Event

Ocean Climate and Marine Ecosystems in the Western Pacific: IOC/WESTPAC Eighth International Scientific Symposium

This Symposium is organized by the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) - Sub-Commission for the Western Pacific (WESTPAC). It aims to bring together marine scientists with a view to encouraging an interdisciplinary approach towards the management and sustainable development of coasts and oceans with the growing challenges of climate change. Issues to be addressed include: coastal acidification; climate modeling and prediction; marine remote sensing; and paleoclimatology (corals and monsoon).  

dates: 28-31 March 2011   venue: Paradise Hotel   location: Republic of Korea   additional: Busan   contact: Keyseok CHOE   phone: +82-31-400-7753   fax: +82-31-406-6925   e-mail: westpac@kordi.re.kr   www: http://www.kocean.or.kr/westpac_symposium/