Indian Ocean Regional Decade Conference 2024

Bridging billions to Barcelona

An Official Prelude to the 2024 Ocean Decade Conference

1-3 February 2024

Challenge: 5 Unlock ocean-based solutions to climate change

Date: 1 Feb, 2024,
Session: Afternoon (1400-1700h IST)
Session Chair: Dr. Kilaparti Ramakrishna, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, USA
Rapporteur: Laxmikant A. Dhage, INCOIS
Session Coordinators: Dr. Abhisek Chatterjee, INCOIS, India + International expert TBD
Venue: Atal Bhavan (ITCOO), Ground Floor, Hall-3 (Breakout Room).





1400-1430 IST WG Co-Chair Prof. Christopher Sabine, Oceanography Dept., University of Hawai'i. Virtual Keynote:Vision 2030 White Paper - Challenge 5
1430-1445 IST Dr. Marie Alexandrine Sicre Senior Scientist at CNRS (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique), France Paleoclimate constrains droughts in East Africa to improve forecasting
1445-1500 IST Dr. Rashmi Sharma ISRO-Space Application Centre, India Large to Fine scale oceanography: Role of satellite Observations
1500-1515 IST Dr. Krishnan R.Director, ESSO-IITM, India The Changing Indian Ocean and Monsoon Circulations: Opportunities and Challenges
1515-1530 IST Ms Sophia Laarissa Ocean Literacy Task Team Coordinator - ECOP Africa, Morocco Navigating the Ocean Decade Challenge #5: Exploring the Legal, Social, and Early Career Professional Dimensions of the Ocean Climate Nexus for Enhanced Ocean Literacy. (WG5Member)
1530-1600 IST High Tea
1600-1615 IST Dr. Joseph Kamau,Kenya Marine and Fisheries Research Institute, Kenya The North Kenya Banks Pelagic Fishery in the Context of Climate Change
1615-1645 IST Speakers of the session along with,
  • Dr. C. Gnanaseelan
  • Prof. Vinayachandran, IISC
  • Mr. Md Shamsuddoha, Chief Executive, Center for Participatory Research and Development, Bangladesh
Panel Discussion
1645-1700 IST Session Summary and Conclusion

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