Conferences

Dates Title Location(s) Description Link
Feb 5 2018 to Feb 8 2018 Social Coast Forum Charleston, South Carolina, USA Covers social science for coastal management. https://coast.noaa.gov/digital...
Feb 11 2018 to Feb 16 2018 2018 Ocean Sciences Meeting Portland, Oregon, USA Sessions will include all aspects of oceanography, especially multidisciplinary topics, as well as presentations that reflect new and emerging research on the global ocean and society, including science education, outreach and public policy. http://osm.agu.org/2018/
Mar 12 2018 to Mar 16 2018 6th International Marine Debris Conference San Diego, California, USA The 6IMDC is an opportunity to energize international coordination efforts within the marine debris community. It will build upon the partnerships and successes of the Honolulu Strategy which was developed at the last conference in 2011. http://internationalmarinedebr...
Mar 15 2018 to Mar 16 2018 Workshop on MSP in Small Sea Spaces Portorož, Slovenia "Based on a wide exchange of practices and interactive discussions, workshop participants will help identify challenges and specific elements of maritime spatial planning in small sea spaces." http://www.msp-platform.eu/eve...
Apr 4 2018 to Apr 6 2018 Workshop on Co-existence and Synergies in Marine Spatial Planning Marine Scotland, Victoria Quay, Edinburgh, Scotland "A workshop to explore, discuss and promote coexistence and synergies in marine spatial planning"   http://ices.dk/community/group...
May 13 2018 to May 16 2018 World Conference on Marine Biodiversity Montréal, Québec, Canada The World Conference on Marine Biodiversity (WCMB) has become the major focal assembly to share research outcomes, management and policy issues, and discussions on the role of biodiversity in sustaining ocean ecosystems. http://www.wcmb2018.org
May 28 2018 to May 30 2018 Communities, Conservation and Livelihoods Halifax, Canada "A unique gathering to explore how local communities are engaging in environmental conservation that supports their local economies and livelihoods, and how government policy can best support local initiatives." http://www.communityconservati...
Jun 4 2018 to Jun 8 2018 4th International Symposium on the Effects of Climate Change on the World's Oceans Washington, D.C., USA Scope is: What are the consequences of different levels of 21st century climate change for ocean ecosystems and ocean dependent communities? http://meetings.pices.int/meet...
Jun 24 2018 to Jun 29 2018 5th International Marine Conservation Congress (IMCC5) Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia Theme is: "Making marine science matter." Please note the OceansOnline add-on will be held on the last day, 29 of June, 2018. http://conbio.org/mini-sites/i...
Apr 8 2019 to Apr 12 2019 5th Conference of Marine Mammal Protected Areas 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. http://icmmpa.org/conference/t...
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.  http://www.oceanobs19.net