14-17 Jan IOTC, Working Party on Temperate Tunas (data prep) Malasya
23-25 Jan IATTC, Workshop to evaluate bigeye and yellowfin tuna ageing methodologies and growth models in the Pacific Ocean  La Jolla, California
28-30 Jan IATTC, Workshop to review the proposed activities of the IATTC Regional Tuna Tagging Program in the eastern Pacific Ocean  La Jolla, California
28-29 Jan ICCAT, Meeting of the Technical and Legal Editing Group of Contracting Parties Madrid, Spain
     
7-9 Feb ICCAT, Intersessional Meeting of the Bluefin MSE Technical Group Madrid, Spain
11-15 Feb ICCAT, Intersessional Meeting of the Bluefin Species Group Madrid, Spain
11-15 Feb Workshop to improve the longline indices of abundance of bigeye and yellowfin tunas in the eastern Pacific Ocean La Jolla, California
13-15 Feb IOTC, Working Party on the Implementation of Conservation and Management Measures Mozambique
25-28 Feb ICCAT, Intersessional Meeting of the Swordfish Species Group Madrid, Spain
     
4-7 Mar ICCAT, Intersessional Meeting of Panel 2  Madrid, Spain
11-15 Mar External review of IATTC staff’s stock assessment of bigeye tuna in the eastern Pacific Ocean La Jolla, California
11-13 Mar IOTC, Technical Committee on Allocation Criteria Seychelles
12-15 Mar ICCAT, White Marlin Data Preparatory Meeting Madrid, Spain
14-15 Mar IOTC, Technical Committee on Performance Review Seychelles
19-22 Mar IOTC, Workshop on Management Strategy Evaluation Italy
     
2-4 Apr ICCAT, 13th Meeting of the IMM Working Group Madrid, Spain
8-12 Apr ICCAT, Intersessional Meeting of the Sub-Committee on Ecosystems Madrid, Spain
8-12 Apr ICCAT, Meeting of the Working Group on Stock Assessment Methods Madrid, Spain
22-26 Apr ICCAT, Yellowfin Data Preparatory Meeting Madrid, Spain
23-25 Apr Workshop to analyze the technical document prepared by the consultant for the development of a fleet capacity management
plan and associated measures
 
     
7 May Training workshop on FAD data collection  
8-10 May J-tRFMO FAD Working Group Meeting California, USA
11 May 9th Meeting of the Working Group on Bycatch  
13-17 May 10th Meeting of the Scientific Advisory Committee  
20-24 May ICCAT, Shortfin Mako Stock Assessment Update Meeting TBD
28-31 May CCBST, 13th Meeting of the Ecologically Related Species Working Group Camberra
     
9-11 Jun IOTC, Compliance Committee India
10-14 Jun ICCAT, White Marlin Stock Assessment Meeting Miami, USA
12 Jun IOTC, Standing Committee on Administration and Finance India
17-21 Jun IOTC, 23rd Session of the Indian Ocean Tuna Commission India
24-27 Jun ICCAT, Intersessional Meeting of the Small Tunas Species Group Olhao, Portugal
24-28 Jun CCBST, 10th Operating Model and Management Procedure Technical Meeting Seattle, USA
     
1-5 Jul IOTC, Working Party on Neritic Tunas Sri Lanka
8-16 Jul ICCAT, Yellowfin Stock Assessment Meeting Cote d'Ivoire (TBC)
15-26 Jul IATTC and AIDCP Annual Meetings Bilbao, Spain
22-25 Jul IOTC, Working Party on Temperate Tunas (assessment) Japan
     
1 Sep CCBST, Informal Operating Model and Management Procedure Technical Meeting 2019 Cape Town, Sout Africa
2-7 Sep CCBST, 24th Meeting of the Extended Scientific Committee Cape Town, Sout Africa
3-7 Sep IOTC, Working Party on Ecosystems and Bycatch La Reunion
9-12 Sep IOTC, Working Party on Billfish La Reunion
16-20 Sep ICCAT, Intersessional Meeting of the Bluefin MSE Technical Group Madrid, Spain
23-27 Sep ICCAT, SCRS Species Groups meetings Madrid, Spain
30 Sep-4 Oct ICCAT, Meeting of the Standing Committee on Research and Statistics (SCRS) Madrid, Spain
     
9 Oct CCBST, Informal Compliance Technical Working Group Meeting Cape Town, Sout Africa
10-12 Oct CCBST, 14th Meeting of the Compliance Committee Cape Town, Sout Africa
14-17 Oct CCBST, 26th Annual Meeting of the CCSBT Cape Town, Sout Africa
17-19 Oct IOTC, Working Party on Methods Spain
21-26 Oct IOTC, Working Party on Tropical Tunas Spain
     
16-17 Nov ICCAT, Intersessional Meeting of Panel 1 Palma de Mallorca, Spain
18-25 Nov ICCAT, 26th Regular Meeting of the Commission Palma de Mallorca, Spain
27-30 Nov IOTC, Working Party on Data Collection and Statistics Pakistan
     
2-6 Dec IOTC, Scientific Committee Pakistan
16-18 Dec Joint t-RFMO Bycatch Working Group meeting Porto, Portugal