The goal of this symposium is to discuss the role of cold-water shellfish both as a harvestable resource and as important ecosystem players in northern hemisphere cold marine ecosystem:
The 3-day symposium will consist of plenary sessions and poster presentations. Sessions will include invited and contributed papers. Contributed papers will be selected for oral and poster presentations. Duration of talks including question: 20 min (e.g. 17 min. talk + 3 min. questions).
Contributions will be published in ICES Journal of Marine Science. Note that manuscripts can be submitted at any time between the first call for papers, 11 February until 3 months after the conference, 8 February 2020.
Go to the IJMS website for information about how submit a manuscript.
The symposium is hosted by the Institute of Marine Research (IMR).
Local organizing committeeMaria Jenssen, IMR, NorwayRagni Olssøn, IMR, NorwayAnn Merete Hjelset, IMR, NorwayCarsten Hvingel, IMR, NorwayGunnar Saetra, IMR, NorwayJulie Krogh Hallin, ICES, Denmark