2nd European Conference on Scientific Diving, 9-11 May 2016

This year the conference will be held in Sweden at The Sven Lovén Centre for Marine Sciences – Kristineberg. This is one of the worlds oldest marine field stations, easily accessible from Gothenburg and with fabulous diving just outside the door.
This meeting highlights scientific outputs achieved principally through the use of scientific diving as a research tool.
Deadline for abstract submission 4th December 2015

For more information, visit the web site

Please share this information with interested colleagues and join the fun!!

Sessions and invited speakers are:
• Coastal research using scientific diving – from micro to macro
Dr. Miriam Weber, HYDRA Institute for Marine Sciences Elba, Italy
• Underwater archaeology
Dr. Jens Auer, Maritime Archaeology, University of Southern Denmark.
• New technologies & methods for scientific divers to improve underwater research
Dr. George Matsumoto, Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, US.
• Research in cold waters using scientific diving
Dr. Jan Czerny, GEOMAR, Kiel, Germany.

Send your abstract to: ecsd2016@gu.se
More information: www.loven.gu.se/english/research/ecsd2016
Important dates:
Abstract submission 4 December 2015.
Registration 31 January 2016.

If you want to see the wonderful marine life of the Gullmar fjord without getting wet, the aquarium Havets Hus is located in nearby town Lysekil.

If you don’t mind water being refreshingly cool, but don’t want to lug all your equipment, you can rent it all at the divecenter in Lysekil, DiveTeam, . Drysuits available for the frozen.

See you there!!


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