APPENDIX D
INTERNATIONAL GLOBAL OCEAN EXPLORATION WORKSHOP: AGENDA AND PARTICIPANTS

Agenda

May 13-15, 2002

Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission

Paris, France

Monday, May 13

9:00 a.m.

Welcome: Morgan Gopnik, Director, Ocean Studies Board, U.S. National Academies

9:15 a.m.

John Orcutt, Professor, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, California (Chair, NRC Exploration of the Seas Committee)

9:30 a.m.

Patricio A. Bernal, Executive Secretary, Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission; Assistant Director-General, United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, France

9:45 a.m.

U.S. Congressman James C. Greenwood

10:00 a.m.

Plenary session

Chair: Shirley Pomponi, Vice President and Director of Research, Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institution, Florida

(Vice-Chair, NRC Exploration of the Seas Committee)

 

Charge to speakers: Why/what is ocean exploration: value of exploration in general, and of a coordinated international exploration program in particular?

10:10 a.m.

Marcia McNutt, Director, Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, California

(Member, NRC Exploration of the Seas Committee)

10:30 a.m.

Break

10:50 a.m.

Joe Baker, Chief Scientist and Commissioner for the Environment, Department of Primary Industries, Queensland Government, Australia

11:10 a.m.

Victor Smetacek, Head, Division on Pelagic Ecosystems, Alfred Wegner Institute, Foundation for Polar and Marine Research, Germany

11:30 a.m.

Panel discussion



The National Academies | 500 Fifth St. N.W. | Washington, D.C. 20001
Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved.
Terms of Use and Privacy Statement



Below are the first 10 and last 10 pages of uncorrected machine-read text (when available) of this chapter, followed by the top 30 algorithmically extracted key phrases from the chapter as a whole.
Intended to provide our own search engines and external engines with highly rich, chapter-representative searchable text on the opening pages of each chapter. Because it is UNCORRECTED material, please consider the following text as a useful but insufficient proxy for the authoritative book pages.

Do not use for reproduction, copying, pasting, or reading; exclusively for search engines.

OCR for page 33
Exploration of the Seas: Interim Report APPENDIX D INTERNATIONAL GLOBAL OCEAN EXPLORATION WORKSHOP: AGENDA AND PARTICIPANTS Agenda May 13-15, 2002 Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission Paris, France Monday, May 13 9:00 a.m. Welcome: Morgan Gopnik, Director, Ocean Studies Board, U.S. National Academies 9:15 a.m. John Orcutt, Professor, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, California (Chair, NRC Exploration of the Seas Committee) 9:30 a.m. Patricio A. Bernal, Executive Secretary, Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission; Assistant Director-General, United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, France 9:45 a.m. U.S. Congressman James C. Greenwood 10:00 a.m. Plenary session Chair: Shirley Pomponi, Vice President and Director of Research, Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institution, Florida (Vice-Chair, NRC Exploration of the Seas Committee)   • Charge to speakers: Why/what is ocean exploration: value of exploration in general, and of a coordinated international exploration program in particular? 10:10 a.m. Marcia McNutt, Director, Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, California (Member, NRC Exploration of the Seas Committee) 10:30 a.m. Break 10:50 a.m. Joe Baker, Chief Scientist and Commissioner for the Environment, Department of Primary Industries, Queensland Government, Australia 11:10 a.m. Victor Smetacek, Head, Division on Pelagic Ecosystems, Alfred Wegner Institute, Foundation for Polar and Marine Research, Germany 11:30 a.m. Panel discussion

OCR for page 33
Exploration of the Seas: Interim Report 12:00 p.m. Lunch 2:00 p.m. Existing programs Chair: Susan Humphris, Senior Scientist, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Massachusetts (Member, NRC Exploration of the Seas Committee)   • Charge to speakers: Please detail current or prior oceanographic explorations (including international programs), and their objectives, that have occurred in your nation/organization. What have been the significant discoveries/results? 2:00 p.m. Keynote: Captain Craig McLean, Director, Office of Ocean Exploration, U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Maryland 2:20 p.m. John Field, Professor, University of Cape Town, South Africa 2:40 p.m. Jeremy Green, Head, Department of Maritime Archaeology, Western Australia Maritime Museum 3:00 p.m. Shubha Sathyendranath, Executive Director, Partnership for Observation of the Global Oceans, Canada 3:20 p.m. Break 3:40 p.m. Su Jilan, Physical Oceanographer, Second Institute of Oceanography, State Oceanic Administration, China; and Chair, Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission, France 4:00 p.m. Sunil Murlidhar Shastri, Lecturer, Scarborough Centre for Coastal Studies, University of Hull, United Kingdom 4:20 p.m. Rene Drucker-Colin, President, Mexican Academy of Sciences 4:40 p.m. Rob Murdoch, Director, Research Development, National Institute for Water and Atmospheric Research, New Zealand 5:00 p.m. Panel discussion 6:00 p.m. Reception Tuesday, May 14, 2002 9:00 a.m. Priority areas for a coordinated international exploration program Chair: Victor Vicente-Vidal Lorandi, Director, Oceanography Department, Instituto Politecnico Nacional, Mexico (Member, NRC Exploration of the Seas Committee)   • Charge to speakers: What distinctive features of ocean exploration would make it a priority area for your country/organization to participate? What

