Event news

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Callista’s Jurassic journey a success

Discover Oceanography at Lyme Regis

RV Callista, the University of Southampton’s inshore research vessel based at National Oceanography Centre, set sail for the Jurassic Coast in deepest Dorset last weekend (29 April to 1 May) as a star attraction in the Lyme Regis Fossil Festival 2011.

Ocean Business 2011

Prof. Edward Hill (NOC, left), Dr Wendy Watson Wright (IOC), and Versha Carter (Intelligent Exhibitions Ltd)

Ocean and Earth Day visitor map

Ocean and Earth Day

Ocean and Earth Day is on Saturday 19 March 2011
National Oceanography Centre, Southampton (through Dock Gate 4)
10:30am – 4:00pm (last admission 3:30pm)

Visitors to Ocean and Earth Day can learn more about the impact of mankind on the oceans’ delicate ecosystems – and what NOCS is doing to reduce its carbon footprint.

Ocean and Earth Day at NOC Southampton

Ocean and Earth Day

Saturday 19 March 2011

National Oceanography Centre, Southampton (through Dock Gate 4)

10:30am – 4:00pm (last admission 3:30pm)

British Sedimentological Research Group AGM

Upper flow regime conditions, photo by John Howell BSRG

The BSRG AGM is the most important event in the BSRG calendar and is the focus for much of BSRG’s activities. The meeting features an extensive academic and social programme which includes pre-conference workshops, talk and poster sessions and the conference dinner.

7th UK Young Coastal Scientists and Engineers Conference 2011

YCSEC 2011

We would like to invite you to attend the 7th UK Young Coastal Scientists and Engineers Conference to be held at the National Oceanography Centre, Liverpool on 30–31 March 2011.

Friday Seminar – 12 November 2010

Professor Charles Sheppard

The Chagos Marine Protected Area

On Friday 12 November 2010, Professor Charles Sheppard of the University of Warwick will be giving a seminar at the National Oceanography Centre in Southampton entitled ‘The Chagos MPA story – so far’.

Marine scientists call for a European marine observatory network

Call for action towards an integrated network of observatories monitoring Europe’s seas

More than 100 marine scientists, policy makers and members of industry have unanimously called for action towards an integrated network of observatories monitoring Europe’s seas.

Underwater vehicles come to NOC

UUVs at NOC

The country’s leading exhibition and conference for underwater technology comes to the NOC, Southampton on Tuesday and Wednesday 21 and 22 September.

The Unmanned Underwater Vehicle Showcase UUVS brings together the leading oil and gas, academic, security and industry representatives to focus on the cutting edge technologies and developments in underwater vehicles.

Callista at the Southampton Boat show

RV Callista

The RV Callista was again invited as a feature attraction at the Southampton Boat Show, 10–19 September 2010.