The World Conference on Stock Assessment Methods for Sustainable Fisheries will take place in Boston, USA from 15-19th July 2013.
The conference will provide a forum for presentations on the application and future of stock assessment methods. It will consider single stock approaches for data rich and poor stocks, and also multispecies and ecosystem based approaches. It is being organised by researchers from a range of scientific institutions and RFMO across the world. The conference will be preceded by a 2 day workshop (15-16th July 2013) where studies on the application of stock assessment methods to predefined data sets will be reviewed.
Please see also: http://ices.dk/iceswork/symposia/wcsam.asp