Indian Ocean Regional Decade Conference 2024

Bridging billions to Barcelona

An Official Prelude to the 2024 Ocean Decade Conference

1-3 February 2024

Challenge: 6 Increase community resilience to ocean hazards

Date: 2 Feb, 2024,
Session: Afternoon (1400-1700h IST)
Session Chair: Dr. Nadia Pinardi
Rapporteur: Ravichandra V, INCOIS
Session Coordinators: Dr Sunanda Manneela, INCOIS, India + International expert TBD
Venue: Atal Bhavan (ITCOO), First Floor, Hall-1 (Plenary Hall).





1400-1420 IST Dr. Nadia Pinardi, WG Co-Chair, Head, DCC-CR, Italy Vision 2030 White Paper - Challenge 6
1420-1435 IST Dr. Srinivasa Kumar T, INCOIS, India Chair, Scientific Committee for the UN Ocean Decade Tsunami Programme UN Ocean Decade Tsunami Programme
1435-1450 IST Mr. Basil Angaga Co-chair (Cities with Oceans), and Chief Sustainability Officer, County of Mombasa, Kenya Commmunal Action to Strengthen Resilience Towards Ocean Hazards in Cities with the Ocean
1450-1505 IST Dr. M. Mohapatra, Director General of Meteorology, India Meteorological Department, India Marine weather hazards over North Indian Ocean
1505-1520 IST Ms. Hellen J. Kizenga University of Dar-Es-Salam, Tanzania Coping and responding to evolving ocean hazards in Tanzania
1520-1535 IST Ms Suci Dewi Anugrah Chair WG 3 Tsunami Ready Implementation, ICG/IOTWMS, Indonesia Agency for Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics (BMKG), Indonesia Developing Coastal Community Resilience through TsunamiReady Program
1535-1600 IST High Tea
1600-1615 IST Dr. Joaquin Tintore,Co-chair, CoastPredict, (Balearic Islands Coastal Observing & Forecasting System /SOCIB), Spain SOCIB a multiplatform, integrated observing system contributing to a digital representation of the Western Mediterranean sea: responding to society needs and contributing to coastal adaptation and resilience to ocean hazards
1615-1645 IST Speakers of the session along with,
  • Dr. Mairead Anne O'Donovan, CMCC, Ireland
  • Dr. Rick Bailey, Head, ICG-IOTWMS Sec., Aus.
  • Dr. VS Prasad, Head, NCMRWF, New Delhi
Panel Discussion
1645-1700 IST Session Summary and Conclusion

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