SOLAS SEMINAR Ⅲ: Ocean-atmosphere exchange of aerosol particles: impact on marine ecosystems – 19 October 2022, Online

The SOLAS seminar series is a quarterly event, which is structured around SOLAS relevant topics covered by the SOLAS 2015-2025 Science Plan and beyond, with the aims of fostering discussions on cutting edge scientific questions, providing researchers at all career stages with the opportunity to interact and building SOLAS community across the globe. The 3rd seminar of the […]

New OCTO Webinar: Getting our $h!t together: The urgent need and opportunities to improve public and ocean health by addressing sewage pollution – 04 October 2022

Presented by: Chris Clapp of The Ocean Sewage Alliance Date/Time: Tuesday, October 4, 1 pm US EDT/10 am US PDT/5 pm UTC Description: Roughly 80% or more of the world’s sewage enters the oceans completely untreated or poorly treated, stressing many ecosystems to the point of collapse. This challenge goes largely unnoticed until a crisis happens […]

EOatSEE Scientific Requirements Workshop – 21 September, 2022, Online

Earth Observation Advanced science Tools for Sea level Extreme Events (EOatSEE) is a project funded by ESA and aims to provide an advanced reconstruction of the relevant processes included in Extreme Sea Level (ESL) events and its related coastal hazards, by taking advantage of the novel capabilities and synergies offered by the latest advances in […]

1st International Conference on Ocean Education and Training – 9-11 January 2023, Ghent, Belgium

This conference is organised by the consortium of partners of the OceanTraining project, which gathers researchers and educators working on marine and Ocean sciences and digital education. This event aims to bring together educators, educational programme coordinators, joint programme coordinators, educational engineers, and graduate students to share new and innovative forms of Ocean Education. Registration […]

SEArica event: Territorial and regional Contribution to the development of Offshore Renewables and Marine Energies – 28 September 2022, Online

SEArica Chair, MEP Tonino Picula warmly invites you to the SEArica event on territorial and regional contribution to the development of Offshore Renewables and Marine Energies taking place online on Wednesday 28 September 2022 from 09:30 to 12:00 (Brussels time). Considering the current geopolitical situation, which demonstrates the need to achieve a greater energy autonomy in Europe and accelerate the energy transition, phasing out unsustainable sources, it […]

2nd International Eurofleets+ Workshop – 26 September 2022, Online

The Eurofleets+ team is organising a 2nd international workshop on Monday, September 26th, 14:00-17:00 CEST (UTC+2), for which you can register here until 22 September 2022. Help shape what research vessels can do for your community, by contributing to an interactive 3-hour online workshop in which questions will be explored such as ‘How can we […]

CommOCEAN 2022: Conference draft programme available

The draft programme for the 5th edition of the International Marine Science Communication Conference ‘CommOCEAN 2022’ is now available. The conference will take place on 29 November – 1 December 2022 in Sète, France and Online. Join the event to help build a strong community of marine science communication professionals across the world! The draft conference […]

EMB Third Thursday Science Webinar: The MPA Guide – 20 October 2022, Online

On Thursday 20 October 2022, EMB will host its 24th Third Thursday Science Webinar featuring Dr Joachim Claudet who will give a talk on ‘The MPA Guide: A framework to achieve global goals for the Ocean’. In this talk, Dr Joachim Claudet will discuss the main messages from the paper ‘The MPA Guide: A framework […]

ECOP Wednesdays: Ecological impacts of large-scale offshore wind farms in the Mediterranean Sea – 5 October 2022, Online

On Wednesday 5 October 2022, EMB will host its 4th ECOP Wednesday series event featuring Dr Josep Lloret who will speak about Ecological impacts of large-scale offshore wind farms in the Mediterranean Sea, followed by a Q&A session. The event will take place from 12:00 – 13:00 CEST. It is important to note this event […]

Call for Abstracts_The Sixth Xiamen Symposium on Marine Environmental Sciences

The sixth Xiamen Symposium on Marine Environmental Sciences (XMAS-VI) will be held in Xiamen on January 9-12, 2023. XMAS-VI will focus on Multidisciplinary and Solution Sciences for a Sustainable and Healthy Ocean. XMAS-VI is still open for abstract submission. The deadline for abstract submission is September 30, 2022, 17:00 (China Standard Time). To Submit your abstract: 1) Find a […]

BEACON Webinar: Foraminifera as bioindicators for assessment of anthropogenic pollution (14 Sep 2022 14:00 UTC)

The BEACON Project invites all to the webinar Foraminifera as bioindicators for assessment of anthropogenic pollution Speaker: Dr Yao Ngorian Jean-Paul   Tomorrow, 14 September 2022 at 14:00 UTC Link: https://us05web.zoom.us/j/85742620361?pwd=ZzRnSG42WVhYZFI3QXlTc2lDeWhoQT09 The talk will be 25 minutes please and the remaining time for questions and  contributions. This zoom is limited to 40 minutes overall please. […]

Blue Speeds: A win-win solution for shipping companies, European citizens and marine life – 25 October, Brussels (European Parliament)

