The Western Indian Ocean Marine Science Association (WIOMSA), the University of Mauritius, and the Nairobi Convention are pleased to announce the Eleventh WIOMSA Scientific Symposium which will be held in Mauritius in July 2019.
SYMPOSIUM DATES: Monday, 1st – Saturday, 6th July 2019.
The week is divided into the following components:
- 1st to 4th July 2019 - The main part of the Symposium. This component will include: keynote presentations, oral and poster presentations and ‘Mini-Symposia’. The structure of the Symposium has been adapted to allow the poster session to run from 14h00 to 16h00 from Monday to Thursday. In addition, a new feature of the Symposium, i.e. ‘Mini-Symposia’, will be scheduled from Monday to Thursday from 16h00 to 17h40.
- 5th July 2019 - Specially convened sessions and roundtable discussions.
- 6th July 2019 - Excursions and tours to different places of interest.
SYMPOSIUM VENUE: University of Mauritius.
THEME: "People, Coasts and Oceans: Opportunities for a changing future"