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Jan 21 2019 to Jan 24 2019 Latin American and Caribbean Regional Symposium on Ocean Acidification Santa Marta, Colombia The objective of the symposium is for attendees to leave with an understanding of what implications ocean acidification has on their work and what tools are available to integrate ocean acidification monitoring, mitigation, and resilience into their work.
Feb 4 2019 to Feb 7 2019 2019 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill and Ecosystem Science Conference New Orleans, Louisiana Theme: "Minding the Gaps: Research Priorities for Response, Restoration, and Resilience"
Feb 11 2019 to Feb 13 2019 Ocean Economy & Future Technology Conference Muscat, Oman We strive to empower investment in ocean economy industries by actively streamlining the investment process and lowering its cost
Feb 13 2019 to Feb 16 2019 Seafood and Fisheries Emerging Technologies Conference Bangkok, Thailand Goals of the SAFET Conference; 1) Improve and clarify the understanding of the existing MCS and supply chain traceability environment. 2) Objectively review emerging and advancing technologies that might contribute to less expensive and more efficient MCS and supply chain traceability. 3) Advance future implementation of innovative emerging technologies in MCS and supply chain traceability applications where appropriate.    https://www.seafoodandfisherie...
Mar 5 2019 to Mar 7 2019 World Ocean Summit Abu Dhabi, UAE The sixth World Ocean Summit will strive to build greater collaboration across regions and connect the world to new ideas and perspectives. Taking place in March 2019, this world-renowned event will take place in the Middle East for the first time.
Mar 12 2019 to Mar 14 2019 2019 Coastal Summit Washington, DC "Join us for three days of policy, technology and advocacy in Washington, DC."
Mar 13 2019 to Mar 17 2019 CitSci2019 Raleigh, North Carolina "CitSci2019,  Growing our Family Tree , is all about broadening this citizen science community and providing a space where we can all share and learn together."
Apr 1 2019 to Apr 4 2019 OceanVisions2019 - Climate Summit Atlanta, Georgia, USA The goal is to highlight ocean-based science and engineering successes in the areas of resilience, adaptation, mitigation and sustainability and promote scalable solutions across human, climate and ecological dimensions.
Apr 4 2019 to Apr 5 2019 3rd WMU International Women's Conference Malmö, Sweden To address the gender gap in the maritime, ports, fishing and related industries, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) announced that the World Maritime Day theme for 2019 is “Empowering Women in the Maritime Community”.
Apr 8 2019 to Apr 12 2019 5th International Conference on Marine Mammal Protected Areas Messinia, Greece The 5th International Conference on Marine Mammal Protected Areas will evaluate the progress made over the last decade to meet ICMMPA's long-standing goal of bringing the MMPA community closer together.
Apr 8 2019 to Apr 12 2019 12th Asian Fisheries And Aquaculture Forum Iloilo City, Philippines The Asian Fisheries and Aquaculture Forum provides an international platform for distinguished scientists from all over the world to discuss the issues pertaining to sustainable fisheries and aquaculture in the Asia-Pacific Region.
Apr 21 2019 to Apr 25 2019 SOLAS Open Science Conference Sapporo, Japan "The Surface Ocean–Lower Atmosphere Study (SOLAS) is an international and interdisciplinary research project on biogeochemical-physical air-sea interactions and processes."
May 6 2019 to May 10 2019 OceanPredict ’19 Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada The event will present high-level speakers providing expert insight into the latest ocean research & development efforts, products and services and applications, and offers participants to engage in special science splinter meetings, poster sessions, booth exhibitions and discussions to explore and define the direction of future operational oceanography.
May 7 2019 to May 9 2019 Australian Coral Reef Society Conference Tangalooma Resort, Moreton Island The conference will include a welcome buffet dinner, two days of inspiring talks and discussions, a poster session and awards dinner. There will be field trips and workshops accompanying the conference. https://australiancoralreefsoc...
May 22 2019 to May 24 2019 NAAFE 2019 Forum Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada The NAAFE 2019 Forum in Halifax, jointly hosted by Dalhousie University and Saint Mary’s University, will highlight sessions focused on learning from our economic past, transitions to the future, value chain globalization, innovative market-based instruments, and the economics of the coming aquaculture revolution.
May 25 2019 to May 29 2019 Marine Socio-Ecological Systems Yokohama, Japan The symposium will focus on the integrated assessment of multiple ocean uses across sectors, including: fisheries, renewable energy, coastal development, oil and gas, transport, and the need for conservation.
May 30 2019 to May 31 2019 AERE Annual Summer Conference Lake Tahoe, Nevada AERE’s signature Summer Conference gathers the world’s leading environmental and natural resource economists for two days of outstanding academic programming in a collegial atmosphere.
