Sixth EMSEA ConferenceExternal

Activity Overview

Type: Conference
Start Date: October 2, 2018
End Date: October 5, 2018
Venue: Newcastle University, United Kingdom
Website: Conference webpage
E-mail: emsea.2018 [at]

Abstract submission deadline: July 5, 2018
Early registration deadline: July 31, 2018
Application/registration deadline: October 2, 2018

The sixth edition of the EMSEA annual conference will be hosted by Newcastle University. The conference provides delegates the opportunity to inspire and to be inspired by sharing innovative ocean literacy work with others. The conference is a good mixture of talks, interactive workshops, and field trips, social and networking events. 

The overarching theme of the 2018 conference is the North Sea, The North East of England has a long proud maritime history, we aim to highlight this amazing history as well as showcase the many marine innovations the north east has created today.

The Sub‐themes of the conference are 

  1. Citizen Science
  2. Marine Education and Ocean Literacy
  3. Blue Careers
  4. Transatlantic work 
  5. Open Session

The event will prove highly valuable to those who attend, due to the quality of the talks, as well as a wide array of networking opportunities.