Indo-Pacific Fish Conference : 2017


The 10th Indo-Pacific Fish Conference


FRANÇAIS | L'Indo-Pacific Fish Conference est une conférence internationale organisée tous les 4 ans, qui attire des scientifiques de renom et des délégués (décideurs politiques, secteur privé, universités) du monde entier depuis sa création en 1981.

L'Indo-Pacifique est la plus grande aire biogéographique marine de la planète, s'étalant de l'Afrique du Sud au Mexique et constitue le réservoir d'une biodiversité marine exceptionnelle. L'Indo-Pacific Fish Conference de 2017 s'apprête à rassembler plus de 400 scientifiques et parties prenantes en ichtyologie (élasmobranches et téléostéens compris) de plus de 30 pays différents.

Depuis 33 ans la conférence a permis et facilité des collaborations internationales entre scientifiques et gestionnaires dans le domaine de l'ichtyologie à travers l'Indo-Pacifique.

ENGLISH | The Indo-Pacific Fish Conference is an international conference held every four years, which has been attracting world–class scientists and delegates from around the globe since its inception in 1981.

The Indo-Pacific is the largest marine biogeographic area on the planet, spanning an area from South-Africa to Mexico, and providing habitat for many thousands of species. The 2017 Indo-Pacific Fish Conference will gather more than 400 scientists and stakeholders in ichthyology (including elasmobranchs and teleost fishes) from more than 30 countries.

For 33 years the conference has facilitated international collaboration among scientists and managers in the field of ichthyology in the Indo-Pacific.


4 Janvier 2017
Nominations Now Open: 2017 Bleeker Awards
Contact | David Lecchini


Since 2005, the Indo-Pacific Fish Conference (IPFC) has had the privilege of presenting the Bleeker Award, an award that honours individuals who have made significant contributions to the field of ichthyology in the Indo-Pacific. The award honours the memory of Pieter Bleeker, the late father of Indo-Pacific Ichthyology.

Nominations for the 2017 Bleeker Awards are now open and will be presented to two ichthyologists for “an outstanding body of published work in Indo-Pacific ichthyology, with a focus on either on systematics or ecology”. The winners of Bleeker awards will have to give a talk about their research during the 10th IPFC in Tahiti from 2-6 October, 2017.

Thanks to a strong partnership between the CRIOBE and Air Tahiti Nui (official airline partner of the 10th IPFC) and InterContinental Tahiti Resort (official hotel partner of the 10th IPFC), we are pleased to offer recipients of the 2017 Beeker Award :

* Free conference registration
* ATN airline tickets (from Paris, Los-Angeles, Auckland, New Caledonia or Tokyo)
* 4 nights at the Intercontinental Tahiti Resort

For more information about the applications, please visit 2017 IPFC / Bleeker Award .

Nominations should be submitted as an e-mail attachment by 28th February 2017 to the Chair of the Bleeker Award Committee, Prof. Lynnath Beckley, and copied to the Chairman of 10th IPFC, Prof. David Lecchini.



24 Octobre 2016
Poissons de l'Indo-Pacifique: des spécialistes réunis en 2017 à Tahiti
Auteur | Mélanie Thomas | Tahiti Infos | PDF