This event will address EU solutions for the shipping industry to reduce underwater noise pollution and collision risk with whales (ship strikes). Experts from CE Delft (an independent research firm on environment and sustainability) will present a new study on the economic and environmental cost/benefits of reducing ship speeds in EU waters to protect marine biodiversity. […]

Dialogue with industry – Instrument Provision: Supply and Development of Sensors and Platforms – 14 September 2022, online

The Global Ocean Observing System (GOOS), Marine Technology Society (MTS), and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), and industry partners are launching, a new Ocean Decade action – a forum for compact and meaningful ‘Dialogues with Industry’. The goal of these dialogues is to develop actionable recommendations, through interaction between new and established companies, […]

BlueGeneration International Conference – 29 September 2022, Palma de Mallorca

This conference brings together professionals, experts and various stakeholders from the Blue Economy with Employment offices, Youth organizations and Inclusion institutions from 8 European countries to continue the efforts of BlueGeneration and attract youth to a sustainable blue career. It is also an opportunity for ECOPs to expand their network with representatives from the European Directorate-General […]

How to Engage alongside UNESCO – “Ocean Decade: Catalyzing support & engagement” – 13 September 2022, online

This is the first webinar of the Webinar Series “How to Engage alongside UNESCO” organized by the UNESCO Secretariat in collaboration with the NGO-UNESCO Liaison Committee, to foster mobilization and engagement of NGO partners around specific UNESCO’s flagships and priority programmes. You can register for the webinar here. via UNESCO Have any news or opportunity in […]

LifeWatch Biodiversity Day 2022 – Habitat Mapping – 5 October 2022, Brussels

Join LifeWatch in Brussels (KVAB) for their annual event on biodiversity, where science meets citizens, policy and industry. This second edition will focus on biotope and habitat mapping in biodiversity and ecosystem research, which provides the essential data for biodiversity research and conservation. Registration is free and the deadline for registering is the 28 September 2022. You can find […]

SEArica event on the Maritime Dimension of the TEN-T – 08 September 2022, online

SEArica Vice-Chair for Maritime Transport and the North Sea, MEP Jan-Christoph Oetjen, warmly invites you to the SEArica event on the Maritime Dimension of the TEN-T, taking place online on Thursday 8 September 2022 from 10:00 to 11:30 (Brussels time). On 14 December 2021, the European Commission published its proposal to review the Regulation for a Trans-European Transport Network (TEN-T). The TEN-T is of capital […]

Call for Session proposals: SOOS SYMPOSIUM – Southern Ocean in a Changing World – Deadline 31 October 2022

Call for Session Proposals The Southern Ocean Observing System (SOOS) Symposium, “Southern Ocean in a Changing World”, will consist of plenary presentations, parallel sessions and workshops. The organising Committee invites proposals for sessions for the Symposium topics below. Proposals for sessions incorporating short talks and posters, panel discussions and/or workshops are welcome. The symposium themes […]

Coastal ecologist Katharyn Boyer joins Dive In with Liz & Sylvia – 22 September 2022, Online

Topic: Coastal ecologist Katharyn Boyer joins Dive In with Liz & Sylvia Description Dr. Katharyn Boyer began teaching and research at San Francisco State University in the Department of Biology in 2004. She is an Associate Professor in the Biology College of Science and Engineering. Her interest in estuaries and coasts began at a young […]

Marine Biodiversity Networking Fridays Asia & Pacific The Global Ocean Observing System and related activities in the Asia-Pacific region – 09 September 2022, Online

On September 9th, 2022, 8-9 AM JST we will have a dedicated session on the Global Ocean Observing System (GOOS) and related activities in the Asia-Pacific region. Dr Karen Evans will present on Essential Ocean Variables (EOVs), within a Global Ocean Observation System, to provide a better understanding of marine life to meet universal goals […]

EU Regions Week – 10 – 13 October 2022, Brussels, Belgium and Online

The European Week of Regions and Cities (#EURegionsWeek) is the biggest annual Brussels-based event dedicated to cohesion policy. The 20th edition will provide the opportunity to debate, keeping communities connected, exchanging best practices and ideas between partners and participants on four themes: Green transition, Territorial Cohesion, Digital transition, Youth empowerment. Follow this link for more […]

AtlantOS Ocean Hour: Democratizing Ocean observations through low cost technologies – 14 September 2022, Online

The rise of low-cost, efficient, and creative ways of collecting ocean observation has catalyzed a vibrant, user-led community that focuses on citizen science and the development of “do-it-yourself” (DIY) projects. The Ocean Hour will provide an opportunity for the community to learn and engage in discussion about citizen science and the use of low cost […]

COP27 Virtual Ocean Pavilion: Connecting All on Our Incredible Blue Planet – 30 Aug-18 Sept 2022, Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt

Registration for the 2022 Virtual Ocean Pavilion on the road to COP27 is now open! This year’s online platform aims to continue the work begun by the Virtual Ocean Pavilion for COP26 in raising the visibility of the Ocean and showcasing why the Ocean matters in climate negotiations and to all life on our planet. […]

ECOP Wednesdays: ‘Mission Oriented R&I for a Healthy Ocean’ – 7 September 2022, Online

