Dates Title Location(s) Description Link
Nov 21 2017 to Nov 22 2017 IEEM Autumn Conference: Mitigation, Monitoring and Effectiveness Manchester, United Kingdom This two-day conference will focus on recent research into the effectiveness of habitat and species mitigation, innovative approaches to monitoring and data capture/use, and the role of the profession in contributing to the evidence base for the effectiveness of mitigation techniques.
Dec 11 2017 to Dec 12 2017 Southern New England Offshore Wind Energy Science Forum Narragansett, Rhode Island, USA This ​two ​day ​event ​will ​showcase ​completed ​and ​ongoing ​research ​taking ​place ​at ​the ​Block ​Island ​Wind ​Farm ​and ​within ​Southern ​New ​England ​to ​improve ​the ​management ​and ​development ​of ​offshore ​wind ​energy. ​Research ​topics ​will ​likely ​include ​effects ​of ​the ​construction ​and ​operation ​of ​offshore ​wind ​farms ​on ​habitat, ​fish, ​marine ​mammals, ​avian ​species, ​and ​people.
Dec 13 2017 to Dec 15 2017 European Coral Reef Symposium 2017 University of Oxford, United Kingdom This three day conference is planned as the European Inter-congress scheduled to take place approximately midway between ICRS13 and ICRS14. The meeting will consist of talks, poster sessions, social events and workshops. http://www.reefconservationuk....
Feb 5 2018 to Feb 8 2018 Social Coast Forum Charleston, South Carolina, USA Covers social science for coastal management.
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.
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...
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"
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.
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?
Jun 4 2018 to Jun 8 2018 The Effects of Climate Change on the World's Oceans Washington, DC The 4th International Symposium will bring together experts from around the world to better understand climate impacts on ocean ecosystems – and how to respond.  The Symposium will: Highlight the latest information on how oceans are changing, what is at risk and how to respond; Identify key knowledge gaps; Promote collaborations; and Stimulate the next generation of science and actions The Symposium will include: Great sessions, presentations, and posters Opportunities for pre- or post-meeting workshops Special events for early career scientists Sponsorship and Exhibit Opportunities
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.