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Virtual Event
RAS Virtual Summit
September 16, 2020 at 11:00am ET

The 2020 RAS Virtual Summit is a virtual conference for recirculating aquaculture professionals! Don’t miss this interactive online opportunity to engage with thought leaders and experts in RAS from across the globe.

Focus on RAS

The 2020 RAS Virtual summit will deliver executive insights, highlight best practices and provide opportunities to engage with RAS experts through an innovative online platform. Featuring live presentations, Q&A sessions and panel discussions, and a host of on-demand presentations from some of the industry’s leading RAS practitioners and experts, this is one virtual event you won’t want to miss.

High-quality content

Designed with RAS operators in mind, this Virtual RAS Summit will cover an array of topics covering the RAS value chain: technology and systems design, fish growth and welfare, management and business operations, research. The RAS Virtual Summit provides an opportunity to learn from and engage with some of the best and the brightest minds in the industry.

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Welcome Remarks

11:10 - 11:40am
Keynote: Making the case for sustainable seafood

Live Panel: The big leagues: RAS players ramp up large-scale projects

12:40 - 1:00pm

1:00 - 1:40pm
RAS Design and Innovation: The future is now

2:00 - 2:40pm
Small is beautiful: Lessons from the RAS pioneers

3:00 - 3:40pm
Live Q & A


Standard Operating Procedures to Remediate Off-flavor from RAS-Produced Atlantic Salmon 

Speaker: John Davidson – Research Scientist 

Evaluating the toxicity of woodchip bioreactor outflows

Speaker: Christine Lepine – Research Associate

Anaerobic digestion for converting aquaculture waste into energy

Speaker: Abhinav Choudhury – Environmental Research Engineer

Peracetic Acid Toxicity to Early Atlantic Salmon Life Stages

Speaker: Natalie Redman – Water and Environmental Chemistry Lab Manager 

A 10-Year Summary of Atlantic Salmon Performance Trials at the Freshwater Institute

Speaker: Curtis Crouse – Assistant Aquaculture Production Manager

Precision Aquaculture- What is it and where is it going?

Speaker: Scott Tsukuda – Director of Operations

Product Demos

Frequently Asked Questions About RAS Virtual Summit

When & Where?

RAS Virtual Summit will take place virtually via GoToWebinar on September 16, 2020 at 11:00am ET.

There will be a 15 minute break between live sessions.

Why Virtual?

The safety and wellbeing of our employees, customers, and community is our number one priority. By making this event an online experience, it eliminates the need for attendees and sponsors to travel in-person, while enabling them to still benefit from the event content.

What’s Included?

Your registration provides you with access to watch the virtual keynote, all live sessions, and on-demand recorded content and product demonstrations.

How do I access?

We will email you an access link to the virtual event the morning of September 16, 2020.

If you don’t see an access link in your email inbox, please check your junk folder. If you are still unable to locate the email, contact Tara Jacobs.