In June 2022, EMB and the Young Ambassadors launched the online ECOP Wednesdays Event Series for the EMB ECOP Network, focusing on the European and international marine science policy landscape. In the third edition of this ECOP Wednesdays Event Series, Ana-Maria Stan from the Healthy Seas and Ocean Unit, DG RTD, European Commission, will give a […]

Triton Talks – Changes in Habitat, Marine Energy Sustainability and Life Cycle Assessments – 01 September 2022, online

Topic: Triton Talks – Changes in Habitat, Marine Energy Sustainability and Life Cycle Assessments with Lenaig Hemery, Alicia Amerson and Tyler Harris Description On September 1st, join PNNL researchers to learn about environmental monitoring around marine energy devices. Lenaig Hemery will discuss changes in habitat followed by a discussion on marine energy sustainability and life […]

Joint ASFA -AquaDocs Conference – 15 September 2022, online

The joint ASFA-AquaDocs Conference: Aquatic Science Professional Supporting the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), will take place on 15th September at 13:00-17:00 Rome time /GMT+1.  The Conference is open to all and free to attend. You need to register in advance which you can do using this link. via AquaDocs Have any news or opportunity in ocean sciences […]

Sustainability of Marine Ecosystems – 23 September – 2 October, Busan, Korea

For 29 years, PICES has conducted investigations of North Pacific ecosystems. There has been a significant focus on multidecadal ecological processes and a more recent emphasis on the impacts of changes in the ocean on the human societies that rely on the North Pacific. The FUTURE Science Plan has identified several important science questions about […]

The IEEE OES AUV Symposium – 19 – 21 September, National University of Singapore

This collaborative symposium is now an official Decade of Ocean Science Activity sponsored by IEEE OES, every two years. It aims to bring together those working in the field of marine robotics, including but not limited to autonomous underwater vehicles (AUV), to exchange new knowledge and explore future directions. More information here. The 2022 symposium will […]

Call for session proposals for ICES Annual Science Conference 2023 – Deadline 09 September 2022

The call is open for theme and network session proposals for the 2023 edition of our flagship event, the Annual Science Conference (ASC) taking place 11-15 September 2023. We are excited to announce that next year’s ASC will be hosted by Spain at Palacio Euskalduna in Bilbao, Basque Country, Spain! The ASC provides opportunities for marine scientists to present and discuss the latest marine science, […]

Virtual International Networking Connector – 22 September 2022, online

Join MEOPAR, IMBeR and OFI on Thursday 22 September, for the virtual International Networking Connector event to meet new peers, grow new collaborations and partnerships, share information and knowledge about projects and initiatives. This session is an endorsed UN Ocean Decade Activity and open to all researchers and ocean professionals interested in growing their networks. What to […]

EU Bioeconomy Conference 2022 – 6-7 October 2022, Brussels, Belgium and Online

During this conference, the EU Commission  will present the findings of the EU Bioeconomy Strategy Progress Report, adopted in June 2022 and highlight the role of bioeconomy policy to enhance policy coherence and system thinking. A series of bioeconomy success stories from EU research and innovation will be presented, alongside evidence for a successful implementation […]

YOUMARES 13 Conference – 11-14 October 2022, Berlin, Germany

In the context of the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable (2021 -2030), the YOUMARES conference 2022 will use the second outcome of the Ocean We Want: “A healthy and resilient ocean , where marine ecosystems are understood, protected, restored, and managed” as a guiding framework to promote marine research that covers a variety […]

CommOCEAN 2022 Registration Open

Registration is now open for the 5th edition of the International Marine Science Communication Conference ‘CommOCEAN 2022’, which is taking place on 29 November – 1 December 2022 in Sète, France and Online. Join the event to help build a strong community of marine science communication professionals across the world. To find out more click here. […]

EMB Third Thursday Science Webinar – 15 September 2022, Online

On Thursday 15 September 2022, EMB will host its 23rd Third Thursday Science webinar featuring Dr Jane Collins who will speak about Unlocking Marine Genetic Resources: Streamlining the Legal, Policy and Business Aspects of the Marine Biodiscovery Pipeline. In this talk, Dr Collins will introduce the marine biodiscovery pipeline and the links to the ongoing […]

Coastal Future Conference 2023 – 25-26 January 2023, London, UK and Online

The annual Coastal Futures Conferences have been running since 1994 and over 600 delegates from 200+ organisations attended the 2022 virtual conference. The conference provides the most effective review, briefing and pointer to future trends in the coastal and marine environment of the year. The call for speaker topics is now open for the 2023 […]

EMFAF 2022 Info Day – 24 November 2022, Brussels, Belgium and Online

An Info Day about two new calls for proposals under the European Maritime, Fisheries and Aquaculture Fund (EMFAF) takes place on 24 November 2022. The two calls are “Blue careers for a sustainable blue economy” and “Regional flagships projects supporting sustainable blue economy in EU sea basins”. They are both expected to be open from […]

