Eco-DAS: Ecological Dissertations
in the Aquatic Sciences

15-20 October 2018
University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii

Eco-DAS XIII will be held on 15-20 October, 2018, at the East-West Center immediately adjacent to the University of Hawai`i, Manoa campus. Invited participants, mentors and representatives of federal funding agencies will meet for six days to present and discuss state of the art research in the ecology of aquatic ecosystems, to strengthen existing collaborations and form new partnerships, and to discuss the most challenging issues in aquatic ecology today. Proceedings of the symposium will appear as individual articles in publications chosen by the author teams. Please refer to the menu at left for more information regarding the agenda, participants, and proceedings.

Symposium timing

Applying for the Eco-DAS symposium represents a commitment to meet certain deadlines!
The approximate timing of events is:

JulyIssue invitations and confirm participants
AugustConduct pre-symposium evaluation
August/SeptemberParticipants identify potential collaborations
OctoberEco-DAS held in Honolulu, HI
DecemberSubstantive outlines of proposed manuscripts due; feedback provided to author teams
MayFirst complete drafts due; feedback provided to author teams
JulySecond drafts due
SeptemberFinal drafts due; submission to appropriate publication outlets follows
December/JanuaryFirst publications appear; remaining publications appear over several months