AMEMR Conference 2020

The 6th Advances in Marine Ecosystem Modelling Research (AMEMR) Conference will enable interdisciplinary discussion among stakeholders and modelling, observational and experimental  scientists and students who want to contribute to the conceptualisation, design, development and application of improved and new marine ecosystem models.

The conference will include cross cutting presentations on a wide range topics including sessions on The Making of Models; Connected Systems; Models, Data and Analyses; and Science and Society.

European Maritime Day 2020

Update 29/05/2020 - Due the Covid-19 crisis, European Maritime Day 2020 has now been cancelled.

Update - Due to closures relating to Covid-19, European Maritime Day, originally scheduled to take place 14-15 May, 2020 will be postponed until later in the year. No new date has been set but additional information will be on the EMD website as it's made available.


The Eurolag conference is a biennial symposium that aims to bring together scientists, managers and stakeholders to discuss new scientific findings and experiences on the knowledge and use of coastal lagoons, from cold-fresh-water Baltic lagoons to the warm-hyperhaline lagoons in the Mediterranean.

Invasive species and associated socio-­environmental issues

Gaston Berger University and the West African Networks on Biological Invasions of the French Institute of Research for sustainable Development (IRD) have announced an international conference: Invasive Species and Associated Socio-Environmental Issues, to be held 22-25 September 2020 in Saint-Louis, Senegal. This conference, the first of its type in West Africa, aims to: