Dates: 27-28 April 2016
Venue: Sopot, Poland
The topic of ocean governance was approved as the theme of the next EMB Forum event. A new activity on marine ecosystem modelling was also approved by the Board. Members were also presented with a copy of the Ocean-Climate Nexus statement which came from the 5th EMB Forum.
The open session featured the following presentations:
CommOCEAN Conference, Jan Seys
POGO, Karen Wiltshire
EU developments – Horizon 2020, Science & Business Forum, Sigi Gruber
EuroMarine and perspectives on marine science from genes to ecosystems, Patrizio Mariani
EurOcean – adding value to information on marine science and technology, Ned Dwyer
The evening lecture, given by Jan Marcin Weslawski, was called “Tidal glaciers – refugia for cold water fauna in a warming Arctic”.