• THE 11TH REGIONAL AQUAFEED FORUM (RAF11)

OVERVIEW

The 11th Regional Aquafeed Forum (RAF11) is an important international event of Aquafeed industry in the South East Asia region. It is a continuous event among series of RAFs, initiated by ACIAR, under project FIS/2006/141. The theme that RAF11 will focus on is Optimizing utilization of Feed Ingredients and Additives for Sustainable Aquaculture. The RAF11 is expected to have about 100 participants whom are aquaculture nutritionists, feed mill managers, feed formulators, feed ingredient suppliers, key farmers and press representative in the SEA region. If you would like to contribute a talk, please get in soon so we can fit you into the talk agenda.

RAF11 ORGANIZERS


AGENDA

Date & Time

Activity/Topic

14:00 - 17:00

Registration & Exhibition

17:00 - 17:30

Meeting of steering committee

17:30 - 19:30

Welcome reception

 

07:00 - 08:00

Registration (cont.)

General session

(Meeting Hall 1)

Chair persons: Dr Le Anh Tuan

                            Dr Truong Ha Phuong

08:00 - 08:30

Opening Remarks 1 – Rector of NTU

Opening Remarks 2 – Representative of ACIAR Vietnam

08:30 - 09:00

The Use of Functional Aquafeed Additives to mitigate Diseases and ensure the Sustainability of the Global Shrimp Farming Industry

Wing-Keong Ng

09:00 – 09:30

Value Added Products From Shrimp Processing By-products as Feed Ingredients and Additives Towards Sustainable Aquaculture

Trang Si Trung, Nguyen Van Hoa, Nguyen Cong Minh, Pham Thi Dan Phuong

09:30 - 10:00

Coffee break

 

 

Session A.1

(Meeting Hall 1)

Chair persons: A/Prof Tran Thi Thanh Hien

                            Dr Vu Anh Tuan

10:00 - 10:30

USSEC's presentation

Lukas Manomaitis

10:30 - 11:00

Using soy products in diet for freshwater fish in the MEKONG Delta

Tran Thi Thanh Hien, Tran Le Cam  Tu, Tran Minh Phu, Pham Minh Duc, Pham Thanh Liêm

11:00 – 11:30

EFFECT OF FERMENTATION OF SOY MILK RESIDUES ON GROWTH PERFOMANCE AND  DISTAL INTESTINE MORPHOLOGY IN TILAPIA DIET

Nguyen Thanh Trung, Nguyen Van Nguyen, Tran Van Khanh, Le Hoang,  Tran Thi Le Trinh, DinhThi Men, NongThiNuong, Huynh Thi Thao Quyen, Nguyen Thi Ngoc Tinh

11:30 – 12:00

Fish performance, nutrient digestibilities, and hepatic and intestinal morphologies in grouper Epinephelus fuscoguttatus fed fermented copra meal

Mamauag, Roger Edward P., Ragaza, Janice A., Nacionales, Trisha

12:00 – 13:30

Lunch

Session A.2

(Meeting Hall 1)

Chair persons: A/Prof Nguyen Nhu Tri

                            Dr Luong Cong Trung

13:30 – 14:00

Determination of weaning time for effective use of formulated feed in larval rearing of Asian swamp eel (Monopterus albus)

Tran Thi Thanh Hien, Pham Thanh Liem*, Pham Minh Duc, Nguyen Thanh Hieu, Lam My Lan

14:00 – 14:30

PELLET FEED IMPROVEMENTS THROUGH VITAMIN C SUPPLEMENTATION FOR SNAKEHEAD Channastriata CULTURE IN VIETNAM

Pham Minh Duc*, Tran Thi Thanh Hien, Nguyen Van Khanh, Tran Thi Tuyet Hoa, Tran Minh Phu and David A. Bengtson

14:30 – 15:00

Improvement of growth and fatty acid accumulation in striped catfish (Pangasianodon hypophthalmus) through the supplement of vitamin C and E in diet

Nguyen Van Nguyen*, Tran Van Khanh, Tran Thi Le Trinh, Tran Le Dan Tam,  Le Hoang

15:00 – 15:30

Coffee break

 

Session B.1

(Meeting Hall 2)

Chair persons: A/Prof Le Thanh Hung

                            Dr Le Anh Tuan

10:00 - 10:30

EVALUATING EFFECTS OF SEVERAL FEED ATTRACTANTS SUPPLEMENTED IN WHITE SHRIMP (Litopenaeusvannamei) FEED

Duong Binh Minh, Le Thanh Hung*

10:30 - 11:00

Importance of Functional Marine Hydrolysates in modern aquafeeds

Fabio Soller*, Mikael Herault and Vincent Fournier

11:00 – 11:30

Effects of dipeptide DL Methionine source on reduction of nutrient leaching and improvement of feed efficiency in shrimp feeds

Nguyen Van Tien* and KongsirituwongKukait

11:30 – 12:00

Beyond nutrient requirement of common cultured fish and shrimps

Pham Minh Anh, Delphine Weissman and Truong Ngoc Thao

12:00 – 13:30

Lunch

Session B.2

(Meeting Hall 2)

