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Attend the BIM Seafood Summit 'Becoming a Global Seafood Player'

13 February 2013

IRELAND - On Thursday, 21 March 2013, the Irish Sea Fisheries Board is hosting the Seafood Summit 'Becoming a Global Seafood Player'. The event is aimed at seafood companies, producers, investors, Government and media.

The event is to take place 09am - 02pm (includes lunch), 21 March 2013 at the Irish Management Institute, Sandyford Road, Dublin 16.

The event includes key international speakers and will inform Irish seafood leaders on future directions for the industry.

The aim is to build on the successful BIM Collective Route to Market programme 2012, to promote next steps in developing scale in the Irish seafood sector and to demonstrate the global opportunity for Irish seafood sector and encourage investment in the sector.

Key Speakers at the event include:

Simon Coveney, T.D, Minister for Agriculture, Food and Marine
Gary Hooper, CEO Aquaculture New Zealand
Matt Dempsey, editor of the Irish Farmers Journal

Download the Seafood Summit Agenda (pdf 225Kb)

For further information phone +353 1 2144 279 or email Ian Mannix at or Donal Buckley at

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