We are pleased to announce the 2nd INTERNATIONAL OCEAN RESEARCH CONFERENCE, which will be held on the 17-21 of November 2014 in Barcelona (Spain). The conference is sponsored by the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO (IOC) and The Oceanographic Society (TOS) with the support of the Fundació Navegació Oceànica Barcelona (FNOB).
An important purpose of the meeting will be to discuss the coming decade of international collaboration in marine sciences and technology applied to oceanography and will explore future needs, developments as well as management and governance.
Information on the background, conference themes, venue, and conveners can be found in the attached announcement.
Further information on abstract submission guidelines, accommodation and for online registration will be communicated in early November.
Please pass the announcement it to any colleagues who you think would be interested.

We look forward to seeing you in Barcelona!

Jorge Luis Valdes