Chair persons: A/Prof Ngo Huu Toan

                            Dr Pham Duc Hung

13:30 – 14:00

EFFECTS OF DIFFERENT FEED AND PROBIOTICS ON THE SURVIVAL AND GROWTH LOBSTER CULTURED IN CAGES AT XUAN DAI BAY, PHU YEN PROVINCE

Nguyen Phu Hoa and Nguyen Phuc CamTu

14:00 – 14:30

NUTRITIONAL REQUIREMENTS OF ORNATE SPINY LOBSTER AT STAGE BETWEEN PUERULUS AND 10 G - SIZE: LIPID AND N-3 HUFA

Mai Duy Minh and Le Anh Tuan

14:30 – 15:00

ESSENTIAL AMINO ACIDS IN COBIA (Rachycentroncanadum): GROWTH AND METABOLISM

Nguyen Van Minh

15:00 – 15:30

Coffee break

 

General session

(Meeting Hall 1)

Chair persons: Dr Le Anh Tuan

                            Dr Nguyen Van Tien

                            Mr. David Monk –Australian Food Innovation facilitator

15:30 - 17:15

Unlock innovations in aquaculture for the industry: the cooperation between researchers and industry - Panel Discussion

17:15 – 17:30

Concluding Remarks

18:30 – 21:30

Gala dinner

 

08:00 - 12:00

Field visit – Marine finfish hatcheries and A Feed Company

 

VENUE

Meeting Hall No .1, Nha Trang University

02 Nguyen Dinh Chieu street, Nha Trang, Khanh Hoa, Viet Nam

The Meeting Hall No. 1 which is inside the main campus of Nha Trang University located at No. is selected to be the Venue for the RAF11.

 

LIST OF APARTMENT & HOTEL FOR RAF 11

 

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FAQ

Nha Trang University is located on Lasan Hill, 4 km north of Nha Trang city center

BY AIR

Nha Trang airport is called Cam Ranh (CXR) airport and it is about 30 km away from the city center. From there, you can take a 45 minutes taxi ride which should cost you about $15 to the event and tourist area or you can take a shuttle bus for around $3.

Domestic flights:

  • Ho Chi Minh City (1h)
  • Hanoi (1h 50min)
  • Da Nang (1h)
  • Haiphong (1h 45min)

International flights:

  • Thailand: A non-stop 2-HOUR FLIGHT departs from Suvarnabhumi International airport (BKK) to Nha Trang.
  • Malaysia: A non-stop 2.5-HOUR FLIGHT departs from Kuala Lumpur International airport (KUL) to Nha Trang.
  • Hong Kong: A non-stop 2.5-HOUR FLIGHT from Hong Kong International airport (HKG) to Nha Trang.
  • Shanghai: A non-stop 4-HOUR FLIGHT departs from Shanghai Pudong International airport (PVG) to Nha Trang.
  • Korea: A non-stop 5-HOUR FLIGHT departs from Incheon International airport (ICN) to Nha Trang.
  • Russia: A non-stop 8-HOUR FLIGHT departs from Novosibirsk International airport (OVB) to Nha Trang.

BY TRAIN

The Nha Trang train station is in the center of the town, west of the cathedral. It has good connections to destinations including Danang and HCMC which both take about 8h. It is also possible to get there from Hanoi and get the chance to appreciate the marvelous beauty the coast. However, this is 27 hours long, so it may only be possible for those athletes with time.

BY BUS

If you are planning to take a bus from HCMC, it will take you about 9 hours. You can either go to one of the bus stations or buy the tickets through some of the multiple travel agencies in HCMC. There are also daily departures from Da Nang or from Dalat (4hours).

If you are coming from other cities, this is the correspondent distances to Nha Trang:

  • Hoi An 416 km
  • Mui Ne 176 km
  • Da Nang 436 km
  • Khanh Hoa 37 km
  • Binh Dinh 217 km
  • Phan Thiet 189 km

 

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Email back to Us:

Pham Quoc Hung, Chairman [hungpq@ntu.edu.vn]; Nguyen Tan Sy, Vice-chairman [synt@ntu.edu.vn], Le Anh Tuan, Forum manager [leanhtuan@ntu.edu.vn]; Nguyen Van Tien [biotien@yahoo.com]; Vu Anh Tuan [tuan_v_a@yahoo.com.vn]; Truong Ha Phuong [phuongria3@gmail.com]

For further details – contact organizing committee: Pham Quoc Hung, Chairman [hungpq@ntu.edu.vn]; Nguyen Tan Sy, Vice-chairman [synt@ntu.edu.vn], Le Anh Tuan, Forum manager [leanhtuan@ntu.edu.vn]; Nguyen Van Tien [biotien@yahoo.com]; Vu Anh Tuan [tuan_v_a@yahoo.com.vn]; Truong Ha Phuong [phuongria3@gmail.com]

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