IMSCC 2014 is jointly organized by the CIIMAR (Interdisciplinary Centre of Marine and Environmental Research of the University of Porto); the European Marine Board Communications Panel (EMBCP) and Ciência Viva (National Agency for Scientific and Technological Culture). The aim of the Conference is to delineate a new role for marine science communication and to highlight new tools and practices in this field, in order to support scientists and communications offices in developing their communication skills towards the general public. ( Read More → )
Abstract submission begins on 20th of February 2014. Delegates can only submit one abstract per each category. Each abstract should be prepared as a doc or docx file and submitted until the 30th of May, 2014.
Porto, a World Heritage city and the “European Best Destination 2012”, is an old, romantic and enthusiastic city with an attractive architectural landscape. Famed for its rich Port Wine and riverside hills along Douro River, the second biggest city of Portugal features everything from medieval alleys to the Age of the Discovery fortresses. Discover Porto, it is full of surprises!( Read More → )
8-9 September 2014
Porto is an ancient beautiful city situated in the north of Portugal, facing the Atlantic Ocean and on the right bank of river Douro. Porto is the second largest city of the country and one of the most beautiful in Europe. In 2001, Porto was the European Cultural Capital and was elected the Best European Destination in 2012.
Porto has a truly unique appearance and its historic center (Ribeira) has already been classified by UNESCO as a World Heritage site. The 'granite city' is also known for its striking bridges and the much celebrated Port wine, which is stored and savoured by wine lovers all over the world. [Learn more]