Herman Wanningen is founder of World Fish Migration Foundation (WFMF). With a strong background in water management and aquatic ecology, Herman has developed a successful career in fish passage over the past 20 years. He is leading the efforts on developing fish migration visions and policies at a global scale. As creative director he facilitates and activates communication between the worldwide fish migration expert community and key-decision makers and policy makers. He is known on the international stage for developing the World Fish Migration Day (2014, 2016 and 2018), organizing international conferences and developing fish migration networks. Herman is coordinator and co-author of three international From Sea to Source books on fish migration.