Conferences

Dates Title Location Description Link
Jul 11 2016 to Jul 13 2016
AWRA Summer Specialty Conference, GIS and Water Resources IX Sacramento, California, USA 2016 Summer Specialty Conference on GIS and Water Resources IX will focus on the role of GIS to support better decisions across a broad spectrum of water, land, ecological, and related resources. Decisions related to floods, droughts, water quality, groundwater withdrawals, environmental impacts, and policy aspects of water and related resources will all be covered. The latest GIS techniques and technology will be presented in the context of full implementation cycle, from data collection, process modeling, decision making, information dissemination, and action support http://www.awra.org/meetings/S...
Jul 11 2016 to Jul 15 2016
18th Annual International Institute of Fisheries Economics and Trade Conference 2016 (IIFET) Aberdeen, Scotland, UK The theme is "Challenging new frontiers in the global seafood sector – a Northern Enlightenment" http://www.iifet-2016.org/
Jul 17 2016 to Jul 22 2016
International Conference on Coastal Engineering Istanbul, Turkey Conference Topics: Coastal Hydrodynamics and Morphology; Coastal Structures, Ports, Harbours, and Waterways; Coastal Management and Environment; Natural Hazards and Coastal Risk; Renewable Energy from Coastal Resources http://www.icce2016.com/en/
Jul 17 2016 to Jul 20 2016
North American Congress for Conservation Biology Madison, Wisconsin, USA The 2016 congress will highlight the importance of integrating successful communication strategies into conservation work. In order to move from research to action, communication across boundaries is essential to encourage and empower diverse communities working to sustain the Earth's biological and cultural diversity, and to implement the policy changes that make this possible http://www.scbnacongress.org/
Jul 30 2016 to Aug 3 2016
4th International Marine Conservation Congress (IMCC) St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada Theme is "Making Marine Science Matter" http://www.conbio.org/mini-sit...
Aug 21 2016 to Aug 25 2016
American Fisheries Society Annual Meeting Kansas City, Missouri, USA The theme is: "Fisheries conservation and management: making connections and building partnerships" http://2016.fisheries.org/
Aug 22 2016 to Aug 27 2016
EMECS'11 SeaCoasts XXVI St Petersburg, Russia Theme is "managing risks to costal regions and communities in a changing world" http://www.emecs-sc2016.com
Aug 29 2016 to Sep 1 2016
EcoSummit 2016 (5th International EcoSummit Congress) Montpellier, France EcoSummit 2016 will centre on the ecology of terrestrial ecosystems and all habitats that are integrated within those ecosystems, including river networks, wetlands and coastlines. Focus will be placed on fragile ecosystems that are more likely to suffer the consequences of climate change and anthropogenic pressure http://www.ecosummit2016.org/
Sep 1 2016 to Sep 10 2016
IUCN World Conservation Congress Honolulu, Hawai'i, USA The 2016 Congress is expected to focus on three policy areas: climate change, marine debris, and protecting ecosystems. http://www.iucnworldconservati...
Sep 9 2016 to Sep 11 2016
Marine Aquarium Conference of North America San Diego, California, USA The MASNA Scientific Poster Session allows for advanced aquarists, undergraduates, graduate students, and scientists to submit scientific posters on their current or past marine aquarium related research projects. http://macnaconference.org/201...
Sep 12 2016 to Sep 16 2016
6th International Symposium on Deep-Sea Corals Boston, Massachusetts Topics include ocean acidification, biogeography, larval dispersal, evolution, connectivity, autecology and reproduction, predictive habitat modeling, (paleo)productivity, new proxies in paleoceanography, conservation strategies, national and international management, marine protected areas and beyond. http://deepseacoral.org
Oct 16 2016 to Oct 21 2016
International Seagrass Biology Workshop (ISBW) 12 Wales, United Kingdom Theme is "Securing a Future for Seagrass" http://isbw12.org
Oct 24 2016 to Oct 28 2016
International Conference on Ecological Sciences Marseille, France Submissions encouraged for both terrestrial and aquatic/marine topics. http://sfecologie2016.sciences...
Oct 25 2016 to Oct 29 2016
Littoral 2016 Biarritz, France Conference theme is "The changing littoral. Anticipation and adaptation to climate change" http://littoral2016.univ-pau.f...
Nov 1 2016 to Nov 13 2016
PICES 2016 Annual Meeting San Diego, California, USA This is the 25th annual PICES meeting. This year's theme will reflect this anniversary with the theme, "Celebrating the Past, Imagining the Future." https://www.pices.int/meetings...
Nov 14 2016 to Nov 16 2016
International Conference on the Marine Environment of the Red Sea (ICMERS) 2016 Thuwal, Saudi Arabia The aim of this conference is to share knowledge, stimulate debate, encourage new thinking, and develop a regional Red Sea research map that generates new networks and partnerships going forward. https://icmers2016.kaust.edu.s...
Nov 28 2016 to Dec 1 2016
2016 Mediterranean Marine Protected Area Forum Tangiers, Morocco Every 4 years, the Forum of Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) in the Mediterranean provides all, managers, policymakers, socio-economic actors, civil society and the scientific community, a unique dialogue opportunity to tackle the challenges of MPAs in the region. The 2016 edition of the Forum will be a key milestone in view of the 2020 Aichi Targets deadline. This 4-day meeting will be an occasion to assess the progress made since the elaboration of the roadmap at the 2012 Forum and to make commitments to protect and sustainably manage 10% at least of the Mediterranean for the benefit of its territories and communities. http://medmpaforum.org/en/node...
Nov 30 2016 to Dec 2 2016
WOC Sustainable Ocean Summit Rotterdam, Netherlands Theme is "Ocean 2030: Sustainable Development Goals and the Ocean Business Community" Editor's note: Save the date. There isn't a registration website as of yet. We will update this post accordingly in the future. http://www.oceancouncil.org/si...
Dec 6 2016 to Dec 7 2016
CommOCEAN 2016 Bruges, Belgium Conference on marine science communication: for scientists and communicators to get inspired. http://www.commocean.org/#sect...
Dec 10 2016 to Dec 15 2016
8th National Summit on Coastal and Estuarine Restoration New Orleans, Louisiana, USA The theme of this conference is "Our Coasts, Our Future, Our Choice" https://www.estuaries.org/summ...
Dec 12 2016 to Dec 16 2016
2016 AGU Fall Meeting San Francisco, California, USA AGU’s Fall Meeting is the largest Earth and space science meeting in the world. https://fallmeeting.agu.org/20...
Feb 6 2017 to Feb 9 2017
Coastal GeoTools North Charleston, South Carolina See new technologies and applications and learn from your peers how they are addressing today's coastal issues using geospatial data and tools. http://coastalgeotools.org