Conference Overview

Monday 5th September 2016

  • From 9am Exhibitors Setup
  • 12:00 Registration opens at Central Teaching Hub
  • 12:30 Early Career Event lunch & registration
  • 13:30 Early Career Event inc. the Marine Science and Policy SIG
  • 18:00 Social event at Victoria Gallery and Museum, drinks and small buffet 

 Tuesday 6th September

  • 08:00 Registration at Central Teaching Hub
  • 08:50 Welcome
  • 09:00 Keynote: Prof Tim Lenton (Exeter) Finish for 09:40 for changeover
  • 09:45 Oral Presentations [5 x 15 min]
  • 11:00 Coffee
  • 11:30 Oral Presentations [5 x 15 min]
  • 12:45 Lunch with informal posters (including 13:15) Poster Screenshots (Shelagh Conlon & Simone Durr)
  • 14:15 Oral Presentations [4 x 15 min]
  • 15:15 Coffee
  • 15:45 Oral Presentations [5 x 15 min]
  • 17:00 Posters discussions and refreshments
  • 19:00 End
  • Social & outreach event: Liverpool SciBar (Matt Donnelly)

  Wednesday 7th September

  • 08:00 Diversity in Marine Science breakfast (Luisa Cristini)
  • 08:55 Housekeeping
  • 09:00 Keynote: Prof. Martin Visbeck (Geomar) (finish 09:40)
  • 09:45 Oral Presentations [5 x 15 min]
  • 11:00 Coffee
  • 11:00 Schools' outreach event (tbc, Emma Smith)
  • 11:30 Oral Presentations [5 x 15 min]
  • 12:45 Lunch with (informal) posters
  • 14:15 Oral Presentations [4 x 15 min]
  • 15:15 Coffee
  • 15:45 Oral Presentations [3 x 15 min]
  • 16:35 Guest lecture: Prof. (emer.) Peter Williams (Bangor, retd.)
  • 18:00 Drinks reception at Lady Chapel Liverpool Anglican Cathedral
  • 1900 Dinner at "The Well", Liverpool Anglican Cathedral, including fellowship presentations

 Thursday 8th September

  • 08:55 Housekeeping
  • 09:00 Keynote: Prof. Ros Rickaby (Oxford) (finish 09:40)
  • 09:45 Oral Presentations [5 x 15 min]
  • 11:00 Coffee
  • 11:30 Challenger medal lecture: Prof. Karen Heywood (University East Anglia)
  • 12:15 Challenger AGM
  • 12:45 Lunch with informal posters (including 13:15) Poster Screenshots (Shelagh Conlon & Simone Durr)
  • 14:15 Oral Presentations [4 x 15 min]
  • 15:15 Coffee
  • 15:45 Oral Presentations [5 x 15 min]
  • 17:00 Poster discussions and refreshments (including, 18:30) Prize presentation in atrium (Sarah Wakelin)
  • 19:00 End
  • 19:30 Social Event

Friday 9th September

Special Interest Groups:

  • Marine Biogeochemistry in UK Earth system models: Developing a collaboration between the modelling and observational communities (Andrew Yool)
  • Ocean Modelling Group (Helen Johnson)
  • Marine Science Data Management (Matt Donnelly)
  • Deep Sea Ecosystems (Nicholas Higgs)
  • Project Meeting: Earth Observation (Chris Banks)
  • Marine Biogeochemistry Forum Town Hall (Richard Sanders)