Meetings of the International Pacific Halibut Commission

2017 IPHC Annual Meeting

The Ninety-third Annual Meeting of the International Pacific Halibut Commission was held from Monday, January 23 through Friday, January 27, 2017 in Victoria, British Columbia at the Delta Hotels Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort.

A news release listing catch limits and seasons has been posted at http://www.iphc.int/news-releases/491-nr2017-01.html.  A more-detailed meeting summary will be posted shortly.

 

Past meeting and workshop pages

IPHC Meetings - Public Access and Recording

Commissioner MeetingsTimeframeSession TypeAttendWebinarMinutes
Annual Meeting January Public Yes Yes3 Yes
    Administrative Yes Yes3 Yes
    Finance & Admin No No Yes
    Executive No No No
Interim Meeting Nov-Dec General No1,2 Yes3 Yes
    Finance & Admin No No Yes
    Executive No No No
Work Meeting Sept General No No No
           
Advisory MeetingsTimeframeSession TypeAttendWebinarMinutes
Conference Board January General Yes No Yes
Processor Advisory Group January General Yes No Yes
Research Advisory Board Oct-Nov General No No Yes
Scientific Review Board 2-3 per yr General No No4 Yes
Management Strategy Advisory Board 3-4 per yr General No Yes4 Yes
           
Notes
         
1 Attendance at 2013 Interim Meeting by Commissioner invitation
2 Attendance at 2014 Interim Meeting open to public
3 Limited interaction available via typed questions
4 Recordings to be available online at a later date
Webinars posted on IPHC website and IPHC YouTube Channel
Documents associated with the agenda items below will be linked as they become available.

 

Monday - January 21

Location

a.m. 11:00 - 12:00 Executive Session I (closed) Buckingham
p.m. 1:00 - 5:00
Public Session I - Recording of Public Session I
Crystal Ballroom
6:30 - 8:30 United States Delegation Meeting Buckingham
6:30 - 8:30 Canadian Delegation Meeting Balmoral

Tuesday - January 22

Location

a.m. 8:00 - 11:00
Public Session II - Recording of Public Session II
Crystal Ballroom
p.m. 1:00 - 5:00
IPHC Administrative Session I
Buckingham
1:00 - 5:00
Conference Board (CB) Session I
Crystal Ballroom
1:00 - 5:00
Processor Advisory Group (PAG) Session I
Balmoral
7:00 - 9:30
IPHC Reception
Palm Court

Wednesday - January 23

Location

a.m. 8:00 - 11:30
IPHC Administrative Session II - Recording of Administrative Session II
Buckingham
8:00 - 12:00
Conference Board (CB) Session II
Crystal Ballroom
8:00 - 12:00
Processor Advisory Group (PAG) Session II
Balmoral
p.m. 12:30 - 2:30
IPHC Administrative Session III
Buckingham
1:00 - 5:00
Conference Board (CB) Session III
Crystal Ballroom
1:00 - 5:00
Processor Advisory Group (PAG) Session III
Balmoral
2:30 - 5:00
Finance and Administration Committee (closed)
  • Scholarship Fund and Scholarship Committee report
Buckingham
6:30 - 8:30
HANA Reception
Sticky Wicket Pub
919 Douglas Street

Thursday - January 24

Location

a.m. 8:00 - 10:30
IPHC, CB, and PAG Joint Session - Recording of the CB and RAG Session
Crystal Ballroom
10:30 - 12:00
IPHC Administrative Session IV
Buckingham
10:30 - 12:00
Conference Board (CB) Session IV
Crystal Ballroom
10:30 - 12:00
Processor Advisory Group (PAG) Session IV
Balmoral
p.m. 1:30 - 5:00
IPHC Administrative Session V - Recording of Administrative Session V
Buckingham
1:30 - 5:00
Conference Board (CB) Session V
Crystal Ballroom
1:30 - 5:00
Processor Advisory Group (PAG) Session V
Balmoral

Friday - January 25

Location

a.m. 7:30 - 8:30
Executive Session II (closed)
Crystal Ballroom
9:00 - 12:00
Public Session III - Recording of Public Session III

Crystal Ballroom
p.m. 12:30 - 2:00
Executive Session III (closed) (if needed)
Crystal Ballroom

 

Reference Documents

Session Date/Time
Public Session I Monday, January 21, 2013 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Public Session II Tuesday, January 22, 2013 8:00am - 11:00am
Administrative Session I Tuesday, January 22, 2013 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Administrative Session II Wednesday, January 23, 2013 8:00am - 11:30am
Administrative Session III Wednesday, January 23, 2013 12:30pm* - 2:30pm
IPHC, Conference Board, Processors Advisory Group Joint Session Thursday, January 24, 2013 8:00am - 10:30am
Administrative Session IV Thursday, January 24, 2013 10:30am - 12:00pm
Administrative Session V Thursday, January 24, 2013 1:30pm - 5:00pm
Public Session III Friday, January 25, 2013 9:00am - 12:00pm*
Administrative Session VI changed to Closed Executive Session III (if needed) Friday, January 25, 2013 12:30pm - 2:00pm

 

For a brief description of the sessions, please see the Schedule of Sessions.

Start and end times may vary.

* Times updated 1/14/2013

The International Pacific Halibut Commission (IPHC) invites the public and industry to submit proposals/comments concerning IPHC staff catch limit recommendations or science-related issues (e.g., the stock assessment, harvest policy, etc.) to the IPHC for inclusion at the 2013 IPHC Annual Meeting. Blank forms for submission are available through the IPHC office or from the web page. All completed submissions that are received (or postmarked) by the deadline will be included in discussion at the Annual Meeting. Comments may be posted on the IPHC homepage (www.iphc.int) and copies can also be available by mail or fax by calling the IPHC offices (206-634-1838).

International Pacific Halibut Commission

Eighty-eighth Annual Meeting

Anchorage Hilton

Anchorage, AK

January 23-27, 2012

 

Schedule of Sessions

The International Pacific Halibut Commission (IPHC) invites the public and industry to submit proposals concerning IPHC staff catch limit recommendations or related issues (such as stock assessment) to the IPHC for inclusion at the 2012 IPHC Annual Meeting. Blank forms for submission are available through the IPHC office or from the web page. All completed submissions that are received (or postmarked) by the deadline will be included in discussion at the Annual Meeting. Comments may be posted on the IPHC homepage (www.iphc.int) and copies can also be available by mail or fax by calling the IPHC offices (206-634-1838).