School of Natural and Environmental Sciences

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6th European Marine Science Educators Association Conference 2018

The European Marine Science Educators Association (EMSEA) is an informal non-profit organisation, which provides a platform for ocean education and promoting ocean literacy within Europe. The rationale of EMSEA is educational and scientific.

Date/Time: 2 - 4 October 2018

Venue: The Great North Museum, Newcastle University

EMSEA goals

The particular goals and activities of EMSEA include:

  • stimulate dialogue between European and international marine educators and scientists
  • provide training and teaching materials to support marine educators
  • raise educators' awareness of ocean issues and the need for a sustainable future for our coasts, seas and oceans

EMSEA activities

We look to:

  • organise workshops and conferences for marine educators
  • build a web portal with links to providers of marine educational and research-based materials
  • provide a forum for members feedback and communication