Columbus, Ohio, USA); WFC (Adelaide, Australia)
  • Adjourn to Atlantis Hotel for Reception (All)