EuroMarine Scientific Activities

This page only displays activities that (a) are organised/funded by EuroMarine and (b) have a scientific (as opposed to organisational) focus. Please use the Activities menu to access a full list of activities of interest to the EuroMarine community.
Activity Category Relation to Euromarine Start/End
Modelling different components of marine plankton biodiversity
MODIV
Biodiversity is an enigmatic yet important factor for the accuracy of ecosystem modelling. The...
Foresight Workshop Internal
18 - 20 August 2021
Coral Ecology and Conservation in Mesophotic Temperate Ecosystems
ECoMeS
Due to Covid-19 and the resultant postponement of the International Coral Reef Symposium (ICRS 2020...
Foresight Workshop Internal
26 - 28 July 2021
Multi-Modelled Marine Ecosystems
M3E
Due to Covid-19, the organisers have decided to postpone this event to a later date. They are...
Foresight Workshop Internal 01 June 2021
Incorporating ecosystem functioning in marine biodiversity assessments
EFIMBA
Due to concerns over the spread of COVID-19 and the array of restrictions imposed across Europe,...
Foresight Workshop Internal 01 October 2020
Developing technology and methods for the precise investigation of marine animal forest 3D-structural complexity
3DSeaFor
Due to impediments caused by Covid-19, the organisers have made some adjustments to the scheduling...
Foresight Workshop Internal 21 May 2020
Modelling and prediction of harmful algal blooms, from event responses to multi - decadal projections
HABmodpred
Harmful algal blooms (HABs) are proliferations of certain photosynthetic organisms (including...
Foresight Workshop Internal
18 - 21 May 2020
Emergent impacts on coastal areas:
Adding the role of light pollution to the management and protection of ocean commons
ECOLight
Marine coastal areas host highly productive ecosystems that are threatened by the high rate of...
Foresight Workshop Internal
20 - 22 January 2020
Seaweed aquaculture: A promising tool for the restoration and sustainable development of coastal environments or an expensive end-of-pipe technology?
RECOVER
While researchers have recently explored the environmental effects of important seaweed...
Foresight Workshop Internal
12 - 13 December 2019
4th Workshop on Trait-Based Approaches to Marine Life
The biological uptake of carbon by marine plankton plays a central role in the regulation of Earth'...
Foresight Workshop Internal
18 - 21 August 2019
Data needs for hyperspectral detection of algal bloom diversity across the globe
Certain types of algae are known to form intense blooms at the sea surface, but their occurrence is...
Foresight Workshop Internal
04 - 06 June 2019
Advances in ocean biological observations – sustained system for deep-ocean meroplankton
Increasing exploration and exploitation of marine resources, as well as climate change and...
Foresight Workshop Internal
27 - 29 May 2019
The role of macroalgae in the global ocean carbon budget
Recent focus on Blue Carbon strategies, including actions to mitigate and adapt to climate change...
Foresight Workshop Internal
08 - 10 April 2019
Census of Marine Mediterranean Benthic biodiversity: an integrative metabarcoding approach
CoMBoMed
Biodiversity protection is now recognized as a planetary challenge. Mediterranean marine benthic...
Foresight Workshop Internal
11 - 14 February 2019
Trait-based approach to seagrass ecosystems
TRAITGRASS
The rationale of the workshop is to understand how functional traits scale upwards to crucial...
Foresight Workshop Internal
03 - 05 October 2018
Arctic Sea-Ice Change: Insights into near-future changes in Arctic sea-ice biogeochemistry and associated ecosystems
ASIC
Objectives The overarching aims of this workshop are to: Summarize the existing knowledge of...
Foresight Workshop Internal
15 - 17 June 2018
Predicting the future of the ocean from signatures of the past: Using marine sediment archives to understand adaptation of marine plankton to a changing environment
MPlankAdapt
Objective The invited consortium of the workshop proposed here will bring together researchers...
Foresight Workshop Internal
04 - 06 June 2018
The marine animal forests of the world: Challenges, frontiers and the role of science in its management and conservation
ANFORE
Objectives The main aim of this Working Group will be providing the basis of knowhow and identify...
Working group Internal
28 May - 01 June 2018
Improving the visibility of ocean data from new technologies: A case study of high frequency flow cytometry
HFflowCyt
During the last 10 years, scientists have developed collaboration around the North Sea, Channel,...
Foresight Workshop Internal
22 - 23 March 2018
Ecosystem changes associated with offshore wind farms: Bridging the gap between biogeochemical effects and its repercussions for ecosystem functioning and services
OffWindFarms
Objectives This workshop aims to address the current poor link between OWF- environment monitoring...
Foresight Workshop Internal
20 - 23 February 2018
GODAE International School: New Frontiers of Operational Oceanography
Scope This course is open to 70 PhD students, post-doctoral scientists and possibly young academics...
Capacity building and training, Course Internal
02 - 13 October 2017
EuroMarine Open Science Exploration (EMOSE) 2017 Edition
Inter-comparison of Marine Plankton Metagenomic Methods
EMOSE
The 2017 edition of EMOSE will be held in Porto at the Interdisciplinary Centre of Marine and...
