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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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JUNE 2016

-1 June 2016, 1 pm EDT: Too Big To Ignore Webinar "The importance of fish as food” by Moenieba Isaacs, University of Western Cape, Philip Loring, University of Saskatchewan, and Joshua Stoll, University of Maine. 

-2-5 June 2016: Aros na Mara - World Oceans Day Festival, Iona, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia. 

-6-9 June 2016: DEVOTES-EUROMARINE Summer School “Marine ecosystem services, management and governance: linking social and ecological research”, San Sebastián, Spain.

-7-9 June 2016: 37th Canadian Symposium on Remote Sensing, Winnipeg, Manitoba. 

-6-11 June 2016: 59th IAGLR's Conference on Great Lakes Research: Great Lakes Solutions: Integrating Across Disciplines & Scales, Guelph, Ontario, Canada 

-7-9 June 2016: 37th Canadian Symposium on Remote Sensing and the 41st Canadian Cartographic Association Conference, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. 

-7-12 June 2016: Ocean Literacy Conference 2016 'Ocean Optimism', Halifax, Nova Scotia.

-8 June 2016: 2016 Elisabeth Mann Borgese Ocean Lecture, Halifax, Nova Scotia. 

-8 June 2016: H20- Home to Overseas Conference and Industry Showcase, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada. 

-8 June 2016: Canada’s Ocean Summit, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

-8-10 June 2016: 11th BoFEP Bay of Fundy Science Workshop “Fundy in Flux: Challenges for Science, Policy and Society”, Fredericton, New Brunswick.

-12-14 June 2015: Coastal Zone Canada 2016 Conference, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

-13-15 June 2016: 2016 Global Ocean Science Education Workshop, Paris, France

-13-15 June 2016: Young Coastal Scientists and Engineers Conference - Americas 2016, Kingston, Ontario, Canada.

-13-16 June 2016: Open Repositories 2016, Dublin, Ireland.

-20-22 June 2016: Fish Passage 2016, International Conference on River Connectivity Best Practices and Innovations, Amherst, Massachusetts, USA.

-23 June 2016, 1 PM EDT: Alternative Livelihood Opportunities for Coastal Communities in the Eastern Caribbean by the Eastern Caribbean Marine Managed Areas Network. Webinar co-sponsored by the NOAA National Marine Protected Areas Center, MPA News, OpenChannels.org, and the EBM Tools Network.

-27-29 June 2016: Interdisciplinary International Workshop on RISK Information Management, Risk Models and Applications, Berlin, Germany. 

-27 June - 1 July 2016: National Marine Educators Association 2016 Conference, Making Waves: Current Connections in Marine Science, Orlando, Florida, USA.

-29 June - 1 July 2016: TBTI Symposium on Small-scale Fisheries in Europe and Global Markets, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain.


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JULY 2016

-1 July 2016, 12 PM EDT: TBTI Webinar “Small-scale fisheries in Europe: Role of markets, communities, and organizations” with Jose Pascual Fernández, University of La Laguna, Spain, Cristina Pita, University of Aveiro, Portugal, and Jeremy Percy, Low Impact Fishers of Europe, UK. - new 

-4-8 July 2016: 116th Meeting of the International Maritime Organization Council, London, UK. - new

-4-17 July 2016: CODATA International Training Workshop in Big Data for Science, Beijing, China.

-6-8 July 2016: Resilient Cities 2016: 7th Annual Global Forum on Urban Resilience and Adaptation, Bonn, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany. - new

-7-8 July 2016: 6th Digital Earth Summit “Digital Earth in the Era of Big Data”, Beijing, China.

-7 July 2016: Scaling Accountability for Marine Ecosystem Restoration Featuring Katherine Short, webinar hosted by Linwood Pendleton, sponsored by NOAA’s Coral Reef Conservation and Sea Grant Programs. - new

-11-13 July 2016: 2016 AWRA Summer Specialty Conference, GIS and Water Resources IX, Sacramento, California, USA. - new

-12-15 July 2016: River Flow: International Conference on Fluvial Hydraulics, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.

-14 July 2016, 1 PM EDT: Takeaways from the 13th International Coral Reef Symposium by Paulo Maurin and Jason Philibotte of NOAA and Bob Richmond of the Kewalo Marine Laboratory. - new

-17-22 July 2016: 35th International Conference on Coastal Engineering, Istanbul, Turkey.

-19-23 July 2016: 2nd Student Workshop on Ecology and Optics of Coastal Zones, Kaliningrad, Russia.

