Mercedes Gonzalez-Wanguemert, Wangüemert Fisheries Management and Aquaculture
Dr. González-Wangüemert (MGW) completed her PhD degree at the University of Murcia (Spain) in 2004. In 2014, she got a Principal Investigator contract in CCMAR (Centro de Ciências do Mar, Universidade do Algarve, Portugal) funded by FCT (Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, Portugal) and EU, leading her own Research team (MARESMA, MArine REsources MAnagement) focused on fishery management and aquaculture of sea cucumbers. However, her research on sea cucumbers started previously, in 2003-2004 when she supervised a PhD focused on taxonomy of sea cucumbers from Mediterranean and NE Atlantic Ocean.MGW has 69 papers in international peer review journals (25 of them as first author, 27 as supervisor and coordinator of research), 32 of them focused on sea cucumbers. Her current i-10 index is 45.
Speech title: Profitability of Mediterranean and NE Atlantic sea cucumbers use on integrated multitrophic aquaculture systems
Chief Researcher, Dr. Schlotgauer Svetlana Dmitrievna, Institute of Water and Ecological Problems of the Far Eastern Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia
Svetlana D. Schlotgauer has been working at the Institute of Water and Ecological Problems of the Far Eastern Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences since 1968, her scientific interests are related to the study of biological diversity of the plant world in the global ocean-continent ecotone. Scientific developments of S. Schlotgauer and her team are being introduced into practice. The array of data obtained over 40 years on rare and endangered plant species in the region was implemented when making administrative decisions at the level of the Government of the Khabarovsk Territory. The Red Data Book of the region (plants, mushrooms) was reprinted three times (2000, 2008, 2019). S. Schlotgauer is the scientific supervisor and responsible executor of the sections and topics carried out at the institute and approved by the RAS program; she is a participant and expert in a number of international scientific projects, including those carried out under the programs of the World Wildlife Fund, the Global Environment Facility, WWF, grants from the Russian Foundation for Basic Research and the Far Eastern Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences. For 23 years, S. Schlotgauer conducts an active pedagogical activity, works as the chairman of the State Attestation Commissions of the Humanitarian Pedagogical University of Komsomolsk-on-Amur and the Amur State University named after Sholom Aleichem (Birobidzhan).
Speech title: Features of the ecology of coastal communities of the Sea of Okhotsk