IAFI represents the world fish inspection community helping them to provide fish, seafood and associated products that are safe, of acceptable quality and readily available for sale in the global marketplace. 

2019 IAFI Special Recognition Awards

Each biennium, the International Association of Fish Inspectors honours individuals for career contributions to the professions of seafood inspection, market access, science and technology and, related fields, in industry, academia, government, and/or related organizations. These awards are distributed to recipients during the World Seafood Congress, which is being held in Penang, Malaysia, September 9 -11, 2017. https://wsc2019.com/

Contributions may include but are not limited to: research achievements, as evidenced by publications, patents, and presentations; industry or equipment development; inventions or patents; and achievements or enhancements in the application of safety and quality systems and, training and training development in any related professions.

If you wish to nominate an individual for consideration in receiving one of these awards, you are invited to submit a brief resume to the IAFI Awards Committee summarizing the most significant accomplishments of the individual and their contribution to the professions noted above.

All submissions must be available to the Awards Committee not later than August 10, 2019 and should be electronically sent to the IAFI Awards Secretary at: megapesca@mail.telepac.pt.

General Meeting

The eleventh General Meeting of the Association will take place on Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at approximately 2:00 pm immediately following the closing session of the World Seafood Congress at the Setia SPICE Convention Centre, 108C, Jalan Tun Dr Awang, Bayan Baru, 11900 Bayan Lepas, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia.

Provisional Agenda

1.  Presidents Remarks

2.  Membership Report

3.  Treasurers Report

4.  Nominating Committee Report

5.  Election of Officers

6.  Installation of Officers

7. Continuation of Meeting/Remarks of Incoming President

8.  New Business

  •     Communications Strategy
  •       Discussion of recent Congresses (Reykjavik/Penang)
  •       Next Congress
  •       Issues from Regional Workshops

9.  Other Business

10.  Adjournment


Any professional association is as strong as its membership. If you want IAFI - and this website - to fully and properly represent the inspection community, then we need you to join and to contribute your expertise and experience to the development of the profession.

We would like to see you at the World Seafood Congress and at other events  we organise and support. Keep an eye on our events listing.
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