Plenary: Offshore aquaculture needs YOU!

Offshore aquaculture needs YOU!

Tuesday, October 29

Hear about the intersection of ocean-going technology and seafood from the perspective of one of the companies leading the effort to expand U.S. offshore aquaculture. What is offshore aquaculture; where is it going; and why does the industry need you to be inspired to find solutions? Come find out!

Speaker: Lisa Vollbrecht
Research Manager, Kampachi Farms, LLC (Kailua Kona, Hawaii)

Lisa co-ordinates our research efforts, manages the team, and works closely with our public and private partners. Her upbringing in the farmlands of Southern Ontario, Canada instilled a great respect for food producers. Paired with a deep-rooted connection to, and passion for, the conservation of our wild places and communal resources, she easily gravitated into open ocean aquaculture. She earned her BSc in Marine and Freshwater Biology from the University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada.