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VII International Symposium on Marine Sciences
ISMS 2020
The EuroMarine network is proud to officially endorse ISMS 2020, and encourages its members to learn more about the event at the symposium website. First organised in 2007 and held every two years,...
December 10, 2019
4th EMB Brown Bag Lunch - Blue Carbon
Brown Bag Lunches are informal informative events held over lunch (to be provided) where a scientific expert provides a short and provocative view on a specific policy topic, followed by an open...
December 9, 2019
Moving2Gather (3rd Edition)
Movement analysis has developed considerably in recent years, creating new opportunities for research and planning that were explored in the two previous iterations of this workshop in 2015 and 2017...
December 9, 2019
ECSA 58 - EMECS 13 Estuaries and coastal seas in the Anthropocene
Structure, functions, services and management
The Estuarine and Coastal Sciences Association (ECSA), in conjunction with EMECS and Elsevier, are hosting the conference ECSA 58 - EMECS 13: Estuaries and coastal seas...
December 5, 2019
SOPHIE conference: People, Health and the Ocean
The H2020 SOPHIE Project is working towards protecting both human health and the health of the marine environment by nurturing a community of people and organisations interested in the links between...
December 3, 2019
PhD course: Transdisciplinary approaches to sustainable marine aquaculture
As part of their participation in the Assemble+ project, the Swedish Mariculture Research Center (SWEMARC) has announced a PhD course titled Transdisciplinary approaches to sustainable marine...
December 3, 2019
EGU General Assembly 2020
The EGU General Assembly 2020 will bring together geoscientists from around the world to discuss a wide-ranging slate of issues from a diverse set of fields including Earth, planetary and space...
December 3, 2019
EuroMarine first 2020 Steering Committee meeting
This (closed) Steering Committee meeting will be held on 17 January PM at NIB Marine Biology Station in Piran, just after the EuroMarine 2020 General Assembly meeting.
November 27, 2019
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...
November 26, 2019
Knowledge Exchange and Training Course on Metabarcoding and Metagenomic Data Processing and Analyses
EuroMarine Member Organisation SZN Anton Dohrn has announced registrations are open for a Knowledge Exchange and Training course on Metabarcoding and Metagenomic Data Processing and Analyses. This...
November 26, 2019
Cryosphere and Atmospheric Chemistry (CATCH) Workshop
The CATCH mission is to facilitate atmospheric chemistry research within the international community, with a focus on natural processes specific to cold regions of the Earth. Cold regions include...
November 26, 2019
2nd OYSTER Workshop
EuroMarine is committed to supporting early career researchers and promote bottom-up science from the marine science community. Following a successful Young Scientist Working Group (YSWG), the first...
November 22, 2019
6th European Conference on Scientific Diving
The 6th European Conference on Scientific Diving will be held in Freiberg (Germany) at the 22-25 of April 2020. The conference will be organized and conducted by the Scientific Diving Center of the...
November 7, 2019
Genomics for a Blue Economy
Sustainability and Cutting-edge Technologies in Marine Natural Products Discovery
EuroMarine Member Organisation Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn (SZN) is hosting a workshop, "Genomics for a Blue Economy", aimed at identfying the current methods, challenges and future directions in...
November 7, 2019
Launch event for new Navigating the Future V Policy Brief
The European Marine Board (EMB), along with co-organisers the European Bureau for Conservation and Development, have announced a launch event for their new policy brief "Navigating the Future V:...
November 7, 2019
Training Course: Qualitative Mathematical Modelling for Socio-Ecological Systems
As part of the MarCons COST action, the Institute of Marine Science (ICM-CSIC) has organised a course aimed at introducing qualitative mathematical modelling as a means to understand and predict the...
November 7, 2019
7th European Marine Board Forum: Big Data in Marine Science
The Forum is one of the European Marine Board's principle approaches for bridging the gap between science and policy. The event will bring together scientists from diverse backgrounds, including...
November 7, 2019
Orienting Young Scientists of EuroMarine II
OYSTER II
News The Working Group will be holding a workshop on 14-15 January 2020 in order to consolidate the knowledge gathered to date, establish detailed goals and targets and develop a plan for achieving...
October 30, 2019
Developing technology and methods for the precise investigation of marine animal forest 3D-structural complexity
3DSeaFor
A previous EuroMarine working group ANFORE noted how climate change and human pressure on marine environments are threatening a large number of species including those forming the “animal forests”. ...
October 30, 2019
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 urban development in these areas and associated stressors affecting ecosystem processes. An integrated...
October 30, 2019
Threats of endocrine-disrupting compounds and environmental pollutants to the marine biosphere: translating models to real life
MODEL-EDC
A major challenge facing humanity and the ocean’s health is the degradation of marine environments due to the release and accumulation of a wide range of environmental toxicants, mainly of...
October 30, 2019
From species connectivity to functional connectivity
TUTTI
Research on ecosystem connectivity has traditionally relied on species dispersal (structural connectivity), although this is only one of the many uses of space that allow species to connect different...
October 30, 2019
Modelling different components of marine plankton biodiversity
MODIV
Biodiversity is an enigmatic yet important factor for the accuracy of ecosystem modelling. The inclusion of living organisms is necessary for models that predict carbon usage and circulation, while...
October 30, 2019
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 unicellular phytoplankton and phytobenthos, macroalgae, cyanobacteria, and particular ciliates) that can...
October 29, 2019
Multi-Modelled Marine Ecosystems
M3E
An Ecosystem Approach to marine management is advocated globally by international bodies including the Convention on Biological Diversity, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN, and the...
