Indian Ocean Regional Decade Conference 2024

Bridging billions to Barcelona

An Official Prelude to the 2024 Ocean Decade Conference

1-3 February 2024

Challenge: 7 Expand the Global Ocean Observing System

Date: 2 Feb, 2024,
Session: Afternoon (1400-1700h IST)
Session Chair: Dr. Nick D'Adamo,University of Western Australia, Australia
Session Coordinator: Dr. Aneesh Lotliker, INCOIS, India
Rapporteur: Dr. M S Girish Kumar, INCOIS, India
Venue: Atal Bhavan (ITCOO), First Floor, Hall-2 (e-Class Room).





1400-1430 IST Dr Joe O' Callaghan Director, Oceanly Science & WG Co-Chairs. Virtual Keynote: Vision 2030 White Paper of the Challenge 7 - Expand the Global Ocean Observing System.
1430-1445 IST Dr. Nick D'Adamo,University of Western Australia, Australia Invited talk: Indian Ocean Observing System and related family of alliances - supporting Decade Challenge 7
1445-1500 IST Dr Aneesh Lotliker Ocean Observations Network INCOIS, Hyderabad,India Invited talk: Sustained Ocean Observation Networks in the North Indian Ocean for services and climate studies
1500-1515 IST Dr. Jenny Huggett Oceans and Coasts, Dept. of Forestry, Fisheries & Environment, South Africa Invited talk: Ocean observations off Southern Africa and priorities for the Indian Ocean
1515-1530 IST Will Reis, Guralp Systems Limited, United Kingdom Invited talk: Successful Deployment of a 21km SMART Cable with Force-Feedback Seismometers and Accelerometers in the Ionian Sea: Facts, Findings and the Future
1530-1600 IST High Tea
1600-1615 IST Dr. Subrata Sarker,Shahjalal University of Science & Technology, Bangladesh Invited talk: NANO-DOAP Global Project: An Alumni Network Global Monitoring Program
1615-1645 IST Panel Discussion

Speakers of the session along with,
  • Dr. Surya Chandra Rao,Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM), Pune, India
  • Dr. Eric Raes, Minderoo Foundation, Australia
  • Mr. Dinesh, M/s Samhitha Marine, India
  • Dr. Isa Olalekan Elegbede Researcher, Lagos State University, Nigeria
  • Dr B. Sheela Rani, Sathyabhama Institute of Science & Technology, Chennai, India
1645-1700 IST Session Summary and Conclusion

Vision 2030 White Paper for Challenge 7: Download
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