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International workshop IWASSS'17 Report

Fisheries College and Research Institute, Ponneri a unit of Tamil Nadu Fisheries University conducted the International workshop on “Advanced Aquaculture Production Systems and Technologies in Shrimp Farming”(IWAASS’17) on 31st January at Hotel Greenpark, Chennai. Shrimp farmers/hatchery technicians from Bangladesh of around ten numbers participated in the event along with the staff and students of FCRI, Ponneri. The workshop was organised in joint efforts with M/s.Vaishaki Bio Marine Shrimps (India) Pvt. Ltd, Chennai and conveyed by Dr. S. Felix, Dean, FCRI, Ponneri.


The workshop started with the inaugural function, Mr. Sandip Ahirrao, Marketing Head, Growel Feeds Pvt Ltd, was the chief guest and Dr. S. Felix, Dean, FCRI, Ponneri presided over the function. Mr. Sandip Ahirrao delivered the chief guest address and released the brochure for this event. Dr. S. Felix delivered the presidential address and Mr. K.N.B.Vijayakumar,General Farm Manager delivered the felicitation address.The inaugural session concluded with the vote of thanks by Mr.S.Samuel Moses, Assistant Professor, FCRI, Ponneri.