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A symposium on mangrove socio-ecological systems
The ARESMA project, in collaboration with the University of Mayotte (CUFR de Mayotte) hase announced the MangSES symposium, focusing on ‘Mangroves as socio-ecological systems with an...
February 14, 2020
Coastal Futures Conference 2020
The 2020 Our Coastal Futures conference will bring together voices from researchers, practitioners, Indigenous peoples, activists, businesses, youth, and decision-makers. This transdisciplinary,...
February 14, 2020
Training Course through EUROFLEETS+ RV Oceania Floating University
Use bio-optical parameters as convenient tool to study marine biogeochemical processes
Eurofleets+ is a unique consortium of research vessels, equipment and scientists supported by 42 marine institutes, universities, foundations and SMEs from 24 countries around the North Atlantic...
February 14, 2020
EMODnet Second Open Conference and Jamboree
The EMODnet Second Open Conference and Jamboree follows up on the first edition, which took place 5 years ago. During this iteration, EMODnet partners, data providers and users will take stock of...
February 14, 2020
21st Fish Immunology / Vaccination Workshop
Since 1998. Wageningen University has been hosting these fish immunology / vaccination workshops. This year's workshop (funded in part by CSIC) presents participants with a choice between pursuing...
February 13, 2020
Kick-Off Conference of the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development
The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research will launch the United Nations Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development (2021-2030) with an international Kick-Off Conference in...
February 11, 2020
All-Atlantic Ocean Research Forum
The Forum will define the new strategic direction and political ambitions for the Alliance, which was launched with the signings of the European Union – United States – Canada Galway Statement in...
February 2, 2020
ParaFishControl final conference
The H2020 project ParaFishControl, which examined and developed strategies to control parasites in aquaculture farms, will be holding its final conference on 11 March 2020.  This conference will not...
January 23, 2020
1st EPIgenetics in MARine biology congress (EPIMAR)
The first EPIgenetics in MARine biology congress (EPIMAR) is being held 13-14 May 2020 by co-organisers which include EuroMarine member organisations CNRS and Ifremer.  This inaugural event will...
January 22, 2020
UHINAK IV Cross border conference on climate and coastal change
EuroMarine member organisation AZTI Tecnalia have announced they are co-organising the Uhinak fourth cross border conference on climate and coastal change, which is to be hosted by co-organisers...
January 22, 2020
JPI Oceans beyond 2020: A stakeholder consultation forum
JPI Oceans has announced that on 8 April 2020 they will be holding a stakeholder consultation forum to solicit feedback, engagement and discussions on their draft Strategic Research and Innovation...
January 6, 2020
PLANKTERS Summer School
Hosted at SZN, the PLAnkton NetworKs and long-Term trend analysis: Ecological Research and System approaches (PLANKTERS) summer school is an opportunity for participants to be trained on analytical...
December 20, 2019
VII International Symposium on Marine Sciences
ISMS 2020
The EuroMarine network is proud to officially endorse ISMS 2020, and encourages its members to learn more about the event at the symposium website. First organised in 2007 and held every two years,...
December 10, 2019
4th EMB Brown Bag Lunch - Blue Carbon
Brown Bag Lunches are informal informative events held over lunch (to be provided) where a scientific expert provides a short and provocative view on a specific policy topic, followed by an open...
December 9, 2019
Moving2Gather (3rd Edition)
Movement analysis has developed considerably in recent years, creating new opportunities for research and planning that were explored in the two previous iterations of this workshop in 2015 and 2017...
December 9, 2019
ECSA 58 - EMECS 13 Estuaries and coastal seas in the Anthropocene
Structure, functions, services and management
The Estuarine and Coastal Sciences Association (ECSA), in conjunction with EMECS and Elsevier, are hosting the conference ECSA 58 - EMECS 13: Estuaries and coastal seas...
