Please note that this workshop has taken place.
Closing date: 16:00 on 23 November 2012
A workshop will be held in order to facilitate the development of high-quality proposals that will effectively use the planned programme cruises and maximise the collaboration opportunities provided by 'linked' NERC and Defra partners' research programmes.
Date of Workshop: 6 December 2012
Venue: Plymouth Marine Laboratory (PML), Prospect Place, The Hoe, Plymouth, PL1 3DH
Workshop Convenor: Professor Manuel Barange (PML)
Estimated start time: 10:00
Estimated finish time: 15:30
The objectives of the workshops are to:
- discuss science challenges and possible approaches to undertaking the research; and
- discuss opportunities for collaboration and partnership.
Please register to attend the workshop by completing the online registration form by 16:00 on 23 November 2012.
Individuals interested in submitting proposals to deliver the programme are encouraged to attend. Spaces at the workshop are limited to 50, so the number of registrations from the same research group should be managed if possible.
Attendance at the workshop is not a prerequisite for submitting a proposal when the Announcement of Opportunity is published.
Further details of the workshop and agenda will be circulated to delegates prior to the meeting.
NERC will pay essential travel and subsistence costs to support attendance at the workshop, that fall within NERC guidelines for appropriate expenditure. Note that first class travel is not permitted and taxi fares can only be claimed in exceptional circumstances where there is no practical alternative.
For further information about the workshop and how to register please contact Rachel Leader.