The International Symposium on the Indian Ocean - IO50 2015

The special IO50 Symposium "Dynamics of the Indian Ocean: Perspective and Retrospective" is to be held from 30 November - 4 December, 2015 at Goa, India. Abstract submission is open till 31st May 2015.

This Symposium will celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the International Indian Ocean Expedition and Golden Jubilee of the National Institute of Oceanography, India

Please visit for details of themes, abstract submission and other details.

We would also like to specially invite you to contribute articles to our upcoming July issue of The Indian Ocean Bubble-2 (tentative deadline for articles: 30th April 2015). In addition to research articles, reports of various events, cruises and conferences related to Indian Ocean studies are also welcome. This informal newsletter is focussed on boosting discussion on Indian Ocean research. Researchers at all levels are encouraged to contribute.

The IO50 Symposium brochure and the recent issues of "The Indian Ocean Bubble-2" to all interested researchers and students may also be accessed at the corresponding links listed below:

IO50 Symposium Brochure -

The Indian Ocean Bubble-2(Jan 2015) -

The Indian Ocean Bubble-2(Jul 2014)-