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Keep yourself informed

Do you wish to keep up to date with news from the marine research community, the latest VLIZ products, library acquisitions or numerous projects in which VLIZ is a partner? Then sign up via the links below.

  • VLIZ news
    Follow the latest VLIZ news on the news section of our website.
  • VLIZ Twitter
    Follow @VLIZnews for the latest news about VLIZ vacancies, events and publications.
  • VLIZ Instagram
    Follow VLIZ in images and stories on Instagram.
  • VLIZ active on LinkedIn
    Follow the VLIZ LinkedIn company page with information and news about and by our institute.
  • VLIZ YouTube channel
    Watch and share the movies and animations, made by VLIZ within the frame of events and projects, on the VLIZ YouTube channel.
  • VLIZ Facebook page
    To follow the activities of VLIZ on Facebook: like us the VLIZ Facebook page (in Dutch only).
  • Testerep magazine
    Via the website one stays always and everywhere informed of the news about VLIZ and marine research, policy, knowledge and innovation in Flanders. Subscribers receive a selection of news in the every month (in Dutch only).
  • De Grote Rede
    The magazine De Grote Rede is published twice a year (in Dutch only). As a subscriber you will receive an e-mail notification to start reading the latest issue digitally. You can also choose to receive a printed version, sent by post.
  • VLIZ Library Acquisitions
    VLIZ Library Acquisitions provides a weekly overview of the latest acquisitions of the VLIZ library. To subscribe, send a blank e-mail to To unsubscribe, e-mail to:
  • RV Simon Stevin Facebook page
    Discover the RV Simon Stevin Facebook page: indicate you like the page and follow the events aboard the research vessel.

Every year VLIZ takes care of the organisation and co-organisation of and the provision of facilities for several dozens of (inter)national events related to the seas and ocean. Look at the overview and sign up for those events you want to attend.

VLIZ events

If you would like to receive news about projects in which VLIZ participates as a partner, please take a look at the news web pages of the following projects, where you can also sign up to receive the latest news or follow the project on twitter.

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