Travel to the Sixth International Symposium on Tilapia in Aquaculture

The Sixth International Symposium on Tilapia in Aquaculture will be held in Manila, Philippines, September 12 - 16, 2004.  The ISTA Symposia are the principal meetings for tilapia producers, marketers and researchers and this will be the first held in The Philippines.   For the year 2004, the meeting is being co-sponsored by the American Tilapia Association, and numerous other foreign and domestic aquaculture organizations.


The syposium will be held at the Philippines International Convention Center which sits on Manila Bay and adjacent to the Westin Philippine Plaza Hotel and Resort .

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US visitors need only their passports to visit the Philippines (no advance visas are required).

Other nations should check.


Philippines Airlines
Cathay Pacific Airlines
Eva Air


The program will include over 75 technical papers, a trade show, banquet, poster session, tours to Filipino producers, and special tilapia industry and market reviews.

The early registration will be available from the Web Site at:"

Additional information regarding the conference schedule, lodging, presentation titles, and tours are linked to this Web site or can be obtained from:

American Tilapia Association
111 W. Washington Street, Suite 1
Charles Town, WV  25414-1529
Phone: (304)-728-2167
Fax: (304)-728-2196
E-mail to Office Manager
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