The following is a listing of regional, national and international conferences, seminars, courses and other events of relevance to integrated coastal and ocean management (ICOM). Please click on the name of the event for further details, including a link to the event website. To post an event, please email the ACZISC Secretariat with the details.
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LIST OF EVENTS:
-1 December 2014, 7:30 PM: The Nova Scotian Institute of Science Public Lecture Series, “A New Wave of Exploration of the Arctic Ocean” by Dr. David C. Mosher, Research Scientist, Geological Survey of Canada - Atlantic, Natural Resources Canada. Museum of Natural History, 1747 Summer St., Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
-1-5 December 2014: Symposium and Training Workshops on: Global Environmental Change & Small Islands: Economic & Labour Market Implications, Valletta, Malta.
-2 December 2014: Location Powers: Smart Cities Summit, Tokyo, Japan.
-2-4 December 2014: Clean Gulf, San Antonio, Texas, USA.
-2-4 December 2014: 6th Ouranos Symposium, Québec City, Québec, Canada.
-2-4 December 2014: UN Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) Expert Workshop to Prepare Guidance on Preventing and Mitigating the Significant Adverse Impacts of Marine Debris on Marine and Coastal Biodiversity and Habitats, Baltimore, Maryland, USA.
-2, 4 and 5 December 2014: Public Launch of the NL Nature Atlas, three locations, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada.
-4 December 2014: 2014 NERACOOS Annual Meeting, Empowering the Marine Economy, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, USA.
-8-12 December 2014: Arctic Change 2014, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
-9 December 2014: Atlantic Salmon Conservation Foundation and the Canadian Rivers Institute webinar. Resource Management & Community Engagement: perspectives and experiences from the Gespe'gewaq Mi'gmaq Resource Council, Denny Isaacs (GMRC).
-10-13 December 2014: 16th International Conference on Shellfish Restoration “Restoration in an Ever-Changing World” Charleston, South Carolina, USA.
-10-13 December 2014: International Conference on "A decade after the Indian Ocean Tsunami - Status and Experiences", Puducherry, India.
-10 December 2014: 13th annual Ronald C. Baird Sea Grant Science Symposium "Staying Afloat: Adapting Waterfront Business to Rising Seas and Extreme Storms" Newport, Rhode Island, USA.
-11 December 2014, 1PM EST: EBM Tools Network webinar, "Restoring the Resilience of Caribbean Coral Reefs" by Jeremy Jackson of the Smithsonian Institution and the Scripps Institution of Oceanography.
-15-19 December 2014: American Geophysical Union’s 47th annual Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, USA.
-16 December 2014, 1PM EST: EBM Tools Network and OpenChannels webinar, "The Blue Carbon Mapping Toolkit" by Tim Wilkinson of the UNEP World Conservation Monitoring Center
-19 December 2014, 1 PM EST: Live Chat on Community Engagement in Ecosystem Service Assessments with the VALMER Project. In this interactive “Office Hour” chat, Linwood Pendleton, Wendy Dodds, Tara Hooper, François Morisseau and Karine Dedieu of the VALMER project will answer your questions on ecosystem service assessment (ESAs).
-8 January 2015: 1 PM EST: Webinar: Keeping the Promise of Sydney - Next Steps for the Marine Agenda from the World Parks Congress, Lauren Wenzel, Acting Director of the NOAA National MPA Center, and Dan Laffoley, Marine Vice Chair for IUCN's World Commission on Protected Areas. - new
-13 January 2015: Atlantic Salmon Conservation Foundation and the Canadian Rivers Institute webinar. Scotty boxes: Experiences using in-stream incubators for Atlantic salmon eggs and in-lake incubators for trout eggs, Mark Heaton (OMNR).
-13-14 January 2015: 13th International Conference on Coastal and Ocean Engineering, Zurich, Switzerland. 25 November 2014 is the deadline for submitting abstracts.
-14-16 January 2015: Northeast Aquaculture Conference & Exposition and the Milford Aquaculture Seminar, Portland, Maine, USA.
-15 January 2015: Ocean Waves Workshop, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
-20 January 2015, 2PM EST: EBM Tools Network and OpenChannels webinar, "An Ocean of Story Maps" by Dawn Wright of ESRI.
-22-23 January 2015: Geodesign Summit, Redlands, California, USA. - new
-26-29 January 2015: Mobilizing Science Knowledge & Research in the 21st Century: An NCE Sharing of Best Practices Symposium, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
-30-31 January 2015: 13th International Conference on Marine Biology and Ecology, Dubai, UAE. 30 November 2014 is the deadline for submitting abstracts.
