Past Events

Upcoming events
May
16

Agriculture and Fisheries Council

Location: Brussels

Dates: 16 - 17 May 2011

May
16

FP7 Proposal Development Course

Location: Budapest

Dates: 16 - 17 May 2011

The 2-day interactive training could help to get practical information on how to successfully develop FP7 projects from scratch. Linked to the FP7 Financial and Project Management course (19-20 May), this event provides extensive information about financial and project management matters to assist you with surviving audits, even years beyond a project's closure.

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May
14

International Marine Conservation Congress

Location: Victoria, BC, Canada

Dates: 14 - 18 May 2011

Second International Marine Conservation Congress, “Making Marine Science Matter”.

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May
03

EP Public Hearing: “How much fish can be safely caught?”

Location: Brussels

Dates: 03 May 2011

Organised by the Greens/EFA, the hearing will include presentations by Commissioner Maria Damanaki and leading fisheries scientists.

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Apr
14

Agriculture and Fisheries Council, Luxembourg

Dates: 14 - 15 April 2011

Apr
12

FARNET Conference on the future of local development in fisheries areas

Location: Brussels

Dates: 12 - 13 April 2011

The Directorate General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries (DG MARE) of the European Commission is organising this conference, the aims of which are: - To provide participants with early information about:

  • the specific proposals for supporting local development in fisheries areas through the EFF.
  • the proposals for supporting local development through other EU funds and how this might affect fisheries areas.
  • the Commission’s general approach for improving the coordination of local development in the 2014-20 period
- To stimulate a constructive discussion amongst a small group of informed stakeholders in order to test out the robustness of the proposals and identify ideas for practical implementation improvements on the ground.

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Apr
07

MPA Conference

Location: London

Dates: 07 April 2011

"Marine Protected Areas – Aspiration or Reality?" - a North Sea Marine Cluster Conference. Keynote Speakers include:

  • Richard Benyon MP, Minister for Natural Environment and Fisheries
  • Carla Montesi, Director Baltic Sea, North Sea and Landlocked Member States, DG MARE, European Commission

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Apr
06

ICES Training Course: ”Stock assessment (introduction)”

Dates: 06 April 2011

The course will be held at the ICES headquarters in Copenhagen.

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Apr
04

International Conference: Social and Cultural Perspectives of Sustainable Marine Fisheries

Location: London

Dates: 04 - 05 April 2011

The conference is being co-hosted by the University of Greenwich School of Science and the Greenwich Maritime Institute.