P/ICES New Frontiers in Marine Science Conference

Bill Dennison at PICES WorkshopTo encourage greater involvement of young scientists in international scientific investigations and to foster their involvement in the management of the marine environment, the International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES) and the North Pacific Marine Science Organization (PICES) co-sponsored a conference for 107 Early Career Scientists from 19 countries in Baltimore, MD, 26-29 June, 2007. The local host was Elizabeth North from the Horn Point Laboratory and UMCES provided additional support. Jane Hawkey from IAN designed the logo and program, and organized logistics for the conference. Bill Dennison and Tim Carruthers from IAN conducted science communication and integrated assessment workshops.