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This list includes all contents that are posted on the EuroMarine website and are considered as pieces of 'news'. This may include Calls, Activities, Documents and various subcategories of News. Please note that specific pages offering more advanced filtering options exist for Calls and for Activities. The present page offers filtering option for subcategories of other News.

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Announcement of DEVOTES-EuroMarine 2016 summer course
EuroMarine members were invited to participate in the DEVOTES-EuroMarine summer course (funded by EuroMarine after its 2015 call for proposals) through the EuroMarine mailing list.
February 16, 2016
Call for Participants for a Euromarine Workshop
Linking biodiversity, ecosystem functioning and ecosystem services: a comparison between temperate and tropical seagrass meadows
EuroMarine members were called to participate in the foresight workshop Linking biodiversity, ecosystem functioning and ecosystem services: A comparison between temperate and tropical seagrass...
February 21, 2016
Update: Open Access position paper published after DEVOTES-EuroMarine 2015 summer school
A position paper titled 'Overview of Integrative Assessment of Marine Systems: The Ecosystem Approach in Practice' has been published in Frontiers in Marine Science. It is based on the DEVOTES-...
March 7, 2016
Changes in EuroMarine Steering Committee
During its January 2016 meeting, the EuroMarine General Assembly (GA) elected two new Steering Committee (SC) members (whose term officially starts in July 2016, but whom were invited to participate...
March 16, 2016
Update: Deadline extended for the European Marine Biology Symposium (EMBS 51)
The European Marine Biology Symposium (EMBS 51) will take place in Rhodes(Greece) from 26 to 30 September 2016. The main topics are:   Climate change Marine invasions Indicators Transitional waters...
April 5, 2016
Registration still open for the MaCuMBA Microbiome conference
Hosted by the MaCuMBA project, this extraordinary event will take place in Berlin (Germany) on 27-30 June 2016. Featuring a jam-packed programme with speakers and attendees from around the world,...
May 16, 2016
Reminder: DEVOTES-EuroMarine Summer School - Marine ecosystem services, management and governance: linking social and ecological research
This summer school will take place in the Aquarium of Donostia, 6 - 9 June 2016, San Sebastián (Spain). The topic for this summer school relates to marine ecosystem services and the links between...
May 18, 2016
European Ecosystem Services Conference - Earlybird Registration 15 July 2016
The theme of the European Ecosystem Services 2016 conference will be 'Helping nature to help us' focuses on the important role that healthy ecosystems play in supporting human well-being and the...
June 13, 2016
CommOCEAN Conference 2016 - extended deadline for abstracts
The Bruges-Ostend CommOCEAN event is a unique opportunity to make a major leap forward in communicating your ocean knowledge. The organizers (VLIZ, EMB, EMBCP, UNESCO-IOC-IODE) are developing an...
June 24, 2016
Call for participation in EuroMarine foresight workshop - The Biological Carbon Pump in a Changing World
The organisers of the EuroMarine foresight workshop titled The Biological Carbon Pump in a Changing World call for applications to participate in the event. Please refer to the attached flyer and the...
July 5, 2016
Update: CCMAR Workshop in Marine Genomics
Registration was intended to be open until the 31 July 2016. The course is now full.
July 11, 2016
Deadline extended until 8th August for SOLAS workshop on SOLAS Science and Society
The Surface Ocean – Lower Atmosphere Study (SOLAS) project has announced that a free workshop on the topic of `SOLAS Science and Society` will take place in late October this year. The workshop will...
July 14, 2016
Outcome of EuroMarine workshop: The Ischia Declaration
The number of recorded non indigenous species (NIS) in the Mediterranean Sea is far higher than in other European Seas. A EuroMarine workshop, entitled ‘Management of Bioinvasions in the...
August 19, 2016
10th International Carbon Dioxide Conference, Registration now open
Interlaken, Switzerland
The 10th anniversary International Carbon Dioxide Conference will provide participants with an integrated, interdisciplinary view of the global carbon cycle and its perturbation by humans. Conference...
September 29, 2016
Advances in Marine Ecosystem Modelling Research Conference 2017 - Abstract submission now open
Abstract submission and registration are now open at www.amemr.info The themes are as follows, see the full list on the website: Theme 1 Modelling: where have we come from and where are we going?...
