2nd European Tuna Conference


Atuna.com -in cooperation with Infofish- is pleased to organize the 2nd European Tuna Conference, which will take place in Brussels, Belgium, just one day before the European Seafood Exposition (the world's largest seafood show).

Therefore, with only ONE Trip - you can participate in TWO Events.

The European Tuna Conference 2009 will focus on the changing supply situation for tuna markets within Europe. It will bring together leading raw material suppliers, fishing companies, tuna processors, brands, distributors and traders, as well as retailers and bankers to debate and discuss the challenges and opportunities within the tuna industry.

The conference will be aimed at the tuna professionals who deal with the production, packing, import/export, marketing and distribution of fresh, frozen and canned tuna to and within the European Market.

Those who are attending will include:

  • Tuna Fishing Companies
  • Canned Tuna producers
  • Fresh & Frozen Tuna processors
  • Tuna buyers
  • Tuna distributors & importers
  • Financial institutions
  • Tuna traders
  • Policy makers
  • Consultants
  • Lawyers

Key speakers who will be sharing their expertise include:

  • Ms. Susan Jackson from International Seafood Sustainability Foundation
  • Mr. Bill Carvalho from Wild Planet Foods, Inc.
  • Mrs. Natalie Webster from American Albacore Fishing Association
  • Mr. Joe Hamby from Tri Marine International (Pte) Ltd.
  • Mr. Gorjan Nikolik from Food & Agribusiness Research & Advisory, Rabobank
  • Miss. Sari Tolvanen from Greenpeace International
  • Ms. Helga Josupeit from Fish Utilisation and Marketing Service, FAO
  • Dr. Martin Hall from Tuna-Dolphin Program, IATTC (Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission)
  • Mr. Antonio Orsini from New England Seafood International Ltd.

At this second edition, expert speakers will provide the expected 250 participants with a broader scope on the vital issues currently moving the global and European markets.

To obtain more information on this conference, please contact:

Conchita Sierra
Conference Coordinator
Atuna bv
Meerpaal 14d
4904 SK Oosterhout
The Netherlands
Tel.: +31 162 430520
Mobile: +31 630330208
Fax: +31 162 430525
Email: support@europeantunaconference.com

For more information please contact: support@europeantunaconference.com