Social Program

Welcome to the Eighth International Symposium on Aquatic Animal Health! The  American Fisheries Society – Fish Health Section is excited to be partnering with the Prince Edward Island BioAlliance and the Atlantic Veterinary College to host ISAAH 2018 on the beautiful east coast of Canada in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island! We look forward to hosting you and encourage you to sign up for all of our social events which will provide some of the best local food that Canada’s Food Island has to offer, unbelievable Atlantic Canadian entertainment and lots and lots of networking opportunities for you to meet businesses and researchers from all over the world!

Please register for these event when registering for the conference.
Some additional fees may apply.

Sunday, September 2nd

ISAAH 2018 Opening Reception 

6:30 – 8:30 pm Harbourview Deck, Delta Prince Edward Hotel (Convention Centre)

Join us for some tasty Island treats as ISAAH welcomes you to Prince Edward Island at our kick-off networking reception overlooking the scenic Charlottetown Harbour.

Monday, September 3rd

PEI Cultural & Social BBQ

6:00 – 9:30 pm Skmaqn–Port-la-Joye–Fort Amherst National Historic Site

Join us for a relaxing evening at one of Prince Edward Island’s most beautiful historic national parks overlooking the Charlottetown Harbour in Rocky Point. Buses will depart from the Delta Prince Edward Hotel to transport guests to and from the event grounds for an outdoor BBQ, entertainment, cultural displays and tours.

Tuesday, September 4th

Discover Charlottetown Event

6:00 pm start Confederation Centre of the Arts, Memorial Hall

Join us (and the Mothers and Fathers of Confederation Players) as we kick off our tour of historical downtown Charlottetown pubs and other important places with a reception at Memorial Hall at Confederation Centre of the Arts.

Wednesday, September 5th

ISAAH 2018 Awards Banquet & Cocktail Reception

6:30 pm start Delta Prince Edward Hotel (Convention Centre)

The opening cocktail reception will set the stage for the ISAAH 2018 Awards Banquet, featuring fresh local seafood & keynote presenter Adel El-Mowafi, Ph.D., Aquaculture Technology Application Director, Cargill Aqua Nutrition, Norway, followed by some lively PEI Entertainment.