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Ocean-colour data in climate studies advanced training short course
This training course aims to provide PhD students and early career researchers with the fundamentals of ocean-colour satellite data and their applications. The course will deliver training in ocean-...
June 13, 2017
One Planet – One Ocean: From Science to Solutions Online Course
Join the global learner community that will be part of this Massive Open Online Course starting soon. We, a group of ocean scientists from natural sciences, law, economics and philosophy, will share...
June 12, 2017
Pulse gear – A more sustainable alternative for traditional beam trawling?
The pulse trawl is a fishing gear that uses electrical pulses to catch target species such as sole and shrimp. The pulse trawl is considered by ICES and STECF to be a more sustainable alternative to...
June 12, 2017
Gas Hydrate and Offshore Geohazard
The Seas, Rivers, Islands and Coastal Areas Intergroup organises a discussion on offshore geohazard on 22 June 2017 at the European Parliament in Room ASP 3 H 1. Offshore geohazards impede the...
June 12, 2017
Advanced Course Monitoring environmental effects of aquaculture
The course requires personal work and interaction among participants and with lecturers. The international characteristics of the course favour the exchange of experiences and points of view. The...
June 8, 2017
6th Congress of the International Society for Applied Phycology
After Almería-Spain in 2002, Kunming-China in 2005, Galway - Ireland in 2008, Halifax–Canada in 2011 and Sydney-Australia in 2014,  the committee presiding the International Society of Applied...
June 6, 2017
4th International Conference on Environmental Specimen Banks (ESBs)
The Biscay Bay Environmental Specimen Bank (BBEBB) will host in Bilbao during the first days of October 2017 the 4th International Conference on Environmental Specimen Banks (ESBs). BBEBB is located...
June 6, 2017
SHIPPING AND THE ENVIRONMENT - From Regional to Global Perspectives
This conference, taking place in Gothenburg, Sweden, is an international event on the environmental impact of shipping and its importance within policy, marine spatial planning and the maritime...
May 31, 2017
2018 International Sandy Beaches Symposium
The ISBS 2018 will be held from 25 to 29 May 2018. It will be hosted by the Institute for Marine Biology Biotechnology and Aquaculture, Hellenic Centre for Marine Research.  Sandy beach scientists,...
May 31, 2017
Multilateral Science-Policy Partnerships: Generating the Evidence to Underpin SDG Implementation
To set the ocean on a path of sustainable development and preserve the essential ecosystem goods and services it provides, humankind does need to bring about a step-change in the way it understands...
May 31, 2017
Aquaculture in Southern Europe: Basic and Applied Aspects
Aquaculture is practiced in all types of existing aquatic environments, from marsh ponds and estuaries to rivers, lakes and the sea. In the Southwest of Spain, aquaculture activity is mainly located...
May 24, 2017
Ecological applications of Biomarkers in aquatic food web studies
The growing demand for a sustainable use of aquatic resources has stimulated research interest in untangling the functional relationships between aquatic organisms, including interactions at the...
May 24, 2017
UGent Blue Growth Summerschool
The second edition of the Blue Growth Summer School is taking place at GreenBridge, UGent Campus Ostend in Belgium from 11-22 September 2017. The Summer School will cover a wide range of topics...
May 24, 2017
ECBS 2017 - 5th European Chemical Biology Symposium
The meeting ECBS 2017 brings together chemical biology researchers from screening and drug discovery, systems biology and therapeutic innovation. It builds on the success at the 5th ICBS 2016 in...
May 24, 2017
Hjort Summer School 2017 – Bridging Methods in Marine Science: From the Lab to Models
The Program To achieve a better understanding of the connectivity of lab and modelling work, the 2017 Hjort Summer School has a strong focus on hands-on work. Accompanied by lectures, students will...
May 23, 2017
EcoAqua Third Summer School
Marine/ Maritime Spatial Planning (MSP)
This edition of the summer school course will provide the participants a solid overall understanding of basic and applied aspects of Marine/Maritime Spatial Planning (MSP). This course will follow a...
May 23, 2017
3rd International Symposium on Nematodes as Environmental Bioindicators
The Institute of Technology Carlow, in collaboration with the Association of Applied Biologists, and the Organising Committee of the 3rd International Symposium on Nematodes as Environmental...
May 23, 2017
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