Events

2018

The Gulf of Finland Forum

Gulf of Finland - natural dynamics and anthropogenic impact

 

Registration is open!

Please register via this link by 15th of September.

This year the next trilateral Estonian-Finnish-Russian Gulf of Finland Forum will take place in Saint Petersburg, Russia, on 17th-18th October 2018, and it is devoted to 50th Annivesary of Gulf of Finland co-operation.

Abstract

In the registration, please deliver your preliminary abstract of your presentation/poster. It may be subject to further changes. The final extended abstract, which can include tables and figures, will be asked September1st - 20th.

Abstracts integrating various topics are welcome.

Proposed sessions include:

  1. Geo- and biodiversity of the Gulf of Finland: habitats and submarine landscapes mapping, environmental friendly exploration of natural resoursces, marine and coastal zones and climate change.
  2. Eutrophication, pollution and environmental monitoring
  3. Environmental geology and ecosystem health: hazardous geological processes, including anthropogenic geological hazards of the Gulf of Finland bottom and its coastal zones and climate change.
  4. Sedimentological and geochemical processes within the Gulf of Finland basins. Monitoring of hazardous substances in ecosystems.
  5. Impacts of changing climate and human-induced pressures on the Gulf of Finland ecoystem
  6. Fish and sustainable fisheries
  7. Maritime safety, spatial planning and management

Some important dates:

July 15 – start of abstract submission and registration
September 15 – dead-line for of abstract submission and registration
October 1 – third circular letter, Conference Program
October 17-18 - International Scientific Forum "Gulf of Finland - natural dynamics and anthropogenic impact", devoted to 50th Anniversary of Three lateral Gulf of Finland Cooperation

Venue

The Conference will take place at A.P. Karpinsky Russian Geological Research Institute (VSEGEI), located at the Vasilievsky Island, close to the historical centre of St. Petersburg.

A.P. Karpinsky Russian Geological Research Institute, Russia, St.Petersburg, Sredny pr. 74. Phone: + 7 812321 5706. Fax: + 7 812 321 3023

The official language of the Forum will be English.

Accommodation

We have reserved hotel rooms in the VSEGEI (see hotel website).

All the rooms include breakfast and wifi.

Room prices:

Room

Single (40m2)

Single (70m2)

Double (70m2)

Cost in roubles per night

3800

4200

4800

Cost in euro (course April 3) per night

54

60

68

More information can found from the:

2017

The Gulf of Finland Science Days

From small scales to large scales

The event was held in the Estonian Academy of Sciences, Kohtu 6, Tallinn on Oct 9th-10th.This year the event is organized by the Estonian Academy of Sciences, Marine Institute at the Tartu University and the Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE)

2016

The Gulf of Finland Science Days

Over 100 researchers participated in the Gulf of Finland Science Days at SYKE, Helsinki on 30 November -1st December 2016

Published 2018-05-04 at 11:11, updated 2018-08-23 at 11:03