Brazil To Host World Fishing Conference – Campinas, Brazil in the state of Sao Paulo is scheduled to host the 7th World Recreational Fishing Conference (WRFC) September 1 – 4 in 2014, the first time this prestigious event has been held in a developing country. “It is our sincere hopethat all participants find this conference enjoyable, significant, and enlightening, while at the same time facilitating the creation of strong ties among the professional peoples from different countries,” says a WRFC spokesperson. “The main reason for supporting the completion of the 7th WRFC in Brazil is in the involvement of institutions and professionals that are directly and indirectly connected to the world of recreational fishing, and who are dedicated to the goal of fostering critical dialogue among various parties, while at the same time promoting the exchange of experiences, ideas, practices and attitudes that will facilitate the development and evolution of recreational fishing all over the world.” The theme of the conference, the keynote speakers to be invited, the program outline, and the main discussions were decided by the members of the International Advisory Board, the Brazilian Scientific Committee and the Organizing Committee. Attendees to the conference will be those people directly or indirectly related to the development of recreational fishing worldwide such as teachers, professors, fishing operators, research groups, managers, biologists, governmental representatives, economists, policy makers, NGO representatives and, of course, sport fishermen. For more information on registering, etc., visit the WRFC website at http://www.7wrfc.com/.
Registrations for the 7th World Recreational Fishing Conference resonates around the world
Brazil entered once for the agenda of world events in 2014. The 7th World Recreational Fishing Conference (WRFC) will take place from 1st to 4th September 2014, at Unicamp, in Campinas, and is already open for registrations and sponsorships. Attendees and communicators from 30 countries of five continents have confirmed their presence.
The event is one of the most important issues on foreign fishing websites. The 7th WRFC is backed by various local and international institutions. Among them: Brazilian Ministry of Fishing and Aquaculture (MPA), the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), the International Game Fish Association (IGFA), the Brazilian Art and Science in Recreational Fishing (Pescarte).
The WRFC is in its seventh edition, and Brazil was chosen to host the event for the first time. In addition to four major international keynote addresses delivered by renowned professionals like Nigel Lester, Rubinho Almeida Prado, Robert Arlinghaus and Julian Pepperell, the event also will hold other academic, cultural and leisure activities, such as sightseeing tours and technical visits. It is probable that a Boating & Recreational Fishing Fair will be organized as well. It is expected that the conference will attract more than 1000 people, including researchers, businessmen, professionals and amateurs of this sport that is constantly improving and now boosts a billionaire market all over the world.
Registrations can be made through the website: http://www.worldrecfish.org/. On the website it is also possible to find information about fishing, providing services to travel and registration.
BRAZIL is to be the host nation of the 7th World Recreational Fishing Conference (WRFC) to be held from September 1-4, 2014.
This is the first time this prestigious event will be held in a developing country.
The conference theme, keynote speakers, program and discussions were decided by the members of the International Advisory Board, the Brazilian Scientific Committee and the Organizing Committee based upon the criteria of inter-multidisciplinary approaches for the investigation of needs and problems related to the recreational fishing area.
Conference attendees will be directly or indirectly related to the development of recreational fishing worldwide. These will include instructors, professors, fishing operators, research groups, students, managers, biologists, governmental representatives, economists, policy makers, NGO representatives and, of course, recreational fishermen.
The organizers hope that participants from around the world find the conference enjoyable, significant, and enlightening, while at the same time facilitating the creation of strong ties within the worldwide recreational fishing community.
The 7th World Recreational Fishing Conference will take place in Brazil next year, but it already stands in the news around the world. The International Angler magazine, produced by The International Game Fish Association, a partner of World Fisheries Conference, highlights the mega event in the latest edition of the publication. One of the subject of the news is theregistration for the conference that can now be made through the website: http://www.7wrfc.com/
The 7th World Recreational Fishing Conference will happen from 1 to 4th of September 2014, at Unicamp, in Campinas, state of Sao Paulo. The Conference is supposed to happen every three years and it brings together renowned scientists who investigate the multiple strands of fishing.
Learn more about WRFC in the International Angler.
World Recreational Fishing Conference generates curiosity in the Fishing Fair in Sao Paulo
During the Feipesca (International Sport Fishing Fair), held 21 to 24 March, the disclosure of the 7th WRFC (World Recreational Fishing Conference) gained prominence in the meeting and was even the subject of a lecture. Already considered “The World Cup of Fishing” event will be held for the first time in Brazil, at Unicamp, from 1 to 4 September 2014, in the same year of a World Soccer Cup.
The general coordinator of the event, Ezequiel Theodoro da Silva, present at the Feipesca with the organizers Ana Lucia Ferreira, from Intermedia, and Marilena Furlaneto, from Furla Communication, talked a lecture on Saturday, 23/03, about the anticipation surrounding of this important conference that will bring to the country the world’s leading experts of sport fishing.
Around 50 thousand people who went to Feipesca, that happened in Expo Center Norte, in São Paulo, received folder about the World Conference. Silva talked about the topics to be discussed at the Conference, the preparations and the benefits into the country to host an event of this magnitude.
At the time, Ezequiel Theodoro da Silva also was interviewed by a TV channel area, Fish TV. Watch, as soon as possible, to the interview of the general coordinator of the 7th WRFC.
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Coordinator-General of the 7th WRFC, Ezequiel Theodoro da Silva, during the lecture
Jum Tabata, editor of Sport Fishing Magazine, with the organizers of the 7th WRFC Ezequiel Theodoro da Silva, Marilena Furlaneto and Ana Lucia Ferreira
Photos: Carlos Santoro