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Supporting the Implementation of SDG 14: State of Play on the UN Ocean Conference
Adopted in 2015, the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) represent a comprehensive, universal and inclusive sustainable development framework. The SDG 14 aims to “conserve and sustainably use the...
May 23, 2017
24th SARAF Session
Since 2001, SARAF aims at training engineers and technicians to the modern methods of analysis of residues and contaminants in food. The lectures are provided in English by leading European experts...
May 22, 2017
TRACE Water JPI Workshop
Antibiotic resistance has become a major global public health concern. This workshop is intended to promote knowledge and idea exchange on the occurrence, detection, fate, effects, and risk of...
May 10, 2017
Restoring fish abundance by protecting Essential Fish Habitats
A Debate on the progress on the protection of Essential Fish Habitats under Article 8 of the EU Common Fisheries Policy and its contribution to rebuilding European fish stocks by 2020. This...
May 10, 2017
European Coral Reef Symposium 2017
Reef Conservation UK (RCUK) is a networking group and annual meeting for reef scientists, conservationists and enthusiasts to discuss and collaborate on issues related to coral reef research and...
May 9, 2017
The Role of Microalgae Biotechnology in Blue & Green Economy
Microalgae biotechnology is a fast growing domain emerged in the last decades due to their huge potential as raw matter for a great diversity of products and services. Microalgae biomass consists of...
May 9, 2017
Coastal Summer School on “How to govern marine environment: Baltic Sea and sediment services as a case study”
The summer school “How to govern marine environment: Baltic Sea and sediment services as a case study“ will give an interdisciplinary overview on topics related to the functioning of marine...
May 8, 2017
3rd Blue Planet Symposium
The 3rd Blue Planet Symposium will serve as a forum for discussion of societal information needs resulting from the important role the oceans play in Earth's life-support system and the challenge of...
May 8, 2017
Water Innovation Europe
The Water Innovation Europe conference is an annual event which aims to showcase the pro-active approach being taken towards the water challenges, to not only create jobs, but also ensure strong...
May 8, 2017
Advances in Integrated Ocean Research towards Sustainable Development
This international research conference will focus specifically on scientific dialogue, in the areas of Ocean Pressures, Ocean Prosperity, Ocean Resilience, Digital Ocean and Ocean Education and...
May 8, 2017
Using 'The Vegetative Key to the British Flora'
This one day training event is aimed at practitioners with good existing knowledge of plant taxonomy. The training covers the use and limitations of the key and will help develop confidence in...
May 4, 2017
Maritime Spatial Planning Conference: Addressing Land-Sea Interactions
The Directorate General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries of the European Commission is organising a two-day conference to address the topic of Land Sea Interactions within the framework of Maritime...
May 2, 2017
How European Biological and Medical Sciences Research Infrastructures boost Innovation by Open Access
This meeting, titled 'How European Biological and Medical Sciences Research Infrastructures boost Innovation by Open Access', will take place on 20 June 2017 in Brussels, Belgium. The meeting is part...
May 2, 2017
Introduction to abundance estimation from fisheries acoustic surveys
This course introduces the principles of fisheries acoustics and the fundamental steps required to design, conduct and analyze data to estimate the abundance and distribution of marine fauna.  A case...
April 28, 2017
EuroGOOS International Conference: Operational Oceanography serving sustainable marine development
The EuroGOOS international conference takes place every three years. The conference provides a forum for a broad range of implementers and users of operational oceanography services, including marine...
April 26, 2017
5th ESA Advanced Training on Ocean Remote Sensing and Synergy
BACKGROUND As part of the EO Science For Society – scientific exploitation programme element, the European Space Agency (ESA) is organising an advanced Remote Sensing Training Course devoted to train...
April 26, 2017
4th Atlantic Stakeholder Platform Conference - Call for Workshops
The 4th Atlantic Stakeholder Platform Conference (ASCP2017) will take place on 8 November 2017 in Glasgow, United Kingdom. The annual Atlantic Stakeholder Platform Conference is the central hub for...
April 26, 2017
Tyrrhenian Magmatism & Mantle Exhumation (TIME)
The purpose of the TIME workshop is to open the opportunities by the Tyrrhenian basin to a broader group of interdisciplinary experts to develop an International Ocean Discovery Plan (IODP) proposal...
