(Agenda subject to change) 


8:00-9:00 am

Continental Breakfast and Networking

9:00-10:30 am

Welcoming Remarks: Peter Philips, Publisher, Fishermen’s News


New Vessel Update
A discussion of operational aspects of vessels recently delivered and a preview of the new vessels under construction.



Coffee Break and Networking


11:00 am -
12:00 pm

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

12:00-1:30 pm


1:30-3:00 pm

The Federal Regulatory Environment
What will the Trump Administration 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?

3:00-3:30 pm Coffee Break and Networking
3:30-5:00 pm 

New Public Sector Financing Initiatives: Federal and State

• State chartered bank

• Federal developments

5:00-6:30 pm 

Closing Reception