The 13th biannual European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference (EWTEC) is being held in Naples, Italy from September 1st to the 6th. The EWTEC series has garnered international attendance and recognition as high-level technical and scientific conferences focused on the latest developments in ocean renewable energy while adhering to high standards of academic and industrial contributions.
The purpose of the Human Health and Ocean Symposium is to provide an update on the various risks human activities expose the oceans to, and the threats that those activities and the resulting ocean degradation pose to human health, but also to consider the various benefits that the Ocean can bring to the health and wellbeing of populations.
The 9th EUROLAG conference on coastal lagoons and transitional environments will be held in Venice (Italy) on 20-24 January 2020. The conference is devoted to science, research and management issues that are related to lagoons and transitional areas. The theme of the conference will be future vision and knowledge needs for coastal transitional environments.
For more information on the conference, and to submit abstracts and register, please visit the EUROLAG9 website below.
The working group Pelagic from the Centre for the Synthesis and Analysis of Biodiversity (CESAB) will hold a symposium in Montpellier on Friday the 29th of November 2019. During this symposium a groups of international researchers will present the new challenges associated with monitoring both wildlife and human activities in Protected Area using up to date technologies. The list of speakers will be available early September.
Due to the impacts of Covid-19, the 14th International Coral Reef Symposium (ICRS), which was originally scheduled for July 2020, will now take place at the Exhibition and Conference Center in Bremen (Germany), in July 2021.
The second edition of the Open Science Fair will take place in Porto (Portugal) in September.The OS Fair Conference will critically showcase the services, e-infrastructures, policies and practices required for the transition to Open Science.
For more information on the event, including registration, please visit the website via the link below.
The 5th International Marine Connectivity Conference (iMarCo2019) is to be held at the University of Aveiro, Portugal, September 23-25, 2019.
The 49th West European Fish Technologists Association (WEFTA) Conference will take place in Tórshavn, Faroe Islands in October 2019. The WEFTA conference provides a platform for food scientists, PhD students and fish processing industries to present their latest research achievements and share valuable experiences in the field of fish industry and aquatic products, quality and safety. This year's theme is 'Blue Value Creation, Bioeconomy, Health and Safety'.
Submissions for communications are invited for the following areas:
Bringing together approximately 150 scientists from countries all over the world, this 5-yearly symposium covers all domains where atmosphere and water meet, which include but are not limited to, fresh water, estuarine, mountain, glacial, marine (coastal and open ocean) and polar regions.
The international conference on 'Climate change in the Asia-Pacific region: from environmental aspects to socioeconomic impacts' will take place in Quy Nhon (Vietnam) in March 2020. The conference will focus on interdisciplinary studies, and will regroup specialists from all of the disciplines involved in the study of climate change impacts. The components of the regional socio-environmental system are strongly interconnected, with interactions within the climate system, as well as between environment and society.