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10 Anniversary of the Nansen Tutu Center Symposium, 10 12 March 2020 , Cape Town web site

Nansen Tutu Summer school on Ocean, climate and the marine ecosystem, Tuesday 14  January - Tuesday 22 January 2020. UCT. web site

​​2019 Student day and scientific presentation, Monday 9 December 2019, Seminar room, Oceanography Dept. Agenda here

2019 Annual Board meeting,  Tuesday 10 December 2019 930 1200 , Seminar room, Oceanography Dept.

Norway RSA Joint 2019 Antarctica Season Launch and Seminar  Program  3 to 6 December 2019. CTICC. Program available here

​TRIATLAS  start of project workshop, 25-28 August, Bergen, Norway.

2018 Annual Board meeting, 2 November 1330-1630, Seminar room, Oceanography Dept.

Visit of a delegation of the Norwegian Ministry Of science and technology and workshop at CPUT, 1 of November, Granger Bay Campus

South African for Atmospheric Science Symposium, 21-22 September, Ballito, South Africa

Nansen Tutu Center seminar serie no 2: Upwellings   0930 to 1200 Friday 9 of March 2018,  University of Cape Town. Location tba  Download program here

EAF-Nansen Program workshop, 5 to 9 February, City Lodge Hotel, Cape Town.

Nansen Tutu Center seminar serie no 1: Role of the Ocean on Southern African Rainfall:  0930 to 1200 Friday 2 of February 2018, Oceanography Department seminar room, University of Cape Town. Download program here

Nansen Tutu mini Symposium to celebrate Walter Munk 100 anniversary: 7 December 900 to 1600.

Download program here

6th board meeting 8 December 2017 0900-1200 Department of Oceanography, University of Cape Town

Post review discussion of the Nansen Tutu at Committee on Research Reviews (CRR)  18 of October 1415 to 1440. Research Office.

Evaluation of the Nansen Tutu Center by UCT research office. 18 of April 0900 to 1500. Research Office.



5th GODAE OceanView Coastal Ocean and Shelf Seas Task Team (COSS-TT) International Coordination Meeting (COSS-ICM5) Cape Town

Co-hosted by Nansen Tutu Center

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NERSC 30 years anniversary 24-25 November 2016 in Bergen

It will be attended by Bjorn Backeberg and Mathieu Rouault co-directors of the Nansen-Tutu center

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Benguela Upwelling Symposium, 15-18 November, Cape Town


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Board meeting and launch of Nansen Tutu Center phase 3:

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Thursday, November 03, 2016. Breakwater Lodge, Waterfront. Cape Town

South Africa - Norway Science Week
From 31 October - 4 November there will be a joint South Africa - Norway Science Week focusing on "Value Creation in Ocean Space - New Opportunities in the Blue Economy".


Science Week 2016 will bring together key players from higher education, research, innovation, and business in the two countries with the objective to forge relationships and encourage collaboration between academia and industry across national borders. Ocean space and the blue economy is a strategic priority for both countries, and the challenges and opportunities derived from these strategies provide a fertile basis for innovation and business development. Ongoing research and entrepreneurial activities at universities offers ample access to relevant intellectual property and human resources.Science Week 2016 is open to everybody interested in expanding or promoting the relationship between our two countries and it is totally free of charge but registration is essential  More info

32nd Annual Conference of the South African Society for Atmospheric Sciences (SASAS 2016)

​31st October – 1st November  Venue: Lagoon Beach Hotel, Milnerton, Cape Town. More info.

​4 October Cape Town
aim of workshop and registration



27 January 2016 : Visit of the Norwegian Standing Committee on Education and Research

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