October 19, 2016
EGU2017 BG3.2/OS.3.10 Biogeochemistry of the benthic zone and implications for marine ecosystems
The 2017 European Geoscience Union (EGU) session on benthic biogeochemistry and benthic-pelagic coupling is open for contributions. The session focuses on recent outcomes in the understanding of...
November 28, 2016
PhD Drug discovery from marine microalgae
Call for a PhD position in the framework of the MarPipe Project “Improving the flow in the pipeline of the next generation of marine biodiscovery scientists”, to carry out interdisciplinary training...
November 30, 2016
PhD project at GEOMAR on the discovery of new bioactive molecules from marine microbes from extreme/deep sea environments
In the frame of recently funded EU-H2020-MSC-ITN project MarPipe (Improving the flow in the pipeline of the next generation of marine biodiscovery scientists), GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean...
November 30, 2016
EGU 2017 OS4.3 Advances in water column and seafloor fixed point observatories
Abstract submisison is open for the following EGU17 session: OS4.3 Advances in water column and seafloor fixed point observatories In this session researchers from all ocean disciplines working on in...
December 1, 2016
EGU 2017 OS3.1/BG9.69: Ocean biogeochemistry: novel approaches and synthesis
Contributions are invited to the Session OS3.1/BG9.69: “Ocean biogeochemistry: novel approaches and synthesis” at the next EGU General Assembly 2017 (EGU2017), 23–28 Apr 2017, Vienna, Austria. The...
December 1, 2016
Outcome of EuroMarine 2016 call for proposal published
The outcome of EuroMarine 2016 call has been announced on 14 October 2016 (as planned) to all proposers. The list of the 15 successful proposals is now available on the call webpage. The Steering...
December 15, 2016
Four workshops - Marine Forests for Stakeholders
This series of workshops aims to engage stakeholders in discussing, defining, and informing scientists about their research priorities to fulfill their needs concerning knowledge of Marine Forests in...
February 15, 2017
Forecasting and Responding to Ecological, Social and Economic Impacts of Environmental Effects on European Species: Update
To predict future changes in species distributions, novel combinations of modelling, field and laboratory data are required to produce forecasts at spatio-temporal scales relevant to individual...
February 21, 2017
Blue Science for Blue Growth (Update)
The Blue Science Blue Growth event took place in the European Parliament on 8 February 2017. Over 120 stakeholders, comprising of marine scientists, industry members, policymakers, and students, were...
March 6, 2017
Preannouncement of EuroMarine 2017 calls
The terms of EuroMarine 2017 call for proposals were specified by the Steering Committee (SC) during its 9 Feb. 2017 meeting. These terms are outlined below, in advance of the actual launch of the...
March 13, 2017
Abstract submission closing soon - 52nd European Marine Biology Symposium
The abstract submission deadline for the 52nd European Marine Biology Symposium (25 - 29 September 2017, Slovenia) is 15 April 2017.  GENERAL SESSION Chair: prof. dr. Lovrenc Lipej (National...
March 14, 2017
PlankBIOS workshop - deadline extended
The PlankBIOS “Present and future plankton biogeography and the link between community structure, marine ecosystem functioning and ecosystem service provision” workshop has had its registration and...
March 22, 2017
EuroMarine 2017 call for FWS and WG proposals is open
The EuroMarine 2017 call for proposals, which was pre-announced on 13 March, is now open. Please refer to the call page for details.
April 3, 2017
First GEOTRACES Summer School
Pre-registration now open
Pre-registration for the first GEOTRACES summer school is now open. Further information can be found on the registration page for the event.
April 5, 2017
52nd European Marine Biological Symposium: Sub-session announced
"Mesophotic ecosystems: mysteries and research challenges" organised by TASCMAR project
The Horizon 2020 project TASCMAR is lead organiser in the 52nd European Marine Biological Symposium. The Symposium recently announced a sub-session that will be taking place during the course of the...
April 6, 2017
Project Officer role - AquaTT
Deadline extension and updated role description
Applications are currently being accepted for the role of a Project Officer in AquaTT, situated in Dublin, Ireland. The role, originally with an application deadline of 10 March 2017, has had this...