April 21, 2017
RDA EU – ENVRI Summer School on Data Management and Data Science
Data Science is a new methodology to better understand the complexity of environmental, living and societal systems and to exploit the huge amount of data being generated for scientific and business...
April 13, 2017
Impacts of benthic faunal diversity on ecosystem functioning of shelf seas
This project provides an opportunity for a student to get an integrated understanding of the state, functioning and ecosystem-level impacts of benthic communities by combining laboratory work...
April 13, 2017
NF-POGO Fellowship for on-board training for FRidge Cruise 2017
This fellowship programme is open to early career scientists, technicians, postgraduate students (PhD/MSc) and post-doctoral fellows involved in oceanographic work at centres in developing countries...
April 11, 2017
FLBEIA Training Course
Bio-Economic Impact Assessment using FLR
FLBEIA is a multi-stock and multi-fleet simulation model that describes a fishery system under a Management Strategy Evaluation (MSE) approach. The model is designed with the aim to facilitate the...
April 10, 2017
2017 Global Ocean Science Education Workshop
The Global Ocean Science Education Workshops are sponsored and facilitated by the international Consortium for Ocean Science Exploration and Engagement (COSEE), the UNESCO Intergovernmental...
April 7, 2017
March for Science taking Place across Europe
The March for Science will take place on 22 April 2017. Marches have been organised in over 400 locations across the globe. The march comes amidst the recent trend of science, scientists and evidence...
April 6, 2017
Knowing the Oceans for Achieving Sustainable Development
Scientific and legal aspects of marine scientific research activities
The international conference 'Knowing the Oceans for Achieving Sustainable Development' will take place from 27-28 April 2017 in Oceanographic Museum of Monaco. The event will see a wide array of...
April 5, 2017
Current-Controlled Sea Floor Archives: Coral Mounds and Contourites
The ECORD Summer School on “Current-Controlled Sea Floor Archives: Coral Mounds and Contourites” 2017 will take place from 21 August to 1 September 2017 at the MARUM – Center for Marine Environmental...
March 31, 2017
The Urbino Summer School in Paleoclimatology
Past Global Change Reconstruction and Modelling Techniques
The 14th summer school of the USSP consortium will focus on past climate dynamics with special emphasis on the analysis of the long-term carbon cycling and its implications in the understanding of...
March 31, 2017
Launch of the Blue Growth Community in the Mediterranean
The event organized within the InnoBlueGrowth Horizontal project, funded under the INTERREG Med Programme, will take place in the beautiful context of Villa Celimontana in Rome, on 6 and 7  April....
March 24, 2017
Launch of the Blue Growth Community in the Mediterranean
Connecting innovation clusters and networks in key sectors
The event organized within the InnoBlueGrowth Horizontal project, funded under the INTERREG Med Programme, will take place in the beautiful context of Villa Celimontana in Rome, on 6 and 7  April....
March 24, 2017
European Environmental Ports Conference 2017
ACI’s European Environmental Ports Conference 2017 will be taking place in Antwerp, Belgium, on 7th – 8th June 2017. The event will bring together senior representatives from the global port...
March 24, 2017
Fifth EMSEA Conference, Malta 2017
The European Marine Science Educators Association (EMSEA) will hold its fifth conference this year, in association with the Department of Geosciences, Faculty of Science in the University of Malta....
March 21, 2017
OCB 2017 Summer Workshop
The OCB Summer School will take place this year at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute in Massachusetts. Taking place over the course of four days, the event will consist of five talks on varying...
March 21, 2017
Thirteenth MEDCOAST Congress on Coastal and Marine Sciences, Engineering, Management & Conservation (MEDCOAST 17)
The biennial MEDCOAST congress in Malta is the thirteenth event of the series that was started in 1993 for contributing to coastal and marine sciences, engineering, management and conservation in...
March 16, 2017
Sustainable Blue Growth in Mediterranean and Black Sea countries
Building capacities and developing skills in the marine and maritime sectors
OGS, the Italian National Institute of Oceanography and Applied Geophysics, in collaboration with other partner-institutions is organizing an advanced training school in Trieste for researchers,...
