2020 New Zealand Ocean Acidification Conference

2020 New Zealand Ocean Acidification Conference

Updated: Registration and Abstract submission are now open!

The 2020 New Zealand Ocean Acidification Conference will be held in Wellington on the 17th to 18th of February at Victoria University. Please submit your abstract and registration to christopher.cornwall@vuw.ac.nz

There will also be a workshop on experimental procedures in multiple stressors held at Victoria University on the 19th of February, run by Christina McGraw (University of Otago) and plenary speaker Jon Havenhand (University of Gothenburg, Sweden). This workshop will be aimed at students and early career researchers. Please see the newsletter for more details!

The conference will be held at Victoria University of Wellington’s new Te Toki a Rata building in LT TTR 101, marked here on the campus map with a red X. To access the lecture theatre, you will need to go down a flight of stairs from the ground floor, near to the Cotton courtyard. A second map showing Victoria’s location within Wellington is available here.

Recommended accommodation is as follows:

Higher end:

https://www.travelodge.com.au/hotel/wellington/

https://www.cqwellington.com/

Medium end:

https://www.setupmanners.co.nz/

https://www.accorhotels.com/gb/hotel-3049-ibis-wellington/index.shtml#origin=ibis

https://www.guestreservations.com/gilmer-apartment-hotel/booking?gclid=Cj0KCQjw5MLrBRClARIsAPG0WGyFN9l4e2SDl1vN6DbB0PauZYkS5HeAeNnZTcmr565kYJ1P6M6oD3QaAuYDEALw_wcB

I’m on a budget end:

https://www.yha.co.nz/hostels/north-island-hostels/yha-wellington

https://www.cambridgehotel.co.nz/backpackers/?gclid=Cj0KCQjw5MLrBRClARIsAPG0WGzBO4p7nXTGDUR-URtKQBmoNCJXJHe25t-MLo0c2lOYZs6pJp0y0F0aApw4EALw_wcB

2016 New Zealand Ocean Acidification Workshop Programme now available

2016 New Zealand Ocean Acidification Workshop Programme now available

The progamme for the 2016 NZOA workshop, being held July 8th in Wellington at Victoria University of Wellington, is now available here. It promises to be a fun and interesting day with presentations from Professor Sean Connell (University of Adelaide), Miles Lamare, Mary Sewell, Sally Carson and many more.  There's also plenty of discussion time built into the day.

Cliff Law explains ocean acidification in professorial lecture

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Cliff Law explains ocean acidification in professorial lecture

Professor Cliff Law, of NIWA, delivered his Inaugural Professorial Lecture on the 16th of February, including content on ocean acidification. Professor Law holds a joint appointment between Otago and NIWA, exploring the chemical interactions at the interface between the sea and the sky.

Scroll down the list of lectures until you get to Professor Cliff's name- you can choose between an audio or video version of the lecture. Ka pai Professor Cliff.

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NZOA 2016 workshop on July 8th

NZOA 2016 workshop on July 8th

The 9th Annual New Zealand Ocean Acidification workshop will be held on Friday 8th July at Victoria University Wellington, following the AMSA/NZMSS conference. Scientists, policy makers and stakeholders are all welcome. The workshop this year includes a plenary speaker, short talks, updates from OA projects, and short discussion sessions on OA research coordination, directions and value to management, mitigation and adaptation. Please submit abstracts for talks and posters by the 16th May (template available from Helen.Bostock@niwa.co.nz). We also encourage people to present talks at the OA session at the NZMSS on the 7th July.

2016 NZOAC Workshop Planning underway

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2016 NZOAC Workshop Planning underway

Planning is currently underway for the 2016 NZOAC workshop, which this year will be associated with the New Zealand Marine Sciences Society (NZMSS) conference 4-7 July in Wellington. 

Watch this space for more details.

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