EIMR International Conference 2022 – 4-6 October 2022, Online

Led by the University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI) and Heriot Watt University (HW) both in the UK, Environmental Interactions of Marine Renewable Energy Technologies (EIMR) is an international conference hosted at different sites across the Scottish Highlands and Islands region. The conferences explore the interactions of wave and tidal energy technologies with the […]

Coherence of the MSP data and information – 1 September 2022, Online

The Community of Practice on data sharing, information and communication technology serving Maritime Spatial Planning will have its second workshop meeting on “Coherence of the MSP data and information” on 1 September from 9am to 11:30am CEST. Survey results on Data use and information will be presented. The WS will also focus on terminology use […]

ECOP Wednesdays: ‘Mission Oriented R&I for a Healthy Ocean’ – 7 September 2022, Online

In June 2022, EMB and the Young Ambassadors launched the online ECOP Wednesdays Event Series for the EMB ECOP Network, focusing on the European and international marine science policy landscape. In the third edition of this ECOP Wednesdays Event Series, Ana-Maria Stan from the Healthy Seas and Ocean Unit, DG RTD, European Commission, will give a […]

EMB Third Thursday Science Webinar – 18 August 2022, Online

On Thursday 18 August 2022, EMB is hosting a Third Thursday Science webinar on the topic ‘Marine Biotechnology to Advance Europe’s Bioeconomy’. This webinar will highlight the EMB Policy Brief 4 on Marine Biotechnology: Advancing Innovation in Europe’s Bioeconomy. Five years after its release, and over 10 years since the EMB’s visionary Position Paper 15 […]

2nd International Eurofleets+ Workshop – 26 September 2022, Online

The Eurofleets+ H2020 project will host a second Stakeholder Workshop on 26 September 2022. The workshop will focus on Synergies with Atlantic Mapping programmes and the research vessel community, and aims to connect with Atlantic Programmes such as Mission Atlantic, EMODnet Bathymetry and other Benthic Mapping stakeholders, including industry. You can find out more here. […]

MASTS 12th Annual Science Meeting – 8-10 November 2022, Glasgow, UK

The MASTS 12th Annual science meeting will be held on 8-10 Noevmber in Glasgow, UK. The theme of the meeting is Supporting Delivery of the Blue Economy Vision. Registration is now open, and the deadline for abstracts is 19 August. To register and find out more, click here. via MASTS Have any news or opportunity […]

The Bioeconomy – Enabling the European Green Deal in Challenging Times – 6-7 October 2022, Brussels, Belgium and Online

The high-level conference ‘The Bioeconomy – Enabling the European Green Deal in Challenging Times’ will take place on 6 and 7 October in the Charlemagne building in Brussels. In addition, all sessions will also be live-streamed to allow everyone to get involved from anywhere. The event will present the findings of the EU Bioeconomy Strategy Progress Report, […]

Sustainable blue economy and aquaculture in EU regions – 22 September 2022, Brussels, Belgium and Online

The hybrid conference on sustainable blue economy and aquaculture in EU regions will take place on 22 September 2022. It is organised by the European Commission and the European Committee of the Regions. Interpretation to 9 languages and web streaming will be available. To find out more about this event, click here. via EU Have any […]

Eurofleets+ BOREHOLE SEISMIC workshop – October 12th-14th 2022, Trieste, Italy

During the past ten years new technologies have remarkably extended the scope of marine research and now offer exciting novel perspectives for pioneering research. Unmanned underwater vehicles have reached a high degree of reliability and they develop towards standard equipment on modern research vessels. However, the technical complexity of the systems and their integrated scientific […]

SIOS online conference on Earth observation and remote sensing applications in Svalbard – 12-14 October 2022

SIOS Knowledge Centre and the SIOS Remote Sensing Working Group invites abstracts from the Svalbard science community working on applications using Earth Observation (EO), Remote Sensing (RS), and Geoinformation (GI). When? 12-14 October 2022 Where? Online Abstract submission deadline: 25 August 2022 Registration: free of charge; registration to Zoom meeting will be announced here We are pleased to announce […]

5th Effects of Climate Change on the World’s Ocean Symposium – 17 – 21 April 2023, Bergen, Norway

The ECCWO5 symposium will bring together experts from around the world to better understand climate impacts on ocean ecosystems, the ecosystem services they provide, and the people, businesses and communities that depend on them. The 2023 event will highlight the latest information on how oceans are changing, what is at risk, responses that are underway, […]

International Marine Protected Areas Congress (IMPAC5) – 3 – 9 February 2023, Vancouver, Canada

IMPAC5 registration is now open! Join the global forum that brings together ocean conservation professionals and high-level officials to inform, inspire and act on marine protected areas. IMPAC5 is an opportunity to bring together Indigenous peoples and cultures from around the world to embrace a collaborative approach and learn from Indigenous leadership in ocean conservation. […]

CommOCEAN 2022 Registration Open

Registration is now open for the 5th edition of the International Marine Science Communication Conference ‘CommOCEAN 2022’, which is taking place on 29 November – 1 December 2022 in Sète, France and Online. Join the event to help build a strong community of marine science communication professionals across the world. To find out more click here. […]

