Navigation path

Horizon Prizes

Take a look at the Horizon Prizes web site to see which challenge you might take up ...

• Better use of Antibiotics • Breaking the optical transmission barriers
• Materials for clean air • Collaborative Spectrum Sharing • Food scanner

RSSNew Events - most recently added events appear first in this feed. There is also a feed for past events.

There are lots more events (in the area of molecular life sciences) on the EMBO calendar

Suggest an event

If you would like an event to be listed in the calendar, you can suggest an event by filling in the form.

Please note that it must be relevant to the Research and Innovation activities of the European Union.

You can use the same form to request a change to an existing event.

Events by theme

5th Global Conference on Oceans, Coast and Islands

3-7 May 2010, Paris, France

The Global Oceans Conferences provide a major opportunity for all sectors of the global oceans community - governments, international agencies, non-governmental organisations, industry, and scientific groups - to address the major policy issues affecting the oceans at global, regional, and national levels and to make progress in advancing the global oceans agenda. The three main conference themes are:

  1. ENSURING SURVIVAL: Oceans, Climate and Security - Major Issues in Mitigation, Adaptation, and Financing in the Post-Copenhagen Climate Regime.
  2. PRESERVING LIFE: Marine Biodiversity (2010 global goal), Networks of Marine Protected Areas (2012 global goal), and Celebrating the 2010 International Year of Biodiversity, Toward Nagoya 2010 - Convention on Biological Diversity Conference of the Parties COP-10.
  3. IMPROVING GOVERNANCE: Achieving Integrated, Ecosystem-Based Ocean and Coastal Management (2010 global goal) at National and Regional Levels and in Areas Beyond National Jurisdiction.


Environment - Biodiversity | Environment - Marine environment