Upcoming Webinars

Session #6

Emerging Trends in Alternative Feeds for Shrimp

In this session we will hear from major feed companies and shrimp producers about the latest trends in fishmeal and fish oil replacement for shrimp. We will discuss the latest research breakthroughs, challenges, and potential for totally eliminating wild-caught feed ingredients in shrimp diets.

Moderator: Kevin Fitzsimmons, Ph.D., Chair of the F3 Challenge and Judge, Professor and Director of International Programs at The University of Arizona

  • Ardi Budiono, President Director, PT Suri Tani Pemuka (STP) Aquaculture Division of JAPFA Group
  • Erwin Suwendi, Ph.D., Head of Nutrition and Feed Technology, PT Suri Tani Pemuka (STP) Aquaculture Division of JAPFA Group
  • Jennifer Kuo, Chief Technology Development & Sustainability Officer, Grobest Group
  • Robins McIntosh, Executive Vice President Charoen Pokphand Foods Public Company
  • Ewen McLean, Ph.D., Aqua Cognoscenti and F3
  • Loc Tran, Ph.D., Founder and Director, Minh Phu AquaMekong Co., Ltd.
  • Alexandre Veille, Shrimp Nutritionist, Gold Coin Group Inc.

The F3 webinar series hosts monthly talks to introduce the latest advances in fishmeal and fish oil replacements in aquafeeds and encourage networking.   

All webinars are free and open to everyone.

 

Past Webinars

Session #5

Emerging Trends with Alternative Feeds for Salmonids

In this session we will have major feed companies and farmers discuss the latest trends in fish-free feeds for salmonids, and present their successes, challenges, and what’s on the horizon to totally eliminate wild-caught feed ingredients in salmonid diets.

Moderator: Kevin Fitzsimmons, Ph.D., Chair of the F3 Challenge and Judge, Professor and Director of International Programs at The University of Arizona

  • Bill Cramer, President, Star Milling
  • Vegard Denstadli, Ph.D., Technical Director from the Salmon Division, BioMar Norway
  • Lindsay Pollock, Ph.D., Sustainability Manager for Cargill Aqua Nutrition, North Sea; Cargill
  • Jesse Trushenski, Ph.D., Chief Scientific Officer, Riverence

Session #4

Algae & Seed Oils in Aquafeeds

In this session, major algae and seed oil manufacturers will discuss their new healthy omegas, latest research, and fish oil replacement successes for their products.

Moderator: Kevin Fitzsimmons, Ph.D., Chair of the F3 Challenge and Judge, Professor and Director of International Programs at The University of Arizona

  • Pablo Berner, Aquaculture Lead, Nuseed
  • David Hazlebeck, Ph.D., CEO, Global Algae Innovations
  • Karim Kurmaly, Ph.D., CEO, Veramaris
  • Ruud Peerbooms, President of Algae Ingredients, Corbion

Session #3

Single-Cell & Novel Proteins in Aquafeeds

In this session, we welcome innovators of single-cell and novel proteins for aquafeeds to update everyone on the latest progress in fishmeal replacement, research, and plans for the future of their products.

Moderator: Kevin Fitzsimmons, Ph.D., Chair of the F3 Challenge and Judge, Professor and Director of International Programs at The University of Arizona

  • Michael Cici, Global Pathfinder, The Scoular Company
  • Paul de Pauw, Business Development Director – Feed, Unibio
  • Larry Feinberg, CEO, KnipBio
  • Allan LeBlanc, Vice President Market Development, Calysta
  • Mark Rottmann, CEO, iCell Sustainable Nutrition Co., Ltd.
  • David Tze, CEO, NovoNutrients
  • Peter Williams, Ph.D., Senior Nutritionist, Green Plains and Fluid Quip Processing Technologies

Session #2

Soy Ingredients in Aquafeeds: Latest progress in fishmeal replacement

In this session, we welcome major producers of soy products for aquafeeds to update everyone on the latest progress in fishmeal replacement, research, and where they plan to go next in terms of new products.

Moderator: Kevin Fitzsimmons, Ph.D., Chair of the F3 Challenge and Judge, Professor and Director of International Programs at The University of Arizona

  • Zhijun Hu, CEO, Jiangsu Fuhai Biotech Co., Ltd.
  • Jeffery Jiang, Manager, Agribusiness Unit, DaBomb Protein Corp.
  • Hannah Lucas, Business Development Manager, Benson Hill Bio-Systems
  • Lukas Manomaitis, Aquaculture Program Technical Contractor, USSEC
  • Suresh M. Menon, Ph.D., Founder and CEO, Menon Renewable Products, Inc. 
  • Patricia Sugui, Ph.D., Sustainability Manager, CJ Selecta 

Session #1

Insects in Aquafeeds: Progress towards fishmeal/fish oil substitution

In this session, we will hear from the largest players in the insect ingredients market about the most promising species as aquaculture ingredients—black soldier fly and mealworms—and their ability to meet the growing demand for alternative protein sources by the global aquaculture industry.

Moderator: Kevin Fitzsimmons, Ph.D., Chair of the F3 Challenge and Judge, Professor and Director of International Programs at The University of Arizona

  • Kees Aarts, CEO, Protix
  • Patrick Crowley, CEO, Chapul Farms
  • Xingwang Liu, Ph.D., MBA, CEO, Guangzhou FishTech Co.
  • Nick Piggott, CEO & Co-Founder, Nutrition Technologies
  • Alain Revah, Chief Marketing & Strategy Officer, Ÿnsect
  • Maye Walraven, Head of Business Development, InnovaFeed