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ASLO Summer Meeting
The registration for the 2018 edition of the ASLO summer meeting is now open! The ASLO summer meeting is an annual event that brings together people from all over the globe involved in multiple areas...
January 26, 2018
Successful Roads from Organisms to Molecular Tools Symposium
The purpose of this two day symposium is to present established harmonized experimental workflows to accelerate the pace of scientific discovery and innovation from bio-resources. Succesfull...
January 26, 2018
Dredging & the Environment Workshop
This workshop gives a challenging view of the upcoming dredging and marine works and their interaction with the environment. Based on a series of illustrative running projects, the actual picture of...
January 26, 2018
Fishackathon Event
Fishackathon is a worldwide hackathon event organised by UCA in Spain. The aim of the hackathon is to make Earth's waters, aquaculture, and fisheries more sustainable & equitable. Individuals can...
January 26, 2018
Ocean Deoxygenation Conference
The Ocean Deoxygenation Conference taking place in Kiel will deal primarily with the past, present and future state of oxygen in the ocean, as well as determining the impacts on biogeochemical cycles...
January 26, 2018
Accelerating Blue Growth through Marine and Maritime Knowledge Transfer
The COLUMBUS project has demonstrated how it is possible to capitalise on the European Commission’s significant investment in marine and maritime research by ensuring accessibility and uptake of...
January 25, 2018
International Summer School
The University of South Bohemia will host the latest version of their International Summer School in 2018, from 25 June - 20 July. The International Summer School is intended for university students...
January 24, 2018
Gordon Research Conferences on Ocean Biogeochemistry
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology will host the 2018 Biogeochemistry of Marine Interfaces conference from 8-13 July.  The 2018 GRC on Ocean Biogeochemistry will focus on processes that...
January 10, 2018
ECORD Training Course
The new ECORD Train­ing Course will provide a “Vir­tual Drill­ship Ex­per­i­ence” for sci­ent­ists from aca­demia and in­dustry. This one-week course of­fers a ba­sic train­ing fo­cus­ing on the IODP...
January 10, 2018
Maritime Sensing Technologies Workshop
The workshop will address the challenges companies face in advancing technology readiness levels during initial R&D funding, and in bridging the gap between the end of the funding and reaching...
January 10, 2018
EU Aquaculture Farmed in EU Regions
Since the publication in 2013 of the Strategic Guidelines on the sustainable development of European aquaculture, the European Commission has been working closely with Member States to address the...
January 8, 2018
4th CLimate Impacts on Oceanic TOp Predators Symposium
The 4th CLimate Impacts on Oceanic TOp Predators (CLIOTOP) Symposium will take place in Keelung, Taiwan in 2018. Entitled 'Oceanic biodiversity under climate change: shifts in natural and human...
January 4, 2018
EuroMarine first 2019 Steering Committee meeting
This (closed) Steering Committee meeting will be held on 31 January PM at CEIMAR, just after the EuroMarine 2019 General Assembly meeting.
January 1, 2018
Final COLUMBUS International Blue Society Knowledge Transfer Conference
The COLUMBUS project is pleased to announce that the final COLUMBUS International Blue Society Knowledge Transfer Conference will be held in Brussels on 24 January 2018 (10am-5pm). Partners,...
December 19, 2017
Training Course: Creating Impact by Knowledge Transfer for the Research Community
COLUMBUS is offering a free training course on Tuesday 23 January 2018 (1pm-6pm) at the Crowne Plaza Hotel – Le Palace in Brussels, Belgium. Training will include: An introduction to the robust and...
December 19, 2017
Marine Science Camps
These camps, run in partnership with the Marine Biological Association (MBA), are for young people between 16 and 24 years old who are interested in marine biology and marine science.  Each camp,...
December 19, 2017
Summer School on Blue Growth: can marine environment support growth maintaining good ocean health?
The AZTI & EEAcademy Summer School 2018 will take place from 5 - 7 June 2018 in San Sebastian, Spain. The title of this event is "Blue Growth: can marine environment support growth maintaining...
