Previous Conferences

We aim to hold a conference every year in Spring. Reports of each meeting can be found in the Newsletters/Bulletins following each meeting.

The most recent conferences held have been: 

Scottish Association of Marine Science, Oban, March 2020: Shore to Deep Sea: A Challenging World

National History Museum at St Fagan’s, Cardiff, March 2019: Marine Life in a Changing World

National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh, March 2018: Marine Biology of the NE Atlantic

University of Plymouth, March 2017: Species Biology

Marine Station, Millport, Isle of Cumbrae, March 2016: Millport, the Clyde and Marine Biology – Celebrating the Past and Building the Future

University of Portsmouth, March 2015: Species Home & Away

 Locations of all PMNHS conferences which have taken place since 1977.

February 1977 Edinburgh
June 1977 South Shields
October 1977 Cardiff
February 1978 Manchester
September 1978 Portsmouth
April 1979 Edinburgh
October 1979 Leeds
March 1980 Edinburgh
February 1981 Plymouth
September 1981 Portsmouth
March 1982 Glasgow
February 1983 Menai Bridge
October 1983 Newcastle
February 1984 Edinburgh
February 1985 Manchester
April 1986 Southampton
April 1987 Lowestoft
September 1987 Pembroke
March 1988 Millport
April 1989 Lancaster
October 1989 Guildford
March 1990 Dundee
Autumn 1990 Fawley
April 1991 Swansea
December 1991 Dublin
April 1992 Dunstaffnage
October 1992 CBRU
March 1993 Peterborough
October 1993 Port Erin
March 1994 Edinburgh
March 1995 Millport
October 1995 Cardiff
March 1996 Scarborough
September 1996 London
April 1997 Portaferry
April 1998 Southampton
March 1999 Dunstaffnage
March 2000 Plymouth
March 2001 Huntingdon
March 2002 Edinburgh
March 2003 Cardiff
March 2004 Bournemouth
March 2005 London
March 2006 Isle of Man
March 2007 Newcastle
March 2008 Bangor
March 2009 Plymouth
April 2010 St Andrews
March 2011 Southampton
March 2012 Hull
March 2013 Swansea
March 2014 Galway
March 2015 Portsmouth
March 2016 Millport
March 2017 Plymouth
March 2018 Edinburgh
March 2019 Cardiff
March 2020 Oban