OCR for page 33
Exploration of the Seas: Interim Report   benefits would your nation/organization foresee in an international ocean exploration program? Based on studies that have been conducted to date by your nation/organization, what would you rate as the top 3-5 exploration goals to be undertaken, with a brief discussion of your reasons for your assessment and priority ranking? 9:00 a.m. Keynote: Fred Grassle, Chair, Scientific Steering Committee for the Census of Marine Life, Rutgers University, New Jersey 9:20 a.m. Michael P. Meredith, Senior Scientific Officer, British Antarctic Survey, United Kingdom 9:40 a.m. Harry Breidahl, Educational Consultant, Nautilus Educational Pty Ltd., Australia 10:00 a.m. Bryndis Brandsdottir, Research Professor, Science Institute, University of Iceland 10:20 a.m. Break 10:40 a.m. James A. Yoder, Director, Ocean Sciences Division, U.S. National Science Foundation, Virginia 11:00 a.m. Annelies Pierrot-Bults, Science Policy Officer, Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands 11:20 a.m. Muthukamatchi Ravindran, Director, National Institute of Ocean Technology, India 11:40 p.m. Stephen R. Hammond, Chief Scientist, Ocean Exploration Program, U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration/Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory, Oregon 12:00 p.m. Panel discussion 12:20 p.m. Lunch 2:00 p.m. Technology and infrastructure capabilities and needs Co-Chairs: Earl Doyle, Shell Oil (retired), Texas (Member, NRC Exploration of the Seas Committee)   • Charge to speakers: What assets currently exist, and what technologies/assets are needed to facilitate a coordinated international exploration program? 2:00 p.m. Keynote: Alain Morash, TotalFinaElf, France 2:20 p.m. Suzanne Lacasse, Managing Director, Norwegian Geotechnical Institute 2:40 p.m. Tamaki Ura, Director, Underwater Technology Research Center, Institute of Industrial Science, University of Tokyo, Japan 3:00 p.m. Tommy D. Dickey, Professor, University of California, Santa Barbara

OCR for page 33
Exploration of the Seas: Interim Report   3:20 p.m. Break 3:40 p.m. Paul Egerton, Executive Scientific Secretary, European Polar Board, European Science Foundation, France 4:00 p.m. Larry Mayer, Director, Center for Coastal and Ocean Mapping, University of New Hampshire 4:20 p.m. Kiyoshi Suyehiro, Director, Deep Sea Research Department, Japan Marine Science and Technology Center 4:40 p.m. Panel discussion 5:30 p.m. Meeting adjourns for the day Wednesday, May 15, 2002 9:00 a.m. Strategies for facilitating a coordinated international exploration program Chair: John Norton Moore, Director, University of Virginia Center for Oceans Law and Policy (Member, NRC Exploration of the Seas Committee)   • Charge to speakers: Recommend strategies to facilitate a coordinated international ocean exploration program. What type of organizational structure would be needed to facilitate your nation/organization’s participation? Is there a particular program you could suggest for a model to administer a large-scale, international, cooperative ocean exploration program? 9:00 a.m. Jean-Francois Minster, Chairman of the Board and Executive Director, French Research Institute for Exploitation of the Sea (IFREMER) 9:20 a.m. Mario Caceres, Head, Technical Division, Oceanography Department, Hydrographic and Oceanographic Service of the Chilean Navy 9:40 a.m. Fangli Qiao, First Institute of Oceanography, State Oceanic Administration, China 10:00 a.m. Robert Knox, Research Oceanographer and Associate Director, Ship Operations and Marine Technical Support, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, California 10:20 a.m. Break 10:40 a.m. Montserrat Gorina-Ysern, Adjunct and Assistant Professor, School of International Service, American University, Washington, D.C. 11:00 a.m. Sergey Shapovalov, Head, Center for Coordination of Oceanographic Science, Russian Academy of Sciences

OCR for page 33
Exploration of the Seas: Interim Report   11:20 a.m. Steven Bohlen, President, Joint Oceanographic Institutions, Washington, D.C. 11:40 a.m. Nii Odunton, Chief, Office of Resource and Environmental Monitoring, International Seabed Authority, Jamaica 12:00 p.m. Panel discussion 12:30 p.m. Closing plenary: Sylvia Earle, President and Chief Executive Officer, Deep Ocean Exploration and Research Inc., California 12:50 p.m. Meeting adjourns Participants Constance C. Arvis, U.S. Department of State Jane Breidahl, Woodleigh School Marta Estrada, Institut de Ciencies del Mar Christopher Fox, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration/Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory Sally Goodman, Nature Morgan Gopnik, The National Academies Adolfo Gracia Gasca, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico Elizabeth Gross, E&G Associates, LLC Nergis Gunsenin, Istanbul University Maria Hood, Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission Norberto Olmiro Horn Filho, Santa Catarina Federal University Kazuhiro Kitazawa, Japan Marine Science and Technology Center Hermann Kudrass, Bundesanstalt fur Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe Ulf Lie, Centre for Studies of Environment and Resources David A. Malakoff, Science Magazine Catherine Marzin, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Temel Oguz, Middle East Technical University Ian Poiner, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization Jeremy Potter, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration George Satander Sa Freire, Ceara Federal University Anders Stigebrandt, University of Gothenburg Anne Tenney, National Science Foundation Edward Urban, Jr., Scientific Committee on Oceanic Research Marsh Youngbluth, Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institution

OCR for page 33
Exploration of the Seas: Interim Report