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World Ocean’s Day 2020

World Oceans Day

This World Oceans Day the National Oceanography Centre is proud to celebrate some of the people, projects and communities who are enabling our global endeavour to make sense of changing seas, upon which future human prosperity and wellbeing depends.

I Live by The Sea Youth Photo and Film Competition

‘Ocean Owners’ by Carolina Mendonca, Portugal

The NOC is supporting the international youth photo and video competition ‘I Live by the Sea’.

The competition, which is open to enter until 13 March 2020, has four age categories:

Marine Autonomy and Technology Showcase 2020 – save the date

This year’s Marine Autonomy and Technology Showcase will once again be held at the NOC’s Southampton waterfront site, November 10–12 2020. Further details will be announced in the coming months, with the call for abstracts set to be announced in the spring. Registration will open in the autumn.

Oceanology International 2020

Innovative wave hazard measurements being made at a coast near you

The NOC’s Dr Jenny Brown will be delivering a talk titled “Innovative wave hazard measurements being made at a coast near you” at the University of Liverpool on Wednesday 27 November at 6pm.

Ice Worlds festival of polar science and engineering

The NOC will be at the naming of the new polar research ship, RRS Sir David Attenborough, at the Cammel Laird shipyard in Birkenhead this week, and will have a stand at the Ice Worlds festival of discovery (27-28 September).

BOSCORF at the British Geological Survey open day

BOSCORF (British Ocean Sediment Core Research Facility) will be hosting a stand at the British Geological Survey's open day at Keyworth on Saturday 12 October.

NOC at OceanObs’19

Scientists from the National Oceanography Centre (NOC) are attending the OceanObs’19 conference in Hawaii this week.

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 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.

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