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.

EU Africa Week 2022: dialogue on ocean governance

Online Event

Fostering a cross-continental Africa-Europe dialogue on ocean governance On several occasions, starting in Abidjan in 2017, the European and the African Unions have emphasised their mutual interest in advancing a common and prosperous ocean agenda. Ocean governance, including [...]

Copernicus Marine Service Phase 2 kick off

Online Event

The kick-off of phase 2 of the Copernicus Marine Service, 17 and 18 February will officially mark the continuation of the Service. Implemented by Mercator Ocean International on behalf of the European Union, Copernicus Marine has been providing [...]

EOOS Technology Forum 2022 Workshop

Online Event

Thinking Ahead: The Technology of the Science We Will Need for the Ocean We Want The EOOS Technology Forum is hosting a workshop on the technologies required to fulfill the goals of the UN Decade for Ocean Science [...]

G7 FSOI meeting for biogeochemical Argo

Online Event

The meeting serves to share information implementation progress and funding commitments for the global BGC Argo array.

4Africa hackathon

The #OceanChallenge4Africa hackathon will take place fully online from 8 to 10 April 2022, bringing together participants to find solutions to address challenges in coastal and marine environments in Africa. Teams will be invited to create innovative and [...]

Marine Data Services for an All Atlantic and Global Ocean Data Space

The two European operational Marine Data Services Copernicus Marine Service and European Marine Observation and Data Network (EMODnet) are jointly organising an online workshop “EU Marine Data Services for the All-Atlantic and Global Ocean Data Spaces” in collaboration [...]

Marine Data of Ocean Governance and Policy

Online Event

This event aims to gather and engage marine policy community in order to provide the view on the Copernicus Marine Service offer and bring its knowledge and capacities to EU Member States. The Copernicus Marine Service provides marine [...]