X international conference

«Marine mammals of the Holarctic» 2018

from 29 october to 2 november 2018
Russia, Arkhangelsk
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About the conference

Dear colleagues, we hereby inform you that registration and submission of materials for the X International Conference "Marine mammals of the Holarctic" dedicated to the memory of Professor Alexei Vladimirovich Yablokov, will commence on March 30, 2018. The Conference will benefit from organizational support from M.V. Lomonosov’s Arctic Federal University. The Conference will be held in the Scientific Library of the NArFU.  The official Conference service agency is  Monomax PCO.

The objectives of the Conference are to discuss the results and prospects of marine mammal research, and their protection and use in the Northern Hemisphere.

You can upload the preliminary program on the web-page: Program

We encourage participants to submit proposals on the meetings, thematic round tables, and workshops on the study, conservation and management of marine mammal populations. To reserve a room at the meetings, please specify the following information in your application:

  • Topic 
  • Moderator’s name and contact information 
  • Expected number of participants 
  • Date and time of the beginning and end of the event.

Please send proposals to the Organizing Committee by e-mail:orgcommmh2018@gmail.com

See the preliminary Conference program on web-page.


Important dates

Opening of the Registration
on the site
March 30, 2018
Beginning of submission of abstracts and materials
on the site
March 30, 2018
Deadline for applications for workshops, special meetings, thematic round tables, etc.
May 30, 2018
Deadline for submission of abstracts and materials
July 15, 2018
Deadline for registration fee for publishing abstract into Book of Abstracts
July 31, 2018
Registration at the conference
at the reception
October 29, 2018

The registration fee covers the costs of registration, printing the Program, Book of Abstracts, ice-breaker, and coffee breaks. Registration fees should be paid through the official conference service agency website. Monomax PCO also helps participants with: hotel accommodation, visa support, social program. In case of cancellation the registration fee may be refunded if the Organizing Committee is notified no later than July 31, 2018.

Registration terms Registration fee
Early birds: March 30 – May 31 250 Euro
Regular: June 1 – July 31 300 Euro
Late and on site: since August 1 till October 29 350 Euro
Guest registration1: March 30 to the beginning of the conference 100 Euro

1 - Those who wish to participate in the conference without presentation, publishing abstract and extended materials

Submission of abstracts and materials is carried out only in electronic form through the Conference website. The Organizing Committee reserves the right to reject submitted abstracts and materials, if they are non-informative or do not correspond to the topics of the conference and are not submitted not in accordance with required Guidance. Publication of abstracts is possible only if the registration fee is paid by July 31, 2018.

Abstracts submitted by July 1, 2018, formatted in accordance with the Guidance and approved by the Organizing Committee, will be included in the Book of Abstracts.

Extended Materials prepared and submitted in accordance with required Guidance, approved by the Organizing Committee and not requiring significant revision or editing, will be included into the 1st volume of the Collection of Conference Papers, the electronic version of which is planned to be published in early 2019. Materials requiring substantial revision and/or editing will be included in the 2nd volume of the Collection of Conference Papers, electronic version of which is planned to be released in the second half of 2019. For an additional fee, a registered participant may receive a hard copy of the Collection of Scientific Papers. To obtain it, please, check the proper mark in the Registration Form.

You can find extended Materials from previous Conferences here: http://marmam.ru/en/conference/

For any questions, please contact: orgcommmh2018@gmail.com or +7 (495) 231-03-51