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This list includes all contents that are posted on the EuroMarine website and are considered as pieces of 'news'. This may include Calls, Activities, Documents and various subcategories of News. Please note that specific pages offering more advanced filtering options exist for Calls and for Activities. The present page offers filtering option for subcategories of other News.

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Exploitation and Legal Aspects on Marine Genetic and Chemical Resources
LegGenChem
This foresight workshop will address the discovery and use of natural products derived from marine organisms to address human health challenges. Scientists from a variety of fields from ecology to...
April 26, 2016
Uncertain futures: Building scenarios and models for marine ecosystems An emblematic case study: the Barents Sea
Barents
The Barents Sea provides an emblematic case study with several questions central to the current understanding and management of its fisheries resource within an ecosystem context. The main objective...
April 26, 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 coming years. This foresight workshop aims to understand the threat H. stipulacea will pose to...
April 26, 2016
Developing ecosystem-based solutions for resilient European harbours and coastal waterfronts
ECORES
ECORES will foster a new focus on the "blue" planning and design of harbours and waterfronts of European coastal cities. The ECORES foresight workshop in Bologna aims to establish a baseline of the...
April 26, 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 traits, and phylogeny to assess the impact of climate and climate change on plankton communities’...
April 26, 2016
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 that internalises the predicted effects of global change. This is crucial for translating the...
April 26, 2016
EuroMarine second 2016 Steering Committee meeting
This meeting will be held at KDM headquarters in Berlin, at the invitation of IOW. The main agenda items will be the 2016 call for proposals (moderation of reviews outcome and final decisions) and...
April 26, 2016
EuroMarine first 2016 Steering Committee meeting
The EuroMarine Steering Committee (SC) will meet before and after the 2016 General Assembly meeting. The SC meeting agenda is attached (it is accessible only to EuroMarine members, once logged-in).
April 25, 2016
EuroMarine second 2015 Steering Committee meeting
The second 2015 EuroMarine Steering Committee (SC) meeting is co-organised by the Secretariat and Elisa Berdalet (SC member, CSIC). The SC meeting agenda is attached (it is accessible only to...
April 25, 2016
EuroMarine first 2015 Steering Committee meeting
The EuroMarine Steering Committee (SC) will meet before and after the 2015 General Assembly meeting. The SC meeting agenda is attached (it is accessible only to EuroMarine members, once logged-in).
April 25, 2016
EuroMarine 2015 Communications Working Group meeting
Following up on dicussions held during EuroMarine 2015 General Assembly, the EuroMarine Steering Committee decided during its 25 Feb. 2015 meeting to set up a temporary EuroMarine Communications...
April 25, 2016
Blue Science for Blue Growth
EuroMarine, connecting ideas and people
EuroMarine Event at the European Parliament
As a side event to its 2017 General Assembly meeting and upon a decision of its Steering Committee, EuroMarine is organising a meeting at the EU Parliament on 8 Feb. 2017 afternoon. The event is...
April 25, 2016
EuroMarine 2017 General Assembly
Overview The EuroMarine General Assembly (GA) meeting will take place in Brussels, Belgium, 7-8 February 2017. It will be hosted by CLORA, Avenue des Arts, 8, 1210 Bruxelles. It will be followed: by...
April 25, 2016
EuroMarine 2016 General Assembly
Overview At the invitation of CCMAR, The EuroMarine 2016 General Assembly (GA) meeting will be held in Olhão (Faro, Algarve, Portugal), at the Marina Real Hotel & Spa, on 28-29 Jan. 2016, i.e. in...
April 25, 2016
EuroMarine 2015 General Assembly
Overview The EuroMarine 2015 General Assembly meeting and three associated meetings will be hosted by Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn di Napoli (SZN) in Naples, Italy, 23-25 February 2015. Monday 23...
April 25, 2016
EuroMarine 2014 Kick-Off meeting
From FP6 networks of excellence, to the EuroMarine FP6 preparatory project, to the launch of the EuroMarine Network The European Commission (EC) had called the former Networks of Excellence (NoEs) ...
April 25, 2016
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 and Doctoral students with a strong background on current model organisms in marine science. This...
April 25, 2016
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 assessment, stakeholders, marine managers and NGO members. The event will be hosted by AZTI-Tecnalia in the...
April 25, 2016
11th Summer course on Marine Ecological and Evolutionary Genomics
MEEG11
The course, which covers environmental, population, evolutionary, comparative, meta- and functional genomics, will take place in May/June 2015 at the Station Biologique de Roscoff, France. Emerging...
April 25, 2016
Eleventh Advanced Phytoplankton Course: Taxonomy and Systematics
APC11
This course, intended for PhD/MSc. students will cover the morphology, taxonomy, classification and phylogeny of the most important marine phytoplankton species. The main topics delivered by 13...
April 25, 2016
Third International Conference 'the Molecular life of diatoms:Convergent approaches between biogeochemistry and genomics to better understand and model biogeochemical cycles'
Diatoms
A one day session, as part of the 3rd international conference 'The Molecular Life of Diatoms' in July 2015, will focus on convergent approaches between biogeochemistry and genomics to better...
April 25, 2016
Novel foods - research, innovation and sustainability, jellyfish as a resource
Jelly
The event is to be held in October 2015 at the International EXPO in Milan, Italy. The aim of the event is to address the sustainable supply of food, including sustainable resources from the oceans,...
April 25, 2016
Beyond boundaries: next generation modelling
ECEM2014
The 8th European Conference on Ecological Modelling to be held in October 2014 will host keynote talks on the aspects, methodologies and applications of the ecological modelling field. Over 200...
April 25, 2016
Organising the participation of Euromarine in IPBES and other relevant international and European policy initiatives
The aim of this working group is to develop a strategy for EuroMarine to engage with International and European policy initiatives and actors and devise clear methodologies and principles for giving...
