Conference Programme



The VIth MARE Conference and Policy Day consists of the Policy Day (5th July) and the Conference (6-9 July); both address how science and policy can connect to support progress towards sustainable coasts.


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Keynote speakers during the conference:

* James R. McGoodwin

Professor of Anthropology and the author of Crisis in World Fisheries; People, Problems, and Policies

* 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.



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