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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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EASME: Experts Needed
The Executive Agency for SMEs (EASME) platform is seeking experts in the area of blue economy to aid in selecting proposals for funding under the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF)....
November 22, 2017
World Oceans Day Call for Young Ocean Leaders
The World Oceans Day Youth Advisory Council is expanding for 2018 by adding 10 new young ocean leaders from around the world. The World Oceans Day Youth Advisory Council helps to expand the reach and...
November 22, 2017
VLIZ Marine Science Day
The VLIZ Marine Science Day has become an established event for all marine and coastal scientists in Flanders/Belgium and its neighbouring regions. Dating back to its predecessor the 'IZWO Contact...
November 22, 2017
Science Meets Parliament: The Role of Science in a Post-Fact Society
Under the main topic "the role of science in a post fact society" the European Parliament opens its doors to the Science Meets Parliaments - flagship initiative of the Joint Research Centre (JRC)....
November 22, 2017
IMBeR: into the future - Science Plan and Implementation Strategy approved
The IMBeR Science Plan snd Implementation Strategy (SPIS) has now been approved by IMBeR’s sponsors – the Scientific Committee on Oceanic Research (SCOR) and Future Earth. The Science Plan has three...
November 22, 2017
Postdoctoral Position on Selective Grazing in Marine Systems
Applicants are invited to apply for a postdoctoral research fellow position at the School of Life Sciences, University of Warwick to work on a project funded by a European Research Council...
November 22, 2017
European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2018
The EGU General Assembly 2018 will bring together geoscientists from all over the world to one meeting covering all disciplines of the Earth, planetary and space sciences. The EGU aims to provide a...
November 22, 2017
Call for 2018 European Young Researchers’ Award
Calls for the 2018 European Young Researchers' Award are now open. The Award is granted each year; in odd years, the prize is dedicated to PhD candidates, and in even years to post-doctoral fellows....
November 22, 2017
The Ocean in a +2°C world - An analytical perspective
Global warming is a great challenge for humankind. Most countries have therefore signed an agreement to reduce carbon dioxide emissions in order to keep and the average atmospheric temperature...
November 22, 2017
Stakeholders Meeting of the EU Scientific Advice Mechanism High Level Group on Food from the Oceans
EuroMarine took part in the stakeholders meeting of the EU Scientific Advice Mechanism High Level Group on Food from the Oceans. The event took place on 13 November 2017, and took place in Brussels....
November 22, 2017
PhD position in Fisheries Ecology
The Arctic University of Norway is currently advertising for a PhD position in Fisheries Ecology. The role is for a four year term, and will involve working in a project, the goals of which include ...
November 21, 2017
Global Ocean Science Report
The Global Ocean Science Report is now available on the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation's (UNESCO) website. The report assesses for the first time the status and...
November 21, 2017
Two PhD Projects in Molecular Microbial Ecology
Two PhD projects are available at the Centre for Marine Bio-Innovation (CMB) at the University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney, Australia. The CMB undertakes leading research into how...
November 21, 2017
Research Ingeneer in Life Science
The Laboratory for Integrative Biology of Marine Models, based in the Station Biologique de Roscoff, is currently seeking a suitable candidate to fulfill the role of Research Ingeneer in Life Science...
November 21, 2017
The 50th International Liege Colloquium on Ocean Dynamics
2018 marks the 50th anniversary of the inaugural International Liege Colloquium on Ocean Dynamics, which will take place at the University of Liège, Belgium. Since the 50th anniversary is a major...
November 21, 2017
Which next steps for OurOcean?
As already expressed in its 2015 Statement for Oceans and Climate, the Seas, Rivers, Islands and Coastal Areas Intergroup of the European Parliament fully endorses the statement of the Our Ocean...
November 21, 2017
FOSTER Open Science Trainer Bootcamp
The FOSTER Open Science Training Bootcamp will run from 18-20 April 2018, and will consist mostly of high-intensity, insightful work on several different areas, which will include: Popular and...
November 21, 2017
EuroMarine call for candidates for 2018 Steering Committee positions
EuroMarine opens on 21 Nov. 2017 a call for candidates to join its Steering Committee (SC) - to be partially renewed every year from 2016 on, as decided by the General Assembly (...
November 21, 2017
First Union for the Mediterranean stakeholder conference
The conference will target several objectives. First, by sharing ideas and views, it will try to fortify the Mediterranean Blue Economy community. Then, by taking advantage of past experiences, it...
November 8, 2017
H2020 2018-2019 work programme announced
The Horizon 2020 2018-2019 work programme has been announced. The file can be found in full on the European Union website. Also, the Call for Proposals have been announced, and are either open or...
November 8, 2017
The Effects of Climate Change on the World's Oceans - Call for abstracts now open
The call for abstracts is now open for the 4th International Symposium on the Effects of Climate Change on the World's Oceans. There are 18 themed sessions that abstracts can be based on, all of...
November 8, 2017
International Meeting on Marine Research
The International Meeting on Marine Research 2018 (IMMR’18) will take place in Peniche, Portugal, from the 5-6 July 2018. IMMR’18 is an international congress planned to communicate novel scientific...
November 8, 2017
Assistant Researcher Role
CIIMAR are currently seeking a suitable candidate to fulfill the role of an Assistant Researcher in the framework of the NORTE-01-0145-FEDER-000031, with reference MarInfo - Integrated Platform for...
