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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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May 2015
June 2015
July 2015
August 2015
September 2015
October 2015
November 2015
March 2016
September 2017




MAY 2015

-1-2 May 2015: Sable Island Conference 2015 - The Science and History of Sable Island, University of King’s College, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

-2 May 2015: Public Talk: The Science and Politics of Climate Change, with Elizabeth May And Thomas Duck, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

-4-8 May 2015: GeoHab2015 - Marine Geological and Biological Marine Mapping, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. 28 February 2015 is the deadline for submitting abstracts.

-6 May 2015: Living Shorelines in the Atlantic: policy, practice, and implementation, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

-8-9 May 2015: Atlantic Watershed Stewardship Showcase, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

-10-13 May 2015: ACCESS Conference 2015, St. Andrews, New Brunswick, Canada.

-11-15 May 2015: 8th Coastal Sediments Conference, Mission Bay, California, USA.

-13-15 May  2015: National Surveyors Conference 2015, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

-14 May 2015, 1 pm US EDT: Webinar co-sponsored by the NOAA National Marine Protected Areas Center, the EBM Tools Network, OpenChannels.org, and MPA News. The IUCN Green List and Marine Protected Areas by James Hardcastle of IUCN and Sue Wells of WCPA-Marine.

-17-21 May 2015: 2015 World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, Austin, Texas, USA.

-18-20 May 2015: Oceans Past V - Multidisciplinary perspectives on the history of human interactions with life in the ocean, Tallinn, Estonia.

-20 May - 17 July 2015: IOI-Canada's 35th anniversary training programme on Ocean Governance: Policy, Law and Management, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

-17–21 May 2015: FIG Working Week, Sofia, Bulgaria.

-18-20 May 2015: Oceans Past V - Multidisciplinary perspectives on the history of human interactions with life in the ocean, Tallinn, Estonia. 

-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.

-25-29 May 2015: IWRA XVth World Water Congress, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom.

-26-28 May 2015: International Conference on Earth Observation – Global solutions for the challenges of sustainable development in societies at risk, Bonn, Germany.

-28-29 May 2015: 3rd The International Open Data Conference, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. - new

-27-29 May 2015: 2nd Blue Planet Symposium, Cairns, Australia.

-27-29 May 2015: Canadian Cartographic Association 2015 Annual Conference, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

-25-27 May 2015: 4th Climate Change Technology Conference, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. - new

-31 May - 3 June 2015: Aquaculture Canada 2015, Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada. - new

-31 May - 4 June 2015: 49th CMOS Congress and 13th AMS Conference on Polar Meteorology, Whistler, British Columbia, Canada.

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JUNE 2015

- June 2015: World Oceans Day 2015 Events in Atlantic Canada - new

-3-4 June 2015: Northeast Regional Planning Body Meeting, Mystic, Connecticut, USA. - new

-3-5 June 2015: 2nd African Summit on Marine Debris, Cape Town, South Africa. 

-3-5 June 2015: The World Ocean Summit, "Blue Economy; Blue Growth," Lisbon, Portugal.

-8-11 June 2015: 36th Canadian Symposium on Remote Sensing, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada.

-11-12 June 2015: RemEAST 2015 "Challenges of Working in the North", Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada.

-15-17 June 2015: 2015 Summer Conference on Climate Change Adaptation, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.

-16-18 June 2015: MEOPAR's 2015 Annual Science Meeting, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. 

-17 July 2015: Maine Beaches Conference, South Portland, Maine, USA

-17-18 June 2015: Ocean Literacy in Canada Conference 2015, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

-22-24 June 2015: 3rd International Conference on Oceanography: "Ocean Science: Understanding its various Processes and Effects" Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

-24-26 June 2015: MARE Academic Conference: People and the Sea VIII, "Geopolitics of the Oceans," Amsterdam, the Netherlands. 

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JULY 2015

-7 July 2015, 1 PM EDT: EBM Tools Network and OpenChannels.org webinar "Global Fishery Recovery: Possibilities and pathways for the future" by Environmental Defense Fund. - new

-7-10 July 2015: Our Common Future Under Climate Change International Scientific Conference, Paris, France. 

-13-17 July 2015: 3rd Annual International Conference on Fish Telemetry, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

-17 July 2015: Maine Beaches Conference 2015, South Portland, Maine, USA.

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-2-6 August 2015: StormCon 2015 - North American Surface Water Quality Conference and Exposition, Austin, Texas, USA.

-17-20 August 2015: 2015 Canadian Quaternary Association (CANQUA) Conference, St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. 1 May 2015 is the deadline for submitting abstracts.

-25-27 August 2015: ShipArc 2015: Safe and Sustainable Shipping in a Changing Arctic Environment, Malmö, Sweden. 31 May 2015 is the deadline to submit abstracts.

-30 August - 2 September 2015: International Conference on Unmanned Aerial Vehicles in Geomatics, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

-30 August - 3 September 2015: 9th Symposium on River, Coastal and Estuarine Morphodynamics, Iquitos City, Peru.

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-7-10 September 2015: Asian and Pacific Coasts 2015, Chennai, India, Canada.

-7-11 September 2015: INTERCOH2015, Leuven, Belguim.

-9-11 September 2015: Coastal Structures Conference '15 and the Solutions to Coastal Disasters Conference '15, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

-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.

-16-19 September 2015: Building Resilient Communities Conference and North Atlantic Forum, Summerside, Prince Edward Island.

-21–25 September 2015: ICES Annual Science Conference 2015, Copenhagen, Denmark.

-29-30 September 2015: 9th International Symposium on Spatial Data Quality, Montpellier, France.

-30 September- 4 October 2015: Indigenous Resources- Decolonization and Development, Nuuk, Greenland.

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-2–3 October 2015: Sustainable Oceans 2015 Conference - "Healthy Oceans, Healthy Canada", Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

-6 October 2015: 2015 International Marine Spatial Planning Symposium: Sharing Practical Solutions. 14th Annual Ronald C. Baird Sea Grant Science Symposium, Narragansett, Rhode Island, USA. - new

-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.

-6-10 October 2015: MEDCOAST 15, Varna, Bulgaria. - new

-12-14 October 2015: BioMarine 2015, Wilmington, North Carolina, USA.

-19-22 October 2015: Dredging 2015 Conference, Savannah, Georgia, USA.

-19-22 October 2015: MTS/IEEE OCEANS’15 Conference - Sea of Change: Dive into Opportunity, Washington, DC, USA.

-21-23 October 2015: 6th International Oyster Symposium, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, USA.

-26-30 October 2015: IMBER IMBIZO IV, Trieste, Italy.

-27-29 October 2015: 2nd Polar Data Forum, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. 1 July 2015 is the deadline for submitting abstracts. - new

-27 October 2015: Esri User Conference, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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-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.

-9-13 November 2015: 8th Annual International Ecosystem Services Partnership Conference 2015, Stellenbosch, South Africa. 15 June 2015 is the deadline for submitting abstracts.

-18-19 November 2015: MEOPAR Expert Forum on Oceans Data Management, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. - new

-30 November - 11 December 2015: 21st session of the Conference of the Parties to the UNFCCC, Paris, France.

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MARCH 2016

-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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-4-7 September 2017: Littoral 2017 - The Anthropocene and the littoral - change, naturalness and people, Liverpool, United Kingdom. 

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