NorthSeaConferenceCall for Abstracts and Registration for the North Sea Open Science Conference is NOW OPEN and runs until May 1st 2016. Early bird registration until June 30th 2016. Please visit www.northseaconference.be for details.

The event takes place in Ostend, Belgium from 7-10 November 2016. The conference is open to fundamental and applied research, lessons-learnt from both successes and failures in marine management, and innovative measurement and data handling concepts from within and beyond the North Sea. The conference will equally cover biodiversity and physico-chemical environmental aspects of the North Sea. The conference will make use of innovative formats, encouraging other types of presentations than traditional powerpoints and promoting participatory methodologies (i.e. Fish bowls) stimulating real dialogue amongst participants.

Come and join us for a unique science-policy-society trialogue on the North Sea!

The General Assembly 2016 of the European Geosciences Union (EGU) will take place on 17-22 April 2016, in Vienna (Austria).  

We cordially invite you to submit abstracts for the EGU session: Climate change impacts on nearshore hydrodynamics and morphodynamics (GM12.2/NH1.17/OS2.8). A full description of the session can be found here. Abstract submission deadline is January 13, 2015, 13:00 CET by electronic submission only through the meeting website.

 

The  Netherlands Annual Ecology Meeting 2016 (NAEM) will take place on February 9th and 10th in Lunteren. The meeting is organised by NERN and NECOV (Dutch - Flemish Ecological Society) and supported by the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO). One of the sessions will be coordinated by NatureCoast researchers and will have the title 'Ecosystem-based solutions to societal problems'.

Conveners: Simeon Moons (Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.), Dr. Alexander van Oudenhoven (Leiden University, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) and Iris Pit (Utrecht University, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).

Registration and more information on the NAEM website.

Feel free to email the conveners with questions and suggestions!