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MASTS 10th Annual Science Meeting 2020

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Event Schedule

· Main Stage
Welcome to the MASTS ASM by Prof. David Paterson
Let us introduce what we have coming up and provide tips for getting the best out of the ASM
· Sessions
General Science Special Session 1
Our first General Science session - this session starts at 10:30!
· ePosters & Exhibitor
Eposters
Check out today's live eposters!
· Networking
Networking
Join our exclusive special networking carousel - 4 minute meeting max. Perfect for getting to meet other attendees.
· ePosters & Exhibitor
Exhibition booths
Everyday the exhibition hall will be live from 12:30 - 14:30 with reps and interactive features!
· Sessions
Governing Scottish Seas Special Session
Governing Scottish Seas: Theory, Practice and Future Horizons
· Sessions
General Science & Multiple Marine Stressors Special Sessions - 1hr each
Join the second live and open to all General Science Session at 9:45. Followed by Multiple Marine Stressors at 11:15
· Sessions
Invite only: Environmental interaction for floating offshore wind workshop
A private, invite only workshop. Day 1.
· ePosters & Exhibitor
Eposters
Check out today's live eposters!
· ePosters & Exhibitor
Explore Exhibition booths
Everyday the exhibition hall will be live from 12:30 - 14:30 with reps and interactive features!
· Sessions
Aquaculture & Technology and Methodologies Special Sessions - 1hr each
Join the open to all Aquaculture Session at 14:00; followed by Technologies and Methodologies at 15:30:
· Main Stage
Plenary talk from Dr Matt Dawkins (Senior R&D Engineer, Kitware)
"Video and Image Analytics for Marine Environments (VIAME), an Open-Source Do-it-yourself AI Toolkit", chaired by Mark James (MASTS Operation Director)
Matt Dawkins
· Networking
Evening Networking
BYOB and experience our networking carousel! 4 minute meeting max. - perfect for meeting more attendees!
· Main Stage
Plenary Talk: Blue carbon and coastal environments
Join Prof. Peter Macreadie (Head of Deakin University's Blue Carbon Lab, Aus.) for his plenary talk and live Q&A!
Peter Macreadie
· Sessions
Invite Only: Environmental interactions of floating offshore wind
A private, invite only workshop. Day 2. 10:00-12:00
· Sessions
Coastal ecosystem-based solutions Special Session
Join and participate in the Coastal ecosystem-based solutions: Climate-change Adaptation and Mitigation:
· ePosters & Exhibitor
Eposters
Explore our third day of live eposters
· Networking
Networking
Join our exclusive special networking carousel - 4 minute meeting max. Perfect for getting to meet other attendees.
· ePosters & Exhibitor
Explore Exhibition booths
Everyday the exhibition hall will be live from 12:30 - 14:30 with reps and interactive features!
· Sessions
Marine Climate Change & MASTS General Science Special Sessions - 1hr each
Join the open Marine Climate Change session at 14:00; followed by our third MASTS General Science at 15:30
· Main Stage
Why does the UK government care about the ocean?
Join us at 10:00 for a talk from Prof Gideon Henderson (Chief Scientific Advisor at the Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs).
Gideon Henderson
· Sessions
Aquaculture, INSITE Programme and MASTS General Science Special Sessions - 1hr each
Attend any of the following - Aquaculture; INSITE: Structures in the Marine Environment; MASTS General Science
· ePosters & Exhibitor
Eposters
Explore our fourth day of live eposters
· ePosters & Exhibitor
Explore Exhibition booths
Everyday the exhibition hall will be live from 12:30 - 14:30 with reps and interactive features!
· Sessions
MASTS General Science Session
Join the last open session for the MASTS ASM at 14:00, before have our final plenary talk from Kerstin Fosburg at 17:15 and pirze giving!
· Main Stage
SUT/MASTS Decommissioning and Wreck Removal workshop - Day 1
Join this live and open to all event from the SUT/MASTS Decommissioning and Wreck Removal.
· Networking
SUT networking!
· Main Stage
Multi-disciplinary and Participatory strategies for marine conservation
Join us as Kerstin presents live from Peru! Kerstin is the Founder & Director of Planeta Oceano, Peru.
Kerstin Forsberg
· Main Stage
Conference Closing Remarks & Prize Giving
Join us as we conclude the MAST 10th Annual Science Meeting with Prof. David Paterson and award prizes for best talk and e-poster.
· Networking
Evening Networking
Join our final networking session- 4 minute meeting max. Perfect for getting to meet other attendees.
· Main Stage
SUT/MASTS Decommissioning and Wreck Removal - Day 2. Start time 9:15.
Join the second live and open to all event from the SUT/MASTS Decommissioning and Wreck Removal
· Sessions
Plastics in the Ocean - ScotCHEM and MASTS
Start time 10:00. Speakers: Nico Bruns, Jennifer Garden, Mark Hartl. Moderators: William MacDonald, David Bucknell & Alan Wiles
· Networking
Final Networking!
Meet someone new everytime

Plenary Speakers

Gideon Henderson

Chief Scientific Advisor, DEFRA, UK. Gideon is speaking 8th Oct 10:00 UK time.

