International flavour to HEM Keynotes

Dr Beyhan de Jong and Langley Gace will open this year’s event in Corfu

Turkey’s Dr Beyhan de Jong is a leading analyst at Netherland’s Rabobank’s Food & Agribusiness Research department, focusing on the global seafood sector covering aquaculture, wild catch, seafood trade, and alternative proteins.

She has authored reports on the effects of the US/China trade war on the seafood trade, the outcomes from the Brussels Seafood Expo Global, innovation in aquaculture feed and on wider aquaculture trends.

Beyhan’s keynote will focus on ‘Factors of change in the global aquaculture industry’.

The second keynote will be from America’s Langley Gace. Langley will welcome delegates to the conference as the conference chairman and will follow this with a keynote covering the history and future of High Energy Open Ocean Aquaculture.

He is the senior vice president of InnovaSea, a technology and services company producing innovative, environmentally-focused sustainable solutions for the aquaculture industry. InnovaSea’s technology is used by Open Blue (Panama), Earth Ocean Farms (Mexico) and Blue Ocean Mariculture (Hawaii).

Having worked in aquaculture technology development for high performance fish pens, operating equipment, support services and copper cages, Langley now leads business development at InnovaSea.

Setting the scene at HEM these two speakers will look at the broader aquaculture sector and will be followed by seven conference sessions which will look at the detail of operating in high energy waters Join the discussions, book online now.

For more information and to book your place at HEM 2018 contact the team on +44 1329 825335 or email