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Mark your calendar! OFI supports various events — from workshops to lectures and community-based activities — that provide learning opportunities about our ocean.

Coming up ... 

Sustainable Oceans Conference 2019
Sept. 27 and 28, 2019 
McInnes Room, second floor of the Dalhousie Student Union Building
6136 University Avenue, Halifax 

The Sustainable Oceans Conference is a free public event that brings together an audience of students, faculty, members of the marine management community, and the general public. This conference is supported by the Sobey Fund for Oceans and is organized annually by the students of the Marine Affairs Program at Dalhousie University. It is the only student-led conference of its kind in Atlantic Canada, and is being held for the 8th consecutive year. Learn more ... 


energy3: Canada’s Energy Conference 
October 16-18, 2019
Halifax, Nova Scotia 

energy3 is a three-day conference, trade exhibition and research forum focused on Canada’s energy industry, putting the spotlight on our strengths, challenges and opportunities. Marine renewable energy (MRE) will be a key element of energy3. Industry and researchers involved in the sector will be profiled in the larger energy context and make important connections with businesses, organizations, and government. The MRE industry has an opportunity to expand its reach in the broader energy sector, and we look forward to supporting the development of energy3 with a strong tidal, wave, and offshore wind focus.


OFI Researchers' Workshop 
November 12-14, 2019
St. John's, Newfoundland 

The OFI Researchers' Workshop for OFI faculty, postdoctoral fellows, and students will take place from November 12-14 in Newfoundland. Click here to register now and find more details on the workshop, including the tentative agenda, location, and booking information.

We hope to see you there!