OTN 2020 Symposium
The Symposium will begin on the evening of June 2nd and continue with two and a half days of panel discussions, presentations and networking opportunities.
Key activities and outputs are nestled under the three Symposium themes:
Integrating Indigenous, Local and Western Knowledge Systems
- Collaboration and partnerships
- Lessons learned
- Opportunities for capacity building
- Knowledge mobilization and co-production
- Manager and decision maker perspectives
- Science communication
Science and Technology
- Discovery science and new technology
- Technological innovation and partnerships
About the OTN Symposium
Since 2008, OTN has been creating a unique global research, infrastructure and data management platform that tightly integrates biological, oceanographic and social sciences; promotes technological innovation; and fosters collaborative partnerships across sectors and around the world.
OTN and its partners are tracking more than 230 species using 1800 receivers in key ocean and inland waters around the globe. The Symposium brings together researchers to collaborate, develop strategies and seek new opportunities for the sustainable management of aquatic animals in a changing ocean environment.
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