WORLD AQUACULTURE VISITS MEXICO
The World Aquaculture Society is the organization of professionals in the most important field in the world, with members of more than 100 countries. Its annual conference is recognized globally as the most relevant for the exchange of knowledge, technology, innovation and professional network training. During WA2021 there will be the participation of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and other international organizations. There will be multiple presentations, workshops, business meetings, trade exhibition, art gallery, technical visits to farms and process plants in the region, and various events dedicated to building professional networks.
Mérida is distinguished for being one of the most beautiful cities in the world, as well as being considered one of the
jewels of Latin America. With a wonderful climate, friendly and hospitable people, located in the State of Yucatan,
cradle of the Mayan culture; It has various tourist attractions, among which are archaeological centers, beaches, large
haciendas and majestic cenotes.
The Yucatan International Congress Center is an ecologically responsible building, equipped with state-of-the-art
technology, built under the LEED Green Building certification system, it has “El Cenote” inside it, an underwater river
that makes it unique in the world.
Due to the richness of its natural and hydrological resources, Mexico is considered one of the countries with the
greatest aquaculture potential in the world. It is an honor for Mexico and a great opportunity that Mérida will become
the capital of aquaculture during 2021. This event is expected to be a watershed in the evolution of the activity not
only in the peninsula but throughout the country. #AquacultureNow.
WA2021 is inviting the national and international organisations and societies to hold their seminar, workshop and
meetings during the event in Merida.
November 2021 Mérida, Mexico