The function of the IUCN World Conservation Congress is to set priorities and drive conservation and sustainable development action. IUCN’s 1300+ government, civil society and indigenous peoples’ Member organisations vote on major issues, an action which guides humanity’s relationship with our planet for the decades ahead.
The 55th European Marine Biology Symposium, a keystone event in the field of marine biology, will be held at the University of Gdańsk (UG), in Poland. Originally scheduled for August 2020, the event has been postponed to the summer/autumn of 2021. The current date listed above is only a placeholder; the actual dates will be announced once they are confirmed.
The International Conference for Young Marine Researchers (ICYMARE) is completely organized by young volunteers and offers a powerful and inspiring international set-up for an excellent network opportunity and some first conference experience for early career researchers. This year's event will consist of lots of talks and posters organized in several scientific sessions. These sessions cover a broad variety of topics all areas of marine research.
In alignment with the 2020 UN Ocean Conference theme "Scaling up ocean action based on science and innovation for the implementation of Goal 14: stocktaking, partnerships and solutions", and with the aim of giving youth the opportunity to contribute for the implementation of this important SDG, the Governments of Portugal and Kenya will host the Ocean Youth Forum, organized by the Sustainable Ocean Allia
In light of the global coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and growing public health concerns, the 2020 United Nations Ocean Conference has been postponed.
Co-hosts of the Conference Kenya and Portugal, in consultation with the General Assembly, will decide on possible future dates for the Conference, including timelines for the preparatory process.
The Mediterranean research conglomerates MISTRALS and MedECC have announced a major three-day conference in 2020 for all decision-makers of the Mediterranean countries, hosted by Aix-Marseille University (AMU-MIO). Inspired by the achievements of science-policy interfaces such as the IPCC (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change), from which it takes up several objectives, this conference will be an opportunity to review existing scientific knowledge and the issues that the M
The Xiamen Symposium on Marine Environmental Sciences (XMAS) was established by Xiamen University's the State Key Laboratory of Marine Environmental Science (MEL) in order to promote interdisciplinary studies in marine environmental science and to foster the next generation of ocean scientists, with the overarching theme The Changing Ocean Environment: From a Multidisciplinary Perspective.
The organizing committee of the International Symposium on the Interactions between Sediments and Water and the International Association for Sediment Water Science (IASWS) have announced registration and abstract submission are open for the 15th Symposium, which will be held in Portorož, Slovenia. The general objectives of these IASWS meetings are to:
CBE7 has been postponed in light of the global Coronavirus situation. The organisers are working to reschedule, but for now any questions or concerns may be sent to the contact e-mail above.