Conf. Speakers

Professor Dr. Madan Mohan Dey

Chair, Department of Agricultural Sciences

Texas State University, USA

KeyNote Title: Value chains in aquaculture and fisheries in Bangladesh: recent advancements and future research directions

[KeyNote Speaker]  Prof. Dr. Golam M. Mathbor, MSS, MSWSchool of Social Works, MONMOUTH UNIVERSITY, USA and President, AIBS-American Institute of Bangladesh Studies KeyNote Session: Climate Change and FIsheries  

[KeyNote Speaker]

Prof. Dr. Shugo Watabe

Laboratory of Marine Genomics Science, Kitasato University School of Marine Biosciences, JAPAN 

KeyNote Session: Post-harvest fisheries and food safety


[KeyNote Speaker] Prof. Dr. MA Wahab

Department of Fisheries Management, BAU & Project Leader, Enhanced Coastal Fisheries in Bangladesh (ECOFISH-BD), WorldFish Centre, Bangladesh

KeyNote Title: Revival of Hilsa Shad in Bangladesh Waters through Biodiversity Conservation and Adaptive Co-management


[KeyNote Speaker] Prof. Dr. Kwang-Guk An, Chungnam National University, Daejeon, South Korea

KeyNote Speaker, ‘Management of Critical Aquatic Resources’ Session

KeyNote Title: Development of National Ecological Stream Health Assessment Model Using Fish Indicators and the Integrative Stream Health Diag

[KeyNote Speaker] Prof. Dr. Md. Ali Reza Faruk, Faculty of Fisheries, BAU

KeyNote Title: Fish disease challenges and health management strategies in aquaculture of Bangladesh


[Invited Speaker] Prof. Dr. M. Aminur Rahman

Department of Fisheries  Marine Bioscience, Jessore University of Science and Technology, Bangladesh

Title of Invited Talk: High-valued Marine Invertebrates from the Bay of Bengal: Unexplored Marine Resources for Bangladesh Blue Economy



[KeyNote Speaker] 

Dr. Ram C. Bhujel

Research Associate Professor, Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand 

KeyNote Topic: Tilapia Aquaculture for Employment, Income and Nutrition Security


[KeyNote Speaker] Prof. Dr. Abdull Manan Mat Jais

Founder and Project Leader, Abmanan Biomedical Sdn Bhd, Malaysia

KeyNote Title: Snakehead Fish Haruan (Chann astriata): Emerging Potential for Nutraceutical, Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API) and Biomedical Applications


Dr. M. Gulam Hussain, Bangladesh Country Coordinator, Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Fish, Mississippi State University, USA

Keynote Paper: Potentials of marine fisheries and mariculture under the concept of blue economy development in Bangladesh