The annual meeting of the Asian Society of Ichthyologists (ASI 2017)
The annual meeting of the Asian Society of Ichthyologists (ASI 2017) was held in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, on 22-24 August 2017 at the University of Science–VNU HCM. The meeting was an overwhelming success, drawing 103 delegates and speakers from 13 countries and provided great intellectual and social interaction for the participants. There were 29 oral presentations and 14 poster presentations in two sessions: Biodiversity, Taxonomy, & Phylogenetics; and Ecology, Life history, Fisheries, and Genetics & Aquaculture.
Photos of the meeting can be downloaded at: to be given soon.
The ASI was formed in February 2014 in Penang, Malaysia, at the Asian Fish Biodiversity Conference. Subsequent meetings were held in 2015 in Guilin, China, in 2016 Taipei, Taiwan, and in 2017 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
The 2018 Annual meeting of the Asian Society of Ichthyologists will be held at the University Guangxi, Nanning, China, in September 2018 and hosted by Prof. Wu Zhiqiang. The date and meeting venue will be announced in the near future. Please check this website for additional information!
ASI President for 2018, Hoang Duc Huy, Ph.D.
University of Science, VNUHCM
ASI Secretary, Larry M. Page, Ph.D.
Florida Museum of Natural History