March 16, 2017
Coding, data management, and Shiny applications using RStudio for evolutionary biologists and ecologists
The course will introduce programming logic using the R syntax. The participants will be able to solve problems involving heterogeneous biological datasets and the combined use of different...
March 8, 2017
Integrated approaches to investigate the role of soft and hard substrate benthos in ecosystem functioning: from field observations and experiments to modeling and indicator development
Within this summer school, 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 and...
March 8, 2017
Workshop on Sustainability in Marine Biodiscovery
NUI Galway will this year host a workshop titled 'Workshop on Sustainability in Marine Biodiscovery'. This workshop is funded by an SFI catalyst award and is intended to bring marine biodiscovery...
March 8, 2017
COAST-Bordeaux 2017 - Systemic and Biodiversity Evolution of Marine Coastal Ecosystems under the Pressure of Climate Change, Natural and Anthropogenic Local Factors
The COAST-Bordeaux 2017 event will take place this year in Domaine du Haut Carré, France. Running from 7-10 November 2017, the event will bring together an international scientific symposium on...
March 7, 2017
First GEOTRACES Summer School to be held in Brest, France
This summer school will be held in Brest, France, between the 20th and 26th August 2017. It will bring together over 60 students and 20 world-leading international scientists, and is supported by the...
March 6, 2017
Workshop on ‘Frontiers in ocean-atmosphere exchange: Air sea interface and fluxes of mass and energy’
The upcoming Frontiers in ocean-atmosphere exchange: Air sea interface and fluxes of mass and energy workshop will take place in Cargèse, Corsica, France, from 15-18 May 2017. Organised by Surface...
March 6, 2017
Taxonomy of Marine Flora: Marine Summer Schools 2017
This master degree summer course is a hands-on introduction to marine plants with an emphasis on seaweeds. It trains you to recognise and identify the typical marine algae in various coastal habitats...
March 3, 2017
First International MARINA RRI workshop on Sustainable Maritime and Coastal Tourism
The extraordinary beauty and cultural wealth of EU’s coastal areas have made them the preferred destination for many holidaymakers from Europe and abroad, making coastal and maritime tourism an...
March 2, 2017
Side events for The Ocean Conference: Guidelines for Organizers Now Available
Side events sponsored by Member States, UN system and other Inter-Governmental Organizations as well as Major Groups and other stake holders, will be organized daily at the UN Headquarters in New...
March 2, 2017
9th International Workshop on Modeling the Ocean (IWMO)
The 9th International Workshop on Modeling the Ocean will take place in Seoul, Korea, 3-6 July 2017.The workshop series has grown in both size and reputation exponentially, since its beginnings as a...
March 1, 2017
52nd European Marine Biology Symposium
From 25 to 29 September 2017, the National Institute of Biology, Marine Biology Station Piran (Slovenia) will host the 52nd European Marine Biology Symposium (EMBS). European Marine Biology Symposium...
February 22, 2017
AZTI and EEAcademy Summer School
After the Water Framework Directive (WFD, 2000/60/EC), the European Member States should have achieved good ecological status in all surface waters (lakes, rivers, transitional waters and coasts) by...
February 21, 2017
Integrated Earth Systems Sciences Biogeochemical Oceanography in Upwelling Ecosystems
Applications are now being accepted for the 4th African Discovery Camp for Research-based Training in Science for the Sustainable Use and Management of Marine Ecosystems and their Resources.  Course...
February 21, 2017
Jerico-NEXT Summer School - From multidisciplinary data to integrated information for coastal areas
Jerico-NEXT will this year host a summer school on the use of integrated physical and biological monitoring with novel sensor methods for water management issues such as the Marine Strategy Framework...
February 21, 2017
3rd Joint German, Swedish, Finnish European Scientific Diving (ESD) Training Course
The 3rd Joint German, Swedish, Finnish European Scientific Diving (ESD) Training Course takes place this year across two venues, encompassing two practical aspects of the course, between which there...
February 21, 2017
COPEMED Summer School in Quantitative Fisheries Stock Assessment
Introduction The Institute for Marine and Coastal Environment in Capo Granitola, Italy will this year host the Summer School in Quantitative Fisheries Stock Asssessment. The school, a joint venture...
February 20, 2017