Conferences

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May 26 2014 to May 29 2014 6th IEEE/OES Baltic Symposium 2014 Tallinn, Estonia Symposium theme "Measuring and modeling of multi-scale interactions in the marine environment" highlights research towards improved understanding of the marine environment as a system http://baltic2014.msi.ttu.ee/
May 26 2014 to May 30 2014 International Symposium on Contribution of Glaciers and Ice Sheets to Sea Level Change Chamonix, France Bringing together experts in cryosphere, climate and oceanography, from both the observation and modeling sides http://www-lgge.obs.ujf-grenob...
Jun 2 2014 to Jun 4 2014 ICES/PICES Symposium on 'Ecological basis of risk analysis for marine ecosystems' Taidetehdas, Porvoo, Finland Discussing approaches, case studies and outcomes relevant to effective and efficient interdisciplinary marine ecosystems risk analysis, particularly in relation to resource use and risks of overexploitation http://www.ices-ecoknows.eu/
Jun 6 2014 Maritime Spatial Planning: Shipping Athens, Greece Will gather experts, industries and NGOs to discuss the coexistence and synergies between shipping and other maritime sectors in a context of increasing use of marine space. http://www.amiando.com/MSPConf...
Jun 9 2014 to Jun 12 2014 Fourth JCOMM Workshop on Advances in Marine Climatology Asheville, North Carolina, US Assessing the state of the marine climate data component of the global climate observing system, identify gaps, and provide guidance on how to address them http://icoads.noaa.gov/climar4...
Jun 12 2014 to Jun 13 2014 Global Sustainable Finance Conference Karlsruhe, Germany Providing a platform for sharing best practices in the field of sustainable finance and investments, including in the context of environmental management http://eosd.org/en/academic_gs...
Jun 15 2014 to Jun 19 2014 Coastal Zone Canada Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Canada's premier international conference on coastal and ocean issues, bringing together participants from around the globe to assess benefits and threats to coasts and oceans http://www.czca-azcc.org/czc%2...
Jun 16 2014 to Jun 19 2014 ICES Symposium “Effects of fishing on benthic fauna, habitat and ecosystem function” Tromsø, Norway Reviewing the physical and biological effects of fishing activities on sea bottom ecosystems, looingk at various technical conservation measures designed to mitigate these effects, and quantifying the overall ecosystem impact http://www.ices.dk/news-and-ev...
Jun 17 2014 to Jun 18 2014 Baltic Maritime Spatial Planning Forum - PartiSEApate Final Conference Riga, Latvia A platform for discussions among practitioners, stakeholders and researchers on further developement and enhancement of MSP in the Baltic Sea Region http://www.vasab.org/index.php...
Jun 23 2014 to Jun 27 2014 3rd Asia-Pacific Coral Reef Symposium Kenting National Park, Taiwan Sharing knowledge and experiences on all aspects of coral reef biology, ecology, management, and conservation http://www.apcrs2014.com/
Jun 23 2014 to Jun 27 2014 IMBER Open Science Conference: Future Oceans Bergen, Norway IMBER stands for Integrated Marine Biogeochemistry and Ecosystem Research; this conference will highlight IMBER research results and develop a plan for the next phase of IMBER science http://www.imber.info/index.ph...
Jun 24 2014 to Jun 26 2014 Innovative Technologies for a Resilient Marine Transportation System: 3rd Biennial Research & Development Conference Washington, D.C. Examining the use of emerging and innovative technologies and practices in marine transportation and waterways management, including for the purpose of environmental stewardship http://www.cvent.com/events/in...
Jul 6 2014 to Jul 11 2014 Ocean Global Change Biology Conference Waterville Valley, New Hampshire, US Addressing two questions: "How will ocean biota respond to fundamental and concurrent alterations of their environment?", and "How will their cumulative responses affect ocean productivity, biodiversity, and biogeochemistry?" http://www.grc.org/programs.as...
Jul 15 2014 to Jul 17 2014 22nd Annual Hawai'i Conservation Conference Honolulu, Hawai'i, US Addressing the challenge of ridge-to-reef conservation while recognizing the broad connection of islands and oceans http://www.hawaiiconservation....
Jul 15 2014 to Jul 18 2014 IAME Conference: International Association of Maritime Economists Conference 2014 Norfolk, Virginia, US Topics will include environmental management and sustainable management in the context of the shipping industry http://iame2014.org/index.html
Jul 21 2014 to Jul 23 2014 2nd International Conference On Oceanography (Oceanography 2014) Las Vegas, Nevada, US Discussing the latest research and developments in oceanography and marine sciences http://www.oceanographyconfere...
Jul 28 2014 to Aug 1 2014 Conference on Ecological and Ecosystem Restoration New Orleans, Louisiana, US Theme is "Elevating the science and practice of restoration" http://conference.ifas.ufl.edu...
