Event news

Event news items are listed below.

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Tide times vital for marathon swim

Chris Shaw

NOC is supporting an ultra-marathon swim of 50km to raise funds for a Wirral mental health charity.

Chris Shaw, the CEO of Advocacy in Wirral Health is planning to swim 50km from the East coast of Wirral to Colwyn Bay and Hilbre Island this summer to raise awareness and funds for APEx, Advocating Physical EXercise.

NOC at Insurance Modelling and Data Expose

NOC at Insurance Modelling and Data Expose

The National Oceanography Centre will be joining 30 other exhibitors from across industry, government and academic institutions at the Insurance Modelling & Data Expose (IMDE) on 2 July. NOC will be showcasing the centre’s science and technology tools and knowledge that can be utilised to understand and mitigate the risks from coast to deep-ocean.

Marine Life Talk at NOC in Southampton – 3 July

Sensory adaptation of deep-sea fish

3 July 2014 – Ming-Tsung Chung

Sensory adaptation of deep-sea fish

Grant funded support for companies to engage with Research Institutes to support their R&D

Sea Work 2014

Universities and Research Institutes are an invaluable source of support for companies wishing to develop new products and services, or accessing new expertise. A variety of mechanisms exist that are flexible to company need, and many of these attract grant funded support from UK or other sources.

11 June 2014 at 1030 - 1130

NOC at International Festival for Business

International Festival for Business 2014

During June and July this year NOC will be participating in the International Festival for Business 2014 (IFB 2014) held this year in Liverpool.

Webinar on Argo – Revolution and Evolution

Dr Brian King with Argo Float

A recording of a recent webinar on Argo – Revolution and Evolution given by Dr Brian King, a member of the Argo Steering Team based at the National Oceanography Centre, is now available online.

Marine Life Talk at NOC in Southampton – 5 June

Ophthalmosaurid

5 June 2014 – Gareth Dyke

Fossil marine reptiles from the age of dinosaurs

Lifelong learning Study Day

‘Social and Historical Impact of Climate Change’ study day

‘Social and Historical Impact of Climate Change’ Study Day

Saturday 12 April 2014

Lifelong Learning are holding a Study Day on Saturday 12 April at Avenue Campus on ‘Social and Historical Impact of Climate Change’.

Ocean & Earth Day 15 March 2014

Ocean and Earth Day

An exciting FREE hands-on family fun day about the fascinating work of the UK’s National Oceanography Centre (NOC) in the Oceans of the World.

28 January 2014 – Liverpool Marine Symposium

RRS Discovery passing the Liver Building, Liverpool

Liverpool Marine Symposium: a day exploring the science of coastal and shelf seas and their links with the global ocean

Presentations at the symposium from scientists at NOC and the University of Liverpool will consider aspects of physics, biogeochemistry and ecosystems, and their interactions with the wider Earth System.