Celebrating 10 years of BONUS,
Events scheduled for two days of May will mark the 10 years
of BONUS since its inception in spring 2007.
Now 10 years later, we will celebrate our achievements of the first decade. Among the participants will be members of our community
ranging from the BONUS Steering
Committee, Advisory Board and Project Coordinators Forum, to the wider
researchers community, industry, end-users and other stakeholders.
3-4 May 2017, Helsinki
The events of the first day will commence on the fortress
island of Suomenlinna located in front of Helsinki. The programme will feature
both joint and break-out sessions including a kick-off for the new ‘BONUS call 2015: Blue
In the evening of Wednesday, 3 May 2017, we will celebrate
the evolution of Baltic Sea
science from ‘marine science, fisheries science and oceanography’ to truly
interdisciplinary, targeted, problem oriented research and innovation effort.
Both a jubilee evening school and a celebratory dinner will take place at the
helm of an old harbour building in the centre of Helsinki, Katajanokka Wanha
Satama. Here we will also convene for a concluding plenary on the
following day, with messages from the previous day’s events brought to the
Tentative DRAFT agenda (next updated version in March 2017)
We look forward to celebrating the first 10 years of BONUS together with you!