Dr. Benjamin Ngatunga
Dr. Ngatunga is a fisheries biologist (Ichthyologist) and the Director, Tanzania Fisheries Research Institute (TAFIRI)
Prof. Yunus D. Mgaya
Prof. Mgaya: a marine biologist by training is a full Professor of Aquatic Science at the University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Throughout his career, he has published extensively and involved in various consultancies, which are related to aquatic science, strategic planning, monitoring and evaluation, strategic environmental assessment, environmental impact assessment and biodiversity assessment.
Dr. Simeon Mesaki
Senior Lecturer, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, University of Dar es Salaam
Dr. Charles Lugomela
Department of Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries University of Dar es Salaam
Specialization: Marine Biologist
Background in Near-shore Oceanography, Fisheries Management and Integrated Coastal Zone Management. Experience with Large Marine Ecosystems management, Marine Protected Areas, Oceanographic Research, Sonar Image Processing and Application of GIS for Coastal Zone Management.
Dr. Julius Francis
Dr. Francis is the Executive Secretary of the Western Indian Ocean Marine Science Association (WIOMSA)