Kerstin Forsberg

Founder & Director of Planeta Oceano, Peru. Kerstin is speaking 8th Oct 17:15 UK time

Peter Macreadie

Deakin University, Australia. Peter is speaking on 7th Oct at 09:50 UK time

Matt Dawkins

Senior R&D Engineer, Kitware, USA. Matt speaking on 6th Oct at 17:00 UK time

The event is over

Hosted by MASTS

MASTS

The Marine Alliance For Science and Technology For Scotland (MASTS)

Exhibitors

People Ocean Planet

Elevating impact from marine science by driving change

MASTS Marine Climate Change Forum

A place for climate change related research within MASTS

MEDIN - Marine Environmental Data and Information Network

MEDIN and marine data sharing

Aquatec Group

Subsea measurement, monitoring and communication.

Fidra

Working to reduce plastic waste and chemical pollution

RS Aqua

Enabling aquatic science for a safe & sustainable future

Waves Group

Offshore Energy and Marine Consultants

CessCon Decom Ltd

Oil & gas decommissioning lifecycle service provider

InvestFife

Fife is one of Scotland’s leading manufacturing regions for with particular strengths in Decommissioning and SubSea Engineering.

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Petra Harsanyi – The effects of Electromagnetic Fields on microbial surface colonization and biofilm development

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Natalie Isaksson – Assessing the effects of tidal stream marine renewable energy on seabirds: A conceptual framework

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Euan Mackenzie - Remote sensing of Loch Carron’s protected Limaria hians beds to monitor and map the recovery of damaged areas

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Jiawei Pan –The bi-gradational contourite sequence and climatic signals: a geostatistical assessment

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Alienor Hammer – The role of Scottish Salmon aquaculture in climate change

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Bernadette Butfield – Marine renewable energy developments, friend or foe to sharks in Scottish waters?

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Melissa Costagliola-Ray - Investigating the use of multiple survey techniques as an integrated approach to seabird monitoring

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Heather Runnacles Goodridge – Bringing decades of environmental monitoring and research to a wider audience: innovative public engagement strategies

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Naha Miqad Alotaibi – LINKING PLANT DEMOGRAPHY, ECOLOGICAL DYNAMICS AND POPULATION GENETICS ACROSS SPACE AND TIME

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Steven Benjamins & Texa Sim - Marine mammals that fly: Observations of bats in coastal habitats of western Scotland

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Rajashree Naik – Pre and Post COVID-19 Lockdown effect on saltpan encroachment of a Ramsar Site: Sambhar Salt Lake, India

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Erica Chapman – Temporal and spatial variability in native European oyster (Ostrea edulis) larvae: are ‘key patterns’ transferable for restoration projects?

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Dr Georgina Robinson - Harnessing Reactive Nitrogen (Nr) in Integrated Food Production, Bioremediation and Energy Generation Systems

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Charlotte Miskin-Hymas - MEDIN and marine data sharing

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Terence Dawson - Climate impacts on the coral reefs of the Pitcairn Islands Marine Reserve in 2016

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James Chapman - Habitat to population level impact assessment for top predator-marine renewable interactions

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Blair Easton – Population dynamics, catch composition and CPUE of the edible crab, Cancer pagurus, and European lobster, Homarus gammarus, in a Voluntary Marine Reserve

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Gracie Wilson - Potential impact of combined climate driven stressors on UK dominant intertidal macroalgae.

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Corallie Hunt – Can Multibeam Backscatter Spatially Predict Organic Carbon on a Regional Scale?

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Ieuan Jones - Spatio-temporal trends in the different components of demersal fish biodiversity in the North Sea

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Texa Sim- Acoustic localisation reveals fine-scale movements of harbour porpoises around salmon farms in Scotland

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Hanna Ewen – Exploring options for further inclusion of blue carbon in climate change policy within the framework of the IPCC

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Fengjia Liu-Detection of DNA damage in sea urchin coelomocytes with fast micromethod

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Constance Schéré – To what extent are marine protected areas in the Irish Sea equitably governed and managed? A case study approach

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Jack Sheehy - A multivariate approach to determining factors of natural and artificial reef assemblages: Implications for biodiversity and marine renewable energy

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James Kairo - From Science to Policy: Mainstreaming mangrove ecosystem into national development and climate change agenda in Kenya

Recorded Session

MASTS General Science Session 1

Recorded Session

Governing Scottish Seas

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MASTS General Science Session 2

Recorded Session

Multiple Marine Stressors

Recorded Session

Coastal ecosystem-based solutions : Climate-change adaptation

Recorded Session

Marine Climate Change

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Technologies and Methodologies

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MASTS General Science Session 3

Recorded Session

Structures in the Marine Environment

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MASTS General Science Session 4

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Aquaculture 2

Recorded Sessions

MASTS General Science Session 5

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Aquaculture 1