April 11, 2017
Shaping Future Research Agendas workshop
Join the European Marine Board for a science-policy workshop to have your say on the latest Research and Development needs in Marine Ecosystem Modelling. This workshop follows directly after AMEMR on...
April 26, 2017
New EuroMarine LinkedIn page
As the old EuroMarine LinkedIn account is no longer operational or accessible, EuroMarine members are invited to join the new EuroMarine LinkedIn group at https://www.linkedin.com/groups/12051097....
July 13, 2017
Reminder: Baltic Blue Biotechnology Alliance call for ideas
The Baltic Sea Region’s leading marine and biotechnology institutes have joined together and are opening their doors: labs, brains, resources, expertise and facilities are at your disposal. They ...
July 17, 2017
BiodivERsA & Belmont Forum 2017-18 Call Details Announced
The BiodivERsA & Belmont Forum 2017-18 Call details details have been announced. The call aims at supporting proposals that explicitly address a scenario dimension, taking into account the...
October 11, 2017
Open Sea Lab: Applications now open
Applications for the Open Sea Lab! are now open. Applicants can register for the event either as an individual or as a group of four to five members. It should be noted that applications cannot be...
October 11, 2017
African Chapter of the ISEM Established and Active
The African chapter of the ISEM is established and is active (http://isem-africa.org/); a set of abstracts were sent to the Organising Committee for setting up a special issue, but there were too few...
October 17, 2017
"Novel Foods: Jellyfish, Microalgae and Insects" Booklet Produced
A small scientific communication booklet entitled "Novel foods: jellyfish, microalgae and insects" was produced with a limited circulation to the conference attendants. Due to the international level...
October 17, 2017
11th Advanced Phytoplankton Course: Taxonomy and Systematics update
APC11 - Update
The course was very intense in nature and, due to this, less time than was intended was spent on the preparation of a white paper on phytoplankton taxonomy during APC11. However, there is potential...
October 18, 2017
Published paper proving consistently successful
EA integrative assessment update 2
The paper that was published after this course, which was covered in a previous update, has proven to be a success since its publication. As of October 2017, the paper already has 34 citations in...
October 18, 2017
Established and emerging model organisms for marine science - Updates
Update - October 2016: An Erasmus application related to this course is ongoing. The key action targeted in the Erasmus programme is "strategic partnership for higher education". The aim is to build...
October 18, 2017
Drafting Committee for COST project established
A drafting committee has been set up for the COST project. The next international conference will be held in Chicago in 2017.
October 19, 2017
Post-Workshop Network Proving a Success
The formation of the network has proven to be a success, and there have been a number of developments resulting from this, both directly and indirectly. A group from the network are currently...
October 20, 2017
Consortium on Benthic-Pelagic Coupling: Perspective Paper Submitted
A perspective paper has been submitted to Frontiers of Marine Ecology, which acknowledged EuroMarine. The priority areas have been identified. A follow up workshop was not funded by IPSL, but several...
October 20, 2017
European Marine Board Commissioned Brief
Following on from the success of the Working Group, the European Marine Board commissioned a future science brief with a working title of "Marine Graduate Training Future Science Brief". The...
October 23, 2017
Application for Call 6 of the Interreg2seas programme being developed
The workshop group are preparing an application for Call 6 of the Interreg2seas programme to tackle the knowledge gaps in climate change impacts research. This issue is of particular relevance given...
October 25, 2017
Multiple Updates on Climate Change Conference
A mini-review article on the challenges for plankton ecology research was published in March 2017. The article can be found in full here: (https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2017.00068). In other recent...
October 26, 2017
COST Action Approved
A COST Action has been approved entitled “STEM CELLS OF MARINE/AQUATIC INVERTEBRATES: FROM BASIC RESEARCH TO INNOVATIVE APPLICATIONS (MARISTEM (Marine invertebrate stem cells)). The action was...
October 26, 2017
Two Workshop-Related Publications Published
Following on from the 'Management of Bioinvasions in the Mediterranean' workshop, two publications have been released in relation to it. One is the workshop report, while the other document is an...
October 26, 2017
Four Publications Published, plus further updates
There have been a significant number of updates in relation to this workshop. As of October 2017, four publications in relation to the findings of the workshop have been published, with more...
October 26, 2017