The Effects of Climate Change on the World's OceansExternal

Activity Overview

Type: Conference
, Type: Conference session
Start Date: June 4, 2018
End Date: June 8, 2018
Venue: Washington, DC
Website: The Effects of Climate Change on the World's Oceans webpage
Contact: Christina Chiu
E-mail: christina [at]

The 4th International Symposium will bring together experts from around the world to better understand climate impacts on ocean ecosystems – and how to respond. 

The Symposium will:


  • Highlight the latest information on how oceans are changing, what is at risk and how to respond;
  • Identify key knowledge gaps;
  • Promote collaborations; and
  • Stimulate the next generation of science and actions


The Symposium will include:

  • Great sessions, presentations, and posters
  • Opportunities for pre- or post-meeting workshops
  • Special events for early career scientists
  • Sponsorship and Exhibit Opportunities

Key Topic Areas

The Symposium is a great opportunity to share information, highlight activities, build partnerships and shape the future of this important field. 

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