Other training opportunities

Ocean-colour data in climate studies advanced training short course

Closing date for applications now extended to 30 June 2017

ESA Ocean Remote Sensing and Synergy Summer School - 11-15 September 2017 (Porto, Portugal)

As part of the EO Science For Society – scientific exploitation programme element, the European Space Agency (ESA) is organising an advanced Ocean Remote Sensing Training Course devoted to train the next generation of Earth Observation (EO) scientists to exploit data from ESA and operational EO Missions (e.g. Copernicus Sentinels) for science and application development

 

The training course is being organised by ESA in cooperation with the University of Porto and will be held at the University from 11 to 15 September 2017.

 

UGent Blue Growth Summer School, 11-22 Sep 2017, Gent (Belgium)

The second edition of the Blue Growth Summer School is taking place at GreenBridge, UGent Campus Ostend in Belgium from 11-22 September 2017.


The Summer School will cover a wide range of topics throughout its run, from exploring the challenging role of oceans and seas in our future society, to assessing how people from multiple backgrounds and disciplines can work together to achieve goals that would not be possible without collaboration.

 

Hjort Summer School 2017 – Bridging Methods in Marine Science: From the Lab to Models, 11-16 Aug 2017, Bergen (Norway)

Accompanied by lectures, students will conduct lab experiments and link them to modelling experiences using examples highly relevant to the changing marine environment of today like mixotrophy, zooplankton fecal pellet production and carbon export. Students are also asked to prepare a poster-presentation of their own research. Upon completion, they receive a course diploma with a recommended 3 ECTS.

Application deadline: 1 June 2017
 

For more details visit the summer school web page

EcoAqua Third Summer School, 4-8 Sep 2017, Funchal (Portugal)

This edition of the summer school course will provide the participants a solid overall understanding of basic and applied aspects of Marine/Maritime Spatial Planning (MSP). This course will follow a holistic approach to MSP, addressing stakeholders’ involvement, maritime sector’s needs, marine environment conservation, national / international legal aspects and finally, applicable data management.


The course will provide a forum for exchange of know-how and good practices between experts and participants.

Application deadline: 7 July 2017
 

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