ESSAS - Ecosystem Studies of Subarctic and Arctic Seas

Calendar of Events


Upcoming meetings

PACON 26th International Conference, July 16–19, 2019
Marine Science and Technology for Sustainable Development
Place: Vladivostok, Russia
Sponsors/Organizers: PACON, FEFU, etc.

ICES 2019 Annual Science Conference, Sept 9–12, 2019
Place: Gothenburg, Sweden
Sponsors/Organizers: ICES, PICES, etc. 

2019 Ocean Observing Conference, Sept 16–27, 2019
Place: Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
Sponsors/Organizers: NASA, NOAA, CSIRO, POGO, NSF, International Science Council, etc. 

PICES-2019, Oct 16–27
Connecting Science and Communities in a Changing North Pacific
Place: Victoria, BC, Canada
Sponsors/Organizers: PICES

Tromsø 2019 Symposium, Nov 5–7
Shellfish – Resources and Invaders of the North
Place: Tromsø, Norway 
Sponsors/Organizers: PICES-ICES-NAFO
Aug 1, 2019 – Abstract Submission Deadline

AGU Fall Meeting 2019, Dec 9–13
Place: San Francisco, California, USA
Sponsors/Organizers: AGU, ASLO

AGU OSM – 2020, Feb 16-21
Ocean Sciences Meeting
Place: San Diego, California, USA
Sponsors/Organizers: AGU, ASLO, TOS

MSEAS-2020, May 25–29
2nd International Marine Socio-Ecological Symposium
Place: Yokohama, Japan
Sponsors/Organizers: PICES, ICES, NOAA Fisheries
Submit MSEAS-2020 Proposals by Feb. 28, 2019

ESSAS ASM-2020, Jun 1-3
Linking past and present marine ecosystems to inform future fisheries and aquaculture
Place: Sapporo, Japan

Past meetings

2nd IMBER Open Science Conference, June 17–21, 2019
Future Oceans
Place: Brest, France
Sponsors/Organizers: IMBeR, SCOR, Institute of Marine Research, FutureEarch, The Research Council of Norway, etc.

PAME 2nd International Science and Policy Conference, June 25–27, 2019
Implementation of the Ecosystem Approach to Management in the Arctic
Place: Bergen, Norway
Sponsors/Organizers: ICES, PICES, NOAA, etc. 


10 –14 December, 2018

AGU Fall Meeting 2018
Location: Washington, DC, USA

25 October – 04 November, 2018

PICES 2018 – Annual Meeting: Toward integrated understanding of ecosystem variability in the North Pacific
Location: Yokohama, Japan

15 – 19 October, 2018

4th CLIOTOP Symposium: Oceanic biodiversity under climate change: shifts in natural and human systems
Location: Keelung, Taiwan

04 – 08 June, 2018

4th International Symposium on the Effects of Climate Change on the World’s Ocean (ECCWO)
Location: Washington, DC, USA


23-27 June, 2014

IMBER Open Science Conference
“Future Oceans – Research for marine sustainability
multiple stressors, drivers, challenges and solutions”
Bergen, Norway

Contact us

For any questions about ESSAS or further information please contact any of the ESSAS Co-chairs

Benjamin Planque
Institute of Marine Research, Bergen, Norway

Franz Mueter
University of Alaska Fairbanks, USA

Naomi Harada
Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology
Yokosuka, Japan