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Seminar: Lessons learned from laboratory to pilot scale in freshwater aquaculture – the Aquaval Project

Friday, October 30, 2020 - 9:15



30th October 2020, in Grupo Tres Mares S.A., Spain

About the seminar
This seminar aims at presenting the potential and  constraints of technological solutions, based on bacteria, microalgae and/or  bivalves, proposed in the AquaVal project to obtain water for recycling and  reuse in freshwater aquaculture farms from the treatment of their effluents.



Friday, 30 October 2020 | 9h15 Portugal Time Zone (CET-1)

9:15 – 9:30

The AquaVal Project in the frame of freshwater aquaculture
Paula Castro (Universidade Católica Portuguesa)

9:30 – 10:00

Challenges of the freshwater aquaculture sector
Fernando Gonçalves (APA Associação Portuguesa de Aquacultura)

A virtual tour to a trout farm
Luz Arregui (Grupo Tres Mares S.A.)

10:00 – 10:30

Granular technology for aquaculture water treatment – continuous operation
Anuska Mosquera (Universidade de Santiago de Compostela)

Granular technology for aquaculture water treatment – sequential batch operation
Catarina Amorim (Universidade Católica Portuguesa)

10:30 – 10:45

The use of freshwater mussel meal as a potential ingredient in rainbow trout nutrition
Benedetto Sicuro (Torino University)

10:45 – 11:00

Integration of AquaVal approach in the aquaculture farm Grupo Tres Mares
Sergio Santorio (Universidade de Santiago de Compostela) and Luz Arregui (Grupo Tres Mares)

11:00 – 11:15


11:15 – 11:30

JPI Abbaware – The issue of antimicrobial resistance
Henning Sørum (Norwegian University of Life Sciences)

11:30 – 12:15

Integrative aquaculture in freshwater – what comes next?
Peter Bossier (Ghent University)

Open discussion with the audience

12:15 – 12:20

Closing session