Lochaber Ideas Week – Aquaculture Day

Lochaber Chamber of Commerce, in collaboration with SAIC, is delighted to present a day dedicated to aquaculture, as part of the Chamber’s Lochaber Ideas Week.

The programme is targeted towards sector professionals interested in aquaculture innovations for sustainability, training and recruiting for tomorrow’s aquaculture sector, cleaner fish researchers and practitioners.

The event will take place at the Ben Nevis Distillery in Fort William. 


09:00-09:45 – Welcome, refreshments, registration, icebreaker session  

09:45-11:10 – Innovations for sustainability, including 5-10-minute presentations from a number of organisations followed by a Q&A panel session  

11:10-11:30 – Networking and exhibition  

11:30-12:40 – Sustainable succession: planning, training and recruiting for tomorrow’s aquaculture sector, including presentations and Q&A  

12:40-13:30 – Lunch, networking, exhibition 

14.00- 15.00 - An introduction to the Lumpfish Operational Welfare Scoring Index (LOWSI) tool, including presentations and Q&A

To register, please click here 

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