Indian Ocean Regional Decade Conference 2024

Bridging billions to Barcelona

An Official Prelude to the 2024 Ocean Decade Conference

1-3 February 2024


Challenge: 1 Understand and beat marine pollution

Date: 1 Feb, 2024,
Session -1: Afternoon (1400-1700h IST)
Session Chair: Dr. Shubha Sathyendranath Merit Remote Sensing Scientist, Plymouth Marine Laboratory, UK
Rapporteur: Dr. Dhanya Mohan Lal, INCOIS
Session Coordinators: Dr. Sudheer Joseph, INCOIS, India + International expert TBD
Venue: Atal Bhavan (ITCOO), First Floor, Hall-1 (Plenary Hall)




1400-1430 IST WG Member Dr. Maxi Castrillejo, Oceanographer, University of Lausanne and Imperial College London. Virtual Keynote:Vision 2030 White Paper - Challenge 1
1430-1445 IST Mr. Harish Shenoy. Managing Director, Plastic Fischer India Invited talk
1445-1500 IST Dr. V.V.S.S. Sarma NIO, Visakhapatnam. Invited talk
1500-1515 IST Dr. Mohan Kumar Das Executive Director, National Oceanographic And Maritime Institute, Bangladesh) Invited talk
1515-1530 IST Ms. Nabanita Das Shahjalal University of Science & Technology, Bangladesh Invited ECOP talk
1530-1600 IST High Tea
1600-1615 IST Dr. Vinu Valsala Coastal Ecosystem and Fishery in view of increasing acidification. Few insight from Indian Research Perspective.
1615-1645 IST Speakers of the session along with,
  • Dr. Vinu Valsala
  • Indian Coast Guard rep.
Panel Discussion#
1645-1700 IST Session Summary and Conclusion

Vision 2030 White Paper for Challenge 1: Download
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