CommOCEAN 2020 aims to provide communication skills and inspiration to communicators across a range of experience levels. Many sessions are suitable for all, but some elements of the programme will run simultaneously and are tailored for those looking to build their communications skills and to those looking to move their communications to the next level. 

The Conference will start on Tuesday, 1st December and finish on Wednesday, 2nd December.


Call for Abstracts

Online abstract submissions will open in early August. Abstracts will be arranged and welcomed in the following categories:

  • 12 min oral online presentation on (marine) science communication activities, 
  • 1-hour interactive online training/ workshop on (advanced) communication skills building or on (marine) science communication, 
  • “Show and Tell” visuals presenting (marine) science communication activities.

Watch this space for details of speakers as they are announced. The full programme will be released in mid-November and sent to all registered participants by email along with joining instructions.

See more about submit an abstract in registration

Deadline for registration – 9 November 2020