Third SCOR Summit of International Marine Research Projects



30 March (Monday)

Background, Introductions, and Goals – Bjørn Sundby, Wolfgang Fennel, and Ed Urban - Action Items from 2006 Summit


09:30 Project Publication and Visibility - All
11:00 Break
11:30 Interaction with Intergovernmental Organizations
  • How is your organization working with large-scale ocean research projects?
  • How is your project working with intergovernmental organizations and how can/could such interactions benefit your project? - Project representatives
13:00 Lunch
14:00 Education, Outreach, and Capacity-Building
16:00 Break
16:30 Continued Discussion of Capacity Building
18:00 Adjourn for the Day
18:30 Group Dinner

 31 March (Tuesday)

9:00 Discussion of Project Interactions with GOOS, OceanSITES, time-series stations - All
10:00 Census of Marine Life Synthesis, Next Steps, and Potential Role of Research Projects - Patricia Miloslavich
11:00 Break
11:30 Update on Project Data/Metadata Management Activities
13:00 Lunch
14:00 Continued Discussion of Project Data Management
16:00 Break
16:30 Project Modeling Activities
18:00 Adjourn for the Day
19:30 Group Dinner


1 April (Wednesday)
9:00 Use of Conference Manager - Julie Hall
10:00 Principles for Developing New Large-Scale Research Projects
11:00 Break
11:30 COST Actions - SOLAS and GEOTRACES

OceanObs'09 - Julie Hall

Additional Topics Raised by Projects

13:00 Lunch
14:00 Additional Topics Raised by Projects (cont.)
15:00 Summary and Recommendations

  • To SCOR and other organizations
  • To projects
  • To GOOS and other observing networks
  • To governmental agencies and inter-governmental organizations
  • To others
16:00 Adjourn Meeting

Questions or Comments?
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