10th Western Indian Ocean Marine Science Association (WIOMSA) Scientific Symposium

Event Date(s) and Time
Monday, October 30, 2017 - Saturday, November 4, 2017
Location
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Contact Person
Contact's Email: 
secretary@wiomsa.org
The Symposium will bring together practitioners, academics, researchers and students to share knowledge, experience and solutions to the challenges experienced in our coastal and marine environment. The specific objectives of the symposium are to:
  • Present current knowledge on disciplines related to the theme of the symposium;
  • Provide a forum for discussion and exchange of information and experiences on coastal and marine science issues in the western Indian Ocean region;
  • Promote interaction among social and natural scientists in order to strengthen multi- and trans-disciplinary research for sustainable management of the coastal and marine environment;
  • Identify gaps and priority research areas for improved management of the coastal and marine environment of the western Indian Ocean region.