Seafood Events

Fish 2.0 New England Workshop

Dates
February 6, 2017 to February 8, 2017
Location
Salem, MA, USA

The Fish 2.0 workshop offers entrepreneurs:

  • Direct support and training to clarify, improve and communicate your business values to investors.
  • A short business pitch ready to be shared with investors.
  • An application that is ready to enter in the 2017 Fish 2.0 competition.
  • Guidance on participating and succeeding in Fish 2.0. 

 

Wild Seafood Exchange

Dates
March 1, 2017
Location
Four Points by Sheraton, Bellingham, WA, USA

The 14th annual Wild Seafood Exchange is a one day conference aimed at the independent commercial fisherman who wants to learn about marketing and direct marketing to restaurants, retailers, brokers and seafood buyers. Seafood suppliers can hear from restaurants and retailers, brokers and seafood buyers about what they need to earn their business. 
-FishChoice's participation is TBD 

Maine Fishermen's Forum

Dates
March 2, 2017 to March 4, 2017
Location
Samoset Resort, Rockland, ME, USA

The 2017 Forum will be held from March 2-4 at the Samoset Resort in Rockland. This is the largest event of its kind in New England – one dedicated to offering fishermen, clammers, lobstermen, aquaculturists, and other related seafood industry participants an opportunity to meet on neutral ground with fisheries managers, state representatives, congressmen, and senators. There are over 30 seminars on different subjects related to the fishing industry, gear regulations etc. In addition, there are family programs, a trade show, a seafood reception highlighting Maine’s seafood, an auction, and more. There is no cost to attend the seminars, tradeshow, or auction.

Seafood Expo North America

Dates
March 19, 2017 to March 21, 2017
Location
Boston Convention and Exhibition Center, Boston, MA, USA

Showcasing more than 900 suppliers from 120 countries offering a wide variety of seafood products, services, and equipment, Seafood Expo North America / Seafood Processing North America is the contintent’s largest seafood event. Find all of the exhibiting FishChoice Supplier Members on this guide that also identifies current sustainability programs for each company. 
-FishChoice is exhibiting in booth 180

Farmer Fisher Chef Connection

Dates
March 20, 2017
Location
Bastyr University, Kenmore, Washington

The Farmer-Fisher-Chef Connection (F2C2) brings regional food & beverage Producers (farmers, fishers, ranchers, food & beverage artisans, etc.) and Buyers (chefs, restaurateurs, caterers, institutional buyers, instructors, students, etc.) together for the industry’s biggest event in Washington. F2C2 has gained a faithful following of return attendees while annually drawing in new food producers and chefs for a delicious and social day of doing business while learning from each other. 
FishChoice is not attending this event

Seafood Expo Global

Dates
April 25, 2017 to April 27, 2017
Location
The Parc Des Expositions De Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium

Formerly known as the European Seafood Exposition/Seafood Processing Europe, Seafood Expo Global/Seafood Processing Global is the largest seafood trade event in the world. The event attracts more than 25,000 buyers and suppliers of  fresh, frozen, packaged and value-added seafood products, equipment and services. Attendees travel from 145 countries to do business at the exposition. No other event in the world provides seafood professionals with direct access to qualified buyers and suppliers from all over the globe representing all aspects of the seafood industry.
-FishChoice's participation is TBD

Seafood Summit 2017

Dates
June 5, 2017 to June 7, 2017
Location
The Westin Seattle, Seattle, WA, USA

The SeaWeb Seafood Summit brings together global representatives from the seafood industry with leaders from the conservation community, academia, government, and the media for in-depth discussions, presentations, and networking around the issue of sustainable seafood. The goal of the Summit is to foster dialogue and partnerships that lead to a seafood marketplace that is environmentally, socially, and economically sustainable.
-FishChoice is attending this event.

8th Annual Chefs Collaborative Summit

Dates
September 9, 2017 to September 11, 2017
Location
Atlanta, GA, USA

Details coming soon...