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Title:
Towards an Integrated Atlantic Observing System (IAOOS) aided by GEO's Blue Planet Initiative
When:
Thursday 16 January 2014
  (17h00-19h30)
Where:
CICG: Room Room 5+6 (level 3)
Organizers:   
European Commission
Abstract:
During this Side Event, the activities necessary to the deployment of the recently launched initiative "Integrated Ocean Observing System" IAOOS will be presented, which will underpin the full and open discovery and access to the ocean observations and the interoperable exchange of ocean observation as promoted through GEO, at the scale of the Atlantic Ocean, with the involvement of partners from both sides of the Atlantic. A presentation of the GEO Blue Planet Initiative and of the key role it will play in achieving these objectives will also be presented.
Contact:
Gilles Ollier, Michael Berger  (gilles.ollier@ec.europa.eu, michael.berger1@ec.europa.eu)