30 October – 4 November 2017
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Local Organizing Committee

The Local Organising Committee:

Name Affiliation Position
Prof Yunus D Mgaya National Institute for Medical Research (NIMR) Chair
Dr Shigalla Mahongo Tanzania Fisheries Research Institute (TAFIRI) Convener
Dr Rashid Tamatamah Tanzania Fisheries Research Institute (TAFIRI) DG – TAFIRI
Dr Semvua Mzighani Tanzania Fisheries Research Institute (TAFIRI) DR – TAFIRI
Dr Yohanna Shaghude Institute of Marine Sciences (IMS – UDSM) Director – IMS
Dr Mwita Chacha Department of Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Technology (DASFT – UDSM) Head – DASFT
Ms NattyRose Sallema National Environment Management Council (NEMC)
Ms Emelda Adam Vice President’s Office – Division of Environment (VPO-DoE)
Ms Fatma Sobo Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries (MALF)
Dr Milali Machumu Marine Parks and Reserves Unit (MPRU)
Dr Mathias Igulu WWF Kenya
Mr Jason Rubens Sound Ocean Ltd
Dr Mohammed Sheikh State University of Zanzibar (SUZA)
Dr Matt Richmond COWI
Dr Rosemarie Mwaipopo College of Social Scieces (UDSM)
Ms Neema Ntindamanyire Tanzania Commission for Science and Technology (COSTECH)
Ms Martha Kamuzora STATOIL
Mr Josia Moirana BG Tanzania Ltd
Ms Lucy Magembe The Nature Conservancy (TNC)
Dr Blandina Lugendo Department of Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Technology (DASFT – UDSM) Scientific Committee
Prof Kassim Kulindwa Department of Economics (UDSM) Scientific Committee