EuroMarine Scientific Activities

This page only displays activities that (a) are organised/funded by EuroMarine and (b) have a scientific (as opposed to organisational) focus. Please use the Activities menu to access a full list of activities of interest to the EuroMarine community.
Activity Category Relation to Euromarine Start/End
Arctic Sea-Ice Change: Insights into near-future changes in Arctic sea-ice biogeochemistry and associated ecosystems
ASIC
Objectives The overarching aims of this workshop are to: Summarize the existing knowledge of...
Foresight Workshop Internal
15 - 17 June 2018
The marine animal forests of the world: Challenges, frontiers and the role of science in its management and conservation
ANFORE
Objectives The main aim of this Working Group will be providing the basis of knowhow and identify...
Working group Internal
28 May - 01 June 2018
Anticipating Potential Pathways and Routes for Innovation towards desirable Socio-Economic impacts
APPRISE
Objectives Identify opportunities and challenges, bottlenecks Characterise the variety of socio-...
Foresight Workshop Internal
15 - 16 May 2018
Predicting the future of the ocean from signatures of the past: Using marine sediment archives to understand adaptation of marine plankton to a changing environment
MPlankAdapt
Objective The invited consortium of the workshop proposed here will bring together researchers...
Foresight Workshop Internal 01 May 2018
Trait-based approach to seagrass ecosystems
TRAITGRASS
The rationale of the workshop is to understand how functional traits scale upwards to crucial...
Foresight Workshop Internal 01 May 2018
Modelling Ocean Plastic Litter in a Changing Climate: Challenges and Mitigations
MODELPlastics
Plastic pollution of marine ecosystems is a growing concern as the global production of plastics in...
Foresight Workshop Internal
26 - 27 April 2018
Autonomous Systems for Integrated Marine and Maritime Observations in Coastal areas
ASIMO
This workshop aims at identify present technological solutions, the limits for integration of...
Foresight Workshop Internal 01 April 2018
Marine Holobionts - concepts and challenges
HoloMarine
Realizing the importance of the concept of holobionts, many marine labs across Europe have started...
Foresight Workshop Internal
27 - 28 March 2018
Improving the visibility of ocean data from new technologies: A case study of high frequency flow cytometry
HFflowCyt
During the last 10 years, scientists have developed collaboration around the North Sea, Channel,...
Foresight Workshop Internal
22 - 23 March 2018
Euromarine Working Group on Marine Research Infrastructures
EMGRI
Objectives This proposal aims to establish a Euromarine Research Infrastructure (RI) Working Group...
Working group Internal 01 March 2018
Ecosystem changes associated with offshore wind farms: Bridging the gap between biogeochemical effects and its repercussions for ecosystem functioning and services

OffWindFarms
Objectives This workshop aims to address the current poor link between OWF- environment monitoring...
Foresight Workshop Internal
20 - 23 February 2018
GODAE International School: New Frontiers of Operational Oceanography
Scope This course is open to 70 PhD students, post-doctoral scientists and possibly young academics...
Capacity building and training, Course Internal
02 - 13 October 2017
EuroMarine Open Science Exploration (EMOSE) 2017 Edition
Inter-comparison of Marine Plankton Metagenomic Methods
EMOSE
The 2017 edition of EMOSE will be held in Porto at the Interdisciplinary Centre of Marine and...
Capacity building and training, Course Internal
11 - 15 September 2017
3rd International Workshop on Trait-Based Approaches to Ocean Life
Scope 60 to 100 participants are expected to meet undertake foresight and horizon scanning...
Foresight Workshop Internal
20 - 23 August 2017
Advanced school on Multispecies Modelling Approaches for Ecosystem Based Marine Resource Management in the Mediterranean Sea
AMARE-MED
Scope Mediterranean fisheries resources are giving worrying signals of overexploitation and this...
Capacity building and training, Course Internal
30 July - 05 August 2017
Introduction to marine phytoplankton identification and taxonomy workshop
Scope The workshop will give participants the chance to discuss results from multiple time series...
Workshop, Capacity building and training, Course Internal
03 - 14 July 2017
The role of positive species interactions in sustaining and restoring the biodiversity of temperate coasts under future climate scenarios
POSTCLIMA
Scope Coastal marine ecosystems are substantial contributors to the prosperity and well-being in...
Foresight Workshop Internal
03 - 05 July 2017
2017 Edition of the Ramon Margalef Summer Colloquia – Spatial and temporal patterns in physical-biological oceanic processes: from scale interaction to the rise of the living ocean
RMSC-2017
Scope 15 lecturers will interact with 30 additional student participants at the graduate or junior...
Capacity building and training, Course Internal
03 - 12 July 2017
PlankBioS: Present and future plankton biogeography and the link between community structure, marine ecosystem functioning and ecosystem service provision
Topic “PlankBioS” will bring together modelers with experimentalists and theoretical ecologists, in...
Working group Internal
13 - 16 June 2017
13th Summer course on Marine Ecological and Environmental Genomics
MEEG2017
Scope 18 students of at least the level of second year PhD training will participate in this course...
