Cold Harvest 2017

Cold Harvest 2017

24th Annual Conference and Trade Show

Quality Inns & Suites (formerly Hotel Gander), Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

September 26 – 28

Aquaculture: An Ocean of Potential 

Newfoundland and Labrador is regarded by many as Canada’s aquaculture growth centre. The world is watching. There is a global focus on our potential for the future. On behalf of the Newfoundland and Labrador aquaculture industry, we invite you to join us for our 24th Cold Harvest Conference and Trade Show; full of exciting and informative discussions related to aquaculture and its potential in our province. With world class keynote speakers and guests, sessions and panel discussions related to aquaculture innovation, technology, human resources and consumer trends. This event should not be missed!

Now Available: Cold Harvest 2017 – Program Insert

 


SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS:

PLATINUM PLUS SPONSORS

Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency and Department of Fisheries and Land Resources

PLATINUM SPONSORS

Canadian Agricultural Human Resource Council, The Burry Group, MQO Research, and M5

GOLD SPONSORS

Northern Harvest Sea Farms, Cooke Aquaculture , Marine Harvest Canada, Skretting Canada, Coast to Coast Transport, Steinsvik Canada Inc., and Barry Group Inc.

SILVER SPONSORS

Ocean Sciences Centre/JBARB, Hoskin Scientific, NL Styro, Elanco Canada Ltd., Realtime Aquaculture

BRONZE SPONSORS

Town of Grand Falls Windsor, Cargill/EWOS, and Pharmaq – Part of Zoetis

SEAFOOD SPONSORS

Northern Harvest Sea Farms, Cooke Aquaculture, Norlantic Processing, Badger Bay Mussel Farms, Green Seafoods, and Sunrise Fish Farms

To become a sponsor at Cold Harvest 2017, download the Sponsorship Package Here.


SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Tuesday, Sept 26th

Noon – 5:00 p.m. – Trade Show Set Up

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Delegate Registration

7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. – Welcome Reception & Trade Show

Wednesday, Sept 27th:

Conference and Trade Show, NAIA AGM, Taste the Atlantic Event

Thursday, Sept 28th:

Conference and Trade Show, Luncheon with Keynote Speaker, Gala Banquet

Download NAIA Cold Harvest – Conference Package 2017


ACCOMMODATIONS:

Blocks of rooms have temporarily been reserved at special NAIA CH2017 conference rates:

Quality Hotel and Suites/Hotel Gander: Single: $135. Double: $145. + HST – (rate includes a hot buffet breakfast from 7 – 11 a.m.) Call: 1-800-563-2988

Albatross Hotel: Single: $123. Double: $133. + HST – GREAT NEWS! The Albatross has allowed us to extend this booking deadline until September 10th!! Be sure to book ASAP to receive the discounted rate!

Call: 1-800-563-4900 Please request the NAIA room rate.


DELEGATE REGISTRATION (HST not yet included in prices)

Registration fee covers trade show, reception, presentations and breaks.

Before June 30th:    NAIA Member $300*         Non-Member $400

After June 30th:         NAIA Member $350*         Non-Member $450

At the Door:               NAIA Member $400*         Non-Member $500

Students:                   $100

TASTE THE ATLANTIC Seafood & Beverage Tasting Event, Wed. evening, Sept 27th at 7 p.m. 

Join us for a seafood and beverage pairing featuring NL blue mussels and Atlantic salmon and local beverages featuring Certified Cicerone Tom Beckett and Chef Watson. Check out the: Taste the Atlantic Seafood Dishes

Tickets must be purchased in advance – available at registration: $35 + HST

LUNCHEON, Thurs., Sept 28th 12:00 – 1:30 p.m.

Keynote Speaker Ragnar Thorarinsson, Technical Services Manager, Aqua Vaccines Europe, Elanco Animal Health.

Session Topic: New field diagnostic tool confirms Moritella viscosa as the dominant cause of winter–ulcer disease in Norway
Luncheon Menu: Baked Lasagna, Caesar Salad and Garlic Toast. (Salon A) – Tickets must be purchased in advance – available at registration: $25 +HST

AQUACULTURE BANQUET: Thurs., Sept 28thPre-reception at 6:30 p.m.

Tickets must be purchased in advance – available at registration:: $60 + HST

Download NAIA Cold Harvest – Conference Package 2017


TRADE SHOW REGISTRATION:

Trade show booth registrations will receive:

  • 8′ x 10′ exhibit space including pipe and drape, furniture and electrical.
  • One conference registration pass (value: $300 – $500) includes one reception ticket and free entrance to conference sessions. Second registration available at NAIA member rate. All other event tickets must be purchased separately.
  • Business card profile in the Cold Harvester magazine – conference program (value $125+) if confirmed before August 1st – no guarantees after this date.
  • Complimentary beverages/snacks and delegate visits during the nutrition breaks.
  • Acknowledgement on NAIA website, social media, including Facebook & Twitter.

TRADE SHOW EXHIBITORS TO DATE:

Department of Fisheries & Land Resources

Entreprises Shippagan Ltd.

Sandale Utility Supplies – A Division of EMCO Waterworks

Aqualine AS

Hoskin Scientific Ltd.

AKVA Group

Marine Institute of Memorial University of NL

Electric Motor and Pump

AIMS Ltd.

Fisheries & Oceans Canada – Aquaculture Branch

Realtime Aquaculture

Cargill Aqua Nutrition

Pentair Aquatic Eco-Systems

Skretting Canada

Eastchem Inc.

Grand Bank Development Corporation

Workplace NL

Steinsvik Canada Inc.

Polysteel Atlantic Limited

Aqua Production Systems

I.A.S Products Ltd.

NAIA Members $1,000 and Non-Members: $1,200 (+ HST)

Download NAIA Exhibitor Package – Cold Harvest 2017


SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Sponsorship represents an integral part of the success of NAIA Cold Harvest 2017 and provides a valuable advertising opportunity for your organization.  Any support that can be provided would greatly benefit these events. Please review the sponsorship opportunities available and fax or email us the form below.  PLEASE NOTE: All Cold Harvester sponsor ads must be confirmed and submitted before August 1. 

Download  NAIA Cold Harvest Sponsorship Package



Advertising Packages

COLD HARVESTER MAGAZINE & COLD HARVEST 2017 SPECIAL EDITION

NAIA’s Cold Harvester magazine will be circulated globally and distributed during the conference and trade show and will include the conference program and highlights. Anyone interested in purchasing advertising space in this edition, please contact Roberta at 709-538-3454 or via email roberta@naia.ca. The deadline for ad submissions: August 1.

View past editions online at: http://naia.ca/in-the-news/cold-harvester/

Download Cold Harvester Magazine Pkg – Conf Edition 17


ANNUAL DR. JOE BROWN SILENT AUCTION

The annual Dr. Joe Brown Silent Auction will take place during CH2017. All funds raised will be distributed to a student who currently is or will be enrolled into marine or aquatic related studies. Auction items can be dropped off at the conference registration desk. Please email jackie@naia.ca to confirm a donated item. Thank you for your continued support!

 

 

 

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