Delegate Profile

Alan Haig-Brown

Job TitleJournalist and Editor, Canada/Thailand


Alan Haig-Brown began his working career as a commercial fisherman in British Columbia in the 1960s and 70s. In the 1980s he began writing and photographing the subject of his earlier life. Today he writes about and photographs commercial vessels of all types on a worldwide basis. His stories appear in a number of publication and online at or via twitter @alanMaritime. He also moderates a 20,000 plus Facebook group West Coast Fisherman. When not traveling in other countries, Haig-Brown divides his time between Bangkok and Vancouver.


Conference Sessions

  • Workboat Conference: Fishing

    14 Mar 2018, 14:45 - 15:10, Hall D, Basement 2, Yellow Deck

    Evolving Asian fisheries - vessel requirements and industry changes How can governments in Asia promote the building of modern fishing boats with enough horse...

    • Language: English

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