October 29, 2019
Incorporating ecosystem functioning in marine biodiversity assessments
EFIMBA
In order to measure and track progress towards environmental targets such as those outlined in the UN's SDGs or the EU's MSFD, scientists and policy makers rely on ecosystem assessments. A key aspect...
October 29, 2019
Coral Ecology and Conservation in Mesophotic Temperate Ecosystems
ECoMeS
In May 2018, the EuroMarine-funded working group ANFORE met at the University of Salento in Lecce, Italy to identify the gaps in knowledge of Marine Animal Forests. Their ultimate goal was the...
October 29, 2019
European Maritime Day 2020
European Maritime Day (EMD) is the annual EU meeting point on maritime affairs and blue growth. It targets maritime professionals, entrepreneurs and ocean leaders. The event and exhibition will take...
October 17, 2019
1st Epigenetics in Marine Biology Congress
EPIMAR2020
The 1st EPIgenetics in MARine biology congress (EPIMAR) is being held 13-14 May, 2020 in Montpellier, France. This conference will explore the most up-to-date techniques and implications of...
October 16, 2019
52nd International Liège Colloquium on Ocean Dynamics
A conglomeration of Belgian institutions (including EuroMarine member organisations UGent, RBINS-ODN and ILVO) are hosting the 52nd Liège Colloquium on Ocean Dynamics in May 2020. This colloquium...
October 16, 2019
EUROLAG9
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...
September 23, 2019
GLOSS - Global Ocean Social Sciences dialogues and workshops
The Ocean University Initiative has organised a dialogue and workshops session in support of the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO and the UN's Decade of Ocean Sciences for...
September 13, 2019
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:...
September 12, 2019
Training Course: Liquid Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry Methods in Marine Sciences
An Assemble+ Knowledge Exchange and Training Course
Registrations are open for a Knowledge Exchange and Training course on Liquid Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry Methods in Marine Sciences. The event will be hosted by CCMAR, on behalf of the...
September 11, 2019
EuroMarine second 2019 Steering Committee meeting
This meeting, hosted by AquaTT, will be held in Dublin. Salient agenda items will be: the 2019 call for proposals (moderation of the outcome of the reviews and final funding decisions);  the...
August 22, 2019
EuroMarine 2020 General Assembly
Overview In 2020, the EuroMarine General Assembly (GA) meeting will take place in Piran, Slovenia, on 16 January (all day) and 17 January 2019 (morning). It will be hosted and co-organised by the...
August 22, 2019
Ocean Sciences Meeting 2020
The Ocean Sciences Meeting (OSM) for the ocean sciences and ocean-connected community will take place in February 2020 in San Diego (USA).  the conference will gather the scientific community to...
August 20, 2019
EWTEC 2019
13th European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference Series
The 13th biannual European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference (EWTEC) is being held in Naples, Italy from September 1st to the 6th. The EWTEC series has garnered international attendance and...
August 19, 2019
International symposium on human health and the ocean in a changing world
The purpose of the “Human Health and Ocean Symposium” is to provide an update on the various risks human activities expose the oceans to, and the threats that those activities and the resulting ocean...
July 29, 2019
9th EUROLAG Conference
The 9th EUROLAG conference on coastal lagoons and transitional environments will be held in Venice (Italy) on 20-24 January 2020. The conference is devoted to science, research and management issues...
July 29, 2019
Multidisciplinary workshop on biodiversity and health
The Royal Academy for Overseas Sciences (Belgium) will host a one-day workshop on the theme “Biodiversity and health” on 6th December 2019. The workshop aims at fostering interdisciplinary exchanges...
July 29, 2019
Challenges and opportunities in large-scale conservation
The working group Pelagic from the Centre for the Synthesis and Analysis of Biodiversity (CESAB) will hold a symposium in Montpellier on Friday the 29th of November 2019. During this symposium a...
July 29, 2019
Training course on research data management
The OceanTeacher Global Academy (OTGA) is offering a training course in research data management, which covers the planning, creating, storing, organizing, accessing, sharing, describing, publishing...
July 5, 2019
14th International Coral Reef Symposium
The 14th International Coral Reef Symposium (ICRS 2020) will take place at the Exhibition and Conference Center in Bremen (Germany), in July 2020. ICRS is the leading global conference on coral reef...
July 5, 2019
Open Science FAIR Conference
The second edition of the Open Science Fair will take place in Porto (Portugal) in September.The OS Fair Conference will critically showcase the services, e-infrastructures, policies and practices...
July 5, 2019
iMarCo2019
The 5th International Marine Connectivity Conference (iMarCo2019) is to be held at the University of Aveiro, Portugal, September 23-25, 2019. The iMarCo initiative aims to create an international...
June 21, 2019
Ecosystem Restoration in Deep Waters
A MERCES project webinar
The MERCES project (Marine ecosystem Restoration in Changing European Seas) will be holding its third webinar on ‘Ecosystem Restoration in Deep Waters’ at 15.00h ECT (Paris) on Thursday 27 June 2019...
June 21, 2019
Training course on ocean currents data quality control and analysis methods
The Ocean Teacher Global Academy is hosting a training course which provides students with both background reading assignments that cover the main course topics, and hands-on exercises, that explore...
June 14, 2019
Introductory bioinformatic course to sequencing data processing
Applications are now being accepted for the AQUAEXCEL2020 training course entitled “Introductory Bioinformatic Course to Sequencing Data Processing”. This is a free face-to-face training course...
June 14, 2019
49th WEFTA Conference
The 49th West European Fish Technologists Association (WEFTA) Conference will take place in Tórshavn, Faroe Islands in October 2019. The WEFTA conference provides a platform for food scientists, PhD...
June 14, 2019