Latin American & Caribbean Aquaculture 2022

November 14-17, 2022

Panama City, Panama

Annual Meeting of

Annual Meeting of


LACQUA22 will be the 2022 Annual meeting of the Latin American & Caribbean Chapter of WAS. Following upon the previous successful LACQUA meetings, LACQUA22 will bring back international attention to the aquaculture industry of Panama and Latin America.

LACQUA22 will be held in Panama City, the capital of Panama. Panama is a cosmopolitan, dynamic city, where the modern and the traditional come together to create a cheerful and relaxed atmosphere. Panama, the hub of the Americas, makes a great venue for LACQUA22.

The aquaculture sector of Panama (fish and shrimp together) is one of the main export items of the country. The most cultivated species in Panama are fish (tilapia, cobia, pámpano) and shrimp.


The conference will be held in three languages for spoken and written materials. The conference will include all major aquatic species cultured in Panama and the other LACC countries with a special focus on tilapia, trout, shrimp and marine species.


There will be an exhibition of aquaculture suppliers from around the world displaying the latest in equipment, supplies and services. As well as national entities.

14 - 17

November 2022 Panama City, Panama

Sustainable Aquaculture for Two Oceans

Official Sponsors

Blue Aqua
MSD Animal Health
US Soy

Travel Information

All participants are required to pay their own accommodation and travel expenses



Hotel Riu Plaza Panama

Finca 43.668
Playa Blanca - Provincia de Coclé