Aquarama 2013, the 13th edition of the International Ornamental Fish and Accessories Exhibition is Asia’s biggest international ornamental fish, invertebrates, plants and accessories exhibition organised for the ornamental aquatic industry and its related sectors. As the Number One ornamental fish exporting country, it is befitting that Singapore hosts this show.
Over a period of 4 days, exhibitors representing all facets of the pet care industry will be marketing and promoting their pet wares to an expected turnout of 5,000 trade and 15,000 public visitors, among them important pet industry decision-makers, buyers and C-level executives from industry representing suppliers, distributors, buyers, wholesalers and retailers.
|Can you guess what species is this fish? I was amaze when I know they will grow up to be arowana!|
|Black Diamond stingray! Someone told me it worth more than 10k each! Gosh!|
|Think this is the first time I saw this species of jelly fish… and it managed to entangles itself =.=”|
|First time I see this species of prawn too! Looks like a spider to me at first glance.|
|Champion for Marine Nano Tank Competition|
|Champion for Marine Tank Competition|
|This is a cool model of fish tank – can be use as a ipod/iphone charger as well! 🙂|
This video show a older model of the fish tank showing most of the feature of the fish tank without integration with the ipod/iphone deck
|Dog grooming time… dog also need to be stylish|
Some of the key highlights of the show will include a trade seminar where experts from the pet industry will speak about the latest developments in the industry in the ASEAN region and also the global scene, a pet grooming competition, a rabbit competition run along the American Rabbit Breeders’ Association standards and a Dog Agility/Obedience competition.
The show is open to the trade from 10am to 6pm on 30th May to 31st May 2013, and from 10am to 1pm on 1st June 2013.
Members of the public can visit the show from 1pm to 8pm on 1st June 2013 and from 10am to 7pm on 2nd June 2013.
Adults will need to pay only SGD$8 to visit both shows. It is free for children below 12 years of age.
There are some public seminar which you might be interested.
1st June 2013 (Saturday)
|5.00pm – 5.30pm||Drain to Glory II — Advanced Techniques in Keeping Guppies and Preparing your Guppy for Competition
Andrew Lim, Asia Pacific Director of International Guppy Education and Exhibition Society (IGEES), Malaysia
|5.30pm – 6.00pm||New Colours in the Modern Discus World
Bernd Degen, Senior President, Degen Mediahouse, Germany
|6.00pm – 6.30pm||Feng Shui and Aquarium : Locating the Auspicious Sectors for Water at Your Home
Master Jo Ching, Destiny Asia Global Consultancy, Singapore
2nd June 2013 (Sunday)
|2.00pm – 2.30pm||First Live Feeds for Aquarium Fish: Zooplankton and Friends
Lim Meng Huat, Deputy Chief Operating Officer, Apollo Aquarium Pte Ltd, Singapore
|2.30pm – 3.00pm||Getting back to our Roots: Natural Marine Aquarium Systems Employing Plants for Filtration and Aesthetic Purposes
Julian Sprung, President, Two Little Fishies Inc., USA
|3.00pm – 3.30pm||Colour Enhancement In Ornamental Fishes
Dr. Baboonsundaram Ahilan, Professor, Professor, Department of Aquaculture, Fisheries College & Research Institute, TANUVAS, India
|3.30pm – 4.00pm||Australia’s Mysterious Seadragons
Rachelle Hawkins, Director, Seahorse Australia
|4.00pm – 4.30pm||Marine Conservation – Inspire, Empower, Change
Biswajit Guha, Director, Education and Conservation, Marine Life Park, RWS,
|4.30pm – 5.30pm||Aquascaping Workshop
Lin Wei Sheng, President, Sales Manager, Aquatic Story, Singapore