A little teaser for the upcoming ICYMARE 2019 BREMEN conference: Wednesday afternoon is reserved for workshops and excursions. Here you can find what will be going on during that afternoon. Once you arrive at the conference venue, you can register and then also enter your name on the list of the workshop which you would like to attend. Sooooo, who is really keen to do a special workshop, better be early for the opening: First come, first serve!

ICYMARE thanks our amazing international partners who are organizing this great spectrum of workshops with us!


1) Opportunities in using virtual reality technology for marine conservation
Julia Jung (University of Ghent, Belgium) & Cyan Planet (www.cyanplanet.org)


2) Socialization for Globalization
Dr. Imme Gerke & Dr. Jaques Drolet (IDRG, Bremen, www.IDRGculture.eu)


3) Data management and manipulation in R: From messy spreadsheets to repeatable code
James G. Hagan (University of Gothenburg, Sweden)


4) Academic CV Workshop
Eva M.D. Paulus (University of Groningen, Netherlands)


5) Best Practice – Science Communication
APECS Germany with Lars Kaleschke (AWI, Bremerhaven), Ulrike Prange (MARUM, University of Bremen), Andreas Vogel (Planetarium Bremen)


6) Recording Structures – Novel ageing techniques and the use of “R” and “Shape” for outline analysis
Fedor Lishchenko (A.N. Severtsov Institute of Ecology and Evolution, Laboratory for Ecology and Morphology of Marine Invertebrates, Moscow, Russia), Philip R. Hollyman (British Antarctic Survey, Cambridge, United Kingdom), Jessica Jones (Falkland Islands Fisheries Department, Stanley, Falkland Islands)


7) Excursion: Guided tour through the Übersee-Museum
Dr. Michael Stiller (Übersee-Museum, Bremen)


8) Excursion: MARUM Center for Marine Environmental Sciences at the University of Bremen – Guided tour incl. sediment core repository
Barbara Donner & Ulrike Prange (MARUM, Bremen)


9) Excursion: Guided tour through the Leibnitz Centre for Tropical Marine Research (ZMT)
ZMT scientists


10) Excursion: Guided tour through the Max-Planck-Institute for Marine Microbiology (MPI-MM)
MPI-MM scientists


11) Excursion: Guided tour through the city of Bremen