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The Institute of Marine Research will receive 500 climate researchers from almost 70 countries in the Ocean city Bergen.
The aim of the conference Effects of Climate Change on the World's Ocean is to review the current state of the art research on the topic.
During the five days of the conference, there will be 14 keynote speakers and 19 different sessions addressing various topics in climate impact research.
HRH Crown Prince Haakon will open the conference.