February 5, 2024
The Grand Hotel
1045 Beach Ave
Cape May, NJ 08204
One-day summit to bring together scientists, managers, fishermen, and industry representatives. We will discuss cooperative research projects, enhanced industry participation, funding opportunities, and more.
This one-day summit will bring together scientists, fishermen, managers, and industry representatives to share new cooperative research projects, identify opportunities for enhanced industry participation, and discuss best practices for applying cooperative research results to assessments and management.
The goals of the summit are to:
If your work involves a collaboration between researchers and fishermen, please consider submitting an abstract for an oral presentation. If you have never been involved in cooperative research, but are interested in learning more and becoming more involved, please consider attending. The abstract deadline is December 22, 2023. To submit an abstract, please do so on the summit registration form.
Presentations on ongoing or recently completed cooperative research projects are encouraged. All presentations should strive to be insightful, to be easily understood by a wide audience, and to specifically describe how research results are, or could be, applied.Fishing industry members who wish to provide an oral presentation/statement related to cooperative research are encouraged to do so on the registration form.
Speakers are limited to 10 minutes for their presentations. Powerpoint presentations must be submitted prior to the summit. Presenters will receive detailed instructions on presentation submission via email.