The IPFC Team is pleased to present you the three plenary talks and the two Bleeker Awards of the event!

  • Valeriano Parravicini, EPHE Lecturer:  Functional biogeography of reef fishes
  • Gerry Closs, Otago University Professor : Larvae and Landscape: Life history, migration and dispersal in diadromous fish
  • Daniel Pauly, UBC Killam Professor : Major Trends in Fisheries: where they lead to and how we turn them around
  • David Bellwood, James Cook University Professor / BLEEKER AWARD (Ecology)Why fishes matter
  • Keiichi Matsuura, National Museum of Nature and Science/ BLEEKER AWARD (Systematic): The Kuroshio Current, an invisible barrier to shallow-water fishes of southern Japan

For more information about each plenary talk, click here