MSPMED Final Conference – 13 – 14 October 2022, Rome, Italy

The final conference of the MSPMED Project will take place on the 13th and 14th of October 2022 and will be held at National Research Council CNR in Rome. The conference will present the outcomes and results of the European MSPMED showing peculiarities, basin-specific approaches and solutions to MSP towards a sustainable, inclusive, and long-lasting […]

The High-Tech Summit for the Black Sea – 27-28 September 2022, Varna, Bulgaria

Under the umbrella of the H2020 funded project BRIDGES BS, the ‘Blue Economy High-Tech 4 the Black Sea’ is a large research-based Black Sea forum on ocean digitalisation and Industry 4.0 across academia, research organizations, investors, industry, and society at large. It aims to provide a meeting point for industry and research to generate and […]

Marine Data Challenge – 15 September 2022, Athens, Greece and Online

Mercator Ocean International, the implementor of the Copernicus Marine Service in partnership with the MIT Enterprise Forum Greece launches Marine Data Challenge events to encourage innovative solutions to some of the most important global challenges related to the blue economy. The first kick-off meeting was held on 12 July 12th, which you can now watch […]

Maritime Dimension of the TEN-T – 8 September 2022, Online

SEArica Vice-Chair for Maritime Transport and the North Sea, MEP Jan-Christoph Oetjen, invites you to the SEArica event on the Maritime Dimension of the TEN-T, taking place online on Thursday 8 September 2022 from 10:00 to 11:30 (Brussels time). With this event, SEArica aims to discuss the maritime dimension of the TEN-T and assess whether […]

EMB Third Thursday Science Webinar – 18 August 2022, Online

On Thursday 18 August 2022, EMB is hosting a Third Thursday Science webinar on the topic ‘Marine Biotechnology to Advance Europe’s Bioeconomy’. This webinar will highlight the EMB Policy Brief 4 on Marine Biotechnology: Advancing Innovation in Europe’s Bioeconomy. Five years after its release, and over 10 years since the EMB’s visionary Position Paper 15 […]

Join the Storytelling Lab – 22 – 26 August 2022

A Greener Blue is a global storytelling initiative led by The Lexicon, a US-based NGO that uses evidence-based storytelling, strategy, and mobilization to build movements tackling our food systems’ greatest challenges. They are calling on filmmakers, writers, artists, activists, fishers, fish farmers and seafood experts to join this global storytelling experience. The virtual classroom portion […]

Western Indian Ocean Marine Science Association (WIMOSA) 12th Scientific Symposium – 10-15 October, Port Elizabeth, South Africa

Organised by WIOMSA, the Sustainable Seas Trust and the Nairobi Convention, the theme of this year’s symposium is “A New Decade of Western Indian Ocean Science”. The theme draws inspiration from the current global and regional goals including the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development, the UN Decade of […]

4th Ecosystem Services Partnership (ESP) Europe Conference – 10 – 14 October, Heraklion, Greece

The aim of this European ESP Conference is to highlight pathways for involving diverse societal groups (e.g., local stakeholders, public and private decision makers, NGOs, civil society organizations, students, businesses) in ES science, policy and practice. Besides the participation of researchers, practitioners, and policy makers, we further invite the general public, activist communities and civil […]

International Bycatch Meeting – 4 – 6 October, Malaga, Spain

This international meeting aims to share experiences on bycatch data collection, identify effective solutions towards reducing bycatch and define ways to replicate best practices and discuss future directions.  It will cover: Monitoring bycatch and discards Capacity building and practical local knowledge for mitigation Successful solutions, Bycatch Reduction Technologies (BRTs) and novel applications for mitigation on industrial and […]

Sharing knowledge for resilient, sustainable and prosperous Islands Worldwide – 26 September – 2 October, online

This Summit will be a free event to attend in order to ensure maximum accessibility to expertise from a variety of fields. It will imitate a traditional in-person event with opportunities to interact with speakers and other attendees with the goal of creating an online community, including interactive sessions in various formats. There will be […]

Sustainability of Marine Ecosystems – 23 September – 2 October, Busan, Korea

For 29 years, PICES has conducted investigations of North Pacific ecosystems. There has been a significant focus on multidecadal ecological processes and a more recent emphasis on the impacts of changes in the ocean on the human societies that rely on the North Pacific. The FUTURE Science Plan has identified several important science questions about […]

The IEEE OES AUV Symposium – 19 – 21 September 2022, National University of Singapore

This collaborative symposium is now an official Decade of Ocean Science Activity sponsored by IEEE OES, every two years. It aims to bring together those working in the field of marine robotics, including but not limited to autonomous underwater vehicles (AUV), to exchange new knowledge and explore future directions. Early bird registration ends on 31 July. The […]

ICYMARE 2022 Bremerhaven – 13 – 16 September 2022, Germany

The International Conference for Young Marine Researchers (ICYMARE) is a bottom-up initiative completely organized by volunteers and offers a powerful and inspiring international set-up for an excellent network opportunity and some first conference experience in your early career. What is special about ICYMARE: an annual on-site conference for young marine researchers with changing locations and hosting […]