Capacity building and training, Course Internal
05 - 16 June 2017
The application of population genomics to fisheries management
Scope Population genomics enables the identification of both neutral and adaptive markers; the...
Foresight Workshop Internal
08 - 10 May 2017
Forecasting and responding to ecological, social and economic impacts of environmental effects on European species
ForeSEE
Topic To predict future changes in species distributions, novel combinations of modelling, field...
Working group Internal
04 - 05 April 2017
Beyond climate change research in the Nordic Seas
COnnecting the Dots to REveal the Gaps
CoDReG
Topic The overall topic for this workshop will be to synthesise available knowledge (Objective 1),...
Foresight Workshop Internal
24 - 26 March 2017
Developing a method for understanding coastal community vulnerability in Europe
Topic The EU's blue economy (i.e., all economic activities that depend on the sea) represents 5.4...
Foresight Workshop Internal
22 - 23 March 2017
Marine Forests for Stakeholders
Topic This activity aims to engage stakeholders in discussing, defining, and informing scientists...
Foresight Workshop Internal
15 February - 21 June 2017
Blue Science for Blue Growth
EuroMarine, connecting ideas and people
EuroMarine Event at the European Parliament
As a side event to its 2017 General Assembly meeting and upon a decision of its Steering Committee...
Other Internal 08 February 2017
Young Scientist Working Group
YS-WG
Scope & Topic The proposers of this bid have a vision for a EuroMarine network that has an...
Working group Internal
30 November 2016 - 30 November 2017
The Biological Carbon Pump in a Changing World
BioCPump
This event will bring together 20 leading European scientists to discuss the current and future...
Foresight Workshop Internal
17 - 19 October 2016
Status, trends and conservation options of marine coastal biodiversity under global change scenarios
STRANGE
The STRANGE foresight workshop aims to lead to the development of a more comprehensive framework...
Foresight Workshop Internal 26 June 2016
12th Summer course on Marine Ecological and Evolutionary Genomics
MEEG2016
This International course at Station Biologique de Roscoff aims to demonstrate the key role of...
Capacity building and training, Course Internal
13 - 24 June 2016
Marine ecosystem services, management and governance: Linking social and ecological research. DEVOTES-EuroMarine Summer School 2016
LinkSocEco
The main objective of this capacity building and training course is to give an overview on...
Capacity building and training Internal
07 - 09 June 2016
Linking biodiversity, ecosystem functioning and ecosystem services.
A comparison between temperate and tropical seagrass meadows
This foresight workshop will address the need for improving the spatial extent and ecological...
Foresight Workshop Internal
06 - 09 June 2016
Uncertain futures: Building scenarios and models for marine ecosystems An emblematic case study: the Barents Sea
Barents
The Barents Sea provides an emblematic case study with several questions central to the current...
Foresight Workshop Internal
01 - 03 June 2016
Developing an integrated framework for studying Halophila stipulacea, the world’s first globally invasive marine angiosperm
Seagrass
The invasive marine angiosperm, H. stipulacea, may become more prevalent in European waters in the...
Foresight Workshop Internal
22 - 26 May 2016
Management of bioinvasions in the Mediterranean - the way forward
MEDBINV
This working group will provide advice for the management of one of the main environmental...
Working group Internal
04 - 05 May 2016
Developing ecosystem-based solutions for resilient European harbours and coastal waterfronts
ECORES
ECORES will foster a new focus on the "blue" planning and design of harbours and waterfronts of...
Foresight Workshop Internal
04 - 06 May 2016
Digital Marine Libraries
DIGIMAR
This foresight workshop will devise a strategy for digitising marine information to meet the needs...
Foresight Workshop Internal
26 - 27 April 2016
Using a systematic conservation planning approach to enhance the marine spatial planning process in Europe
ConsMSP
Decision support tools which map human uses and nature conservation can assist in overcoming...
Other Internal
18 - 22 April 2016
Exploitation and Legal Aspects on Marine Genetic and Chemical Resources
LegGenChem
This foresight workshop will address the discovery and use of natural products derived from marine...
Foresight Workshop Internal
04 - 06 April 2016
Impact of climate change on functional and phylogenetic diversity of plankton
PlankDiv
PlankDiv aims to gather expertise in species distribution models, plankton biogeography, functional...
Foresight Workshop Internal
14 - 17 March 2016
Marine Eco-Systems Biology
Bridging environmental and ecological data with integrated ‘omics to understand and predict future seagrass ecosystems under global/climate change
MESB
The effects of environmental pressures on seagrasses on a molecular level is crucial to...
Foresight Workshop Internal
14 - 16 March 2016
Stem cells of marine invertebrates: from basic research to innovative applications
MARISTEM
This working group will meet to advance the marine stem cell research community in Europe,...
Working group Internal
09 - 10 March 2016
Environmental Controls of marine N2 fixation: Present Knowledge and Future Challenges
N2Fix
This working group will bring together 45 experts working on marine N2 fixation in a coordinated...
