2017 Expert Panelist for UCLA IoES and Aquarium of the Pacific Joint Event (Invited Speaker)‘Will Farmed Fish Save Our Oceans, Delight Our Palates, and Provide Healthy Food for All?’. Long Beach, CA, USA, May.
2017 XXIII Conference of the European Association of Fisheries Economists (EAFE) Public Perceptions of Aquaculture Around the World. Dublin, Ireland, April.
2017 Invited speaker to University of Alaska Fairbanks Fisheries Department Spring Seminar Series What is marine aquaculture’s role in sustainable food production? An offshore perspective. Juneau, AK, USA, April.
2017 Keynote speaker for West Valley College 5th annual Earth Stewardship Symposium Marine Offshore Aquaculture and Sustainable Fisheries. Saratoga, CA, USA, April.
2017 Expert Panelist for SNAPP & California Academy of Science Aquaculture Event (Invited Speaker) Aquaculture: Future of Sustainable Food. San Francisco, CA, USA, March.
2016 Invited speaker to University of California Santa Barbara Foundation Board of TrusteesOpportunities and uncertainties of sustainable offshore aquaculture. Santa Barbara CA, USA, October.
2016 Invited speaker to Oxford University Opportunities and constraints to global offshore aquaculture. Oxford, UK, July.
2016 Keynote speaker at British Ecological Society Opportunities and constraints to global offshore aquaculture. London, UK, July.
2016 Invited Speaker to Bren School of Environmental Science & Management Potential and barriers of offshore aquaculture. Santa Barbara CA, October.
2016 International Marine Conservation Congress Aligning conservation and seafood production: potential and barriers of offshore aquaculture expansion. St. John’s NL, August.