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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
The support and development of early career researchers is critical, as the first years of scientists can be the most active and stressful but also the most important in terms of career establishment...
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
1st Epigenetics in Marine Biology Congress
The 1st EPIgenetics in MARine biology congress (EPIMAR) is being held 13-14 May, 2020 in Montpellier, France. This conference will explore the most up-to-date techniques and implications of...
October 16, 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
9th EUROLAG Conference
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...
July 29, 2019
Multidisciplinary workshop on biodiversity and health
The Royal Academy for Overseas Sciences (Belgium) will host a one-day workshop on the theme “Biodiversity and health” on 6th December 2019. The workshop aims at fostering interdisciplinary exchanges...
July 29, 2019
Challenges and opportunities in large-scale conservation
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...
July 29, 2019
Training course on research data management
The OceanTeacher Global Academy (OTGA) is offering a training course in research data management, which covers the planning, creating, storing, organizing, accessing, sharing, describing, publishing...
July 5, 2019
14th International Coral Reef Symposium
The 14th International Coral Reef Symposium (ICRS 2020) will take place at the Exhibition and Conference Center in Bremen (Germany), in July 2020. ICRS is the leading global conference on coral reef...
July 5, 2019
Seas, Oceans and Public Health in Europe Conference
The Seas, Oceans and Public Health in Europe (SOPHIE) Conference will showcase the findings of the two-year SOPHIE project and launch the Strategic Research Agenda for Oceans and Human Health...
July 5, 2019
Open Science FAIR Conference
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...
July 5, 2019
The 5th International Marine Connectivity Conference (iMarCo2019) is to be held at the University of Aveiro, Portugal, September 23-25, 2019. The iMarCo initiative aims to create an international...
June 21, 2019
Ecosystem Restoration in Deep Waters
A MERCES project webinar
The MERCES project (Marine ecosystem Restoration in Changing European Seas) will be holding its third webinar on ‘Ecosystem Restoration in Deep Waters’ at 15.00h ECT (Paris) on Thursday 27 June 2019...
June 21, 2019
Training course on ocean currents data quality control and analysis methods
The Ocean Teacher Global Academy is hosting a training course which provides students with both background reading assignments that cover the main course topics, and hands-on exercises, that explore...
June 14, 2019
Introductory bioinformatic course to sequencing data processing
Applications are now being accepted for the AQUAEXCEL2020 training course entitled “Introductory Bioinformatic Course to Sequencing Data Processing”. This is a free face-to-face training course...
June 14, 2019
49th WEFTA Conference
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...
June 14, 2019
InnoBlueGrowth Project Summer School
The InnoBlueGrowth Project has organised the Summer School “Blue Growth: emerging technologies, trends and opportunities” to encourage young people involvement in blue economy sectors by offering...
June 12, 2019
8th International Symposium on Gas Transfer at Water Surfaces
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,...
June 12, 2019
IPBES 7th Plenary opening surprise show
Steps for a Change
May 17, 2019
FaCE-It Summer School 2019
Within this training course, PhD students and early post-docs will be initiated in experimental methodology to investigate the effect of animal activity on biogeochemical cycling in both sediments...
May 15, 2019
EMODnet Open Sea Lab Hackathon kick-off meeting
The Open Sea Lab Kick-off event will mark the official opening of the applications to participate in the Open Sea Lab Hackathon 2019. All talks will be streamed live and made available online on the...
May 14, 2019
International Conference on Climate Change in the Asia-Pacific Region
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...
May 14, 2019
CHEERS Conference 2019
Environmental global changes are occurring at unprecedented rates and scales. Worldwide studies and monitoring programmes have been collecting data that should be analysed in order to put in evidence...
April 5, 2019
Second GEOTRACES International Summer School
The second GEOTRACES summer school will be held between the 23rd and 28th September 2019 in Cadiz, Spain, on board of the school ship Intermares A-41.  GEOTRACES summer schools aim at teaching the...
April 4, 2019
Stress and immune responses in relation to adaptation in Antarctic Fish
CCMAR (Portugal) is hosting a workshop on Stress and immune responses in relation to adaptation in Antarctic Fish. The workshop is limited to 30 participants, who must contribute either either with...
April 4, 2019
6th International EcoSummit Congress
The 6th International EcoSummit Congress, EcoSummit 2020 - Building a sustainable and desirable future: Adapting to a changing land and sea-scape, will take place at The Gold Coast Convention Centre...
April 4, 2019
Congress of Young Marine Scientists
The 2nd International Congress of Young Marine Researchers will be held in Malaga (Spain) this October. The Congress, organised by and for young marine researchers, seeks to promote and bolster the...
April 4, 2019