April 25, 2016
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 senior scientists to undertake comparative analyses between European Atlantic and Mediterranean marine...
April 25, 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 areas in African and Mediterannean countries which are classified as data-poor areas. The workshop...
April 25, 2016
Training the 21st Century Marine Scientist & Technologist
Education
This event covers the topic of marine science as a provider of new concepts for innovation and technology. The workshop intends to progress the development of a strategy for educating the next...
April 25, 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 exploitation of marine ecosystems and to develop clear political strategies toward sustainability....
April 25, 2016
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 the effectiveness of management measures are vital to maintain sustainable resources. This foresight...
April 25, 2016
Chemical Ecology of Marine Interactions, the chemical language that shapes future marine health
ChemEco
Marine chemical ecology is still an emerging field that has not been addressed using concerted, cross-disciplinary effort. Increasing understanding on the chemical ecology of food-web networks would...
April 25, 2016
A multi-disciplinary consortium approach for advancement of conceptual frameworks, modelling and experimental approaches to benthic-pelagic coupling
Benthic
This foresight workshop, to be held at the Plymouth Marine Laboratory in May of 2015, will discuss the development of better models to understand and build on or improve the knowledge of marine...
April 25, 2016
Symposium 'Future Coast – Europe'
Coast
This foresight workshop will bring together 150 scientific experts from institutions involved in coastal research to assist in delivering a comprehensive approach to European coastal seas research. ...
April 22, 2016
SILICAMICS - biogeochemistry and genomics of silicification and silicifiers
SILICAMICS
The foresight workshop by will bring together 80 senior and junior scientists in September 2015 in France with the aim of developing a transdisciplinary approach to better understand and model...
April 22, 2016
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 a core group with the aim of advancing the understanding of marine ecosystem dynamics under a global...
April 22, 2016
Emergence of pathogens in natural Vibrio populations: ecology, evolution and pathogenesis
Vibrio
The lack of knowledge regarding the virulence, persistence and ecology of these non-pandemic strains limits our possibilities to envision the present and future importance of these strains in terms...
April 15, 2016
EuroMarine 2016 Call for Proposals
Overview In 2016 EuroMarine launches a single call for four categories of activities. In order to maximize the number of Member Organizations (MOs) that will receive funds under the 2016 call,...
April 14, 2016
EuroMarine 2014 Call for Proposals
Overview This first EuroMarine call was open to multiple categories of activities and multiple topics (see below the text of the call, the application form and instructions therein). Timeline Opening...
April 14, 2016
EuroMarine 2015 Call for Proposals
Overview In 2015 EuroMarine launches a single call for several categories of activities (to be carried out in 2015 or 2016). The budget initially allocated to the call amounts to 100,000 €. (The...
April 14, 2016
Paper published following DEVOTES-EuroMarine Integrative assessment of marine systems training course
The main objective of this course was to give an overview of the integrative assessment to ocean and coastal management using an ecosystem approach and resulted in the identification of priority and...
April 10, 2016
PhD position in Marine Evolutionary Ecology
The Department of Marine Sciences, University of Gothenburg (Sweden) is seeking a PhD researcher. The PhD-student will work primarily with field and laboratory experiments on the brown seaweed Fucus...
April 5, 2016
2 PhD positions: Global eukaryotic plankton eco-evolution
Two PhD positions are available in the EPEP team (Groupe Plancton in Station Biologique de Roscoff in France)  and starting next September. The two projects aims at further exploring the symbiotic/...
April 5, 2016
PhD position in Aquaculture
The new call for PhD programme 2016/2017 at Ca’ Foscari University is open. There is a PhD position on "Development of sustainability indicators of aquaculture products, based on LCA methodologies...
April 5, 2016
UGent Workshop Dredging & the Environment
The workshop Dredging & the environment will be held from 19 to 21 April 2016 in Gent (Belgium). This course gives a challenging view on the upcoming dredging and marine works and their...
April 5, 2016
Campus do Mar International Science Conference 2016 'Oceans: Future sustainability challenges'
The CdM ISC'16 is the second science conference organized by the CdM. This 2-days event provides a forum for presenting and discussing new research developments in marine science, technology and...
April 5, 2016
European Ecosystem Services Conference
The European Ecosystem Services 2016 conference theme 'Helping nature to help us' focuses on the important role that healthy ecosystems play in supporting human well-being and the protection of...
April 5, 2016
Update: Deadline extended for the European Marine Biology Symposium (EMBS 51)
The European Marine Biology Symposium (EMBS 51) will take place in Rhodes(Greece) from 26 to 30 September 2016. The main topics are:   Climate change Marine invasions Indicators Transitional waters...
April 5, 2016
PhD fellowship in the Marie Skłodowska-Curie ITN European Training Network PANDORA
The PANDORA network is seeking scientists for a PhD fellowship in the Marie Skłodowska-Curie ITN European Training Network PANDORA, Palermo, on “In vitro short-term cultures of sea urchin immune...
March 21, 2016
Experienced Researcher sought for project on the Impacts of Climate Change on Aquaculture
The Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS) is seeking a highly motivated Experienced Researcher (ER) to join the EU-FP7 Marie Curie CACHE project (Calcium in a CHanging Environment) to...
March 21, 2016
CCMAR workshop in Marine Genomics
Learn the theory and practice of Marine Genomics through specialist tuition and hands-on practical exercises. The course details all aspects of the genomic analysis of marine organisms, and requires...
March 21, 2016
Bergen Summer Research School (BSRS) 2016: The ocean, climate and society
The ocean is an increasingly important source of protein for a growing human population, but at the same time under constant pressure from climate change, pollution and fisheries activities. In this...
March 21, 2016