-20 July 2016, 1 PM EDT: Demonstration of SituMap Multi-User Mapping Application by Seneca Holland of TExas A&M University. Webinar co-sponsored by the EMB Tools Networks and MEAM. - new

-24 July 2016, 1PM-4PM: Explore Fire Ecology at Purcell’s Cove, NSNT Connecting with Nature 2016 Event Series - new

-26-28 July 2016: Urban Waters National Training Workshop 2016, Arlington, Virginia, USA. - new

-27-29 July 2016: 4th IAHR Europe Congress, Liege, Belgium.

-30 July - 3 August 2016: 4th International Marine Conservation Congress, St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada.

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-3-7 August 2016: 11th Asian Fisheries & Aquaculture Forum, Bangkok, Thailand.

-8-10 August 2016: FishAdapt: Sharing Practical Adaptation Experiences, Bangkok, Thailand.

-10-13 August 2016: 5th International Pacific Marine Educators Network (IPMEN) Conference, Manado, North Sulawesi, Indonesia.

-14-18 August 2016: Northwest Aquatic & Marine Educators 2016 Conference: One World—United by Water, Metchosin, British Columbia. 

-21 August 2016, 1 PM: Conservation Celebration Announcement and Hike, NSNT Connecting with Nature 2016 Event Series - new

-23-25 August 2016: 22nd Nonpoint Source Monitoring Workshop, Making a Difference with Data-Driven Management, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. - new

-24-26 August 2016: FOSS4G, Bonn, Germany

-27 August 2016, 1 PM-4PM: Rare Flower Paddling Expedition on the Tusket River, NSNT Connecting with Nature 2016 Event Series - new

-29 August - 1 September 2016: Coast to Coast Conference 2016, Melbourne, Australia.

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-1-10 September 2016: IUCN World Conservation Congress, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.

-4-7 September 2016: ECSA 56 - Coastal systems in transition: From a 'natural' to an 'anthropogenically-modified' state, Bremen, Germany. 

-5-7 September 2017: Coasts, Marine Structures and Breakwaters 2017, Realising the Potential, Liverpool, UK. 30 June 2016 is the deadline for submitting abstracts.

-5-8 September 2016: 17th Biennial Challenger Society for Marine Sciences conference "Oceans and Climate" Liverpool, United Kingdom.

-5-16 September 2016: The Big Data and Analytics Summer School, Colchester, UK. - new

-8-9 September 2016: The Rescue of Data At Risk Workshop, Boulder, Colorado, USA, in association with International Data Week.

-11-17 September 2016: International Data Week: From Big Data to Open Data: Mobilising the Data Revolution, Denver, Colorado, USA.

-11-13 September 2016: SciDataCon 2016 "Advancing the Frontiers of Data in Research", Denver, Colorado, USA.

-12 September 2016: 1st International Workshop on Semantic Change and Evolving Semantics (SuCCeSS'16), Leipzig, Germany. 8 July 2016 is the extended deadline for submitting papers and posters. - new

-12-14 September 2016: 2016 Liveable Cities Forum: Changing Climate Changing Communities, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. - new 

-12-15 September 2016: 12th International Conference on Semantic Systems: SEMANTiCS 2016. - new

-12-16 September 2016: 8th International Conference on Scour and Erosion, Oxford, United Kingdom.

-12-16 September 2016: 41st CIESM Congress, Kiel, Germany.

-17 September 2016: Rogues Boat Trip and Paddle, NSNT Connecting with Nature 2016 Event Series. - new

-19-22 September 2016: 13th International Symposium on River Sedimentation, Stuttgart, Germany.

-19-23 September 2016: ICES Annual Science Conference 2016, Riga, Latvia.

-20-23 September 2016: 5th International Conference on Emerging Contaminants and Micropollutants in the Environment, Sydney, Australia.

-21-22 September 2016: COINAtlantic / ACZISC Meeting #78, St. John's, Newfoundland.

-21-22 September 2016: 2016 International Conference on Sustainable Development, New York City, USA. - new

-23-25 September 2016: State of the Map 2016, Brussels, Belgium. - new


-25-30 September 2016: International Aquarium Congress, Vancouver, British Columbia.

-26 September 2016: Geomatics Atlantic, Dartmouth, Nova Sotia, Canada. - new

-26-27 September 2016: MEOPAR 2016 Annual Scientific Meeting, Ottawa, Ontario. - new

-27-28 September 2016: UNIHAK 2015, II Cross border congress on climate and coastal change, Irun, Spain.