Capacity building and training, Course Internal
11 - 15 September 2017
3rd International Workshop on Trait-Based Approaches to Ocean Life
Scope 60 to 100 participants are expected to meet undertake foresight and horizon scanning...
Foresight Workshop Internal
20 - 23 August 2017
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...
Capacity building and training, Course Internal
30 July - 05 August 2017
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...
Foresight Workshop Internal
03 - 05 July 2017
Introduction to marine phytoplankton identification and taxonomy workshop
Scope The workshop will give participants the chance to discuss results from multiple time series...
Workshop, Capacity building and training, Course Internal
03 - 14 July 2017
PlankBioS: Present and future plankton biogeography and the link between community structure, marine ecosystem functioning and ecosystem service provision
Topic “PlankBioS” will bring together modelers with experimentalists and theoretical ecologists, in...
Working group Internal
13 - 16 June 2017
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...
Capacity building and training, Course Internal
05 - 16 June 2017
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...
Working group Internal
04 - 05 April 2017
Marine Forests for Stakeholders
Topic This activity aims to engage stakeholders in discussing, defining, and informing scientists...
Foresight Workshop Internal
15 February - 21 June 2017
Status, trends and conservation options of marine coastal biodiversity under global change scenarios
STRANGE
The STRANGE foresight workshop aims to lead to the development of a more comprehensive framework...
Foresight Workshop Internal 26 June 2016
12th Summer course on Marine Ecological and Evolutionary Genomics
MEEG2016
This International course at Station Biologique de Roscoff aims to demonstrate the key role of...
Capacity building and training, Course Internal
13 - 24 June 2016
Marine ecosystem services, management and governance: Linking social and ecological research. DEVOTES-EuroMarine Summer School 2016
LinkSocEco
The main objective of this capacity building and training course is to give an overview on...
Capacity building and training, Course Internal
07 - 09 June 2016
Linking biodiversity, ecosystem functioning and ecosystem services
A comparison between temperate and tropical seagrass meadows
This foresight workshop will address the need for improving the spatial extent and ecological...
Foresight Workshop Internal
06 - 09 June 2016
Developing an integrated framework for studying Halophila stipulacea, the world’s first globally invasive marine angiosperm
Seagrass
The invasive marine angiosperm, H. stipulacea, may become more prevalent in European waters in the...
Foresight Workshop Internal
22 - 26 May 2016
Management of bioinvasions in the Mediterranean - the way forward
MEDBINV
This working group will provide advice for the management of one of the main environmental...
Working group Internal
04 - 05 May 2016
Impact of climate change on functional and phylogenetic diversity of plankton
PlankDiv
PlankDiv aims to gather expertise in species distribution models, plankton biogeography, functional...
Foresight Workshop Internal
14 - 17 March 2016
Building scenarios for the sustainability of global oceanic ecosystems and fisheries
GlobOcEc
Scientific scenarios integrating social and ecological phenomena are needed to achieve sustainable...
Foresight Workshop Internal
07 - 09 February 2016
First International Workshop on Global Trends in Marine Biodiversity in Africa and Mediterranean ecosystems
AfricaMed
This workshop seeks to bring together a multidisciplinary group of experts to work with data from...
Workshop Internal
07 - 09 December 2015
Eleventh Advanced Phytoplankton Course: Taxonomy and Systematics
APC11
This course, intended for PhD/MSc. students will cover the morphology, taxonomy, classification and...
Capacity building and training, Course Internal
04 - 24 October 2015
Integrative assessment of marine systems training course: The Ecosystem Approach in practice
EA integrative assessment
This international course is open to up to 80 PhD, post-doc students, researchers in marine...
Capacity building and training, Course Internal
09 - 11 June 2015
Building scenarios of future marine ecosystems under a global change context: moving forward
Scenarios
This foresight workshop will bring together 15 experienced modellers from across the globe to form...
Foresight Workshop Internal
08 - 10 June 2015
Indiseas 2020: the Next Frontier for EBFM and Ecosystem Indicators
EBFM
Developing indicator-based approaches to track and evaluate the ecosystem effects of fishing and...
Foresight Workshop Internal
01 - 05 June 2015
11th Summer course on Marine Ecological and Evolutionary Genomics
MEEG11
The course, which covers environmental, population, evolutionary, comparative, meta- and functional...
Capacity building and training, Course Internal
25 May - 05 June 2015
Sensitive ecological traits to climate variability and fishing impact across European Atlantic and Mediterranean systems, embracing processes at population, community and ecosystem level
COMEDA
This working group will bring together 30 early career scientists, PhD students, post-docs and...
Working group Internal
05 - 08 May 2015
8th Volker Schmid Training Course, Established and emerging model organisms for marine science
VSchmid8
The course focuses on the presentation of established and emerging marine models to provide Master...
Capacity building and training, Course Internal
09 - 20 March 2015