A virtual training program will be held to explore a set of innovative solutions, tips techniques, and ideas for the current status of shrimp production and management in Egypt with different case studies.


Keynote Title: SEC Training Program: SEC’s Shrimp Production & Management

Date: Wednesday, 8 November 2023

Time: 18:45 – 00:30 (UTC+8) / 12:45 – 18:30 (EET)

Location: Virtual

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In this training session hosted by the U. S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC)’s and the United Soybean Board (USB) in partnership with WorldFish’s Egypt, scientists and academicians will come together to present current status and outlook future perspectives in Egypt's farmed shrimp opportunities. 

WorldFish's aquaculture scientists will join the training to present a number of case studies on shrimp nursey and pond preparation as well as best practices of biosecurity and health management at shrimp farms. Furthermore, exchanging tips and techniques as well as good practices for small-scale farmers, producers and business owners.



Welcoming remarks

I WorldFish & U. S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC)

Current Status and Outlook of Shrimp Production-in Egypt

Sherif Sadek, President, African Chapter, World Aquaculture Society Aquaculture Consultant Office (ACO) Creator and Manager

Pond Preparation and Shrimp Nursery

Sayed Hemdan, Manager, Mariculture Research Center, Egypt

Best Practices of Water Quality Management in Shrimp Farm

I Mohamed Fathi Eliwa, Scientist, WorldFish, Egypt

Best Management Practices of Shrimp Feeding

Mohamed Sobhi, Technical and Sales Advisor, Skretting, Egypt        

Biosecurity and Health Management in Shrimp Farm

I Salah Eldin Mesalhy Aly, Professor, Chair, Lakes and Fish Resources Protection and Development Agency (LFRPDA), Cairo, Egypt

Successful fish farming tips, techniques and ideas to avoid common mistakes

I Diaa Kenawy, Senior Researcher, Central Laboratory for Aquaculture Research (CLAR)

Closing remarks

I WorldFish & U. S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC)


Please note: The presentations will be in the English language, while the training will be delivered in the Arabic language. 

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SEC Training Program: SEC’s Shrimp Production & Management