The list below consists of mainly external events, relevant for EU4OceanObs and involving the participation of the EU action coordinators of the GEO Blue Planet Initiative and/or G7 Future of the Seas & Oceans Initiative.

Ocean Visions Summit

Online Event

Towards a global ecosystem for ocean solutions The Summit will be held online on the campus of the Scripps Institution of Oceanography between May 18-21, 2021. The summit is co-organised with satellite campuses in Hobart (Australia), Cape Town [...]

1st International Conference of the
UN Ocean Decade

Online Event

To mark the start of the United Nations Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development, a series of re-structured virtual and hybrid events will be held starting from June 2021 to mid-2022: 1 June 2021 - Opening event. [...]

European Green Week 2021

Online Event

The European Green Week 2021 is dedicated to the European Union's ‘zero pollution ambition’. It will also look at other relevant European Green Deal initiatives, such as the climate initiatives, the upcoming Chemicals Strategy, as well as initiatives in [...]

EU4OceanObs side events at All-Atlantic 2021

Online & Ponta Delgada, Portugal

EU4OceanObs will co-host 3 side events at the All-Atlantic 2021 conference that will take place from 2 to 4 June 2021. The All-Atlantic 2021 is a Ministerial High-Level & Stakeholders Conference that will take place under the Portuguese [...]

EMODNET Open Conference and Jamboree

Oostende, Belgium & online

During the event, EMODnet partners, data providers and users will connect across stakeholder communities and set goals for the future. To start the week, the Open Conference will focus on use cases and requirements for developing essential open marine data services [...]

UNEP SRI2021: Global Environmental Monitoring Systems/ Oceans

Online Event

Towards an integrated Global Environment Monitoring System for Oceans - Aspiring to Achieve the Sustainable Development Goal 14: to "Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development" The GEMS/Oceans event is a “kick-off” [...]

4th semi-annual meeting of the OceanPredict Science Team

The G7 FSOI and GEO Blue Planet EU Coordinators, supported by the EU4OceanObs Action, will participate in 4th semi-annual meeting of the OceanPredict Science Team from 16 to 21 June 2021. For more information, click here. OceanPredict ( [...]

Sustaining In Situ Observations for the Digital Ocean

Online Event

The European Marine Board will hold a Science Lunch Webinar entitled 'Sustaining in situ Ocean Observations for the Digital Ocean' on 17 June 2021, from 1pm to 2pm CEST. This webinar will build on the science presented in [...]

GEO Symposium 2021

Online Event

The Group on Earth Observations (GEO) annual Symposium will take place virtually from 21 to 24 June. The year's theme is "Strengthening inclusive partnerships across the GEO Work Programme" . The aim of the Symposium is to share [...]