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Blue Bioeconomy Forum
This Blue Bioeconomy Forum has been organised for industries, public agencies, financial organisations, researchers and civil society, working on or interested in the Blue Bioeconomy of the EU –...
November 7, 2018
Two Roles available at Sagro Aquaculture Ltd
Sagro Aquaculture Ltd, which is based on the island nation of Cyprus, currently has two positions available. The first position, titled 'Hatchery Technician', will see the applicant work under the...
November 7, 2018
2018/2019 Zooplankton Ring Test
The NMBAQC Scheme was set up to provide quality control/assurance to the macrobenthic invertebrate elements of the Clean Seas Environmental Monitoring Programme (CSEMP; formerly the NMMP); it has...
November 7, 2018
20th IIFET Biennial Conference
The 20th edition of The International Institute of Fisheries Economics & Trade (IIFET) conference will take place from 29 June to 3 July 2020 in Vigo, Spain. The conference will feature an...
November 6, 2018
Postdoctoral Position on Quantitative Social-Ecological Science
The University of Vigo currently has a PhD position open for a suitably qualified candidate. The position, with a contract length of two years, is aimed at a researcher with a strong background in...
November 6, 2018
2019 Open Call for Shipboard Fellowships
Partnership for Observation of the Global Ocean (POGO) will be offering a number of shipboard fellowship opportunities onboard research vessels during 2019. This programme is designed to promote...
November 5, 2018
Senior Lecturer in Late Holocene Marine Geology
The Department of Marine Sciences at University of Gothenburg is looking for an ideal candidate to fill the position of Senior Lecturer in Late Holocene Marine Geology. The candidate for this role is...
November 5, 2018
PhD Role in Estuarine Plankton
The Laboratory of Protistology & Aquatic Ecology (Ghent University) is looking for a highly motivated PhD candidate to investigate the role of estuarine plankton in the dynamics of exopolymeric...
November 5, 2018
Blue Economy Call: Three Calls open for Application
The European Maritime and Fisheries Fund has launched a new call, with a total budget of €18.7 million. The call focuses on 3 topics: Blue Labs (Topic 1), Blue Careers (Topic 2) and Blue Economy (...
November 5, 2018
Blue Invest in the Mediterranean 2019
Following the successful Blue Invest event of May 2018 in Brussels, and within the context of their work on blue investment, the European Commission (DG MARE) is hosting the “Blue Invest in the...
November 5, 2018
Maritime Spatial Planning for Blue Growth Webinar Series
The Maritime Spatial Planning (MSP) Platform is organising a webinar series on the MSP for Blue Growth Study.  The 2018 study gives information on how MSP can assist Member States to foster the...
November 5, 2018
European Marine Board: Fourth Future Science Brief Published
The European Marine Board's (EMB) Future Science Brief No. 4 “Enhancing Europe's capability in marine ecosystem modelling” has recently been published, and is now available on the Board's website.
November 2, 2018
EAS Communications Vacancy
The European Aquaculture Society (EAS) has a vacancy for a dynamic and motivated person to help with the implementation of their development strategy. Working directly with the Executive Director,...
November 2, 2018
PhD ' Wells aquaculture in MV' project
The University of Rostock are seeking a suitably qualified and experienced PhD candidate to take part in the catfish project in the FishGlassHouse which starts next year. African catfish are to be...
November 2, 2018
Call for Sessions and Workshops for the 14th International Coral Reef Symposium (ICRS2020)
ICRS 2020, also known as the 14th International Coral Reef Symposium, is the primary international conference on coral reef science, conservation and management, bringing together more than 2,500 of...
October 25, 2018
Open Call for Transnational Access to European Aquatic Mesocosm Facilities in 2019
The EU Research Infrastructure project AQUACOSM ( has opened the Call for Transnational Access to fund participation or leadership of mesocosm experiments in 2019. The call opens...
October 25, 2018
Engineering Manager at Marine Robotics Centre
The successful applicant for this position will be responsible for the overall development and the management of the Marine Robotics Centre of VLIZ, which will consist of the existing Remotely...
