Welcome to the downloads page of the 10th Aquacultural Insurance and Risk management Conference.

 
The papers and audio files of the 10th Conference are made available thanks to the kind support of Gjensidige Forsikring.
 

The conference speakers are listed below and their presentations are available in pdf format. To access the pdf files either: click on the icon to view in your internet browser, or, if you prefer to save the file to your computer, right click on the icon and choose 'save target as' from the menu that appears.

Audio Files

As with previous conferences there are audio files available for each session of the conference. They are presented as MP3, in the two conference languages, Spanish and English.

If you wish to download for offline listening on your computer or mp3 player, right click on the mp3 icon for the session that you require, and choose 'save target as' from the menu that appears. You will then be prompted for the location on your computer where you want the file to be saved.

 

Audio File Options
Date Session ENGLISH SPANISH
Thurs 6th April am 1 MP3 MP3
Thurs 6th April am 2 MP3 MP3
Thurs 6th April pm 3 + 4 MP3 MP3
Friday 7th April am 1 MP3 MP3
Friday 7th April am 2 MP3 MP3
Friday 7th April am 3 + 4 MP3 MP3

 
Welcome Speech
P.A.D Secretan
managing Director AUMS Ltd
SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS

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Session 1 Thursday 6th April (am)

Chairman: Mr Tom Rutter
Director, Sunderland Marine Mutual Insurance Company, Sunderland, UK.

Audio Files For this Session

ENGLISH: [ENGLISH MP3]  [AUDIO HELP]

SPANISH: [SPANISH MP3]  [AUDIO HELP]

Probiotics and their use in Aquaculture.
Mr Bill Long
CEO, Epicore BioNetworks Inc., New Jersey, USA.
SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS
 
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Results of the National Risk Management Program for Aquaculture's Survey of Loss Information in the U.S. Trout, Catfish and Baitfish Industries.
Dr Terry Hansen and Dr Saleem Shaik
Mississippi State University, Mississippi, USA
SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS
 
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Challenges faced by the FAO in promoting aquaculture in developing nations.
Raymon van Anrooy
FAO, Rome
SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS
 
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Session 2 Thursday 6th April (am)

Chairman: Mr Ivar Williksen.
Director, Norway Energy and Marine Insurance, Oslo, Norway.

Audio Files For this Session

ENGLISH: [ENGLISH MP3]  [AUDIO HELP]

SPANISH: [SPANISH MP3]  [AUDIO HELP]

Risk Managing Aquaculture in Developing Nations.
Ms Melba Reantaso.
FAO, Rome
SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS
 
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Perils and Risk in Canadian Aquaculture: A Review of Scenarios for Risk Management Programming.
Mr Dan Stechey, Dr Eric Gilbert
President, Canadian Aquaculture Systems, Inc., Ontario, Canada.
Director Programme & Operations Support, Fisheries Canada
SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS
 
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New Insurer - New Challenges.
Mr Richard Turner
Business Development Manager, Royal & SunAlliance, London UK, and Aquarius Insurance Services, London, UK.
SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS
 
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Session 3, Thursday 6th April (pm)

Chairman: Mr Klaus K?rzinger.
Senior Underwriter, Munich Reinsurance Company, Munich, Germany.

Audio Files For this Session

ENGLISH: [ENGLISH MP3]  [AUDIO HELP]

SPANISH: [SPANISH MP3]  [AUDIO HELP]

Harmful Algal Blooms - an overview of the SCOR-IOC GEOHAB Programme and of HAB Information Resources and Warning Systems.
Dr Beatriz Requera
The Instituto Espa?ol de Oceanograf?a, Vigo, Spain.
SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS
 
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Geographical Information Systems and their use in Insurance Underwriting.
Mr Andreas Siebert.
Head of Geoinformatics and Communications, Munich Reinsurance Company, Munich, Germany.
SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS
 
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Session 4,Thursday 6th April (pm)

Chairman: N.B : There was no chairman for this session.
Brian Yanagi's video presentation was introduced by Mr P.A.D Secretan of AUMS Ltd.

Audio Files For this Session

ENGLISH: [ENGLISH MP3]  [AUDIO HELP]

SPANISH: [SPANISH MP3]  [AUDIO HELP]

The Tsunami Risk. Recorded video.
Mr Brian Yanagi.
Oceanographer, Deputy Director, International Tsunami Information Centre, Hawaii, USA.
SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS

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Session 5, Friday 7th April (am)

Chairman: Sra. Rosa Presa.
Subdirectora, ARTAI BV, Vigo, Spain.

Audio Files For this Session

ENGLISH: [ENGLISH MP3]  [AUDIO HELP]

SPANISH: [SPANISH MP3]  [AUDIO HELP]

A Spanish System of Multiperil Crop Insurance for Aquaculture.
Sr Juan Jos? Garcia Pel?ez and Dr Juan Carlos Cuevas Garcia
Underwriters, AGROSEGURO, Spain.
SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS
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Vulnerability of Cages for Cultivation in the Open Sea.
Jos? de Lara Rey & Jos? F. N??ez
Madrid Polytechnic University, Madrid, Spain.
SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS
 
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Study on the vulnerability in offshore culture cages
Mr. Jaime Andres & Mr. Paco Padilla
JACUMAR A national project using historic loss information to improve sea cage farm performance.
SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS
 
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Session 2, Friday 7th April (am)

Chairman: Mr Richard Turner.
Business Development Manager, Royal & SunAlliance, London.

Audio Files For this Session

ENGLISH: [ENGLISH MP3]  [AUDIO HELP]

SPANISH: [SPANISH MP3]  [AUDIO HELP]

Online Aquatic Veterinary and Diagnostic Laboratory Resources.
Dr David Scarfe.
Assistant Director, Scientific Activities, American Veterinary Medical Association, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS
 
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A Disease Situation Update.
Prof. Randolph Richards.
Director, Institute of Aquaculture, University of Stirling, Stirling, Scotland.
SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS
 
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Speaker to be advised.
Sr. Fernando Tapia
Intercover
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Session 3, Friday 7th April (pm)

Chairman: Mr Kolbein Aarnes.
Director, Heath Lambert Norway, Oslo, Norway.

Audio Files For this Session

ENGLISH: [ENGLISH MP3]  [AUDIO HELP]

SPANISH: [SPANISH MP3]  [AUDIO HELP]

Marine Cage Design, Construction, Mooring and Operation - New Norwegian Standards.
Prof. Victor Oiestad.
Akvaplan-niva, Norway.
SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS
 
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Forward Thinking in DisputeResolution.
Mr John Morris.
Director, In Place of Strife, London, UK.
SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS
 
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