Jun 4 2019 to Jun 6 2019 Capitol Hill Ocean Week Washington, D.C. The nation’s premier annual conference examining current marine, coastal, and Great Lakes policy issues. Convened by the National Marine Sanctuary Foundation every June. https://capitolhilloceanweek.o...
Jun 15 2019 to Jun 21 2019 Future Oceans2 Brest, France Future Oceans2, IMBeR's second Open Science Conference, provides the opportunity for marine researchers from all disciplines to present science to advance understanding, challenges and solutions that may contribute towards ocean sustainability for the benefit of society
Jun 17 2019 to Jun 20 2019 OCEANS 2019 Marseille, France The bi-annual event for global marine technologists, engineers, students, government officials, lawyers, and advocates. Highlighting relevant topics and current trends, while creating a community of learners and influencers who consistently advance research, practices, and policies for the marine field. https://www.oceans19mtsieeemar...
Jun 24 2019 to Jun 28 2019 MARE People and the Sea Conference X Roeterseiland complex, University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands MARE is an interdisciplinary social science organisation interested in the use and management of marine resources. Its objective is to provide a stimulating intellectual climate for academics and policymakers working on topics related to coasts and seas.
Jul 1 2019 to Jul 5 2019 XII Convención Internacional sobre Medio Ambiente y Desarrollo Habana, Cuba Las oncenas ediciones precedentes de este cónclave han logrado una participación de más de 9 000 personas, de los cuales aproximadamente el 50% corresponden a visitantes pertenecientes a más de 60 países de los 5 continentes.
Jul 15 2019 to Jul 19 2019 Advances in eDNA-based Approaches to Fish Ecology and Management University of Hull, UK, This symposium will, for the first time, bring together the international community of fish eDNA research and provide an overview of the field. We are adopting a broad definition of eDNA to include DNA which has not been sampled directly from the targeted organism, including DNA extracted from water and sediment as well as from faecal and gut samples.
Jul 21 2019 to Jul 25 2019 International Congress for Conservation Biology Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia ICCB 2019 theme: "Conservation Beyond Boundaries: Connecting Biodiversity with Communities, Governments and Stakeholders"
Jul 22 2019 to Jul 26 2019 XIII International Symposium on Antarctic Earth Sciences Incheon, Republic of Korea The symposium aims to bring together Antarctic earth scientists from different areas in order to gather and highlight their outstanding expertise and ideas
Jul 22 2019 to Jul 26 2019 Species on the Move 2019 Skukuza Rest Camp, Kruger National Park, South Africa The conference brings together scientists and natural resource managers working in the disciplines of global change, biogeography and evolution, and relevant in contexts of natural resource management, biodiversity management and conservation, and theoretical ecology.
Aug 18 2019 to Aug 21 2019 4th Workshop on Trait Based Approaches to Ocean Life Chicheley Hall, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom. The workshop brings together a broad range of ecologists and marine scientists to study how organism traits shape ecosystem structure, biodiversity, and function.
Sep 3 2019 to Sep 6 2019 13th International Symposium on Fossil Cnidaria and Porifera Modena, Italy The theme for the upcoming Symposium “Looking back to see ahead” highlights the importance of the fossil archives to understand response of the biosphere to long term environmental perturbations. http://www.13thfossilcnidaria....
Sep 16 2019 to Sep 20 2019 OceanObs'19 Honolulu, Hawaii As part of the decadal conference series, OceanObs’19 will galvanize ocean observing communities to improve coordination of regional and national efforts to better observe the global ocean, to better respond to the joint scientific and societal needs of a fit-for-purpose ocean observing system, and maximize the overall benefit of more integrated observing.
Oct 24 2019 to Oct 25 2019 Our Ocean Conference 2019 Oslo, Norway The Our Ocean conferences focus on the key ocean issues of our time – marine protected areas, sustainable fisheries, marine pollution, and climate-related impacts on the ocean.
Nov 11 2019 to Nov 13 2019 Arabian Coral Reefs Conference New York University, Abu Dhabi The purpose of this conference is to bring together leading regional and international coral reef scientists to discuss recent research, and to open opportunities for dialogue and collaboration among participants.
Jul 5 2020 to Jul 10 2020 14th International Coral Reef Symposium Bremen, Germany The overarching theme of ICRS 2020 is “Tackling the Challenging Future of Coral Reefs”.
Sep 26 2021 to Sep 30 2021 5th International Marine Protected Areas Congress (IMPAC5) Vancouver, BC, Canada Stay tuned for more info.