April 20th, 2017 • Renaissance Seattle Hotel • Seattle, Washington

Agenda

8-9am

Continental Breakfast and Networking

 


9-10:30am

Welcoming Remarks

Peter Philips, Publisher, Fishermen’s News

 

New Construction Update: New and Rebuilt

A discussion of operational aspects of vessels recently delivered and a preview of the new vessels under construction, or conversion.

 

Moderator: Garth Wilcox, Glosten

 

Panelists:

 


10:30-11am

Coffee Break and Networking

 


11am-12pm

Changes in Regulation Governing Refrigerants

New regulations governing the use of refrigerants mean new technologies are being developed to comply with the law—and keep seafood cold.

 

Moderator: Amy Duz, iWorkwise

 

Panelists:

 


12pm-1:30pm

Luncheon: The Domestic Seafood Market

 

Bob Donegan, Ivar’s

 


1:30-3pm

The Federal Regulatory Environment

What will changes in Washington DC mean to the management of Federal fisheries resources in the North Pacific? A new NOAA director? A new NMFS administrator? What new policies were developed during the year’s North Pacific Fisheries Management Council meetings?

 

Moderator: Marcus Hartley, Northern Economics

 

Panelists:

 


3-3:30pm

Coffee Break and Networking

 


3:30-5pm

New Public Sector Financing Initiatives: Federal and State

  • State Chartered Bank
  • Federal Developments

 

Moderator: Peter Philips, Publisher, Fishermen’s News

 

Panelists:

 


5-6:30pm

Closing Reception