Working group Internal 24 February 2016
Social transformations on small-scale fisheries
SocialSMF
Ten stakeholders from the fishing industry and research will meet in the University de Bretagne...
Foresight Workshop Internal
24 - 26 February 2016
Building scenarios for the sustainability of global oceanic ecosystems and fisheries
GlobOcEc
Scientific scenarios integrating social and ecological phenomena are needed to achieve sustainable...
Foresight Workshop Internal
07 - 09 February 2016
First International Workshop on Global Trends in Marine Biodiversity in Africa and Mediterranean ecosystems
AfricaMed
This workshop seeks to bring together a multidisciplinary group of experts to work with data from...
Workshop Internal
07 - 09 December 2015
Marine ecosystem-based governance: From rhetoric to reality
IMBIZO4
Scientifically informed governance is paramount to deal with the resilience of marine systems. The...
Foresight Workshop Internal
27 - 30 October 2015
Novel foods - research, innovation and sustainability, jellyfish as a resource
Jelly
The event is to be held in October 2015 at the International EXPO in Milan, Italy. The aim of the...
Conference Internal 21 October 2015
Symposium 'Future Coast – Europe'
Coast
This foresight workshop will bring together 150 scientific experts from institutions involved in...
Foresight Workshop Internal
05 - 07 October 2015
Eleventh Advanced Phytoplankton Course: Taxonomy and Systematics
APC11
This course, intended for PhD/MSc. students will cover the morphology, taxonomy, classification and...
Capacity building and training Internal
04 - 24 October 2015
SILICAMICS - biogeochemistry and genomics of silicification and silicifiers
SILICAMICS
The foresight workshop by will bring together 80 senior and junior scientists in September 2015 in...
Foresight Workshop Internal
23 - 25 September 2015
Chemical Ecology of Marine Interactions, the chemical language that shapes future marine health
ChemEco
Marine chemical ecology is still an emerging field that has not been addressed using concerted,...
Foresight Workshop Internal
28 - 31 August 2015
Third International Conference 'the Molecular life of diatoms:Convergent approaches between biogeochemistry and genomics to better understand and model biogeochemical cycles'
Diatoms
A one day session, as part of the 3rd international conference 'The Molecular Life of Diatoms' in...
Conference session Internal
07 - 10 July 2015
Integrative assessment of marine systems training course: The Ecosystem Approach in practice
EA integrative assessment
This international course is open to up to 80 PhD, post-doc students, researchers in marine...
Capacity building and training Internal
09 - 11 June 2015
Building scenarios of future marine ecosystems under a global change context: moving forward
Scenarios
This foresight workshop will bring together 15 experienced modellers from across the globe to form...
Foresight Workshop Internal
08 - 10 June 2015
Indiseas 2020: the Next Frontier for EBFM and Ecosystem Indicators
EBFM
Developing indicator-based approaches to track and evaluate the ecosystem effects of fishing and...
Foresight Workshop Internal
01 - 05 June 2015
11th Summer course on Marine Ecological and Evolutionary Genomics
MEEG11
The course, which covers environmental, population, evolutionary, comparative, meta- and functional...
Capacity building and training Internal
25 May - 05 June 2015
A multi-disciplinary consortium approach for advancement of conceptual frameworks, modelling and experimental approaches to benthic-pelagic coupling
Benthic
This foresight workshop, to be held at the Plymouth Marine Laboratory in May of 2015, will discuss...
Foresight Workshop Internal
18 - 19 May 2015
Sensitive ecological traits to climate variability and fishing impact across European Atlantic and Mediterranean systems, embracing processes at population, community and ecosystem level
COMEDA
This working group will bring together 30 early career scientists, PhD students, post-docs and...
Working group Internal
05 - 08 May 2015
EuroMarine 2015 Communications Working Group meeting
Following up on dicussions held during EuroMarine 2015 General Assembly, the EuroMarine Steering...
Working group Internal 05 May 2015
Emergence of pathogens in natural Vibrio populations: ecology, evolution and pathogenesis
Vibrio
The lack of knowledge regarding the virulence, persistence and ecology of these non-pandemic...
Foresight Workshop Internal
11 - 12 March 2015
8th Volker Schmid Training Course, Established and emerging model organisms for marine science
VSchmid8
The course focuses on the presentation of established and emerging marine models to provide Master...
Capacity building and training Internal
09 - 20 March 2015
Training the 21st Century Marine Scientist & Technologist
Education
This event covers the topic of marine science as a provider of new concepts for innovation and...
Workshop Internal 23 February 2015
Beyond boundaries: next generation modelling
ECEM2014
The 8th European Conference on Ecological Modelling to be held in October 2014 will host keynote...
Conference Internal
27 - 30 October 2014
Organising the participation of Euromarine in IPBES and other relevant international and European policy initiatives
The aim of this working group is to develop a strategy for EuroMarine to engage with International...
Working group Internal
01 October 2014 - 31 May 2015