Workshops will be conducted on 6 and 7 April 2018.


Workshops Friday April 6th 2018

Title participants Duration more info contact
Student workshop. Introduction to GIS 25 Full Day info page rebeccaboys@hotmail.com
Welfare in the Wild: Welfare Science – Current Understanding and Next Steps to assessment and application 25-30 PM info page K.A.Stockin@massey.ac.nz
Marine Renewable Energy - Current research and evidence gaps on impact on Marine Mammals 50 Full Day info page Rebecca.Walker2@naturalengland.org.uk
Joint ACCOBAMS/ASCOBANS/IWC workshop on marine debris and cetacean stranding

30

Full Day info page msalivas@accobams.net

Workshops Saturday 7th April

Title participants duration more info contact
6th Workshop on "Communicating marine mammal science to the general public". Plastic litter and marine mammals: how communication can properly address the issue 30 Full Day info page smit@m-e-e-r.de
Towards understanding the overlap of selected threats and Important Marine Mammal Areas (IMMAs) across the Mediterranean Sea 30 Full Day info page disciara@gmail.com
2nd Edition: “What is new in cetacean pathology” 40 Full Day info page yarabdq@gmail.com
Mediterranean Grampus Project 2.0 - Improving knowledge and conservation of the Mediterranean population of Risso's dolphins through effective partnerships 30 Full Day info page sabina.airoldi@iol.it
A Wikimedia edit-a-thon   Full Day info page gregorio.bisso@wikimedia.it

Workshop location

All workshops will take place in

  • NH Hotel, via XX Settembre 2, 19124 La Spezia and
  • Confindustria, Via Giovanni Minzoni, 2  19121 La Spezia.


IWC Workshop

A closed workshop is organised under the topic "Identifying Key Research Questions for the Modelling and Assessment of Whalewatching Impacts" by Leslie New.