December 5, 2019
SOPHIE conference: People, Health and the Ocean
The H2020 SOPHIE Project is working towards protecting both human health and the health of the marine environment by nurturing a community of people and organisations interested in the links between...
December 3, 2019
PhD course: Transdisciplinary approaches to sustainable marine aquaculture
As part of their participation in the Assemble+ project, the Swedish Mariculture Research Center (SWEMARC) has announced a PhD course titled Transdisciplinary approaches to sustainable marine...
December 3, 2019
EGU General Assembly 2020
The EGU General Assembly 2020 will bring together geoscientists from around the world to discuss a wide-ranging slate of issues from a diverse set of fields including Earth, planetary and space...
December 3, 2019
EuroMarine first 2020 Steering Committee meeting
This (closed) Steering Committee meeting will be held on 17 January PM at NIB Marine Biology Station in Piran, just after the EuroMarine 2020 General Assembly meeting.
November 27, 2019
AMEMR Conference 2020
The 6th Advances in Marine Ecosystem Modelling Research (AMEMR) Conference will enable interdisciplinary discussion among stakeholders and modelling, observational and experimental  scientists and...
November 26, 2019
Knowledge Exchange and Training Course on Metabarcoding and Metagenomic Data Processing and Analyses
EuroMarine Member Organisation SZN Anton Dohrn has announced registrations are open for a Knowledge Exchange and Training course on Metabarcoding and Metagenomic Data Processing and Analyses. This...
November 26, 2019
Cryosphere and Atmospheric Chemistry (CATCH) Workshop
The CATCH mission is to facilitate atmospheric chemistry research within the international community, with a focus on natural processes specific to cold regions of the Earth. Cold regions include...
November 26, 2019
2nd OYSTER Workshop
EuroMarine is committed to supporting early career researchers and promote bottom-up science from the marine science community. Following a successful Young Scientist Working Group (YSWG), the first...
November 22, 2019
6th European Conference on Scientific Diving
The 6th European Conference on Scientific Diving will be held in Freiberg (Germany) at the 22-25 of April 2020. The conference will be organized and conducted by the Scientific Diving Center of the...
November 7, 2019
Genomics for a Blue Economy
Sustainability and Cutting-edge Technologies in Marine Natural Products Discovery
EuroMarine Member Organisation Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn (SZN) is hosting a workshop, "Genomics for a Blue Economy", aimed at identfying the current methods, challenges and future directions in...
November 7, 2019
Launch event for new Navigating the Future V Policy Brief
The European Marine Board (EMB), along with co-organisers the European Bureau for Conservation and Development, have announced a launch event for their new policy brief "Navigating the Future V:...
November 7, 2019
Training Course: Qualitative Mathematical Modelling for Socio-Ecological Systems
As part of the MarCons COST action, the Institute of Marine Science (ICM-CSIC) has organised a course aimed at introducing qualitative mathematical modelling as a means to understand and predict the...
November 7, 2019
7th European Marine Board Forum: Big Data in Marine Science
The Forum is one of the European Marine Board's principle approaches for bridging the gap between science and policy. The event will bring together scientists from diverse backgrounds, including...
November 7, 2019
Orienting Young Scientists of EuroMarine II
News The Working Group will be holding a workshop on 14-15 January 2020 in order to consolidate the knowledge gathered to date, establish detailed goals and targets and develop a plan for achieving...
October 30, 2019
Developing technology and methods for the precise investigation of marine animal forest 3D-structural complexity
A previous EuroMarine working group ANFORE noted how climate change and human pressure on marine environments are threatening a large number of species including those forming the “animal forests”. ...
October 30, 2019
Emergent impacts on coastal areas:
Adding the role of light pollution to the management and protection of ocean commons
Marine coastal areas host highly productive ecosystems that are threatened by the high rate of urban development in these areas and associated stressors affecting ecosystem processes. An integrated...