-4-6 February 2015: National Conference on Beach Preservation Technology, Sand Key, Florida. - new
-5 February 5 2015, 1 PM EST: Webinar, Assessing Data-Limited Fisheries: the Framework for Integrated Stock and Habitat Evaluation (FISHE) by Rod Fujita and Kendra Karr of Environmental Defense Fund. - new
-9-10 February 2015: 3rd Annual Deep Sea Mining Summit 2015, Aberdeen, Scotland.
-9-11 February 2015: SeaWeb Seafood Summit, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
-10 February 2015: Atlantic Salmon Conservation Foundation and the Canadian Rivers Institute webinar. Water temperature monitoring network, Normand Bergeron (INRS).
-10-12 February 2015: 2015 Sustainable Communities Conference, London, Ontario, Canada.
-11-12 February 2015: Citizen Science 2015 Conference, San Jose, California.
-15-18 February 2015: 2015 Environmental Connection Conference, Portland, Oregon, USA. - new
-16-19 February 2015: 2015 Oil Spill amd Ecosystem Science Conference, Houston, Texas, USA.
-16-19 February 2015: Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill and Ecosystem Science Conference, Houston, Texas, USA.
-17 February 2015: Atlantic Salmon Conservation Foundation and the Canadian Rivers Institute webinar. Une formation des auditeurs sur les techniques d’aménagement de l’habitat de l’omble de fontaine, Marc Fleury (BMF).
-18-19 February 2015: MEOPAR Ocean Acidification Expert Forum, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.
-19-20 February 2015: 22nd Annual Fishermen and Scientists Research Society Conference, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada. - new
-22-27 February 2015: 2015 Aquatic Sciences Meeting "Aquatic Sciences: Global And Regional Perspectives - North Meets South", Granada, Spain.
-23-25 February 2015, 2015 International LIDAR Mapping Forum, Denver, Colorado, USA. - new
-25 February 2015, 2PM EST: EBM Tools Network and OpenChannels webinar, "Application of the Sea-Level Affecting Marshes Model (SLAMM) to New York and Connecticut" by Amy Polaczyk of Warren Pinnacle Consulting.
-25-26 February 2015: GAP2 International Symposium 2015, Barcelona, Spain. - new
-3-5 March 2014: GeoSpatial Advanacement Canada Conference, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
-4-8 March 2015: 44th Benthic Ecology Meeting, Québec City, Québec, Canada. 15 January 2015 is the deadline for submitting abstracts. - new
-4 March 2015, 1PM EST: EBM Tools Network and OpenChannels webinar, "Estimating Blue Carbon Storage in Texas Coastal Wetlands" by Jorge Brenner of The Nature Conservancy, Greg Guannel of the Natural Capital Project, and Joey Bernhardt of the University of British Columbia.
-10-12 March 2015: Connecting Water Resources 2015 – From Knowledge to Action, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. 12 December 2014 is the deadline for submitting poster abstracts.
-10 March 2015: Atlantic Salmon Conservation Foundation and the Canadian Rivers Institute webinar. Broken Brooks: Assessing watercourse crossings in terms of fish migration, Levi Cliche (CARP).
-12-14 March 2015: International Conference on Water Resources, Coastal and Ocean Engineering, Mangalore, Karnataka, India.
-16-19 March 2015: U.S. Hydro 2015 Conference, National Harbor, Maryland, USA.
-17 March 2015: Atlantic Salmon Conservation Foundation and the Canadian Rivers Institute webinar. Réseau de température de l’eau, Normand Bergeron (INRS).
-17-19 March 2015: International Conference on Marine Science & Aquaculture 2015, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia. 15 December 2014 is the deadline for submitting abstracts.
-22-26 March 2015: 107th Annual Meeting of the National Shellfisheries Association, Monterey, California, USA. - new
-23-24 March 2015: 11th UK Young Coastal Scientists and Engineers Conference, Manchester, UK. - new
-23-27 March 2015: 3rd PICES/ICES/IOC Symposium - Effects of Climate Change on the World’s Oceans, Santos City, Brazil.
-24-26 March 2015: Interspill 2015, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
-6-8 March 2015: 5th International Conference on Water and Flood Management, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
-30–31 March 2015: 3rd IMA International Conference on Flood Risk, Swansea University, Wales, UK.
-30 March - 2 April 2015: Coastal GeoTools 2015, North Charleston, South Carolina, USA.
-10-11 April 2015: 7th International Conference on Climate Change: Impacts and Responses. 2015 Special Focus: "Whose Climate? Negotiating the Governance of Environmental Change". Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
-14 April 2015: Atlantic Salmon Conservation Foundation and the Canadian Rivers Institute webinar. FISH GAPS: A new on-line database of best practices and scientific research on Atlantic salmon and its habitat, Krystal Binns (UNB/CRI) & Michelle Gray (CRI).