Jul 30 2014 to Jul 31 2014 International Conference on Fisheries Science 2014 Colombo, Sri Lanka Discussing a broad range of technical, social, and legal topics pertaining to fisheries science, including the impact of climate change on the sustainability of fisheries resources http://www.marinfish.org/
Aug 14 2014 to Aug 19 2014 International Marine Conservation Congress Glasgow, Scotland Developing new and powerful tools to further marine conservation science and policy http://www.conbio.org/mini-sit...
Sep 1 2014 to Sep 4 2014 World Recreational Fishing Conference Campinas, Sao Paulo State, Brazil Conference theme is "change, transformation and adaptation in recreational fisheries." http://www.7wrfc.com/?page_id=...
Sep 21 2014 to Sep 25 2014 2nd World Small-Scale Fisheries Congress Merida, Mexico Discussing the science and management of small-scale fisheries, including economic viability and environmental stewardship http://2wsfc.wordpress.com/
Sep 22 2014 to Sep 26 2014 LITTORAL 2014 - Facing present and future coastal challenges Klaipeda, Lithuania Sharing results and ideas from coastal research, conservation and management http://balticlagoons.net/litto...
Sep 22 2014 to Sep 27 2014 International Small Islands Studies Association (ISISA) Islands of the World XIII Penghu archipelago, Taiwan Discussing the unique cultures, connections, cultures, ethics, technologies, innovation and sustainability for the many possible futures of islands and archipelagos http://2014isisa.npu.edu.tw/is...
Sep 24 2014 to Sep 26 2014 International Conference: Deltas in Times of Climate Change II Rotterdam, The Netherlands Discussing the research and management of river delta ecosystems in the context of a changing climate http://climatenl.m10.mailplus....
Oct 5 2014 to Oct 9 2014 Pathways 2014: Common Futures Estes Park, Colorado, USA Conference theme is "integrating human dimensions into fisheries and wildlife management." http://events.warnercnr.colost...
Oct 7 2014 Towards an ecosystem-based legal framework for the Baltic Sea Stockholm, Sweden The conference will cover state-of-the-art research and management regarding a legal framework for ecosystem-based management of the Baltic Sea. http://www.jurinst.su.se/engli...
Oct 12 2014 to Oct 16 2014 The World Conference on Marine Biodiversity 2014 (WCMB2014) Qingdao, China Discussing issues affecting the progress of marine biodiversity science, and identifying the challenges and opportunities facing the management of marine biodiversity http://wcmb2014.csp.escience.c...
Oct 14 2014 to Oct 17 2014 Third International Symposium on Integrated Coastal Zone Management (ICZM) Antalya, Turkey Promoting science and integration of knowledge for the sustainable management of coastal resources http://www.iczm2014.org/
Nov 1 2014 to Nov 5 2014 7th National Summit on Coastal and Estuarine Restoration and 24th Biennial Meeting of The Coastal Society Washington, DC, US Bringing together the restoration and coastal management communities for an integrated discussion to explore issues, solutions and lessons learned http://www.estuaries.org/summi...
Nov 3 2014 to Nov 7 2014 67th Annual meeting of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute Barbados The theme is, "Small islands, big issues: applying fisheries and marine science to solve problems and create opportunities.” http://www.gcfi.org/Conference...
Nov 12 2014 to Nov 19 2014 IUCN World Parks Congress Sydney, Australia The IUCN World Parks Congress 2014 is a landmark global forum on protected areas. The Congress will share knowledge and innovation, setting the agenda for protected areas conservation for the decade to come. Building on the theme "Parks, people, planet: inspiring solutions", it will present, discuss and create original approaches for conservation and development, helping to address the gap in the conservation and sustainable development agenda. http://www.worldparkscongress....
Nov 17 2014 to Nov 21 2014 2nd International Ocean Research Conference: One Planet One Ocean Barcelona, Spain Discussing and planning the coming decade of international collaboration in marine sciences and technology http://www.imber.info/index.ph...
Nov 17 2014 to Nov 21 2014 Mares Conference on Ecosystem Health and Conservation Olhão, Portugal Marine environments are generally considered as highly valuable and their health and conservation status are seen as top priorities. Marine wildlife and habitats are facing multiple anthropogenic threats ranging from eutrophication to overfishing and ocean acidification. There is an urgent need to advance our understanding of the menaces on the marine environment and to provide constructive guidelines for management strategies. The first Mares Conference will take place in this context, aiming to address the main issues dealing with both marine ecosystems health and conservation. http://www.maresconference.eu/
Feb 11 2015 to Feb 12 2015 Citizen Science 2015 San Jose, California, US Citizen Science 2015 is the inaugural conference of the Citizen Science Association (CSA), two days of building connections and exchanging ideas across a wide spectrum of disciplines and experiences. Participate and help to shape the future of citizen science! http://citizenscienceassociati...
Mar 30 2015 to Apr 2 2015 Coastal GeoTools North Charleston, South Carolina, US The Coastal GeoTools conference, established in 1999, is typically held every two years and focuses on geospatial data, tools, technology, and information for coastal resource management professionals. Coastal GeoTools 2015 will be the eighth in the conference series. http://coastalgeotools.org/