Conference presentations and posters

“Pathways towards effective Channel governance” launch event, House of Commons, Westminster

“Pathways towards effective Channel governance” launch event, House of Commons, Westminster

  • Keynote address: “Delivering good environmental status: an ecosystem approach”, Australian Marine Sciences Association, Geelong, Australia, 2015.
  • Keynote address: “Delivering the ecosystem approach – a European perspective”, Marine Strategy Framework Directive (EU) and the Great Barrier Reef Long-Term Sustainability Plan (GBRWHA) workshop, hosted by the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority and Australian Institute for Marine Science, Townsville, Australia, 2015.
  • Invited presentation: “Challenges for developing policy indicators in a climate of macroecological change”, University of Queensland, Australia, 2015.
  • Invited presentation: “Challenges for developing policy indicators in a climate of macroecological change”, Central Queensland University, Australia, 2015.
  • Invited presentation: “From data to decisions, using NERC science in policy”, NERC Knowledge Exchange Network Conference, Leicester, UK, 2015.
  • Invited presentation: “The benefits of crossing the science-policy interface”, NERC Fellows Conference, Birmingham, UK, 2015.
  • Invited presentation: “Update on SW plankton”, South West Marine Ecosystems, Plymouth, UK, 2015.
  • Invited presentation: “Pathways towards effective Channel governance”,  Pathways towards effective Channel governance launch event, House of Commons, UK Parliament, Westminster, London, 2014.
  • Invited presentation: “The role of plankton time-series in managing our seas in a climate of macroecological change”, Swire Institute for Marine Science Hong Kong University, Hong Kong, 2014.
  • Invited presentation: “The role of plankton time-series in managing our seas in a climate of macroecological change”, PICES 2014 Annual Meeting: Toward a better understanding of the North Pacific: Reflecting on the past and steering for the future, Yeosu, Korea, 2014.
  • Oral presentation: “Challenges for developing policy indicators against a background of macroecological change”, Promoting Effective Governance of the Channel Ecosystem, Caen, France, 2014.
  • Poster: “What value does taxonomy have in modern science and policy?”, Promoting Effective Governance of the Channel Ecosystem, Caen, France, 2014.
  • Invited presentation: “Understanding large-scale change: Insights from the Continuous Plankton Recorder time-series”, Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC) seminar series, JAMSTEC, Yokohama, Japan, 2014.
  • Invited presentation: “Understanding large-scale change: Insights from the Continuous Plankton Recorder time-series”, Fisheries Research Agency of Japan seminar series, Fisheries Research Agency, Yokohama, Japan, 2014.
  • Invited presentation: “Using science to inform marine policy: a case study of marine ecosystem monitoring in the UK”, Towards the better collaboration between scientists and policy makers, University of Tokyo, Japan, 2014.
  • Oral presentation: “Challenges for developing policy indicators in a climate of macroecological change”, 2nd Marine and Coastal Policy Forum, Plymouth University, UK, 2014.
  • Oral presentation: “Informing policy in the Western Channel: links to pelagic habitats in the Marine Strategy Framework Directive (MSFD)”, Marinexus final meeting, Plymouth, UK, 2014.
  • Invited public lecture: “Plankton in parliament: How do the smallest creatures help us protect our seas?”, Public lecture at National Science and Engineering Week, Plymouth, UK, 2014.
  • Invited presentation: “Understanding planktonic systems: Update & links to MSFD”, Coastal Futures, London, UK, 2014.
  • Invited presentation: “Challenges for managing our seas in a climate of macroecological change”, Marine Biology and Ecology Invited Seminar Series, Plymouth University, UK, 2014.
  • Invited presentation: “Phytoplankton response to global change”, Coastal and Estuarine Research Foundation Biennial Conference: Toward Resilient Coasts & Estuaries, Science for Sustainable Solutions, San Diego, CA, USA, 2013.
  • Oral presentation: “Good Environmental Status and the plankton: combining disparate datasets to assess pelagic habitats at national and regional scales”, ICES Annual Science Conference, Reykjavik, Iceland, 2013.
  • Invited presentation: “Informing policy in the SW: the Marine Strategy Framework Directive (MSFD)”, Natural England Marine Conference, Plymouth, UK, 2013.
  • Invited presentation: “Challenges for implementing the MSFD in a climate of macroecological change”, Plymouth University Marine and Coastal Policy Research Group Invited Speakers Seminar Series, Plymouth, UK, 2013.
  • Invited presentation: “Global Patterns of Phytoplankton Dynamics in Coastal Ecosystems” Plymouth Celebrates SCOR, Plymouth, UK, 2013.
  • Invited presentation: Informing policy in the SW: links to pelagic habitats in the Marine Strategy Framework Directive (MSFD)”, Southwest Marine Ecosystems, Plymouth, UK, 2013.
  • Invited presentation: “Challenges for managing our seas in a climate of macroecological change”, University of Sheffield Dept. of Animal and Plant Sciences Invited Speakers Seminar Series, Sheffield, UK, 2012.
Speaking at the MMO Conference, 2011

