TH43B. Planning for the Second International Indian Ocean Expedition (IIOE-2)

18 December 2014, 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Moscone West - Room 2004

Event Type:

Town Hall

This town hall aims to encourage discussion of observing plans and research initiatives for the Second International Indian Ocean Expedition (IIOE-2), a joint activity of the Scientific Committee on Oceanic Research (SCOR) and the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO, with support from the Indian Ocean GOOS (IOGOOS) committee, the CLIVAR Indian Ocean Panel (IOP), and the IMBER Sustained Indian Ocean Biogeochemistry and Ecosystem Research (SIBER) program. The Research Plan for IIOE-2, currently under development by a SCOR committee of international scientists, will be presented for discussion, along with information about its launch and implementation, beginning in December 2015.