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NaGISA World Conference

Location: Kobe International Hall, Kobe Japan
Event Type: Meeting
Event Date: 2006-10-15    
End Date: 2006-10-18

Event Description:
Symposium Details
Beginning on the evening of October 15 with a [public] lecture the scientific symposium will follow on the 16, 17 &18 with sessions on rocky shore and seagrass bed communities, nearshore taxonomy (macrofauna, macroflora and meiofauna) and an open poster session. Panel discussions on the 18th will address a variety of topics including the integration of NaGISA into national and regional monitoring programs as well as application of new technologies useful for biodiversity studies.

Session Themes
Patterns in biodiversity
Nearshore taxonomy of macrofauna, macroflora and meiofauna Community ecology in rocky shore and seagrass habitats Long-term monitoring programs and community integrated marine research.

Call for Papers
Abstracts for both Oral and Poster presentations are been accepted under the session themes. All nearshore related researchers are welcome to submit 300 word abstracts online at along with the author`s full name, contact address, e-mail and an indication of whether an Oral or Poster presentation is preferred. Abstract deadline extended till July 31, 2006.

Online registration through the NaGISA Webpage includes access to hotel bookings and travel information.
Online registration
deadline: Sept 29 23:59 (GMT+9). On site registration will also be available before the meeting and the [public] lecture at International Conference Center on the 15.

Further Information
Please visit the NaGISA webpage or contact us at

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Possibility for day-care centres (facilities for children): No

MarBEF supported event: No

Event within Framework of MARBEF: (none)

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External participants (non MARBEF) allowed: Yes

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