News 08.01.2018

The Ocean in a +2°C world - An analytical perspective

18 February 2018: Registration deadline!

This symposium will address the potential evolution of the ocean in warming climate. Participants will learn from the geological past as well as from the present knowledge in oceanography, carbon- and ecosystem sciences and numerical modelling.

There will be the following lectures:

  • Evaluating our future warm world with observables from our past early Eocene warm world
  • Comprehensive and Sustained Ocean Observations: An Essential Component of Understanding Global Change
  • Phytoplankton in a changing world
  • Ocean Carbon Cycle in a high CO2 world
  • Challenge of sustaining marine biodiversity in a changing ocean: A role for international law
  • Why we should not trust in voluntary action when it comes to overcoming climate change

The symposium is free of charge and open to the public but registration is required for all participants. It is funded by Bolin Centre for Climate Research and Baltic Sea Centre at Stockholm University, Centre for Collective Action Research (CeCAR) at University of Gothenburg and the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.

22 February 2018

Venue

Stockholm, Sweden

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