Events

2015 Event Calendar

Fall Political Conference
September 28 - October 1
Loews Madison Hotel
National Fisheries Institute invites you to Washington, D.C. for NFI’s annual Political Conference, September 28-October 1, 2015 at the Loews Madison Hotel. This is NFI’s premier Washington, D.C. event, and gives you and your company a unique opportunity to raise priority public policy issues with your congressional delegation and key regulators, while enjoying our Nation’s Capital at its fall best.

In addition to important NFI committee and leadership meetings, you will be able to meet with Members of Congress and Administration officials to ensure that they understand the challenges facing the seafood community and your company. The week of September 28 falls in the middle of busy work periods for both the Senate and the House, with significant legislation likely up for consideration by both chambers.  As always, NFI staff will schedule and prepare you for all your meetings, and accompany you as you walk on Capitol Hill.  A special guest speaker from the world of Washington politics will keynote the conference.

For room reservations call 1-855-325-6397 and mention NFI to receive the special room rate of $359 plus tax. This rate will be available until the conference room block is filled or September 7, 2015, whichever comes first.

West Coast Sensory Workshop
The National Fisheries Institute invites you to participate in an introductory level course for inspectors, quality control professionals, purchasing agents, and anyone wishing to polish their sensory skills. This workshop will take place in NOAA-SIP's Western Region Headquarters in Seattle, Washington on October 20 and 21, 2015. To view the agenda or the register, click here.

West Coast Sensory Workshop II
Due to popular demand, NFI will host a second West Coast Sensory workshop. The introductory course is an opportunity for inspectors, quality control professionals, purchasing agents to hone their sensory skills. The workshop will be held at NOAA’s Western Region Headquarters in Seattle, Washington on October 22-23rd. To view the agenda or to register, click here.


2016 Event Calendar

2016 Global Seafood Market Conference
Registration is now open for the 2016 GSMC. The conference will provide the industry with information on the economic, social and demographic trends and changes that will affect international seafood markets. During the conference, seafood markets will be segregated into individual market levels based on the price points in which they compete. At NFI's 2016 GSMC, participants will determine a view of the opportunities and pitfalls for supplying and purchasing the major species groups in the coming year.

Hotel Reservations
InterContinental Miami
100 Chopin Plaza
Miami, FL 33131 | 305-577-1000
www.icmiamihotel.com/

For reservations call 1-800-496-7621 and mention NFI GSMC 2016 to receive the special room rate of $299 plus $10 resort fee and tax. This rate will be available until the conference room block is filled or December 28, 2015, whichever comes first.

INDUSTRY SCOOP

  • 2016 Global Seafood Market Conference
    Register now open for the 2016 Global Seafood Market Conference. The conference will provide the industry with information on the economic, social and demographic trends and changes that will affect international seafood markets.
  • 2015 NFI Political Conference
    You are invited to Washington, D.C. for NFI’s annual Political Conference, September 28-October 1, 2015 at the Loews Madison Hotel.