UN Decade of Ocean Science
November 19th (8:00am - 7:00pm)
Co-sponsored by Scripps Institution of Oceanography and TMA
For the 5th year, UC San Diego Scripps Institution of Oceanography (Scripps) and TMA are co-hosting a 1-day conference embedded within BlueTech Week. Each year we have chosen a separate theme - in the past those have been: “BioMarine and Maritime Robotics”; “Big Data & Data Analytics”; The Intersection of Ocean & Space”’ and “Marine Debris Solutions”.
The 2019 theme is: “UN Decade of Ocean Science: Promoting Academic, Government & Industry Collaboration”
KEYNOTE: Mr. Ariel Troisi – Chair, IOC (Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission – part of UNESCO)
Panel 1: The Nippon Foundation-GEBCO Seabed Mapping Project
Panel 2: Ocean Observation Initiatives (Moderator: Craig McLean – NOAA Assistant Administrator for Oceanic and Atmospheric Research)
FEATURED SPEAKER: Mark Merrifield – Director, Center for Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation, SIO (invited)
Panel 3: Galway & Belem Statements, AIR Centre & Opportunities for Industry
Panel 4: IOC Regional Workshop/Town Hall meeting
Hosted Networking Reception
This event is co-hosted by Scripps Institution of Oceanography and TMA. A more comprehensive list of speakers will be coming shortly.
$180 Non-Member Rate for Early Bird Pricing
If you are a TMA Member, educator, government attendee, non-profit, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for discount codes