October 30, 2019
Threats of endocrine-disrupting compounds and environmental pollutants to the marine biosphere: translating models to real life
A major challenge facing humanity and the ocean’s health is the degradation of marine environments due to the release and accumulation of a wide range of environmental toxicants, mainly of...
October 30, 2019
From species connectivity to functional connectivity
Research on ecosystem connectivity has traditionally relied on species dispersal (structural connectivity), although this is only one of the many uses of space that allow species to connect different...
October 30, 2019
Modelling different components of marine plankton biodiversity
Biodiversity is an enigmatic yet important factor for the accuracy of ecosystem modelling. The inclusion of living organisms is necessary for models that predict carbon usage and circulation, while...
October 30, 2019
Modelling and prediction of harmful algal blooms, from event responses to multi - decadal projections
Harmful algal blooms (HABs) are proliferations of certain photosynthetic organisms (including unicellular phytoplankton and phytobenthos, macroalgae, cyanobacteria, and particular ciliates) that can...
October 29, 2019
Multi-Modelled Marine Ecosystems
An Ecosystem Approach to marine management is advocated globally by international bodies including the Convention on Biological Diversity, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN, and the...
October 29, 2019
Incorporating ecosystem functioning in marine biodiversity assessments
In order to measure and track progress towards environmental targets such as those outlined in the UN's SDGs or the EU's MSFD, scientists and policy makers rely on ecosystem assessments. A key aspect...
October 29, 2019
Coral Ecology and Conservation in Mesophotic Temperate Ecosystems
In May 2018, the EuroMarine-funded working group ANFORE met at the University of Salento in Lecce, Italy to identify the gaps in knowledge of Marine Animal Forests. Their ultimate goal was the...
October 29, 2019
European Maritime Day 2020
European Maritime Day (EMD) is the annual EU meeting point on maritime affairs and blue growth. It targets maritime professionals, entrepreneurs and ocean leaders. The event and exhibition will take...
October 17, 2019
52nd International Liège Colloquium on Ocean Dynamics
A conglomeration of Belgian institutions (including EuroMarine member organisations UGent, RBINS-ODN and ILVO) are hosting the 52nd Liège Colloquium on Ocean Dynamics in May 2020. This colloquium...
October 16, 2019
The Eurolag conference is a biennial symposium that aims to bring together scientists, managers and stakeholders to discuss new scientific findings and experiences on the knowledge and use of coastal...
September 23, 2019
GLOSS - Global Ocean Social Sciences dialogues and workshops
The Ocean University Initiative has organised a dialogue and workshops session in support of the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO and the UN's Decade of Ocean Sciences for...
September 13, 2019
Invasive species and associated socio-­environmental issues
Gaston Berger University and the West African Networks on Biological Invasions of the French Institute of Research for sustainable Development (IRD) have announced an international conference:...
September 12, 2019
Training Course: Liquid Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry Methods in Marine Sciences
An Assemble+ Knowledge Exchange and Training Course
Registrations are open for a Knowledge Exchange and Training course on Liquid Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry Methods in Marine Sciences. The event will be hosted by CCMAR, on behalf of the...
September 11, 2019
EuroMarine second 2019 Steering Committee meeting
This meeting, hosted by AquaTT, will be held in Dublin. Salient agenda items will be: the 2019 call for proposals (moderation of the outcome of the reviews and final funding decisions);  the...
August 22, 2019
EuroMarine 2020 General Assembly
Overview In 2020, the EuroMarine General Assembly (GA) meeting will take place in Piran, Slovenia, on 16 January (all day) and 17 January 2019 (morning). It will be hosted and co-organised by the...
August 22, 2019
Ocean Sciences Meeting 2020
The Ocean Sciences Meeting (OSM) for the ocean sciences and ocean-connected community will take place in February 2020 in San Diego (USA).  the conference will gather the scientific community to...
August 20, 2019
EWTEC 2019
13th European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference Series
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...
August 19, 2019
International symposium on human health and the ocean in a changing world
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...
July 29, 2019