New Zealand Marine Sciences Society – Christchurch

Event Details

Mahi Ngatahi: Working together for better management into the future.

57th Annual New Zealand Marine Sciences Society Conference

The 2017 Conference will include special sessions on Marine governance through partnerships, Matauranga Maori, Biosecurity and on the effects of the Kaikoura Earthquake. There will be workshops on Antarctic Marine Science, Innovation and Technology, and Emerging Issues as well as plenty of networking opportunities including one focused on emerging professionals. Sessions covering topics such as fisheries, marine management, protected areas, marine mammals and more will encompass the full range of general submissions received.

The conference will open with a welcome reception on the evening of July 3rd. Some workshops may be offered on either the 3rd or 7th. To sign up for event notices please go to