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 April 2016, 6:00 PM GMT, webinar: 'Fisheries subsidies are a big obstacle to the economic viability of SSF' by Rashid Sumaila and Anna Schuhbauer, UBC, Canada.
-4-6 April 2016: Marine and River Dune Dynamics Conference, Caernarfon, North Wales, United Kingdom.
-6 April 2016, 2-3 PM ADT: Atlantic Salmon Conservation Foundation in partnership with the Canadian Rivers Institute Webinar. Évaluation de la prédation par le cormoran du saumon atlantique de la rivière Restigouche by Joanie Carrier of INRS/CGBVRR.
-8 April 2016, 10 AM Australian Eastern Standard Time: Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) Australia/Pacific and the University of Queensland Webinar. Understanding the Great Barrier Reef extractives controversy. - new
-10-14 April 2016: 19th International Conference on Aquatic Invasive Species, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
-11-15 April 2016: Imaging & Geospatial Technology Forum, Fort Worth, Texas, USA.
-12 April 2016: 2016 National Watershed and Stormwater Conference, multiple locations across the United States and as a live webcast. - new
-12-13 April 2016: South Atlantic Living Shorelines Summit, Jacksonville, Forida, USA.
-12-14 April 2016: Adaptation Canada 2016, Ottawa, Ontario.
-13-15 April 2016: 10th International GIS-Forum “Integrated Geospatial Solutions – the Future of Information Technologies”, Moscow, Russia.
-13 April 2016, 2-3 PM ADT: Atlantic Salmon Conservation Foundation in partnership with the Canadian Rivers Institute Webinar. What to do with aging hydropower infrastructure-Mactaquac Aquatic Ecosystem Study (Atlantic salmon) by Tommi Linnansaari of UNC/CRI.
-13-14 April 2016: Golden State Waters Action Summit, San Francisco, California, USA.
-14 April 2016, 1 PM EDT: Webinar, Ocean Exploration and MPAs: Priorities, Technological Advances, and Partnerships by Alan Leonardi of NOAA. Webinar co-sponsored by the NOAA National Marine Protected Areas Center, MPA News, OpenChannels.org, and the EBM Tools Network. - new
-17-19 April 2016: FORCE2016 Research Communication and eScholarship Conference, Portland, Oregon, USA.
-19-22 April 2016: Coastal-Marine EBM Tools Training, San Juan, Puerto Rico. - new
-25 April 2016: Sharing Ocean Acidification Resources for Communicators and Educators (SOARCE) webinar "Common Solutions: Ocean Acidification and Blue Carbon".
-27 April 2016, 1 PM EDT: EBM Tools Network, MEAM, and OpenChannels.org Webinar: Climate Change Vulnerability Assessment Tool for Coastal Habitats by Jen Plunket of the North Inlet Winyah Bay NERR, Scott Lerberg of the Chesapeake Bay NERR, and Robin Weber of the Narragansett Bay NERR. - new
-27-29 April 2016: 8th Canadian Waste Resource Symposium, Oceans of Opportunity: Where Past Success and New Horizons Converge, Halifax, Nova Scotia. - new .
-28 April 2016: Incorporating Ecosystem Services Into Federal Decision Making: Perspectives from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), featuring Doug Lipton, Tracy Rouleau and Peter Wiley. - new
-30 April - 1 May 2016: Small Island Developing States Workshop, Christchurch, New Zealand. - new
-2-6 May 2016: FIG Working Week 2016, Christchurch, New Zealand.
-5 May 2016, 3 PM EDT: EBM Tools Network, MEAM, and OpenChannels.org Webinar. Management on the Move: Making EBM and MSP More Dynamic, Daniel Dunn, Duke University, Sara Maxwell, Old Dominion University, and Alistair Hobday, CSIRO. - new
-5-6 May 2016: Climate Action 2016: Catalyzing a Sustainable Future, Washington, DC, USA. - new
-6 May 2016: Sharing Ocean Acidification Resources for Communicators and Educators (SOARCE) "Our ocean in a high CO2 world: The latest in science and communication".
-10-13 May 2016: 6th CoastLab International Conference, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
-10-13 May 2016: 4th International Climate Change Adaptation Conference, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.
-11-14 MAY 2016: ACCESS 2016, COINAtlantic, AND C-SGSL MEETINGS, Charlottetown, PEI.
-12 May 2016, 1 PM EDT: Project Eyes on the Seas, Mark Young, Pew Charitable Trusts. Webinar co-sponsored by the NOAA National Marine Protected Areas Center, MPA News, OpenChannels.org, and the EBM Tools Network. - new
-12-13 May 2016: Postdam Ocean Govrenance Workshop, Postdam, Germany. - new
-15-18 May 2016: GEOINT, Orlando, Florida, USA. - new
-16-19 May 2016: 2016 Canadian Hydrographic Conference, Halifax, Nova Scotia. - new
-17 May 2016: Ensuring Safe Drinking Water Workshop with Dr. Steve Hrudey, Toronto, Ontario. - new
-18-19 May 2016: Blue Cities 2016, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
-23-26 May 2016: 8th edition, Geospatial World Forum, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.
