Friday, February 22, 2008

The 6th Marine Biology Section Symposium (SiMBSS) is the 2008 annual scientific conference hosted by the research group for the research group.The main aim is to present our latest research, inform the staff about our general research strategy, how some tackle specific problems, what are the pitfalls and how to avoid them. This Symposium is open to everyone connected to the Ghent University Marine Biology Research group, including UGent MSc thesis students. The conference host different sessions representing our scientists at different career stage: the young, wild and enthusiastic; the confirmed PhD students; the emerging issues and an invited external speaker. The external speaker is part of one of our partner institutions and presents his vision and future prospects in his field of study.