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Networks and Pathways Training Course
Venue: European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI) - Training Room 2 - Wellcome Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge,  CB10 1SD, United Kingdom This course will provide life scientists training on...
December 7, 2016
Introduction to Omics data integration
Location: European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI) - Training Room 2 - Wellcome Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge,  CB10 1SD, United Kingdom With the increase in the volume of data across the...
December 7, 2016
Data Visualisation for Biology: a practical workshop on design, techniques and tools
This workshop will take place at the European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI) - Wellcome Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge, CB10 1SD, United Kingdom. As biological datasets increase in size and...
December 7, 2016
AMT4SentinelFRM International Workshop
The Copernicus Sentinel Atlantic Meridional Transect Fiducial Reference Measurements workshop will serve as a forum for discussing the performance of Sentinel -1, -2 and -3 at retrieving ocean colour...
December 7, 2016
5th PAGES Open Science Meeting 2017
The Open Science Meeting (OSM) and the associated Young Scientists Meeting (YSM) are the premier scientific events of Past Global Changes (PAGES), a core project of Future Earth and a scientific...
December 6, 2016
The 8th International Conference on Marine Bioprospecting
BIOPROSP is held every two years with a focus on bioprospecting from marine environments. It takes place in the capital of the Arctic world, a university town in northern Norway called Tromsø.  The...
December 2, 2016
ESSAS Open Science Meeting on Subarctic and Arctic Science
The Ecosystem Studies of Subarctic and Arctic Seas (ESSAS) is a regional program of the Integrated Marine Biogeochemistry and Ecosystem Research (IMBER) project.  Its objectives are to understand how...
December 1, 2016
IMBIZO V Marine biosphere research for a sustainable ocean: Linking ecosystems, future states and resource management
IMBER will hold its fifth IMBIZO (the Zulu word for a gathering) at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute, Woods Hole, MA, USA from 2-6 October 2017. The theme of IMBIZO V will be: Marine biosphere...
December 1, 2016
Arctic Futures Symposium 2016
Arctic Futures brings together people from a wide variety of backgrounds who have an interest in the Arctic. The Symposium is an annual event which promises insight and dialogue on current issues...
November 22, 2016
Blue Symposium: Sponge, Corals and the World
SPONGE, CORALS AND THE WORLD is an international symposium on marine sciences, blue business and society. The symposium is a joint initiative of three EC-funded projects: BluePharmTrain, Atlas and...
November 21, 2016
Belmont Forum - "funding research to address the challenges of global environmental change”
The Belmont Forum is a global partnership of 26 of the world’s major research funding agencies. It aims to deliver on global wide sustainable solutions for detrimental environmental change challenges...
November 21, 2016
Towards an EU Strategy for Coastal Mapping
Information regarding this event will be published soon.
November 18, 2016
Workshop: Comparative methods in evolutionary biology
An intensive workshop on phylogenetic and comparative methods will take place at the Stazione Zoologica Dohrn in Naples from 5th-7th of December 2016.  The workshop will include lectures on the...
November 18, 2016
COFASP Final Conference and Workshops "Cross border research - a great chance for the Marine and Maritime sector"
The Cooperation in Fisheries, Aquaculture and Seafood Processing (COFASP) final conference entitled "Cross border research, a great change for the Marine and Maritime sector" will take place on...
November 15, 2016
Workshop: Best Practices for Biological Resource Centres – Long-term Preservation, Reproductive Technology, Genetic Resources & Containment
The European Marine Biological Research Infrastructure Cluster (EMBRIC) will accelerate the pace of scientific discovery and promote new applications derived from marine organisms in areas such as...
November 10, 2016
2016 STRONGMAR conference – a sea of science
The STRONGMAR (Strengthening Maritime Technology Research Center) conference will take place in Porto, Portugal on the 17 November 2016. The registration is free but mandatory. Topics covered during...
November 3, 2016
SEARICA Intergroup event "Deep Sea Mining. What next for Science?"
Over the past five years, the European Commission and EU Member States have made large investments in research and technological development to prepare for a world in which deep-sea mining is a...