-23-28 May 2016: 14th ‘Islands of the World’ Conference 2016, Mytilini, Lesvos Island, Greece.
-25-27 May 2016: Micro 2016: Fate and Impact of Microplastics in Marine Ecosystems: From the Coastline to the Open Sea, Lanzarote, Spain.
-27-29 May 2016: Anthropology, Weather and Climate Change 2016, London, United Kingdom.
-30 May - 3 June 2016: Understanding marine socio-ecological systems: including the human dimension in Integrated Ecosystem Assessments, Paris, France.
-30 May - 4 June 2016: 2016 Canadian Association of Geographers Conference, Halifax, Nova Scotia.
-2-5 June 2016: Aros na Mara - World Oceans Day Festival, Iona, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia. - new
-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. - new
-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. - new
-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. - new
-13-15 June 2016: Young Coastal Scientists and Engineers Conference - Americas 2016, Kingston, Ontario, Canada. - new
-13-16 June 2016: Open Repositories 2016, Dublin, Ireland. - new
-20-22 June 2016: Fish Passage 2016, International Conference on River Connectivity Best Practices and Innovations, Amherst, Massachusetts, USA. - new
-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. - new
-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. - new
-29 June - 1 July 2016: TBTI Symposium on Small-scale Fisheries in Europe and Global Markets, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain.
-7-8 July 2016: 6th Digital Earth Summit “Digital Earth in the Era of Big Data”, Beijing, China. 4 May 2016 is the extended deadline to submit abstracts. - new
-12-15 July 2016: River Flow: International Conference on Fluvial Hydraulics, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.
-4-17 July 2016: CODATA International Training Workshop in Big Data for Science, Beijing, China.
-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. 15 May 2016 is the deadline to submit abstracts.
-27-29 July 2016: 4th IAHR Europe Congress, Liege, Belgium. - new
-30 July - 3 August 2016: 4th International Marine Conservation Congress, St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada.
-3-7 August 2016: 11th Asian Fisheries & Aquaculture Forum, Bangkok, Thailand.
-8-10 August 2016: FishAdapt: Sharing Practical Adaptation Experiences, Bangkok, Thailand. 15 May 2016 is the deadline for submitting abstracts. - new
-10-13 August 2016: 5th International Pacific Marine Educators Network (IPMEN) Conference, Manado, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. - new
-11 August 2016, 1 PM EDT: Engaging the Public in Marine Reserves and Protected Areas: The Oregon Marine Reserves Partnership by Lisa DeBruyckere of the Oregon Marine Reserves Partnership. Webinar co-sponsored by the NOAA National Marine Protected Areas Center, MPA News, OpenChannels.org, and the EBM Tools Network. - new
-14-18 August 2016: Northwest Aquatic & Marine Educators 2016 Conference: One World—United by Water, Metchosin, British Columbia. - new
-24-26 August 2016: FOSS4G, Bonn, Germany
-29 August - 1 September 2016: Coast to Coast Conference 2016, Melbourne, Australia. 13 May 2016 is the deadline to contribute.
-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.
-5-8 September 2016: 17th Biennial Challenger Society for Marine Sciences conference "Oceans and Climate" Liverpool, United Kingdom. 12 May 2016 is the deadline for submitting abstracts. - 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. 16 May 2016 is the deadline for submitting abstracts.
-12-16 September 2016: 8th International Conference on Scour and Erosion, Oxford, United Kingdom.
-12-16 September 2016: 41st CIESM Congress, Kiel, Germany. - new
-19-22 September 2016: 13th International Symposium on River Sedimentation, Stuttgart, Germany.
-19–23 September 2016: ICES Annual Science Conference 2016, Riga, Latvia. 30 April 2016 is the deadline to submit abstracts.
-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.
-25-30 September 2016: International Aquarium Congress, Vancouver, British Columbia. - new
-27-28 September 2016: UNIHAK 2015, II Cross border congress on climate and coastal change, Irun, Spain. 15 April 2016 is the deadline for submitting abstracts. - new
-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. 3 April 2016 is the deadline for submitting abstracts.
-9-14 October 2016: Physics of Estuaries and Coastal Seas 2016 Conference, the Netherlands. 1 June 2016 is the extended deadline for submitting abstracts. - new
-11-13 October 2016: International Conference on Marine Data and Information Systems, Gdansk, Poland. 13 May 2016 is the deadline for submitting abstracts. - 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. 21 May 2016 is the deadline for submitting abstracts. - 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. 1 May 2016 is the deadline for submitting abstracts.
-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.
-5-9 December 2016: 12th ArcticNet Annual Scientific Meeting, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
-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. 2 May 2016 is the deadline for abstracts.
-4-17 December 2016: COP13 of the Convention for Biological Diversity, Cancun, Mexico. - new
-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. - new
-4-7 September 2017: Littoral 2017 - The Anthropocene and the littoral - change, naturalness and people, Liverpool, United Kingdom.
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