Arctic Horizon Scan 2022 Workshop – 7 – 9 September, Oxford and Online

Profound Arctic change poses great challenges to communities in the Arctic regions and beyond. Delegates to the Workshop will work to ensure the Arctic research agenda is fit to serve the needs of the future, by identifying research priorities for the next decade. The Arctic Horizon Scan 2022 is a UN Ocean Decade endorsed activity. The Decade is […]

2nd International Ocean Health Symposium – 29 – 31 August 2022, Kiel, Germany

The Symposium is hosted by Kiel Marine Science (KMS) at Kiel University and GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel as an in-person event in Kiel, Germany. Meet early career scientists and established researchers from a broad range of disciplines to exchange views on ocean disease, ocean extremes, ocean health, and related governance options to […]

2022 Youth Leadership Virtual Summit: The Power of ADVOCASEA – 5 – 6 August 2022, Online

The Earth Echo International invites to harness the power of advocasea at the 2022 Youth Leadership Summit! If you are a young person between the ages of 13-25, mark your calendars and save the date for two days of learning, networking, and collaboration focused on taking collective action to restore and protect our ocean planet. Youth-led […]

Indo-Pacific Maritime Security Exchange (IMSE) – 4 – 5 August, Hawaii

The Indo-Pacific Maritime Security Exchange (IMSE) is produced by Navy League of the United States Honolulu Council. The enduring IMSE theme is Building Partnerships for Security, Stability and Prosperity. IMSE’s purpose is to provide a forum for senior leaders, subject matter experts, and interested members of the general public to engage in dialogue about maritime security […]

Join in the celebration of South Africa’s 2022 MPA Day! – 01 August 2022

South Africa’s 2022 MPA Day is coming up August 1. MPA Day will include the following activities: Photo competition Webinar Do Marine Protected Areas work? (7 pm South Africa, August 1) open to all interested participants. Register here. Twitter chat (6 pm South Africa, August 1). All are invited to the Twitter chat at #MPADay #LetsTalkMPAs. BioBlitz with iNaturalist. […]

EMSEA conference – 25-28 September 2022, Palma De Mallorca, Spain

During the EMSEA’s annual conference, the marine education community dives deeper into the latest developments in our field. Taking place on the 25th-28th of September 2022 in the sunny city of Palma de Mallorca, they come together again in person to exchange knowledge, expertise and facilitate discussions. For more event details, click here. via EMSEA […]

Marine Research Infrastructures Management Workshop – 19-21 September 2022, Tallinn, Estonia

This management workshop is organized within the scope of the EurofleetsPlus training program and will be held at Tallinn University of Technology. The workshop will have a duration of 2.5 days (from 19 to 21 September 2022) and is offered to Marine Scientists and Marine science related staff that want to improve their knowledge on […]

Workshop on ICES Transparent Assessment Framework – 13-14 September 2022, Online

This free online workshop provides introduction, demonstrations, and exercises in producing ICES Transparent Assessment Framework (TAF) assessment outputs and working within the GitHub environment. The workshop is mainly aimed at people working with stock assessment models who need guidance to run the models through TAF. To find out more, click here. Registration is open until […]

CLIVAR-GOOS-ICTP Workshop: From Global to Coastal – 15-17 August 2022, Trieste, Italy & Online

Through recently conducted reviews, communities are recognizing the overarching need for: 1) Expansion of long-term observations into the coastal zone, where humans interact with the ocean and 2) Multi-disciplinary observing systems that better track oxygen minimum zones, the carbon cycle, and productivity. To address the above-mentioned needs, this workshop was proposed by the CLIVAR community, […]

MEDIN workshops – 8-12 August & 14-18 November 2022, Online

MEDIN organizes free online workshops periodically throughout the year to improve the uptake, knowledge and use of MEDIN Data Guidelines and the MEDIN Discovery Metadata Standard (and associated tools). Presentations from previous MEDIN workshops can be viewed in the archive. The next workshops are happening online on 8-12 August and 14-18 November 2022. To register […]

ECOP Wednesdays: ‘Ocean Science Diplomacy’ – 03 August 2022, Online

In June 2022, EMB and the Young Ambassadors launched the online ECOP Wednesdays Event Series for the EMB ECOP Network, focusing on the European and international marine science policy landscape. In the second edition of this ECOP Wednesdays Event Series, Dr Andrei Polejack from the World Maritime University in Sweden, will give a talk about ‘Ocean […]

Webinar: How climate change is affecting the temperature of the Gulf of St. Lawrence – 28 July 2022, Online

Join the Sierra Club Canada Foundation on July 28 at 1 pm US/Canada Eastern Time for a presentation by Richard Galbraith of Fisheries and Oceans Canada on climate change and its impacts on the Gulf of Saint-Lawrence marine ecosystem. The waters of the Gulf of St. Lawrence can be separated into three layers in summer: […]

Triton Talks – Environmental Monitoring around Marine Energy – 27 July 2022, Online

Description You are invited to participate in session 6 of Triton Talks, a webinar series discussing the US DOE Water Power Technologies Office Triton Initiative’s research on environmental monitoring technologies and methods used to evaluate environmental stressors linked to marine energy devices. On July 27th, join Joe Haxel, Alicia Amerson and Morgan Pattison to learn […]

