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Bergen Marine Research Cluster organizes the OO-meetings together with Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution and also with contributions from MIT. 

Dive into the water with Ocean Outlook 

Over three days a large group of marine scientists are gathered in Bergen. 


Over three days marine scientists on both sides of the Atlantic are gathered in Bergen for this year's Ocean Outlook. The theme for this year's meeting is 'Seeing under water'.

Ocean Outlook will include presentations by leading international experts on marine sciences and environmental changes, and promote roundtable scientific discussions addressing important issues regarding the status of the oceans, current challenges and those on the horizon, and the possible solutions.

See the programme here 

The first Ocean Outlook meeting (OO15) was held in Bergen in 2015 gathering over 100 attendees. The second meeting was successfully organized by Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) in Woods Hole (OO16). 

Dates and Meeting Venue: April 19-21, 2017, Bergen.

On 19 April there will be an icebreaker and opening of the conference at the grand Aulaen at the Natural Museum of History.

The meeting (20-21) will be held at Vil Vite building in Thormøhlensgate 51, see map for location. There will be conference dinner on April 20.