The Baltic Sea Science Congress, Riga, 15-19 June 

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Registrations are now open!
Key dates in the run-up period:
  • 30 January 2015extended deadline of abstract submission
  • 28 February 2015 – authors of abstracts are informed on the acceptance and status of their presentations
  • 30 March 2015 – the programme is published
  • 20 April 2015 – early registration deadline
  • 20 May 2015 – late registration deadline
To register and find out more, visit www.bssc2015.lv

Projects' blogs

24.01.2015 18:58What´s going on this year? (Baltic Diversity Notes - BIO-C3) Anna Törnroos

A new year ahead and everyone is buzzing about upcoming events, time to fill the calendar again!

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19.01.2015 16:45Nice little short one (The Dark Side of the Seaweed - BAMBI) Holger Jänes & Merli Pärnoja

“In biology, nothing is clear, everything is too complicated, everything is a mess, and just when you think you understand something, you peel off a layer and find deeper complications beneath. Nature is anything but simple.” - Richard Preston

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16.01.2015 13:21Hurry, hurry! Then, wait... (A Bug's Life - BAMBI) Pierre De Wit

Scientific projects are patchy in time. Nothing happens for a long time, then all of a sudden things have to be done quickly. Hurry, hurry! And then, once a deadline passes, things get moved to the bottom of the to-do list until the next deadline approaches..

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Strategic research agenda

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Call information

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BONUS call 2014: Sustainable ecosystem services funded projects will be announced in early 2015. Also a further call will open in 2015.

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Find out more about projects funded from BONUS calls open 2012-2015, as well as BONUS+ pilot projects implemented 2009-2011.


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Young scientists

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Training, blogging and other activities for the young scientists, the networks of tomorrow's leading Baltic Sea scientists.


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In horizon the Latvian EU Presidency events:  Baltic Sea Science Congress and EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region Annual Forum in June 2015...


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