Event news

Event news items are listed below.

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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.

Challenger Conference for Marine Science – 6–9 September 2010

Challenger Conference 6–9 September 2010 at NOC Southampton

Climate change topic of keynote marine science talk.

The impact of climate change on humans is the subject of a lecture that forms the centerpiece of a key conference on the challenges facing the ocean environment.

Challenger Conference for Marine Science – 6–9 September 2010

Challenger Conference 6–9 September 2010 at NOC Southampton

The challenges facing the ocean environment in the 21st Century are the subject of a key conference later this year.

Preparations are under way for the 14th Biennial Challenger Conference for Marine Science, which takes place at the National Oceanography Centre in Southampton, from 6–9 September 2010.

8th UK Sea Ice Group Meeting

8th UK Sea Ice Group Meeting

The 8th UK Sea Ice Group meeting will take place at National Oceanography Centre on Thursday 16 September and Friday 17 September 2010.

International Ocean Stewardship Forum 2010 – CANCELLED

International Ocean Stewardship Forum 2010

The 3rd International Ocean Stewardship Forum (IOSF), a conference designed to promote greater integration between the legal and technical aspects of marine policy-making has been cancelled.

www.oceanstewardship.com

Successful Ocean & Earth Day

Ocean and Earth Day

The enormously exciting Ocean and Earth Day took place at the National Oceanography Centre, Southampton (via Dock Gate 4) on 20 March 2010.

The recent years have shown ample evidence of the power and awe of the Earth and nearly 2,500 people came to learn about the wonders and how we work in such difficult areas.