Climate Change Genomics workshop: Vulnerability, adaptations & applications – 13 – 15 September 2022, Online

This international online workshop is organised jointly by the BES Climate Change Ecology and Ecological Genetics Special Interest Groups between 13 – 15 September 2022. Participants will discuss utilising the methodologies, evidence and applications of genomics to investigate climate change-induced effects on organisms. We aim to develop best practices for applying genetic/genomic tools to assess vulnerability and to study […]

SOLAS Southeast Asia Workshop – 23rd August 2022, Online

SOLAS will hold an online workshop on surface ocean and lower atmosphere study in Southeast Asia on 23rd August 2022. Southeast Asia is characterized by diverse marine ecosystems and high population along the coastal areas. Being part of the tropical Indo-Pacific warm pool, air-sea interaction in this region exerts a significant influence on regional to global climates. Meanwhile, […]

Registration for 7th ARGO Science workshop – 11-13 October 2022, Brussels, Belgium and Online

Registration for the 7th Argo Science Workshop is now open until 4 September 2022. The 3-day workshop will take place at the Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences (RBINS) in Brussels, Belgium, on 11-13 October 2022. It is organized as a hybrid event, with in-person and virtual attendance options. You can  find more information on […]

4th ESP Europe Conference – 10-14 October 2022, Heraklion, Greece

The call for abstracts for the ‘ecosystem services empowering people and societies in times of crises’ conference is now open. In particular, you are invited to submit abstracts to the special session on “Plural values of marine and coastal ecosystem services towards sustainable spatial planning and an inclusive governance of marine and coastal systems”, organized […]

Sustainable Blue Economy in the Mediterranean – 29-30 September 2022, Lisbon, Portugal and Online

Save the date for the Blue Growth Community Project’s Final Conference. During the conference, the Blue Growth Community Project’s main capitalization achievements will be presented, emphasizing the three main outputs that have been capitalized by the Blue Growth Partnership. The Blue Growth Final Conference will also be an occasion for looking forwards to future cooperation […]

Call for nominations of participants to the IPBES youth workshop – 19-23 October 2022

Selection criteria for participants The youth workshop will bring together 25 participants, with five participants from each of the UN regions (Africa, Asia and Pacific, Eastern Europe, Latin America and Caribbean, Western Europe and others). Successful candidates need to: Be between 18-30 years of age; Be actively engaged in relevant work on biodiversity and ecosystem […]

CommOCEAN 2022 Registration Opens – Early-bird registration is open until 18 September 2022

Registration is now open for the 5th edition of the International Marine Science Communication Conference ‘CommOCEAN 2022’, which is taking place on 29 November – 1 December 2022 in Sète, France and Online. Join the event to help build a strong community of marine science communication professionals across the world. To find out more click here. […]

Scientific Meetings: Marine microbes in a changing climate – 12 – 13 September 2022

Overview Theo Murphy meeting organised by Professor Alessandro Tagliabue, Professor Thomas Mock, Dr Julie Robidart and Dr Patricia Sanchez-Baracaldo. Marine microbes are crucial for ocean health and ecosystem services. However, understanding their response to climate change requires us to bridge gaps between biogeochemistry and genomics to reveal how the changing seascape impacts microbial metabolism, diversity, […]

L&O Letters Early Career Publication Honor – Deadline 31 July 2022

We invite applications for the 2022 Limnology & Oceanography Letters Early Career Publication Honor that pays the publication cost of open-access articles authored by Early Career Researchers (ECRs) in need. The Honor was conceived and is managed by ASLO’s Raelyn Cole Editorial (RCE) Fellows to support publication of innovative research in the aquatic sciences by ECRs who have no […]

The 10th Annual World Congress of Ocean

The 10th Annual World Congress of Ocean-2023 (WCO-2023) will be held in Sapporo, Japan during January 09-11, 2023. WCO series congress contribute to offering professionals in the field of ocean a multidisciplinary informative cooperative platform, and it has been the most definite and grand Ocean event in Asia. With the strong participation from diversified areas, […]

Effects of Climate Change on the World’s Oceans – 17-21 April 2023, Bergen, Norway

The ECCWO5 symposium will bring together experts from around the world to better understand climate impacts on ocean ecosystems, the ecosystem services they provide, and the people, businesses and communities that depend on them. The 2023 event will highlight the latest information on how oceans are changing, what is at risk, responses that are underway, […]

Coastal Futures Conference 2023 – 25-26 January 2023, London, UK and online

The annual Coastal Futures Conferences have been running since 1994 and over 600 delegates from 200+ organisations attended the 2022 virtual conference. The conference provides the most effective review, briefing and pointer to future trends in the coastal and marine environment of the year. More information on the 2023 Conference will be made available via […]

International Bycatch Meeting – 4-6 October 2022, Malaga, Spain

This international meeting aims to share experiences on bycatch data collection, identify effective solutions towards reducing bycatch and define ways to replicate best practices and discuss future directions. Click here for more information and registration. via MAVA Have any news or opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

