National Seafood Conference – Global Insights, Irish Opportunity

Attend Bord Iascaigh Mhara's forthcoming BIM National Seafood Conference – Global Insights, Irish Opportunity event at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Galway on the 30 June.

Conference Presentations

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Who's Speaking

The conference will be moderated by experienced broadcaster and author, Olivia O’Leary

Tara McCarthy, Chief Executive, BIM explains why an ambitious conference programme, a strong speaker line-up and a series of key discussion breakout meetings will make Global Insights-Irish Opportunity the must attend seafood business and networking event of the year.

What's on offer?

Global Insights- Irish Opportunity brings together leading experts from the national and international seafood world, government and academia. It offers delegates the opportunity to hear first-hand expert analysis, on the thinking and the policies at the forefront of seafood development worldwide.

The conference programme covers presentations and discussion of market intelligence, consumer thinking, the challenges facing the global seafood supply and insight into potential synergies within the Irish seafood sector, among other timely topics.
Conference Breakout Sessions

The afternoon programme offers a range of structured breakout sessions that will facilitate lively debate and learnings on the key topics concerning the Irish seafood sector today. These sessions will transform knowledge into action and will put forward workable solutions to today’s pressing challenges. The breakout sessions will examine the following topics:

  • Fishing profitably with zero discards
  • Repositioning your company and products to maximise value
  • Demonstrate sustainability or be locked-out
  • Working in seafood - a career for life

Who should attend?

This will be Ireland's premier seafood conference for 2016 and it is an essential business meeting and networking date for anyone active in Ireland's seafood sector.

For further information email or phone +353 (0)1 2144 100


The Business of Seafood

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Irish Seafood is a key player in our blue economy. This report provides a snapshot of Ireland's seafood sector.