Upcoming Events

22augAll Day28sep6th International Marine Conservation Congress (IMCC6)

Past Events

17augAll Day21IMBeR ClimEco7 Summer SchoolInterdisciplinary ocean science for sustainable development goals

29junAll Day03julIIFET 2020 (Call for abstracts)20th Biennial Conference of the International Institute of Fisheries Economics and Trade (IIFET)

02junAll Day06TBTI: United Nations 2020 Ocean ConferenceCommitment to Blue Justice

19aprAll Day222020 Salish Sea Ecosystem ConferenceShared Knowledge for the Future

10feb(feb 10)10:00 am11(feb 11)4:30 pmFisheries for Communities Gathering 2.0Fisheries for Communities Network. Facilitated by Ecotrust Canada and TBuck Suzuki

23jan(jan 23)8:00 am24(jan 24)5:00 pmBC Young Fishermen's Gathering 2020A two day workshop designed to support the next generation of British Columbia's fishing fleet.

09jan12:30 pm1:30 pmIRES Seminar: The Global Struggle to Discipline Overfishing SubsidiesThe latest findings and current state of play in the struggle to discipline harmful subsidies.

20novAll Day22Sustainable Ocean Summit 2019Investing in Ocean Futures: Finance and Innovation for the Blue Economy

18novAll Day21FAO Symposium on Fisheries SustainabilityStrengthening the science-policy nexus

08nov1:30 pm6:00 pmTBTI at the 72nd GCFI conferenceGender in Small-scale Fisheries: Caribbean perspectives through the Gender in Fisheries Team (GIFT)

05novAll Day06GLOSS: GLobal Ocean Social Sciences eventResearch Agenda in Social Sciences

04novAll Day0872nd GCFI conferenceScaling up public-private government partnerships for sustainable fisheries and innovative science.

23oct5:30 pm6:30 pmOur Ocean 2019 Side EventEnding Harmful Fisheries Subsidies by 2020: Exploring the Impacts of Fisheries Subsidies and Potential Reform

23octAll Day24Our Ocean 2019Commit to action for a clean, healthy and productive ocean

24augAll Day29TBTI: TD training workshop – Call for applicationsDeadline to apply for the scholarship: June 30, 2019

03junAll Day052019 ESAC Annual ConferenceDeadline for abstracts: Feb 1

24aprAll Day25Fraser Watershed Restoration Conference2019 Conference

16aprAll Day17Too Big To Ignore Webinar: Gender Equity & Equality in the SSF GuidelinesGender Equity & Equality in the SSF Guidelines - Indicators for Governance Capacity & Capability

12apr6:00 pm11:00 pmSkipper Otto 10 Year Anniversary Galaby Skipper Otto's Community Supported Fishery

12aprAll Day15Too Big To Ignore: Training WorkshopTransdisciplinarity in Fisheries & Ocean Sustainability

01apr6:30 pmOcean Wise - Ocean AwardsOceanCanada's Dr. Rashid Sumaila to receive the Ocean Wise Murray A. Newman Research Award

01aprAll Day04Successes in resilience, adaptation, mitigation, and sustainabilityOceanVisions2019 - Climate Summit

25marAll Day29SCCS 2019Note: applications to SCCS 2019 are now closed.

01mar6:30 pm8:30 pmBeyond Climate with David SuzukiVIMFF 2019

19feb6:00 pm7:00 pmHow to achieve a sustainable blue economyA public lecture by Professor Rashid Sumaila

18feb(feb 18)8:00 am19(feb 19)12:30 pmMasterclass in fisheries economicsMasterclass with Rashid Sumaila

15feb11:00 am12:30 pmFrom partner to watchdog: The evolution of SeaChoice, Canada’s sustainable seafood programIOF Seminar

07feb7:00 pm9:00 pmEvidence-Based Conservation: ecological connectivity and the design of Marine Protected AreasFree public talk

05feb6:00 pmUBC Science Presents: Southern Resident Killer WhalesWith Dr Andrew Trites

01feb11:00 am12:00 pmIn peopled seas: Catalyzing insights from the marine social sciences in the ocean sustainability agendaIOF Seminar

25jan3:30 pmDispelling the myths of farmed fishin the Beer Battered Fish n’ Chips Seminar

23janAll Day24BC Young Fishermen's Gathering 2019by BC Young Fishermen's Network

22jan7:00 pmDo Beluga Whales Have 'Names'?Final Ocean Matters January Lecture

18jan11:00 amIOF Seminar: When and how to worry about Ocean AcidificationThe case of the Greenland Shrimp fishery

11jan4:00 pmBiodiversity Legendary Internal Seminar SeriesWho owns fishing licences in BC?

11jan3:00 pm5:00 pmKnowlton/Jackson Distinguished Speaker: Dr. Rashid SumailaInterdisciplinary collaborative ocean economics research with examples from the ‘ocean trenches’

09jan7:00 pm8:30 pmYou, Me & the IPCCby the Pacific Institute for Climate Solutions

27nov7:00 pmVAQUITAScience, Politics and Crime in the Sea of Cortez

20nov6:30 pmA Deep Dive into the Biological Mysteries of Whales"Curiosities of the Natural World" Lecture Series at the VPL Central Branch

20nov3:00 pm4:00 pmWebinar: No hidden catch: mainstreaming small-scale fisheries in national accountsJoin the IIED's Webinar on 20 November 2018 to discuss how natural capital accounting methods could be used to identify the contribution made by small-scale fisheries to the national economy.

14novAll Day16SOS 2018 Session SpotlightThe Digital Ocean, Big Ocean Data and the Ocean Cloud: Data Driven Sustainable Development of the Seas

02nov11:00 amIOF Seminar21st Century Fisheries Management on Canada’s Pacific Coast.

05oct11:00 am12:00 pmIOF Seminar A new generation of ocean observing approaches to link plankton dynamics to fisheries science and management

27augAll Day31OceanCanada 2018 ConferenceBringing OceanCanada members together to discuss and workshop

01augAll Day08sepIMBeR ClimEco6 Summer SchoolInterdisciplinary approaches for sustainable oceans

16julAll Day20IIFET 2018The International Institute of Fisheries Economics & Trade (IIFET) Conference 2018, Seattle

18jun6:00 pm8:00 pmCoastal Community Action:Then and Now

04jun(jun 4)8:00 am08(jun 8)8:00 pm2018 4th Climate Change Symposium - Program - PICESThe 4th International Symposium will bring together experts from around the world to better understand climate impacts on ocean ecosystems – and how to respond.

31may12:00 pm1:30 pmHidden HarvestA Deep Look at Small-Scale Fisheries

28mayAll Day30Communities, Conservation & Livelihoods ConferenceExplore how local communities are engaging in environmental conservation that supports their local economies and livelihoods.

25may4:00 pm5:15 pmHow can Canada's three oceans be part of the solution in addressing climate change challenges?Where converging minds freely explore

24aprAll Day25Oceans Research in Canada Alliance 2018 MeetingOpen to active members of the ocean-focused scientific research and technology innovation community in all its diversity.

17apr5:00 pm7:00 pmOceanCanada-World Wildlife Fund Event on Ocean SustainabilityA free event in Sidney on Vancouver Island

12apr7:30 pmTurn the High Seas into a Fish Bank for the World?