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Keynote speakers

* James R. McGoodwin [professor of anthropology, University of Colorado and author of Crisis in World Fisheries; People, Problems, and Policies (1990)]

* Ussif Rashid Sumaila [Director of the Fisheries Centre and Fisheries Economics Research Unit at the UBC Fisheries Centre, University of British Columbia]

* Guifang (Julia) Xue, Director and Professor of the Institute for the law of the Sea, Ocean University of China.

* Meg Caldwell, Senior lecturer Woods institute and Director of the Centre for Oceans Solutions.


Time schedule:

30th May 2011 - Deadline payment of conference fees and inclusion in conference programme

15 June 2011 - Deadline submission of full paper for student award


Student Paper Award and Student Poster Award:

The MARE conference will give an award for the best student paper as well as for the best student poster. A special jury will review the papers and posters and select the best paper and the best poster. The announcement of the Best Student Paper Award and of the Best Student Poster Award will be held during the conference. Full papers and posters to be considered for the award should be submitted on 15th June 2011. Only papers and posters that are being presented during the MARE Conference can be submitted for the Award. Bachelor, Master, as well as PhD students can apply for the Award.

Deadline for sending in the full papers for the Best Student Paper Award:

15th of June 2011

Before sending in your full paper for the Best Student Paper Award, please read the “guide for authors” carefully. For any queries regarding the Best Student Paper awards please contact:

9 July 2011 - Deadline submission of full papers for proceedings


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