-27-30 September 2016: 15th International workshop on Multi-scale (Un)-structured mesh numerical Modeling for coastal, shelf, and global ocean dynamics, Toulouse, France. 

-27-30 September 2016: Under Western Skies 2016 "Water: Events, Trends, Analysis" Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

-30 September- 1 October 2016: Sustainable Oceans 2016 "Into the Blue: The Body Connecting Us All", Halifax, Nova Scotia.

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-1 October 2016: Boston Harbor Educators Conference, Celebrating Boston Harbor: Lighting the way forward, Boston, Massachusetts, USA. - new

-3-6 October 2016: iPRES: 21st International Conference on Digitial Preservtion, Bern, Switzerland. - new

-9-14 October 2016: Physics of Estuaries and Coastal Seas 2016 Conference, the Netherlands.

-11-13 October 2016: International Conference on Marine Data and Information Systems, Gdansk, Poland.

-20-23 November 2016: 3rd International Conference on Coastal Zone Engineering and Management in the Middle East, Dubai, UAE. - new

-25-29 October 2016: Littoral 2016 "The changing littoral. Anticipation and adaptation to climate change", Biarritz, France.

-31 October - 2 November 2016: ICOPMAS 2016, 12th International Conferenceon Coasts, Ports and Marine Structures, Tehran, Iran.

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-2-4 November 2016: International Coral Reef Initiative: General Assembly, Paris, France. - new

-3-4 November 2016: 2016 Ocean Literacy Summit, Portland, Maine. - new

-4-6 November 2016: BIT’s 5th Annual World Congress of Ocean-2016, Qingdao, China.

-7-10 November 2016: North Sea Open Science Conference, Oostende, Belgium.

-8 November 2018: Disaster Risk Reduction, Response and Sustainable Reconstruction: Capacity Building for Equitable Planning and Development, Boston, MSA, USA. - new

-8-10 November 2016: Canadian Science Policy Conference, Ottawa, Ontario.

-28 November - 1 December 2016: 2nd forum of Marine Protected Areas in the Mediterranean in Tangiers, Morocco.

-30 November - 2 December 2016: Sustainable Ocean Summit 2016 “Ocean 2030: Sustainable Development Goals and the Ocean Business Community”, Rotterdam, Netherlands. 31 July 2016 is the deadline for submitting abstracts. - new

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-4-17 December 2016: COP13 of the Convention for Biological Diversity, Cancun, Mexico.

-5-9 December 2016: 12th ArcticNet Annual Scientific Meeting, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

-6-7 December 2016: 2nd International Marine Science Communication Conference, CommOCEAN 2016, Bruges, Belgium. 15 July 2016 is the deadline for submitting proposals. - new

-10-15 December 2016: Our Coasts, Our Future, Our Choice, 25th meeting of the Coastal Society and National Summit on Coastal and Estuarine Restoration New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.

-12-16 December 2016: American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, USA. 3 August 2016 is the deadline for submitting abstracts. - new

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-24-25 January 2017: International Conference on Maritime Energy Management (MARENER 2017), Malmö, Sweden. 31 August 2016 is the deadline for submitting papers.

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-6-9 February 2016: Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill and Ecosystem Science Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. - new

-6-9 February 2017: Coastal GeoTools 2017, North Charleston, South Carolina, USA.

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MARCH 2017

-4-6 March 2017: 6th International Conference on Water and Flood Management, Dhaka, Bangladesh. 5 July 2016 is the deadline for submitting abstracts. - new

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MAY 2017

-29 May - 2 June 2017: IWRA XVIth World Water Congress, Cancun, Mexico. - new

-30 May 2017 - 2 June 2017: 3rd ICES/PICES Early Career Scientist Conference, Busan, Korea. 28 September 2016 is the deadline for submitting abstracts. - new

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JUNE 2017

-26-30 June 2017: International Open Repositories Conference, Brisbane, Australia. - new

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-4-7 September 2017: Littoral 2017 - The Anthropocene and the littoral - change, naturalness and people, Liverpool, United Kingdom.
-5-7 September 2017: Coasts, Marine Structures and Breakwaters 2017, Realising the Potential, Liverpool, United Kingdom. 30 June 2016 is the deadline for submitting abstracts.
-25-29 September 2017: iPRES: 20th International Conference on Digital Preservation, Kyoto, Japan. - new

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-24-28 September 2018: iPRES: 21st International Conference on Digitial Preservtion, Boston, Massachusetts, USA. - new

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-16-20 September 2019: iPRES: 22nd International Conference on Digitial Preservtion, Amsterdam, the Netherlands. - new

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