Dr. Carlos Ivan Pérez-Rostro obtained his DSc from CIBNOR-CONACYT in genetic applications in aquaculture. He is research professors at the Instituto Tecnologico de Boca del Rio (ITBOCA) in Veracruz, Mexico. His research focuses on biotechnical development for sustainable aquaculture practices. He is also active in the graduate programs at the ITBOCA, where he has developed programs of research nutrition for native crustaceans, breeding and genetic selection of tilapia, aquaponic systems and biofloc technology. He had published several papers in reputable journals.