December 19, 2017
Putting the EOSC vision into practice": Sharing & preserving research data across disciplines and borders
From 22 to 25 January 2018, Porto (Portugal) will host the EUDAT Conference "Putting the EOSC vision into practice": Sharing & preserving research data across disciplines and borders. Bringing...
December 19, 2017
EOOS Conference “Evolving EOOS: Connecting communities for end-to-end solutions
Further information will be released on the EOOS website soon. In the meantime, for any queries please contact the organizers at info[at]
December 19, 2017
EOOS Forum and launch of the EOOS strategy
Further information will be released on the EOOS website soon. In the meantime, for any queries please contact the organizers at infoeoos-ocean [dot] eu
December 19, 2017
53rd European Marine Biology Symposium
The 53rd European Marine Biology Symposium will be organized in Ostend by the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) and Lifewatch Belgium between September 17th and 21st, 2018. EMBS53 aims at linking the...
December 19, 2017
5th European Congress of Conservation Biology
The theme of ECCB2018 is planetary wellbeing – a concept that captures the wellbeing of people as well as the integrity and sustainability of Earth's ecosystems. ECCB2018 provides a forum to discuss...
December 19, 2017
Trace element and isotope proxies in paleoceanography: A synthesis workshop
The joint GEOTRACES/PAGES workshop on the synthesis of geochemical proxies used in paleoceanography aims to establish the strength, limits and conditions of application of a given proxy. There is a...
December 15, 2017
ALGAEUROPE 2017 Conference
ALGAEUROPE offers an unique opportunity for the exchange between academia and industry. The conference will be established in a networking based environment that allows discussions on the evolution...
December 6, 2017
ENA Sequence Retrieval Workshop
This free course will introduce users to the powerful search and retrieval methods available within ENA (European Nucleotide Archive) for annotated sequences, genomes, raw data and metadata, as well...
December 5, 2017
MixITiN project Early Stage Researchers Training
The MixITiN project, coordinated by Swansea University, ultimately aims to update the conceptual basis upon which management tools for ocean, seas and coasts have operated. With this goal in mind,...
December 5, 2017
EuroMarine first 2018 Steering Committee meeting
This (closed) Steering Committee meeting will be held on 19 January AM at CIIMAR, just after the EuroMarine 2018 General Assembly meeting.
November 30, 2017
Marine data consultancy: the EMBRIC Configurator
An event associated to EuroMarine 2018 General Assembly meeting
Do you have marine data, metadata and/or samples with a biomolecular focus? Would you like to access the resources of ELIXIR for the management, analysis and interpretation of your data? Would you...
November 30, 2017
VLIZ Marine Science Day
The VLIZ Marine Science Day has become an established event for all marine and coastal scientists in Flanders/Belgium and its neighbouring regions. Dating back to its predecessor the 'IZWO Contact...
November 22, 2017
Science Meets Parliament: The Role of Science in a Post-Fact Society
Under the main topic "the role of science in a post fact society" the European Parliament opens its doors to the Science Meets Parliaments - flagship initiative of the Joint Research Centre (JRC)....
November 22, 2017
European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2018
The EGU General Assembly 2018 will bring together geoscientists from all over the world to one meeting covering all disciplines of the Earth, planetary and space sciences. The EGU aims to provide a...
November 22, 2017
The Ocean in a +2°C world - An analytical perspective
Global warming is a great challenge for humankind. Most countries have therefore signed an agreement to reduce carbon dioxide emissions in order to keep and the average atmospheric temperature...
November 22, 2017
The 50th International Liege Colloquium on Ocean Dynamics
2018 marks the 50th anniversary of the inaugural International Liege Colloquium on Ocean Dynamics, which will take place at the University of Liège, Belgium. Since the 50th anniversary is a major...
November 21, 2017
Which next steps for OurOcean?
As already expressed in its 2015 Statement for Oceans and Climate, the Seas, Rivers, Islands and Coastal Areas Intergroup of the European Parliament fully endorses the statement of the Our Ocean...