October 24, 2018
Technical Engineer at Marine Robotics Centre
This position will be directly under the head of the Marine Robotics Center and will be responsible for: the operation, maintenance and development of VLIZ robotics: Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV...
October 24, 2018
Associate Professor in Marine and Aquatic Research
Åbo Akademi University is opening a position as Associate Professor or Professor in Marine and Aquatic Research within the tenure-track career system, starting August 1st 2019 (or as agreed). The...
October 24, 2018
Sustainable Ocean Summit 2018
Hong Kong
The SOS uniquely brings together leadership companies from the diverse Ocean Business Community: shipping, oil and gas, fisheries, aquaculture, seabed mining, tourism, renewable energy, ports,...
October 23, 2018
Healthier Oceans and Human Beings
Sponges as “Engine” of the Deep Sea
This event will gather stakeholders and policy-makers to discuss how the potential of deep-sea sponges can be unlocked and how this research can support key policies and legislation, such as the...
October 23, 2018
European Maritime Day 2019
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 23, 2018
IPBES Call for nominations of experts - assessment of invasive alien species
Nominations by EuroMarine possible
IPBES (the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services) calls for the nomination of experts on invasive species by governments or organisations and stakeholders...
October 18, 2018
Young Talent and the Blue Economy Event Report
The Young Talent and the Blue Economy parliament event, co-hosted by the European Marine Board (EMB) and the SEARICA Parliamentary Intergroup, was held on 25 September 2018. The highly successful...
October 17, 2018
Global Ocean Oxygen Network Summer School
The Global Ocean Oxygen Network (GO2NE) from the UNESCO Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC-UNESCO) is organising an International Summer School that will be held from September 2 to 8,...
October 12, 2018
Gordon Research Conference Animal Movement as a Link Between Ecology, Evolution and Behavior
Movement Ecology recently emerged as an independent discipline that integrates movement, its consequences and its origins across taxonomic groups. It specifically considers individual behavioral...
October 11, 2018
3rd ENVRI Community Meeting
The landscape of environmental research infrastructures (RI) and networks is constantly evolving. New RI projects have emerged and some RIs and networks were reorganized (e.g. new RIs supported by...
October 11, 2018
ASLO 2019 Aquatic Sciences Meeting
Planet Water: Challenges and Successes
The Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography (ASLO) seeks to foster a diverse, international scientific community that creates, integrates and communicates knowledge across the full...
October 11, 2018
Pre-Announcement of Upcoming Call on Transdisciplinary Research for Ocean Sustainability
The Belmont Forum in collaboration with Future Earth
The Belmont Forum, in collaboration with Future Earth, will shortly be launching a Collaborative Research Action (CRA) call aimed at at bringing together researchers and other expertise across the...
October 11, 2018
67th Annual Meeting of the British Phycological Society
The British Phycological Society (BPS) announces its 67th Annual Meeting in Oban, Scotland. The BPS's stated vision is "to advance education by the encouragement and pursuit of all aspects of the...
October 11, 2018
Research Assistant in Microplastics & Plankton
Newcastle University is currently seeking a suitable candidate for the role of research assistant to help in reserch involving the study of microplastics and plankton. The successful candidate will...
October 11, 2018
AIR Centre Chief Executive Officer Vacancy
The position of Chief Executive Officer is currently open within AIR Centre. The AIR Centre seeks a CEO who will lead this recently formed international organization through its second stage of...
October 10, 2018
Blue Invest in the Mediterranean Conference: Call for pitches
The Blue Invest in the Mediterranean Conference, which will take place on 24 January 2019, has a call opportunity available. The call is a call for an expression of interest to pitch a presentation...
October 10, 2018
Blue Invest in the Mediterranean 2019
Sustainably developing the Blue Economy of the Mediterranean Sea Basin
A match-making event that brings together innovators and the financial community to sustainably develop the Blue Economy of the Mediterranean Sea basin, while protecting its marine resources. The...