November 8, 2017
Post-Doctoral Research Scientist (Data Analyst) – CoCliME Project
The Marine Institute (MI) is seeking a self-motivated, enthusiastic Post-Doctoral Researcher (PDR) Data Analyst to work on the Co-development of Climate Services for Adaptation to Changing Marine...
November 8, 2017
Post-Doctoral Research Scientist – WATexR (Climate JPI) Project
The Marine Institute, as partner in the WATexR Partnership, has been awarded funding through the ClimateJPI program ERA4CS which aims to boost the development of efficient Climate Services in Europe...
November 8, 2017
EMBRC-ERIC Financial Administration Officer
The European Marine Biological Research Centre (EMBRC) is currently looking for a highly motivated Financial Administration Officer (FAO) to join their team. The FAO will be concerned with the EMBRC-...
November 8, 2017
Call for nominations for the review panel to conduct the external element of the first review of IPBES
IPBES are requesting nominations for the review panel to conduct the external element of the first review of IPBES (Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services)....
November 8, 2017
General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean Fish Forum
The first General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean (GFCM) Fish Forum will take place in Rome from 10-14 December 2018. The conference, one of the first of its kind, will encompass many...
November 8, 2017
European Research Council Consolidator Grant 2018
ERC Starting and Consolidator Grants are designed to support excellent Principal Investigators (PIs) at the career stage at which they are starting or consolidating their own independent research...
November 7, 2017
Third EMBRIC Training Call
EMBRIC have recently announced their third training call, the aim of which is to provide organising parties of training opportunities an extra incentive and financial support to organise, host and...
November 6, 2017
Third EMBRIC Training Call
EMBRIC have recently announced their third training call, the aim of which is to provide organising parties of training opportunities an extra incentive and financial support to organise, host and...
November 6, 2017
Two postdoctoral positions in microbiology/molecular biology/analytical chemistry
Two postdoctoral positions have become available in the University of Gothenburg, both in the areas of microbiology, molecular biology and analytical chemistry.    The first position is part of a...
October 31, 2017
Euromarine Working Group on Marine Research Infrastructures
EMGRI
Note: The date of the first meeting will be confirmed soon. Call for candidates View more information on the call and the application details here Objectives This proposal aims to establish a...
October 29, 2017
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 the gaps of knowledge in order to stimulate the conception of a European project which aims to...
October 29, 2017
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 changes for a number of selected physical and biogeochemical variables and parameters, representative of...
October 29, 2017
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 observations and the societal relevance by introducing the field of biodiversity – ecosystem...
October 29, 2017
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, Baltic and Mediterranean Sea, sharing experience and knowledge on online flow cytometry measurement....
October 29, 2017
Trait-based approach to seagrass ecosystems
TRAITGRASS
The rationale of the workshop is to understand how functional traits scale upwards to crucial ecosystem functions and response to climate changes. We will take advantage of the knowledge acquired by...
October 29, 2017
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 working across a range of trophic levels, from viruses to zooplankton and even fish, within the fields...
October 29, 2017
Anticipating Potential Pathways and Routes for Innovation towards desirable Socio-Economic impacts
APPRISE
Objectives Identify opportunities and challenges, bottlenecks Characterise the variety of socio-economic impacts Build an awareness of tools and methods to address socio-economic impacts of Marine...
October 29, 2017
Autonomous Systems for Integrated Marine and Maritime Observations in Coastal areas
ASIMO
This workshop aims at identify present technological solutions, the limits for integration of existing platforms, and the development of new one to provide accurate, reliable and cost efficient data...
October 29, 2017
Marine Holobionts - concepts and challenges
HoloMarine
Realizing the importance of the concept of holobionts, many marine labs across Europe have started to incorporate this notion into their research projects at different levels, from targeted...
October 29, 2017
Modelling Ocean Plastic Litter in a Changing Climate: Challenges and Mitigations
MODELPlastics
Plastic pollution of marine ecosystems is a growing concern as the global production of plastics in 2014 was 311 million tonnes, of which between 4.8-12.7 million metric tons found their way into our...
October 29, 2017
Four Publications Published, plus further updates
There have been a significant number of updates in relation to this workshop. As of October 2017, four publications in relation to the findings of the workshop have been published, with more...
October 26, 2017
Two Workshop-Related Publications Published
Following on from the 'Management of Bioinvasions in the Mediterranean' workshop, two publications have been released in relation to it. One is the workshop report, while the other document is an...
October 26, 2017
COST Action Approved
A COST Action has been approved entitled “STEM CELLS OF MARINE/AQUATIC INVERTEBRATES: FROM BASIC RESEARCH TO INNOVATIVE APPLICATIONS (MARISTEM (Marine invertebrate stem cells)). The action was...
October 26, 2017
Multiple Updates on Climate Change Conference
A mini-review article on the challenges for plankton ecology research was published in March 2017. The article can be found in full here: (https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2017.00068). In other recent...
October 26, 2017
IPBES primer documents now available
IPBES has made available phase 1 message 'primers'. These are short briefing documents that provide key information about each of the assessments that members will consider for approval at the sixth...
October 25, 2017
Application for Call 6 of the Interreg2seas programme being developed
The workshop group are preparing an application for Call 6 of the Interreg2seas programme to tackle the knowledge gaps in climate change impacts research. This issue is of particular relevance given...
October 25, 2017
Executive Officer Role
The Integrated Marine Biosphere Research (IMBeR) Project, which is co-sponsored by the Scientific Committee for Oceanic Research (SCOR) and Future Earth, is currently seeking someone to fulfill the...
October 24, 2017