August 18-21: 4th workshop on “Trait Based Approaches to Ocean Life” (Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom) Key topics for the 4th workshop include: the traits of non-competitive interactions (e.g. predation, symbioses, parasitism); linking bioinformatics, traits, and ecosystem function; trait evolution and its effects on community and ecosystem dynamics; quantifying fitness.
August 18-23: Goldschmidt Conference (Barcelona, Spain) Note: Theme Chemistry of the Oceans and Atmosphere, Session ¨The Oceanic Particle Flux and its Cycling within the Deep Water Column¨). Co-chairs: Maureen Conte (BIOS), Phoebe Lam (UCSC), Henry Ruhl (MBARI; NOC), and Rut Pedrosa Pamies (MBL)
August 26-29: AGU Chapman Conference on Understanding Carbon Climate Feedbacks (San Diego, CA)
September 2-8: Global Ocean Oxygen Network Summer School (Xiamen, China)
September 7-10: Save the date: 5th Symposium on the Ocean in a High-CO2 World organized by SOLAS-IMBER Working Group on Ocean Acidification (SIOA) (Lima, Peru)
September 8-13: 18th International Swiss Climate Summer School 2019 “Carbon and Climate in the Paris World: Getting out of the Fossil Fuel Carbon Budget Crunch” (Ascona, Switzerland) Email
September 10: Blue Carbon in Our Backyard: Research and Management of Carbon in Wetlands to Advance Coastal Restoration, Resilience and Climate Action (9am-5pm at Hotel 1620, 180 Water St, Plymouth, MA) Register now Themes: State of Blue Carbon Science and Management; Blue Carbon and Tidal Restoration; Carbon Markets and Wetland Restoration – Herring River Restoration Project Case Study; Modeling Blue Carbon to Support Wetland Management Efforts; Linking Blue Carbon with Coastal Resilience Planning and Climate Policy; Valuing Carbon Sequestration as an Important Wetland Ecosystem Service; Communicating Blue Carbon for Community Engagement; What’s Next For Blue Carbon in New England.
September 13: SCOR WG 157 Symposium: Rediscovering pelagic biodiversity: Progress, promise, and challenges of metabarcoding of microbes to mammals, held in association with the ICES 2019 Annual Science Conference (Gothenburg, Sweden)
September 13-14: First Delmarva SWMS (Society for Women in Marine Science) Symposium at Horn Point Lab (Cambridge, MD)
September 18-29: Marine Radioactivity Course (Perth, Australia) The course will provide fundamental concepts of working with radioactive tracers in the ocean, including lectures, practical case studies and hands-on activities (field work, radiochemistry laboratory activities and the use of alpha, beta, gamma and solid scintillation detector).
September 13-15: NSF EarthCube Workshop for Ocean Time Series Data (Univ. Hawai’i)
September 23-28: 2nd GEOTRACES Summer School (Cadiz, Spain)
September 23-25: 2019 SCOR Annual Meeting (Toyama, Japan)
October 1-3: Ocean-Atmosphere Interactions: Scoping directions for U.S. research Workshop (Sterling, VA)
October 1-3: US CLIVAR Water Isotopes and Climate Workshop ( Boulder, CO)
October 16-18: CMIP6 Hackathon – a hands-on event including tutorials, software development, data analysis, and opportunities for collaboration centered around effective computational workflows and CMIP-related science. Concurrently the NCAR Mesa Lab (Boulder, CO) and the Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory (Palisades, NY).
October 16-27: PICES-2019 Annual Meeting: Connecting Science and Communities in a changing North Pacific (Victoria, BC, Canada)
October 17-19: GlobalHAB: Evaluating, Reducing and Mitigating the Cost of Harmful Algal Blooms: a Compendium of Case Studies Workshop (Victoria, BC) as part of the PICES Annual Meeting. Co-convenors: Drs. Keith Davidson (UK), Kazumi Wakita (Japan) and Vera Trainer (USA).
October 21-23: Lenfest Ocean Program: Workshop to identify research priorities for shifting marine species (Washington, DC) Apply by August 22
November 3-7: 2019 Coastal and Estuarine Research Federation (CERF) conference (Mobile, Alabama)
November 7-10: 13th Annual Graduate Climate Conference (GCC) (Woods Hole, MA) The GCC is organized by grad students for grad students. All grad students studying climate are encouraged to apply.
February 13-16: 2020 AAAS Annual Meeting: Envisioning Tomorrow’s Earth (Seattle, WA)
February 16: Ocean Obs Research Coordination Network (RCN) will host an OceanObs’19 Conference follow-up meeting, immediately preceding the AGU/TOS Ocean Sciences Meeting (San Diego, CA) The Ocean Obs RCN annual meeting will be dedicated to the synthesis of threads and recommendations emerging from the OceanObs’19 Conference. Of particular interest will be focusing the community on the planning for the implementation of initiatives emerging from OceanObs’19. The meeting will advance links between observation networks and operational users to facilitate the delivery of critical information to stakeholders, and to address critical policy issues that require multidisciplinary ocean observing systems. Deadline for expressions of interest to attend: 31 October 2019. Please contact Frank Muller-Karger and Jay Pearlman to provide your contact information.
March 16-20: NACP PI Meeting (George Mason University, Fairfax, VA)
March 16-20: International Indian Ocean Science Conference (IIOSC)-2020 (Goa, India) Abstracts submission open until October 15, 2019
March 18-20: ProSynFest 2020 is preliminarily scheduled at the Córdoba Conference and Convention Center (Córdoba, Spain). Also planned is a March 17 hands-on techniques workshop geared towards the methodology of working with Synechococcus and Prochlorococcus. To help organizers plan for this event, please submit the expression of interest form here.
May 19-22: 8th International Symposium on Gas Transfer at Water Surfaces (Plymouth Marine Laboratory, Plymouth, UK Early registration until November 15, 2019. Abstracts due February 14, 2020
May 30-31: Ocean Biogeochemistry Gordon Research Seminar (GRS) (Hong Kong, China). GRS co-chairs are Qian Li and Christian Lindeman. Apply by May 2, 2020, meeting may fill prior to this date. Apply by February 29, 2020 for oral presentations.
May 31 – June 5: Ocean Biogeochemistry GRC (Hong Kong, China) Co-chairs of the GRC are Chuanlun Zhang and Susanne Neuer, Vice-chairs are Adina Paytan and Fei Chai. Applications for this meeting must be submitted by May 3, 2020, meeting may fill prior to this date.
December 7-11: 2020 AGU Fall Meeting (San Francisco, CA)
December 13-17: 2021 AGU Fall Meeting (New Orleans, LA)