November 3, 2016
Marine Protected Areas: marine biodiversity and ecosystems for the Blue Economy
The Committee on Fisheries will hold a hearing on "Marine Protected Areas: valuing marine biodiversity and ecosystems for the Blue Economy" on 9 November 2016 from 16:30 to 18:30. Marine protected...
November 1, 2016
Invasive Alien Species conference
November 10, 2016 13:00-15:00 ASP A3H1 Members of the European Parliament Ricardo Serrão Santos and Pavel Poc will bring together scientists and politicians to discuss the Invasive Alien Species (IAS...
November 1, 2016
Young Scientist Working Group
YSWG
Summary January 2018 - Jan 2019 Young scientists: PhD students or individuals in first post-doctorate contract Full or Invited Member Organisation One candidate per organisation Develop the network's...
October 27, 2016
Forecasting and responding to ecological, social and economic impacts of environmental effects on European species
ForeSEE
Topic 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...
October 27, 2016
3rd International Workshop on Trait-Based Approaches to Ocean Life
Scope 60 to 100 participants are expected to meet undertake foresight and horizon scanning activities to: develop a roadmap for future developments of the approach in the marine scientific community...
October 27, 2016
The application of population genomics to fisheries management
Scope Population genomics enables the identification of both neutral and adaptive markers; the former can provide information about connectivity among areas due to migration and drift and the latter...
October 27, 2016
The role of positive species interactions in sustaining and restoring the biodiversity of temperate coasts under future climate scenarios
POSTCLIMA
Scope Coastal marine ecosystems are substantial contributors to the prosperity and well-being in Europe. Several gaps in our knowledge of the mechanisms regulating the direction and strength of...
October 27, 2016
Advanced school on Multispecies Modelling Approaches for Ecosystem Based Marine Resource Management in the Mediterranean Sea
AMARE-MED
Scope Mediterranean fisheries resources are giving worrying signals of overexploitation and this critical situation appears difficult to reverse with current management approaches. Thus in order to...
October 26, 2016
Introduction to marine phytoplankton identification and taxonomy workshop
Scope The workshop will give participants the chance to discuss results from multiple time series providing phytoplankton data into the MSFD process throughout Europe, and ensure consistency in...
October 26, 2016
2017 Edition of the Ramon Margalef Summer Colloquia – Spatial and temporal patterns in physical-biological oceanic processes: from scale interaction to the rise of the living ocean
RMSC-2017
Scope 15 lecturers will interact with 30 additional student participants at the graduate or junior postgraduate research level to exchange ideas between experienced and young ocean researchers. Topic...
October 26, 2016
13th Summer course on Marine Ecological and Environmental Genomics
MEEG2017
Scope 18 students of at least the level of second year PhD training will participate in this course, which aims to demonstrate the key role of marine genomics for the understanding of the marine...
October 26, 2016
GODAE International School: New Frontiers of Operational Oceanography
Scope This course is open to 70 PhD students, post-doctoral scientists and possibly young academics. The curriculum will include topics covering the leading edge of science in ocean observing systems...
October 26, 2016
MONGOOS Workshop on Mediterranean Advanced Modelling
Split, Croatia
The Mediterranean Operational Network for the Global Ocean Observing System (MONGOOS), acting as a EuroGOOS regional network, is organizing a workshop back to back with their annual meeting. The...
October 24, 2016
International Workshop on Sea-Level Measurement Technologies
La Rochelle, France
The EuroGOOS Tide Gauge Task Team will hold a scientific workshop to tackle inter-comparison of sea-level measuring instruments, data processing, quality control, and emerging technologies....
October 24, 2016
EGU 2017 Marine Related Conference Sessions
European Geosciences Union
The European Geosciences Union General Assembly will be held between the 23rd-28th April 2016 in Vienna, Austria. The EGU General Assembly 2017 will bring together geoscientists from all over the...
October 21, 2016
World Conference on Marine Biodiversity (WCMB) 2018
The 4th World Conference on Marine Biodiversity will be held in Montréal, Québec, Canada, from May 20-23, 2018. This meeting will bring together scientists, practitioners, and policy makers to...
October 19, 2016
Marine Imaging Workshop 2017
GEOMAR, Germany
The Marine Imaging Workshop 2017 follows on from a successful 2014 workshop, and invites anyone using visual imagery in the marine realm: scientists, engineers, researchers, regulators, and...
