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Minister’s Conference

Welcome to the Nova Scotia Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture Minister’s Conference 2019

You are cordially invited to attend the Nova Scotia Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture Minister’s Conference on

February 27 9:00 am – 4:00 pm (Reception: Feb 27 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm)

February 28 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

The focus of the conference this year is Quality of Nova Scotia’s Seafood. This is supported by three key themes:
Market– The connection between the demand of the market and quality
Labour– The influence of labour availability on quality
Innovation– How is innovation improving quality?

Conference Fees

Industry $20.00 ($17.39 +HST)

Other stakeholders $100.00 ($86.96 +HST)

Reception $20.00 ($17.39 +HST)

Payments can be made with credit card, cheque or money order to: 

PERENNIA FOOD AND AGRICULTURE INC.

173 Dr. Bernie Macdonald Drive, Bible Hill, Ns B6l 2H5

Or contact Wanda Lloyd at 902.896.8782 or wlloyd@perennia.ca

Sponsors

Join the conference as a sponsor for a great opportunity to access industry participants, participate in the conference and hear the discussions on the latest news and trends affecting the industry.  To enhance your profile, all coffee breaks and the Minister’s reception will be held in the trade show area.  Please note that booth space is limited and allocated based on level of sponsorship and date of payment.  There are:

  • two $5000 Seafood Reception Sponsorships,
  • five $2500 Coffee Break Sponsorships, and
  • five $1500 Lunch Sponsorships available.

In addition to the above we have a $250 Conference Donation option, or a $500 + HST Tradeshow option.

For complete details about the benefits of each level of sponsorship please see the Sponsor and Trade Show Information.

A block of rooms has been reserved at Cambridge Suites, 1583 Brunswick St. where they are offering a rate of $119 (including breakfast) for conference guests and parking at a reduced rate of $11 for guests of the hotel who are attending the the conference.

Parking Information.

Trade Show

In conjunction with the NS Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture Minister’s Conference there will be a trade show.  Last year we moved to a new venue and expanded the trade show, and we are planning to increase the trade show area again this year to accommodate more vendors.  Trade show spaces are 8 x 10 feet and include electrical, pipe and drape, a six-foot table and one chair.  When you register for a trade show space one conference registration along with refreshments and lunch is included.

You may also wish to read about sponsorship as there are trade show discounts based on sponsorship!

Please note that booth space is limited and allocated based on level of sponsorship and date of payment (based on receipt date of your form and full payment).

Sponsorship and Trade Show Information and Registration Form

A block of rooms has been reserved at Cambridge Suites, 1583 Brunswick St. where they are offering a rate of $119 (including breakfast) for conference guests and parking at a reduced rate of $11 for guests of the hotel who are attending the the conference.

Parking Information.

Speakers

Check back soon for more information!

Agenda

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Register

Conference registration for industry participants is $20 (taxes included) and registration for other industry stakeholders is $100 (taxes included).  Cost for the Nova Scotia Seafood Reception is $20 (taxes included) for all who wish to attend.  Payment can be made at the door in a variety of ways or please feel free to register and pay in advance using the registration form.

A block of rooms has been reserved at Cambridge Suites, 1583 Brunswick St. where they are offering a rate of $119 (including breakfast) for conference guests and parking at a reduced rate of $11 for guests of the hotel who are attending the the conference.

Parking Information