October 10, 2018
Driving blue bioeconomy forward on a pan-European level
In mid-September, representatives of the regions of Crete, the Algarve, Brittany, Basque Country, Galicia, Occitania as well as Research Infrastructures such as EMBRC met in Heraklion, Greece, on the...
October 10, 2018
IFM 49th National Conference
Thriving or Surviving – Creating Resilient Fisheries
The theme for this year’s conference is Thriving or Surviving – Creating Resilient Fisheries.  The branch has put together a programme of talks that incorporates sessions from the freshwater,...
October 2, 2018
CAPTURE International Year of the Reef Colloquium
Capturing Europe’s Respect of Tropical Coral Reefs
Around 30% of the world's reefs are considered to be already  severely damaged by human activity, and climate models predict a regular bleaching of nearly 90% of all reefs by the middle of the...
September 24, 2018
High Energy Mariculture Conference
Europe 2018
The 2018 European edition of this conference will run under a new title ‘High Energy Mariculture Europe’, an international two-day conference focused on the offshore fish farming business, to be held...
September 21, 2018
The massive open online course (MOOC) "One Planet – One Ocean: From Science to Solutions" provides students with the opportunity to learn from the world's leading experts on ocean science. The course...
September 21, 2018
B1 - Bioresources: unlocking and accessing the potential of the marine environment (Part I)
As a part of the Sea Tech Week conference in Brest (8-12 October 2018), Pôle Mer Bretagne Atlantique and EMBRC-France will be hosting the mini-conference: "Bioresources: unlocking and accessing the...
September 21, 2018
Ocean Biogeochemical Modeller
National Oceanography Centre, Southampaton
The National Oceanography Centre (NOC) is a national research organisation, delivering integrated marine science and technology from the coast to the deep ocean and is one of the top five...
September 20, 2018
PhD student: Benthic ecology - Adaptation of macrozoobenthic species to fluctuating oxygen concentrations and their effect on benthic fluxes
Department Marine Geology of the Leibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research Warnemünde (IOW)
The position within the project “The Benguela Upwelling System under climate change – Effects of variability in physical forcing on carbon and oxygen budgets – EVAR” is funded by the Federal Ministry...
September 20, 2018
Postdoctoral Position
MARUM - Center for Marine Environmental Sciences, Universität Bremen, Germany
This position is funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) in the project "Variations in Upwelling Intensity and Sedimentation Regime in the Benguela Upwelling System (...
September 20, 2018
PhD in Marine Geology
Ice sheet retreat dynamics in marine basins
Large parts of today's continental ice sheets in Greenland and Antarctica are losing mass. The sectors of these ice sheets that terminate in marine environments or rest on a bed below sea level are...
September 20, 2018
PhD position in Climate Change
The Alfred Wegener Institute Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research
Topic: "Impacts of climate change on marine animals along latitudinal clines and in polar areas"
The Alfred Wegener Institute Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research (AWI) is announcing an open PhD position focussed around the theme of "Impacts of climate change on marine animals along...
September 19, 2018
Project Manager Position Available
Toralla Marine Science Station
ECIMAT - University of Vigo
The Toralla Marine Science Station (ECIMAT) is the Marine Research Infrastructure at the University of Vigo. The station provides facilities, equipment and services to support marine researchers from...
September 14, 2018
EurOCEAN2019 Conference
The next (2019) edition of the EurOCEAN conference will take place on 11-12 June 2019, in Paris (France), hosted by the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO (7 place Fontenoy - 75007...
September 11, 2018
Early Stage Researcher (ESR) - PhD Position Available
GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel is a foundation of public law jointly financed by the Federal Republic of Germany (90%) and the state of Schleswig-Holstein (10%) and is one of the...
September 7, 2018
7th Kaplan Symposium
The 7th edition of the Kaplan Symposium will take place from 11-13 February 2019 in Eilat, Israel. More details on the event will become available in the coming weeks.
September 5, 2018
Private finance in marine ecosystem restoration webinar series
A webinar series focussed on marine ecosystem restoration provides fresh perspectives on how we can benefit from better planning for a healthy marine environment. GRID-Arendal and the Marine...
September 5, 2018