The particular goals and activities of EMSEA are the following:
• 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
The 2016 conference will be held in Belfast. Taking place over 4 days (4 - 7 October 2016), the conference will incorporate a programme of keynote speaker(s), parallel and workshop sessions, open space discussions and networking opportunities followed by a selection of exciting field trips around Northern Ireland on the final day.