Event Schedule

08:00 - 09:30 Reception

09:30 - 10:30 Opening Session

10:30 - 11:30 Keynote Session

Bélen Martín

A stroll through the European marine biological data landscape

11:30 - 12:00 Coffee-Break

12:00 - 12:30 Special Invited Speaker

Javíer Niell

Topics and Trends since 1979 in benthic studies: from sampling techniques to eco-genetic developments

12:30 - 14:00 Lunch

14:00 - 15:00 Keynote Session

Ana Marçalo

Integrating knowledge among fishermen and scientists for better marine conservation and management: A running example in Southern Portugal (Algarve)

15:00 - 16:00 Plenary Session

16:00 - 16:30 Coffee-Break

16:30 - 17:30 Plenary Session

Poster Posting

19:30 Welcome Reception

09:00 - 10:00 Keynote Session

Marta Pascual

Population structure in marine organisms: from genetics to genomics

10:00 - 11:00 Plenary Session

11:00 - 11:30 Coffee-Break

11:30 - 12:30 Plenary Session

12:30 - 14:00 Lunch

14:00 - 15:00 Keynote Session

Guerra-Garcia

The importance of amphipods: from taxonomy to applications

15:00 - 16:00 Plenary Session

16:00 - 16:45 Coffee-Break + Poster Session

16:45 - 17:45 Plenary Session

09:00 - 10:00 Keynote Session

Angel Borja

Doing things better: marine legislation and recovery of ecosystems

10:00 - 11:00 Plenary Session

11:00 - 11:30 Coffee-Break

11:30 - 12:30 Plenary Session

12:30 - 14:00 Lunch

14:00 - 15:00 Keynote Session

Marina Cunha

Opportunities, threats and challenges of deep-ocean conservation

15:00 - 16:00 Plenary Session

16:00 - 16:45 Coffee-Break + Poster Session

16:45 - 17:45 Plenary Session

20:00 Gala Dinner

09:00 - 10:00 Keynote Session

Miguel Santos

Physical-biological interactions in the ocean: case studies from the northern Canary Current Upwelling Ecosystem

10:00 - 11:00 Plenary Session

11:00 - 11:30 Coffee-Break

11:30 - 12:30 Plenary Session

12:30 - 14:00 Lunch

14:00 - 15:00 Keynote Session

Mehrdad Hajibabaei

From microbes to mammals: comprehensive analysis of biodiversity using DNA metabarcoding

15:00 - 16:00 Plenary Session

16:00 - 16:45 Coffee-Break + Poster Session

16:45 - 17:30 Plenary Session

17:30 - 18:00 Closing Session