BPS Winter Meeting 2021 – Nottingham (Online)

The 69th Annual Meeting of the British Phycological Society with Protistology UK  Registration opens 1 September 2020 4th to 8th January 2021 (Online) University of Nottingham Visit the meeting website, here.

BPS Funding Schemes – Student Bursaries Application Deadline

Enquiries concerning any of the BPS Funding Schemes should be directed to the Chair of the BPS Awards and Training Committee awards@brphycsoc.org Applications for funding must be made using the official form for the funding scheme available from the BPS website https://brphycsoc.org/awards_training/  Applications should be left in Microsoft Word format and not converted to PDF. […]

BPS Funding Schemes – Summer Undergraduate Internships Application Deadline

This funding scheme is intended to enable students to carry out a research project during the summer vacation at an academic institution or a commercial company, public agency or regulatory body that uses or considers algae in their work. The emphasis is on providing research experience and training for the student. Summer projects are generally […]

12th International Phycological Congress (IPC2021)

The 12th International Phycological Congress (IPC2021) will be held as a fully virtual Congress on 22 - 26 March 2021. The Scientific Program of IPC2021 will follow the traditional IPC format and will consist of  plenary and keynote lectures by renowned international researchers, already confirmed. In addition, there will be oral and e-posters presentations in […]

10th European Algae Industry Summit

ACI is hosting the next European Algae Industry Summit on 21st & 22nd April 2021 in Reykjavik, Iceland.This edition will focus on improving production methods, both from an efficiency and a sustainable perspective, with case studies from key players of each segment bringing forward their experience.The conference will also take an in-depth look into the most recently developed technologies, the […]

Freshwater Field Meeting

The BPS and Quekett Microscopical Club are planning to hold another joint freshwater field meeting on the weekend of 3-5 September at Malham Tarn field centre.  These are informal events with opportunities to collect and examine algae material from some beautiful locations. This year, Allan Pentecost will be guiding us around the phycological delights of […]

70th Annual Meeting of the British Phycological Society

Swansea University Singleton Campus, Swansea

Swansea University, UK As usual, the annual meeting will be packed with the latest advances in phycological research and provide an outlet for research across the whole spectrum of algal research topics. Through the special theme of ‘Harnessing algal solutions towards a sustainable future’ we will explore blue carbon, food systems, and sustainable industrial applications. As a first […]

Algaculture for Biotechnology Online Training Course

With continuing Covid19 constraints, CCAP will once again be delivering their annual CCAP CPD course online, via MS Teams. The course is aimed at students, technicians, early career researchers, industry professionals and algae enthusiasts. You are invited to register for this unique course comprising: Short lectures from our SAMS experts and External speakers on: Algal […]

Phycoclub Virtual Seminar

Join us on Friday the 25th of February at 10:30 am for a talk by Dr Dale Mclure from the Chemical Engineering Department at Brunel University, Uxbridge.  As a chemical engineer he has extensive experience in process scale-up and process development. If you have any questions about how process performance can be improved for large-scale bioreactors, join […]

Wild SciArt

An annual meeting of marine scientists and artists with an interest in the sea to encourage collaboration. Our inaugural thematic event ‘Art, Science and Algae’ welcomes a group of creatives that utilise algal research in their practice to speak about their work. Followed by a panel session exploring issues that arise when artists and scientists […]