ECOP Wednesdays: ‘Ocean Science Diplomacy’ – 3 August 2022, Online

In June 2022, EMB and the Young Ambassadors launched the online ECOP Wednesdays Event Series for the EMB ECOP Network, focusing on the European and international marine science policy landscape. In the second edition of this ECOP Wednesdays Event Series, Dr Andrei Polejack from the World Maritime University in Sweden, will give a talk about ‘Ocean […]

Networking Friday on Sustainability Management in a Changing Climate – 15 July 2022, online

Networking Friday on Sustainability Management in a Changing Climate Description: On July 15th, 2022, 1-2 PM UTC PROGRAM 1:00 – Sistemas de Información para la gestión del cambio climático | Ivon Martinez ( IDEAM) 1:15 – Software as a Service for Climate Mitigation and Adaptation Management | Felipe Bittencourt (WayCarbon) 1:30 – Colombia enfrenta el […]

2022 SCOR Annual Meeting – 4-6 October 2022, Busan, Korea

Registration is open for the 2022 SCOR Annual Meeting! Dates: 4-6 October 2022 Venue: Hotel Paradise, Busan, Korea Time: 9:00-17:00 (UTC+9) Events 4 October 2022. Day 1: Opening, discussion of new WG proposals 5 October 2022. Day 2: Reports/updates from current SCOR Working Groups and research projects 6 October 2022. Day 3: Reports/updates from infrastructural […]

SOLAS Southeast Asia Workshop – 23rd August 2022, Online

SOLAS will hold an online workshop on surface ocean and lower atmosphere study in Southeast Asia on 23rd August 2022. Southeast Asia is characterized by diverse marine ecosystems and high population along the coastal areas. Being part of the tropical Indo-Pacific warm pool, air-sea interaction in this region exerts a significant influence on regional to global climates. Meanwhile, […]

Register Now for the GEO Blue Planet Symposium! – 24th- 28th October in Accra, Ghana

GEO Blue Planet encourages you to register now for the 5th GEO Blue Planet Symposium to be held from October 24th- 28th in Accra, Ghana! In attending this symposium, you would have the opportunity to: Engage in stimulating dialogue about ocean and coastal related issues pertinent to the region. Explore the role of Ocean and Coastal Observations in addressing marine […]

Webinar: Introducing Ocean Eye, new technology for marine ecosystem service payments – 13 July 2022, Online

Presented by: Sari Tolvanen of Ocean Eye Date/Time: Wednesday, July 13 2022 Description: Global studies have shown that stakeholder buy-in is the number one success factor in marine conservation, but too often coastal communities lack incentives to support conservation initiatives. Ocean Eye is a data collection and financial transfer platform that collects wildlife sighting data and […]

AUV SYMPOSIUM 2022 – 19th – 21st September, Singapur and Online

The IEEE OES AUV Symposium, on 19th – 21st Septemberis a collaborative symposium sponsored by IEEE OES and organized once in every two years. It aims to bring together those working in the field of marine robotics, including but not limited to autonomous underwater vehicles (AUV), to exchange new knowledge and explore future directions. The […]

Capacity Building Workshop for Early Career Researchers – 19–20 September 2022, Sarajevo

The Early career Researchers Network of Network (ECR-NoN) is offering an open, 2-day capacity building workshop in Sarajevo, 19th and 20th September. The workshop is supported by the Future Earth Paris Hub, Future Earth Global Research Network, Past Global Changes (PAGES), the Austrian Academy of Science and the Institute of New Economic Thinking, Young Scholar Initiative (INET-YSI). There will be […]

Fourth ICES PICES Early Career Scientist Conference – 18–21 July 2022

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​To encourage greater involvement of young scientists in international scientific investigations and to foster their role in the management and stewardship of the marine environment, the International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES)​ and the North Pacific Marine Science Organization (PICES)​ are proud to announce the fourth Early Career Scientist Conference in July 2022 hosted by Fisheries and Oceans […]

Connecting to heal our Oceans in the WIO region – 15 July 2022, Online

Topic: Connecting to heal our Oceans in the WIO region Description: The Western Indian Ocean Early Career Scientists network (WIO-ECSN) and its country chapter of Tanzania (WIO-ECSN Tanzania) will be hosting an online webinar that aims to connect youth, ocean advocates, conservationists, academicians, researchers, activists, government officials, early-career ocean professionals, and all potential stakeholders, from […]

National Geographic Oceans Grants Virtual funding seminar – 11 July 2022, Online

National Geographic invests in bold people and transformative ideas in the fields of conservation, education, research, storytelling, and technology. They are encouraging grant applications from around the world, especially from people from under-represented groups, and are particularly interested in projects developing or deploying new technologies, and projects which are led by, or involve, local communities. Join Jules Luthringer, […]

MEDIN workshop on Marine Data Management, Governance and the MEDIN toolset – 8-12 August 2022, Online

This free training course is suitable for anyone responsible for collecting or managing marine environmental data in the public sector, industry or for education or research. Familiarity with different marine data types, and how data is acquired and used, would be helpful but not essential. To find out more, follow this link. via IODE Have […]