Event news

Event news items are listed below.

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Industry Technical Advisory Committee for Oil Spill Response

Oil Spill Response Ltd is pleased to announce dates for the annual ITAC meeting, which will be co-hosted by the National Oceanography Centre, Southampton, UK, on 2–4 October 2019.

UK Glider Community Workshop – 14–15 November 2019

This one day workshop (Friday 15 November), preceded by a networking reception and dinner (on the evening of Thursday 14 November) will provide an opportunity for the UK research community to come together to discuss latest developments and scientific discoveries related to ocean gliders.

The NOC at Business Innovation South Expo

Representatives from the National Oceanography Centre will be at the inaugural Business Innovation South Expo at Chilworth Manor Hotel in Hampshire this week (12 September 2019).

WireWall at Flood Expo 2019

The National Oceanography Centre (NOC) will be represented at the Flood Expo 2019 at the NEC in Birmingham (11–12 September 2019).

Find us on STAND D13.

Marine Autonomy and Technology Showcase 2019

Registration is now open for the National Oceanography Centre’s (NOC) Marine Autonomy and Technology Showcase (MATS) 2019, which will take place from 12–14 November at the NOC’s waterfront site in Southampton.

Civil Engineering Fun! Liverpool Central Library – 21 August 2019

You can catch the team from our WireWall project at this FREE event on 21 August 2019 at Liverpool Central Library.

Click here to register.


Between 22 and 26 July 2019, the National Oceanography Centre is hosting the BIARRITZ Project Workshop, which aims to bring together observationalists and modellers in a series of practical workshops and sessions to advance our understanding of the Twilight Zone.

NOC at the Bluedot Festival

Plankton Poo Pinball

Scientists and engineers from the National Oceanography Centre are bringing ocean robots and plankton poo games to this years Bluedot Festival, situated at the Jodrell Bank Observatory, Cheshire.

Deadline for MATS2019 abstract submissions approaching

The deadline for abstract submissions for the NOC's Marine Autonomy & Technology Showcase (12-14 November) is fast approaching. The call closes on July 19, so you're advised to get yours in while you can. See the website for a full run-down of this year's themes and for details of how to submit your proposal. 

NOC Open Day Liverpool 2019

Registration for the 2019 event in LIVERPOOL, 11 May, is open now.

The National Oceanography Centre is opening its doors to mark 100 years since the founding of the Liverpool Tidal Institute, a key development in the history of the NOC, the City of Liverpool and the study of our oceans.