Speaking at the MMO Conference, 2011

  • Keynote address: “Challenges for managing our seas in a climate of macroecological change”. P/ICES Oceans of Change, Majorca, Spain, 2012.
  • Invited presentation:  “Challenges for managing our seas in a climate of macroecological change”. NOC Invited Speakers Seminar Series, Southampton, UK, 2012.
  • Invited presentation: “Challenges for managing our seas in a climate of macroecological change”. PML Invited Speakers Seminar Series, Plymouth, UK, 2012.
  • Invited presentation: “Why is it so hard to set MSFD targets?”, EU Marine Observation and Data Expert Group – 16th meeting, Brussels, Belgium, 2012.
  • Flash presentation: “Why is it so hard to set MSFD indicators and targets? Messages from the plankton”, Challenger Conference for Marine Science: Ocean Challenges in the 21st Century, Norwich, UK, 2012.
  • Poster: “Why is it so hard to set MSFD indicators and targets? Messages from the plankton”, Challenger Conference for Marine Science: Ocean Challenges in the 21st Century, Norwich, UK, 2012.
  • Oral presentation: “Plankton response to global change: Is the SW UK representative?”, Southwest Marine Ecosystems, Plymouth, UK, 2012.
  • Oral presentation: “Challenges for managing our seas in a climate of macroecological change”, Marine Strategy 2012, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2012.
  • Poster: “How well do ecosystem indicators communicate the effects of anthropogenic eutrophication?”, How can we manage our seas in the real world? Organized by Plymouth Marine Sciences Partnership in collaboration with the Marine Management Organisation, Plymouth, UK, 2011.
  • Invited presentation: “Plankton Response to Global Change”, Oceans 2025: Science of the Blue Planet, London, UK, 2011.
  • Public debate: “Large-scale trends in ocean phytoplankton”. McQuatters-Gollop, A., Worm, B. and Wernand, M. Plankton 2011: Biodiversity and Global Change, Plymouth, UK, 2011.
  • Invited presentation: “Is there a decline in marine phytoplankton?”, Plankton 2011: Biodiversity and Global Change, Plymouth, UK, 2011.
  • Keynote address: “Challenges for managing our seas in a climate of macroecological change: messages from the plankton”, Prospectus for UK Marine Science for the Next 20 Years: A Joint Project by The Challenger Society for Marine Science and the UK Scientific Committee on Oceanic Research, Royal Society, London, UK, 2011.
  • Invited presentation: “Implications of large-scale ecological change for managing UK seas”, How can we manage our seas in the real world? Organized by Plymouth Marine Sciences Partnership in collaboration with the Marine Management Organisation, Plymouth, UK, 2011.
  • Poster: “How well do ecosystem indicators communicate the effects of anthropogenic eutrophication?”, Plankton 2011: Biodiversity and Global Change, Plymouth, UK, 2011.
  • Invited presentation: “Biological indicators across heterogenous datasets”, EU Marine Observation and Data Expert Group – 10th meeting, Brussels, Belgium, 2010.
  • Poster: “How well do ecosystem indicators communicate the effects of anthropogenic eutrophication?”, Oceans 2025 Science meeting, Plymouth, UK, 2010.
  • Oral presentation: (2010). “Black Sea Phytoplankton”, SCOR 137 – Global Patterns of Phytoplankton Dynamics in Coastal Ecosystems: Comparative Analysis of Time-Series Observations Working Group Workshop, Hangzhou, China, 2010.
  • Oral presentation:” The Continuous Plankton Recorder”, SCOR 137 – Global Patterns of Phytoplankton Dynamics in Coastal Ecosystems: Comparative Analysis of Time-Series Observations Working Group Workshop, Hangzhou, China, 2010.
  • Oral presentation: “How well do ecosystem indicators communicate the effects of eutrophication?”, ASLO Aquatic Sciences Conference, Nice, France, 2009.
  • Oral presentation: “How well do ecosystem indicators communicate the effects of eutrophication?”, PMSP Symposium: Marine Science for a Changing World, Plymouth, UK, 2009.
  • Oral presentation: “Changes in the Northwest Atlantic phytoplankton community”, GLOBEC 3rd Open Science Meeting, Victoria, Canada, 2009.
  • Oral presentation: “Non-linear effects of climate on Black Sea phytoplankton phenology”, GLOBEC 3rd Open Science Meeting Victoria, Canada, 2009.
  • Oral presentation: “Climate exacerbates eutrophication in North Sea”, ASLO Ocean Sciences Conference, Orlando, FL, USA, 2008.
  • Poster: “Climate exacerbates eutrophication in North Sea”, Change in Aquatic Ecosystems Conference, Plymouth, UK, 2007.
  • Poster: “Climate exacerbates eutrophication in North Sea”, FP6 European Lifestyles and Marine Ecosystems (ELME) Results Workshop, European Commission, Committee of the Regions, Brussels, Belgium, 2007.
  • Poster: “Climate exacerbates eutrophication in North Sea”, Parliamentary Select Committee Inquiry into Science and Technology launch event, Marine Biological Association of the UK, Plymouth, UK, 2007.
  • Poster: “Climate exacerbates eutrophication in North Sea”, Vice Chancellor’s Research and Innovation Conference, University of Plymouth, UK, 2007.
  • Oral presentation: “Climate exacerbates eutrophication in North Sea”, Marine Institute Conference – Understanding Marine Systems, Plymouth, UK, 2007.
  • Oral presentation: “A long-term chlorophyll dataset reveals regime shift in North Sea phytoplankton biomass unconnected to increasing nutrient levels”, Marine Biological Association Postgraduate Workshop, Dublin, Ireland, 2006.
  • Oral presentation: “A long-term chlorophyll dataset reveals regime shift in North Sea phytoplankton biomass unconnected to increasing nutrient levels”, Biological Sciences Synergy Conference, University of Plymouth, UK, 2006.