AQUA WORKSHOP "Quantifying Environmental Impacts in the Salmonid Aquaculture Sector"

Monday, 29 September 2014

Venue: Radisson Blu Saga Hotel, Hagatorg, 107 Reykajvík

Workshop: A workshop on environmental assessment of aquaculture was held in Reykjavík on September 29th 2014. The event is part of the ongoing European project “SENSE” and organized by the University of Iceland and EFLA Engineers in collaboration with EAS (European Aquaculture Society).

Objective: To bring together the salmonids production companies that have tested the SENSE tool and Aquaculture Producer Organisations in several countries (e.g. Iceland, Norway, Denmark, UK) to assess the usefulness and potential of the tool and its place within the monitoring of sustainability in the professional sector.

Participation: More than 30 participants from the countries mentioned above joined the Workshop,– individual producers, association representatives and other industry partners among others.

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1_ Overview of the SENSE initiative and the expected outcomes of the workshop. Begoña Perez Villarreal. AZTI..pdf612.75 KB
2_An overview of the environmental issues that companies in the sector are facing. Catarina Martins, Group Manager Environment & Sustainability, Marine Harvest ASA.pdf1.94 MB
3_ KEPIs and the SENSE tool. Birgit Landquist SIK.pdf1.55 MB
4_ WS 29 SEP Presentation of SENSE-Tool-v2_SaioaRamos.AZTI.pdf1.81 MB
5_ SENSE_Feedback_SENSEtool.Guðrún Ólafsdóttir.Applied Supply Chain Systems Research Group,Uol.pdf1.42 MB
SENSE_AQUA Workshop_sept 14_Participant Contact List.pdf368.83 KB

This project has received funding from the European Union's Seventh Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement No 288974.