Register NOW for Summit, Early Bird Prize Drawing


vendor booths set up at Pontchartrain Center at Summit 2020

The Louisiana seafood industry is working to Recover + Rebuild + Reinvent post COVID and hurricanes. You’re getting back to business, and it’s the perfect time to catch up on what’s new at the Louisiana Fisheries Forward Summit on March 1, 2023, at the Pontchartrain Center in Kenner.

REGISTER NOW for an Early Bird Drawing — We are giving away a gift basket of commercial fishing equipment worth $250 every month through November. To be eligible, simply register now for the Louisiana Fisheries Forward Summit and you’ll be entered to win*. 

Register as a participant (fisherman or processor) or vendor by clicking one of the links below.



The 2023 Summit, now a bi-annual event celebrating its sixth showing, is sponsored by Louisiana Sea Grant, Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, LSU AgCenter and many industry partners as part of the Louisiana Fisheries Forward (LFF) educational initiative.  LFF was established with the goal of improving the economic success of Louisiana’s commercial fishing industry and is a voluntary educational program for members of the commercial seafood community. Hundreds attend this and other LFF outreach and training events each year.

Summit Save the Date card for March 1, 2023*Contest is for seafood industry participants only; vendors are not eligible. Drawing held on last day of each month beginning in September.