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SAF21 in Climathon 2017

Galicia embraces the Climathon challenge 2017 The region will participate as an innovator in Climathon, [...]

Samaneh Heidari presenting an accepted paper at ESSA, Dublin, Ireland

Our SAF21 ESR Samaneh Heidari has got a paper accepted at the Social Simulation Conference 2017 [...]


Like every year, the International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES) organizes [...]

Lia ní Aodha got a Paper Accepted at ESSA, Dublin, Ireland

Our ESR Lia ní Aodha has got a paper accepted at the 13th Annual Conference [...]

Modelling social science aspects of fisheries at the Social Simulation Conference 2017

For the third year in a row, in 2017 SAF21 is organizing a special track [...]

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Shaheen Syed got a Paper Accepted at DSAA, Tokyo, Japan

Our ESR Shaheen Syed has got a paper accepted at the 4th IEEE International Conference [...]


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Computer Scientist visiting the ICES ASC.

By Shaheen Syed, "Wait, what, Florida?". Indeed, the ICES Annual Science Conference (ASC) 2017 was happening in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. As a Ph.D. candidate in computer science, and being part of SAF21, a [...]

MARE, the always-Amsterdam conference: The meeting place for interdisciplinary social scientists in marine resource management

By Theodora Sam, This year I joined the 9th MARE conference, which is a conference held bi-annually always in the city of Amsterdam, at the University of Amsterdam, Roeterseiland campus. The conference provides [...]

Learning About Fisheries

By Luz Molina, I found myself travelling back to Tromsø to fulfill my first secondment and learn more about fisheries. As soon as I was in Scandinavia and handed my passport to immigration, [...]

Oh, sweet summer school: sweat, science, and surprises!

By Charlotte Weber, It is summer, and in a PhD student’s life this only means one thing – no, not holidays – but time to go for a summer school! That sounds fun, [...]

Iceland? Why are you going to ICELAND?

By Ixai Salvo Borda, Iceland, land of mystery. Iceland, land of “fire, ice and cod” (as my colleague Rannvá says in her blog post. For Basque people, Iceland also supposes a land of conquer, [...]

Writing, reading, visualizing – a story about SAF21 collaboration and how a team can make you stronger

By Charlotte Weber, This last spring, during April 2017 I spent my days at the Center for Policy Modelling at Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU) in the UK. A collaboration with my fellow SAF21 [...]

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