IMBIZO V Marine biosphere research for a sustainable ocean: Linking ecosystems, future states and resource managementExternal

Activity Overview

Type: Workshop
Start Date: October 2, 2017
End Date: October 6, 2017
Venue: Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute, Woods Hole, MA, USA
Website: IMBER

IMBER will hold its fifth IMBIZO (the Zulu word for a gathering) at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute, Woods Hole, MA, USA from 2-6 October 2017.

The theme of IMBIZO V will be: Marine biosphere research for a sustainable ocean: Linking ecosystems, future states and resource management

The usual IMBIZO format of three concurrent but interacting workshops will be followed. The three workshops are:

  1. Critical constraints on future projections of marine systems (co-Chairs: Laurent Bopp and Eric Galbraith)
  2. Metabolic diversity and ecosystem processes in a changing ocean (co-Chairs: Gerhard Herndl and Tatiana Rynearson)
  3. Management Strategy Evaluation: Achieving Transparency in Natural Resource Management by Quantitatively Bridging Social and Natural Science Uncertainties” (co-Chairs: Ingrid van Putten and Cisco Werner)

Abstract submission will open in February 2017.