ORGANIZING COMMITTEES

LOCAL  ORGANIZING

PROGRAM

SPONSORS

The Local Organizing Committee are our boots on the ground in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.

The committee consists of 2 members with contacts in the region to aid in facilitating the logistical aspects of OceanObs’19. The conference will be held at the Hawaii Convention Center.

Bruce Howe, University of Hawaii (CO-CHAIR)
Jim Poterma, University of Hawaii (CO-CHAIR)

Staff Contact:

Michelle McCambridge, UCAR

The Program Committee (PC) consists of 19 members from a diverse academic and geographic background. The PC will coordinate the community white paper input for conference, build the program, and provide communications and outreach guidance.

Sanae Chiba, JAMSTEC (CO-CHAIR)
Minhan Dai, Xiamen University (CO-CHAIR)
Tony Lee, NASA JPL (CO-CHAIR)
Sabrina Speich, École Normale Supérieure LMD-IPSL (CO-CHAIR)
Agnieszka Beszczynska-Möller, Institute of Oceanology PAS
Fei Chai, Second Institute of Oceanography/SOA, University of Maine
Michelle Graco, Instituto del Mar el Perú
Kim Juniper, Ocean Networks Canada
Amos Kabo-bah, University of Energy and Natural Resources
Laura Lorenzoni, NASA 
Justin Manley, Just Innovation Inc.
Monica Muelbert, Universidade Federal de São Paulo
Frank Muller-Karger, University of South Florida
Jan Newton, University of Washington and NANOOS
Moninya Roughan, MetOceanSolutions (Metservice) New Zealand
Christopher Sabine, University of Hawaii
John Siddorn, Met Office, UK
Maria Snoussi, Université Mohamed V Faculté des Sciences
Sung Yong Kim, KAIST

Staff Contact:

Nicholas Rome, Consortium for Ocean Leadership

Kruti Desai, Consortium for Ocean Leadership

The Sponsors Committee (SC) is made up of representatives from major contributing organizations The role of the SC is to coordinate the financial and intellectual engagement for the conference and organize outcomes following OceanObs’19.

Eric Lindstrom, NASA (CO-CHAIR)
Martin Visbeck, GEOMAR (CO-CHAIR)
Weidong Yu, National Marine Environmental Forecasting Center (CO-CHAIR)

Sponsor Members

Staff Contact:

Valery Detemmerman, GOOS

Sponsors Information 

FIND YOUR OCEANOBS'19 COMMITTEE REP

Use the OceanObs’19 organizational structure below and map to optimize finding your rep. If you have additional questions, reach out to info@oceanobs19.net.