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The educational programming at Aquatic Experience is intended to address both the retailer and the hobbyist.  Seminars range from addressing intermediate level information to advanced issues.

To access seminars you must purchase either the All Day Pass or Weekend Pass.

Friday, November 4

Retail Sessions

12:00-1:00
Coral Fragging Tips and Tricks for Retailers
Millennials are Coming-Is Your Marketing Ready?

1:15-2:15
Selling Oddball Fish
More Marketing, More Sales on a Budget That Won’t Break the Bank

2:30-3:30
Shrimps & Freshwater Inverts in Freshwater Nano Tanks-A New Trend in the US Market
Staffing Made Simpler: Recruiting, Training and Retaining Staff

3:45-5:15
Retail Panel Discussion

6:15
State of the Aquatic Industry Town Hall- Systematic Attacks On Aquatics

Hobby Sessions

1:15-2:15
Phosphate-It May not Mean What You Think it Means

2:30-3:30
How Optimal Nutrition Can Minimize Disease Outbreaks

3:45-4:45
South American Dwarf Cichlids of the Genus Apistogramma

6:15
State of the Aquatic Industry Town Hall- Systematic Attacks On Aquatics

Saturday, November 5

11:00-12:00
Aquascpaing Live Demo
New Trends in Lighting & Their Effectiveness & Efficiency

12:30-1:30
Danios & Devarios
Coral Reproduction and Restoration in Tanks and in the Wild
Freshwater Shrimps in the Wild and Aquarium

2:00-3:00
An Aquarist Visits Ghana
Effective Marine Fish Disease Identification and Control

3:30-4:30
Forest Fishes of the Peruvian Amazon
Little Stories: Fascinating, Gratifying, Amusing Topics About our Hobby

Sunday, November 6

11:00-12:00
Tanganyika: A Lake and its Fishes
Reflections From the Inside: 20 Years of the Marine Aquarium Trade

12:30-1:30
Takashi Amano: His Life and Work
Breeding Loricariids

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Aquatic Eperience Chicago | November 7-9, 2014 | Schaumburg Convention Center