October 13, 2016
19th International Conference on Biodiversity, Ecology and Conservation of Marine Ecosystems
London, UK
The ICBECME 2017: 19th International Conference on Biodiversity, Ecology and Conservation of Marine Ecosystems aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to...
October 13, 2016
Coastal Dynamics 2017
Helsingør, Denmark
The Coastal Dynamics conference series advances the community's understanding of recent applied and basic research concerning coastal waves and currents, interactions between wind, water and...
October 13, 2016
2017 Conference of Maritime Spatial Planning, Ecosystem Approach & Supporting Information Systems
European seas have legal instruments that provide the framework for maritime spatial planning (MSP 2014/59/EU), framework on marine strategies (MSFD 2008/56/EC), framework on marine and maritime...
October 10, 2016
Time series analysis in environmental science and applications to climate change
Times-series analysis is the future for environmental sciences to understand natural processes and their dynamics. To support these technical developments, the “Time series analysis in environmental...
October 4, 2016
Silicon, Silica & their Isotopes: Biology, Biogeochemistry & Biotechnology
Blanes, Spain
The IBIS-2017 Conference "Silicon, Silica and their Isotopes: Biology, Biogeochemistry and Biotechnology" aims to share and discuss recent advances and discoveries in: 1) Biological and molecular...
October 3, 2016
Facilitating Transnational Usage of Europe's Marine Research Infrastructure
IOPAN, Poland
A half day workshop on “Facilitating Transnational Usage of Europe´s Marine Research Infrastructure”, at IOPAN´s premises in Sopot, Poland, will take place on November 15th 2016. EurOcean together...
October 3, 2016
Global Ocean Biodiversity Governance: the contribution of science
This briefing is a contribution to reflections about the role of Europe in global marine biodiversity governance negotiations. The coming years will be a key period in defining the governance of...
September 30, 2016
Center for Complexity and Biosystems Second Workshop
The Second Workshop of CC&B will take place 5 October at Sala Crociera Alta, Via Festa del Perdono 7 University of Milan. This year the workshop will be followed by a special session on progeria...
September 30, 2016
The 11th Baltic Sea Science Congress “Living along gradients: past, present, future”
The biennial Baltic Sea Science Congress (BSSC) was established 20 years ago, joining the research communities of Baltic Marine Biologists, Baltic Marine Geologists and the Conference of Baltic...
September 30, 2016
Ecological Restoration: Rivers and Coastal Systems Advanced Course
  The advanced course Ecological Restoration: Rivers and Coastal Systems will be held in Coimbra, from 21st to 25th of November, organized by researchers Maria João Feio e João Neto (MARE-University...
September 28, 2016
AtlantOS joint workshop on strategies, methods and new technologies for a sustained and integrated autonomous in-situ observing system for the Atlantic Ocean
This 3-day scientific and technical workshop is an initiative of the AtlantOS project supported by contributions from the AORA-CSA project. The idea of a joint event was motivated by an attempt to...
September 27, 2016
16S rRNA gene metabarcoding Course
The 16s rRNA gene has become the standard marker for prokaryote phylogenetic analysis, and combined with high-throughput sequencing technologies it is widely used to infer the structure and...
September 27, 2016
Eukaryotic Metabarcoding Course
Metabarcoding techniques are a set of novel genetic tools for qualitatively and quantitatively assessing biodiversity of natural communities. Their potential applications include (but are not...
September 27, 2016
10th edition of Sea Tech Week
Sea Tech Week, international marine science and technology week, brings to the city of Brest (France) every two years leading international experts in various marine-related disciplines. 2014...
September 26, 2016
2nd International Conference on Marine/Maritime Spatial Planning
This conference will take place from 15 - 17 March 2017 in UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France. During the Conference, there will be the possibility to exhibit at the UNESCO Headquarters in the main...
September 26, 2016
2017 Early Career Scientists Conference: Climate, Oceans and Society Challenges & Opportunities
To encourage the participation of young scientists in international scientific investigations and to promote their involvement in the management and stewardship of the marine environment, the North...
September 26, 2016