Conference

10th European Conference on Marine Natural Products

The European Conference on Marine Natural Products series was setup in order to give European scientists, and especially younger ones, the opportunity to present their research results in the form of lectures or posters and to discuss them with colleagues from Europe and around the world every two years in an informal and stimulating environment. 

There will be plenary lectures, invited talks, and contributed oral presentations, while poster sessions will be linked to the scientific themes.

2nd JPI Oceans conference

The 2nd JPI Oceans conference, taking place in Lisbon on 26 October 2017, will present the first results of the actions and projects initiated under the framework of JPI Oceans and will provide an excellent opportunity for stakeholders from research and industry to network and discuss with policy makers from across Europe. 

Our Ocean Youth Summit

The European Union and the Sustainable Oceans Alliance will co-host the second summit of young ocean leaders as a parallel event to the Our Ocean conference in Malta on 5-6 October 2017. The event will be hosted by the University of Malta.

Our Ocean, An Ocean For Life Leadership Summit will bring together the next generation of entrepreneurs, political and civil society leaders, scientists and researchers to brainstorm and come up with visionary ideas on how to conserve and sustainably use Our Ocean, for the present and future generations.

A New Era of Blue Enlightenment

Commissioner Carlos Moedas will host a High-Level Ministerial and Scientific event on 12-14 July 2017 in Lisbon, Portugal, joined by high-level government representatives from Brazil and South Africa, as well as from the European Union.

This event will celebrate the launch of the South Atlantic Flagship Initiative between the European Union, Brazil and South Africa, aiming to better understand and protect marine ecosystems and the link between oceans and climate.

Physiomar 17

The Physiomar series of conferences developed from a workshop investigating the physiology of marine mollucs in 2006. The conference alternates between the Americas and Europe. In 2017 the conference will be held in the historic Magdelene College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, England. 

The theme of the conference is “Physiology of Aquatic Invertebrates in a Changing World”. The presentations will focus on Molluscs, Echinoderms and Crustaceans.

International Conference on Responsible Research and Innovation in Science, Innovation and Society

The International Conference on Responsible Research and Innovation in Science, Innovation and Society (RRI-SIS2017) is the first annual conference of the MARINA project that aims at presenting the cases studies highlighting environmental preservation, RRI issues, principles and topics related with the research and innovation in the context of the H2020 societal challenges.

4th Atlantic Stakeholder Platform Conference

The annual Atlantic Stakeholder Platform Conference (ASPC) offers a great transnational publicity opportunity to deliver the Atlantic Action Plan (AAP) key messages and further promote awareness of its achievements. The annual conference is the central hub for stakeholders of the Atlantic Strategy to meet, seek ways of cooperation, share information and identify funding opportunities and partnerships for their projects.

Beyond 2020: Supporting Europe’s Coastal Communities

The Estonian Presidency of the EU and the European Commission will jointly organise a conference on the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF) from 12-13 October 2017. This event is a unique opportunity for stakeholders wishing to provide input into the assessment of the EMFF support for the implementation of the Common Fisheries Policy and the Maritime Policy over the current programming period.

It will also allow them to discuss the current and future challenges of coastal communities, as well as potential policy responses.

Our Ocean Conference

The European Union will host the fourth high-level Our Ocean conference in Malta from 5-6 October 2017. The conference aims to inspire and empower a new generation of leaders, entrepreneurs, scientists and civil society to identify solutions and commit to actions for safe, secure, clean and sustainably managed oceans.