August 9

Call for special sessions: Coastal Zone Canada 2014

The call for Special Sessions for the Coastal Zone Canada 2014 conference has been released. The conference will be held from June 15-19 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada and will mark the 20th anniversary of the first CZC conference. The conference theme is Our Coasts: Legacies and Futures. More detailed information on the call for special sessions is available online; 9 August 2013 is the deadline for proposal submission –

September 11-12

Atlantic Coastal Zone Information Steering Committee (ACZISC) Meeting, #70, St. John’s, NL. For information on the meetings, email the ACZISC Secretariat at

October 20

The conference “Ocean Innovation 2013” is scheduled for 20-23 October 2013 in Rimouski, Quebec, Canada. This edition is named “Ocean Smart”, and its theme is: Monitoring, Data Management and Decision-Making in the context of ocean observation opportunities and challenges. Registration is now open –



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