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Pacific Marine Expo 2018, CenturyLink Field in Seattle WA: This is the largest commercial marine trade show on the West Coast, serving commercial mariners from Alaska to California.  If you make your living on the water, you just can’t afford to miss it this fall in the Pacific Northwest downtown in the heart of Seattle. Pacific Marine Expo this year is November 18 – 20, 2018, just before the Thanksgiving holiday.

PME, Pacific Marine Expo, make time to attend industry education on safety, management, regulatory matters and technological advancements, plus live demos, Fisherman of the Year Contest, the Fisher Poets, and much more on the floor at CenturyLink Field.

Pacific Marine Expo Seattle CenturyLink Seattle, Commercial Fishing Hot Spot, F/V Vesteraalen, Sea Gem Seine Fishing Boat, outbound…. Photography By: Salty Dog Boating News, Salty Dog Maritime Marketing PNW to AK

Day 1: Nov. 18th – A nugget of the Education Programs at PME

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM – MAIN STAGE, ALASKA HALL

JEREMY WOODROW, GARRETT EVRIDGE

ALASKA SEAFOOD ANNUAL VALUE AND MARKETING UPDATE

This session, led by McDowell Group and ASMI will highlight the current value of Alaska seafood in the global marketplace. Descriptive information on what the Alaska commercial fishing fleet harvests…

11:45 AM – 12:45 PM – NATIONAL FISHERMAN BOOTH

STEPHEN GATZ

CONVERSION OR NEW BUILD? WHAT’S IN YOUR WALLET

Building a new vessel is the most efficient means of achieving the best fishing vessel. Converting an existing vessel is inexpensive and a quick approach to recouping the construction costs….

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM – MAIN STAGE, ALASKA HALL

HANNAH HEIMBUCH, BOB KEHOE, JASON DELACRUZ

MAGNUSON-STEVENS ACT — HOW CURRENT POLICIES IMPACT FISHERMEN AND OUR NATION’S SEAFOOD SUPPLY

The nation’s federal fisheries policy is up for reauthorization, and Congressional leaders have put forth a suite of legislation to update our federal fisheries policy. America’s seafood industry.

Day 2: Nov. 19th – A nugget of the Education Programs at PME

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM – MAIN STAGE, ALASKA HALL

ANNA SODERSTROM, COSMO KING, FIONA BAI

BRINGING BIG DATA ANALYTICS TO THE FISHING INDUSTRY

Data and analytics are proven metrics to help any business stay afloat. Whether data is provided for marketing purposes such as social media traffic and website tracking to providing leading…

11:45 AM – 12:45 PM – MAIN STAGE, ALASKA HALL

JERRY DZUGAN, AARON BARNETT, MICHAEL LYNCH

FATIGUE BITES: SAFETY & SURVIVAL FACTORS IN MARINE CASUALTIES

Commercial fishing vessel owner-operators spend multiple days at sea with their crew members. The majority of hours are spent working to maximize catch while sleep is not the priority.

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM- FISHERMAN’S LOUNGE, ALASKA HALL

MARK DAHM

SUSTAINABLE SEAFOOD VIA TECHNOLOGY

Sustainable fishing is achieved by empowering and supporting fishermen by implementing tools to make businesses more efficient and reducing negative ecological footprint. In the current day, technology is the key…

Day 3: Nov. 20th – A nugget of the Education Programs at PME

10:00 AM – 2:00 PM – FISHERMAN’S LOUNGE, ALASKA HALL

LAURA HARTEMA

BERING SEA STRONG: HOW FOUND SOLID GROUND ON OPEN OCEAN | BOOK SIGNING

Meet author, Laura Hartema, and grab a signed copy of her memoir, Bering Sea Strong: How Found Solid Ground on Open Ocean. Part adventure and part self-discovery, Laura’s true-life story…

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM – NATIONAL FISHERMAN BOOTH

ERIC JORDAN

TRAINING NEXT GENERATION FISHERMEN

Eric Jordan is a life long Alaska salmon troller who started an experiential crew program in 2015. The program was so successful he asked the Alaska Longline Fisherman’s Association.

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Pacific Marine Expo in Seattle WA, features buyers from Alaska to California visit Pacific Marine Expo looking for everything they need, from bow to stern. This is your best opportunity to reach the maritime industry and grow your business, be seen, be known, be heard. The events and activities are endless, make the most of this annual marine Pacific Northwest opportunity.

Pacific Marine Expo is the largest commercial marine trade show on the West Coast, serving commercial mariners from Alaska to California. If you make you’re living on the water, don’t miss it!

  • More than 450 exhibitors including equipment companies, propulsion, builders, and suppliers and more
  • Education sessions on marine safety, business management, regulatory issues and technical advancements, and more
  • Daily events including live demonstrations, the Fisherman of the Year Contest, a taping of Seattle Kitchen, a presentation by the Fisher Poets, and an industry bookstore
PME: Who Should Attend?
Commercial fishermen
Commercial vessel owners/operators
Passenger vessel owners/operators
Charter boat owner/operators
Shipyards, commercial boat builders, recreational boat builders
Engineers and architects
Captains, operators and owners of large charter and pleasure yachts
Seafood processors
Port officials and port engineers
Harbormasters
Marina operators
Marine surveyors
Military buyers and governmental officials
All others affiliated with the marine industry

Pacific Marine Expo Seattle CenturyLink Seattle, Commercial Fishing Hot Spot, F/V Rogue, Botany Bay, Anita J, Impala, down by Silver Bay Seafoods and Icicle Seafoods WA Ship Canal by Trident Seafoods Old Yard, Photography By: Salty Dog Boating News, Salty Dog Maritime Marketing PNW to AK, Marine Traffic Source

PACIFIC MARINE EXPO

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