-12-17 April 2015: General Assembly of the European Geosciences Union, Vienna, Austria. 7 January 2015 is the deadline for submitting abstracts. - new
-19-21 April 2015: ICAN 7, Stellenbosch, South Africa.
-22-24 April 2015: CoastGIS2015: Monitoring and Adapting to Change on the Coast, Cape Town, South Africa. 24 December 2014 is the extended deadline for submitting abstracts.
-23-30 April 2015: 9th International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation, Nairobi, Kenya.
-4-8 May 2015: GeoHab2015 - Marine Geological and Biological Marine Mapping, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. 28 February 2015 is the deadline for submitting abstracts. - new
-7-9 May 2015: 2015 ACCESS Conference, New Brunswick. - new
-11-15 May 2015: 8th Coastal Sediments Conference, Mission Bay, California, USA.
-17-21 May 2015: 2015 World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, Austin, Texas, USA. - new
-17–21 May 2015: FIG Working Week, Sofia, Bulgaria. - new
-18-21 May 2015: MTS/IEEE OCEANS’15 GENOVA Conference - Discovering Sustainable Ocean Energy for a New World, Genova, Italy.
-25-29 May 2015: 15th Biannual Conference International Association for the Study of the Commons "The Commons Amidst Complexity and Change", Edmonton, Alberta.
-25-29 May 2015: 2015 INSPIRE - Geospatial World Forum, Lisbon, Portugal. 1 January 2015 is the deadline for submitting abstracts.
-27-29 May 2015: 2nd Blue Planet Symposium, Cairns, Australia. 13 February 2015 is the deadline for submitting abstracts. - new
-31 May - 4 June 2015: 49th CMOS Congress and 13th AMS Conference on Polar Meteorology, Whistler, British Columbia, Canada. - new
-22-24 June 2015: 3rd International Conference on Oceanography: "Ocean Science: Understanding its various Processes and Effects" Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
-13-17 July 2015: 3rd Annual International Conference on Fish Telemetry, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
-17 July 2015: 2015 Maine Beaches Conference, South Portland, Maine, USA.
-2-6 August 2015: StormCon 2015 - North American Surface Water Quality Conference and Exposition, Austin, Texas, USA. 19 November 2014 is the deadline for submitting abstracts.
-30 August - 3 September 2015: 9th Symposium on River, Coastal and Estuarine Morphodynamics, Iquitos City, Peru. 31 January 2015 is the deadline for submitting abstracts. - new
-7-10 September 2015: Asian and Pacific Coasts 2015, Chennai, India, Canada. - new
-7-11 September 2015: INTERCOH2015, Leuven, Belguim. - new
-9-11 September 2015: Coastal Structures Conference '15 and the Solutions to Coastal Disasters Conference '15, Boston, Massachusetts, USA. 15 February 2015 is the deadline for submitting abstracts. - new
-9-11 September 2015: Coastal Management 2015 "Changing Coast, Changing Climate, Changing Minds" The Netherlands
-15-18 September 2015: Coasts & Ports 2015 Auckland, New Zealand. 27 February 2015 is the deadline for submitting poster abstracts
-21–25 September 2015: ICES Annual Science Conference 2015, Copenhagen, Denmark.
-29-30 September 2015: 9th International Symposium on Spatial Data Quality, Montpellier, France. 15 March 2015 is the deadline for submitting abstracts. - new
-30 September- 4 October 2015: Indigenous Resources- Decolonization and Development, Nuuk, Greenland. 30 April 2015 is the deadline for submitting abstracts.
-6-10 October 2015: 9th International Symposium on Digital Earth (ISDE9), Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. The conference theme is: Towards a One-World Vision for the Blue Planet. 17 April 2015 is the deadline for submitting abstracts.
-12-14 October 2015: BioMarine 2015, Wilmington, North Carolina, USA. - new
-19-22 October 2015: Dredging 2015 Conference, Savannah, Georgia, USA. 15 January 2015 is the deadline for submitting abstracts.
-19-22 October 2015: MTS/IEEE OCEANS’15 Conference - Sea of Change: Dive into Opportunity, Washington, DC, USA.
-26-30 October 2015: IMBER IMBIZO IV, Trieste, Italy. 8 December 2014 is the deadline for submitting workshop proposals.
-2-4 November 2015: 5th International Conference on Coasts and Estuaries, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman.
-9-11 November 2015: World Ocean Council Sustainable Ocean Summit, Singapore. - new
-7-11 March 2016: Island Cities and Urban Archipelagos 2016, Hong Kong, China. 16 August 2015 is the deadline for submitting abstracts.
-17-18 March 2016: 14th International Conference on Coastal and Ocean Engineering, London, United Kingdom. 17 September 2015 is the deadline for submitting abstracts.
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