• E. Carmack – ARCUS, Canada – « Processes Affecting Primary Productivity in the Arctic Ocean: an Overview and Perspective« 
  • M. Bender – Princeton, USA – « On the small range of net community production rates in the open ocean« 
  • C.J. Mundy – University of Manitoba, Canada – « Arctic spring: key processes influencing timing of primary producers in ice-covered« 
  • M. Follows – MIT, USA – « Traits and trade-offs that shape diverse phytoplankton populations« 
  • S. Arndt – University of Bristol, UK – « An integrative view of the biological carbon pump: from the surface ocean to the deep sediment« 
  • F. Chavez – MBARI, USA – « Climate driven variations in the source and fate of primary production in coastal upwelling systems« 
  • A. Mahadevan – Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, USA – « Impact of meso- and submeso-scale dynamics on primary production« 
  • E. Marañón – Universidade de Vigo, Spain – « Patterns in phytoplankton size structure: abundance, biomass and production in coastal and open-ocean waters«