Event news

Event news items are listed below.

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RRS Discovery in Liverpool

Into the blue – RRS Discovery in Liverpool

4–7 October 2016 We live and breathe science. From the air in our lungs to whether of not it rains today, environmental science explains much of what happens to us. Did you know that air quality matters to your health? Or that the sea provides more vital resources than simply a tasty dinner?

Marine Science Co-ordination Committee (MSCC) Plenary 21–22 September 2016

UK Marine Science Strategy

The MSCC will be holding one of only two Plenary meetings held per year at NOC on the 21–22 September 2016.

The MSCC is a steering committee which identifies opportunities for the alignment and development of UK marine science to inform policy decisions and forward the implementation of the UK Marine Science Strategy.

Challenger Society 2016 Conference

Challenger Society for Marine Science

5–8 September 2016 – The 17th biennial Challenger Society for Marine Science conference will be held in Liverpool, jointly hosted by the National Oceanography Centre, Liverpool University and Liverpool John Moores University.

New UK marine technology show launched

The UK’s National Oceanography Centre is to host a brand new Marine Autonomy and Technology Showcase in November this year.

International Festival of Business – INVESTINBLUE

NVESTINBLUE – a unique two day event promoting UK maritime infrastructure development, high technology projects, products, systems and services to the world.

Seawork 2016

14-17 June 2016, Southampton

The NOC will be based on Stand PY48 throughout the show discussing how it is currently working in partnership with marine businesses.

GeoHab 2016

GeoHab 2016 (credits: Natural England, CCO, MCA, Dorset Wildlife Trust, University of Southampton, NOC)

2-6 May 2016 –

GEOHAB (Marine Geological and Biological Habitat Mapping) is an international association of marine scientists studying biophysical (i.e., geologic and oceanographic) indicators of benthic habitats and ecosystems as proxies for biological communities and species diversity.

G7 meet at NOC

Reception at the SeaCiity museum

OceanSITES 2016

OceanSITES 2016

25–29 April 2016

OceanSITES 2016: 11th Steering Committee and 8th Data Management Team Meeting

FIX03 at Oceanology International

15 March 2016 –

Marine Technology and Services Sector Role in the Blue Economy

15 March 2016 10:00 – 17:00 South Gallery, Room 12

Costs and Benefits of Multidisciplinary Fixed-Point Ocean Observations

13:15-13:40 – Dr Luisa Cristini, FixO3 Project Manager, National Oceanography Centre