November 21, 2017
FOSTER Open Science Trainer Bootcamp
The FOSTER Open Science Training Bootcamp will run from 18-20 April 2018, and will consist mostly of high-intensity, insightful work on several different areas, which will include: Popular and...
November 21, 2017
First Union for the Mediterranean stakeholder conference
The conference will target several objectives. First, by sharing ideas and views, it will try to fortify the Mediterranean Blue Economy community. Then, by taking advantage of past experiences, it...
November 8, 2017
International Meeting on Marine Research
The International Meeting on Marine Research 2018 (IMMR’18) will take place in Peniche, Portugal, from the 5-6 July 2018. IMMR’18 is an international congress planned to communicate novel scientific...
November 8, 2017
General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean Fish Forum
The first General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean (GFCM) Fish Forum will take place in Rome from 10-14 December 2018. The conference, one of the first of its kind, will encompass many...
November 8, 2017
Euromarine Working Group on Marine Research Infrastructures
News On 29 January, 2019 EMGRI will be running a workshop as a side event to the EuroMarine General Assembly in Cádiz, hosted by the University of Cádiz (UCA) at the historic Edificio Constitución...
October 29, 2017
The marine animal forests of the world: Challenges, frontiers and the role of science in its management and conservation
Objectives The main aim of this Working Group will be providing the basis of knowhow and identify the gaps of knowledge in order to stimulate the conception of a European project which aims to...
October 29, 2017
Arctic Sea-Ice Change: Insights into near-future changes in Arctic sea-ice biogeochemistry and associated ecosystems
Objectives The overarching aims of this workshop are to: Summarize the existing knowledge of changes for a number of selected physical and biogeochemical variables and parameters, representative of...
October 29, 2017
Ecosystem changes associated with offshore wind farms: Bridging the gap between biogeochemical effects and its repercussions for ecosystem functioning and services
Objectives This workshop aims to address the current poor link between OWF- environment monitoring observations and the societal relevance by introducing the field of biodiversity – ecosystem...
October 29, 2017
Improving the visibility of ocean data from new technologies: A case study of high frequency flow cytometry
During the last 10 years, scientists have developed collaboration around the North Sea, Channel, Baltic and Mediterranean Sea, sharing experience and knowledge on online flow cytometry measurement....
October 29, 2017
Trait-based approach to seagrass ecosystems
The rationale of the workshop is to understand how functional traits scale upwards to crucial ecosystem functions and response to climate changes. We will take advantage of the knowledge acquired by...
October 29, 2017
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
Objective The invited consortium of the workshop proposed here will bring together researchers working across a range of trophic levels, from viruses to zooplankton and even fish, within the fields...
October 29, 2017
Anticipating Potential Pathways and Routes for Innovation towards desirable Socio-Economic impacts
Objectives Identify opportunities and challenges, bottlenecks Characterise the variety of socio-economic impacts Build an awareness of tools and methods to address socio-economic impacts of Marine...
October 29, 2017
Autonomous Systems for Integrated Marine and Maritime Observations in Coastal areas
This workshop aims at identify present technological solutions, the limits for integration of existing platforms, and the development of new one to provide accurate, reliable and cost efficient data...
October 29, 2017
Marine Holobionts - concepts and challenges
Realizing the importance of the concept of holobionts, many marine labs across Europe have started to incorporate this notion into their research projects at different levels, from targeted...
October 29, 2017
Modelling Ocean Plastic Litter in a Changing Climate: Challenges and Mitigations
Plastic pollution of marine ecosystems is a growing concern as the global production of plastics in 2014 was 311 million tonnes, of which between 4.8-12.7 million metric tons found their way into our...
October 29, 2017
International Institute of Fisheries Economics & Trade 2018 Conference
IIFET 2018
Details for the International Institute of Fisheries Economics & Trade (IIFET) 2018 Conference have been announced, and the Early Bird registration option is now open. IIFET is the only global...
October 20, 2017