Thursday, October 3, 2019

For PRBB Residents: Tara Ocean Conference, visits of Plankton Planet exhibition and the Tara boat at Port Olímpic

Events on October 4, 5, 6 and 8, 2019

REGISTRATION ONLY for all events

Tara Oceans 10 years Anniversary Conference
"Tara Oceans - sailing oceanography to assess and model the world live ocean"

Friday, October 4, at 18:30

Today, Tara is back in Barcelona to celebrate the 10-Years Anniversary of Tara Oceans, which, after 2 circum-global navigations (2009–2013), has generated unique foundational resources for ocean science, across coarse but inclusive spatio-temporal and taxonomic scales.

Please register at the website of the event


Plankton Planet Exhibition

The Institut de Ciències del Mar (Institute of Marine Sciences, ICM-CSIC), is happy to host the exhibition Plankton Planet, the citizen science association supported by Tara Oceans Foundation.

Registration for visits on Saturday, October 5

Registration for visits on Sunday, October 6

Registration for visits on Tuesday, October 8

Discover the invisible ocean life: millions of microscopic organisms, known as plankton, are ubiquous in the oceans and play an essential role in marine ecosystems. Take a look under the skin of the ocean with Plankton Planet at the ICM-CSIC.


Visit the Tara boat

The Tara Ocean Foundation is pleased to welcome you aboard the schooner at the Port Olímpic! Visit the upper deck, learn about Tara’s expeditions and see the specialized instruments involved in our scientific research.

Book your timeslot for Sunday, October 6, on the website of the event.


REGISTRATION ONLY for all events.

This is an exclusive offer to the residents of the PRBB. Please register fast because only few spaces are available.