The Canarian observatory of HABs (OCH) organise the 12th edition of the International Conference on Modern and Fossil Dinoflagellates (DINO12), that will be held from 4th to 8th July 2022 at the Auditorio Alfredo Kraus de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain.
Initially the Conference was planned on July 2020, but the COVID-19 forced the Organization to rearrange it on 2021. Since our aim is to hold the event on a safe environment, enticing the participation of scientist coming from all over the world, we have finaly decided to postpone the event for July 2022, when hopefully, we all will enjoy of safer health international environment.
The International Conference on Modern and Fossil Dinoflagellates (DINO) has been held on a continuous basis at different places of the world since 1978.
On this edition, DINO12 will be framed within the common topic of Global warming, but preserving the essence of the meeting, in which the dinoflagellates and their cysts are the major protagonists. As it is usual, the conference will gather biologist working with modern dinoflagellates and geologists working with fossil dinoflagellates.