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.

GEO Blue Planet Symposium 2022

Accra, Ghana

This year's Sdymposium is specifically geared towards improving GEO Blue Planet’s engagement with African nations in an effort to expand the Earth observation community of practice, strengthen local capacity and provide access to resources, tools and services.

Arctic ROOS online workshop

Online Event

The workshop will focus on the current state of in situ ocean observing in the Arctic, with sessions covering ocean and sea ice observing as well as new technologies and data management

EuroGEO 2022 Workshop

Athens

This edition will focus on EO-based solutions to support the European Green Deal, while bringing the European community actively contributing to the Group on Earth Observations (GEO).

Ocean Innovation Africa

Cape Town, South Africa

Ocean Innovation Africa is a platform that showcases African ocean-impact initiatives and brings together international changemakers for the growth of an equitable and sustainable ocean economy in Africa

European Ocean Observing System Strategy Launch 2022 – 2023

Advancing EOOS - the foundation of European ocean knowledge Europe needs strong and connected ocean observing capacities. This is necessary to understand, benefit from and respond to the dynamic ocean environment that is essential for life on Earth, [...]

European Maritime Day

Brest, France

This annual event brings together Europe’s maritime community to network, discuss and outline joint action on maritime affairs and sustainable blue economy.

International Symposium on Sea Ice 2023

Bremerhaven, Germany

Organised by the International Glaciological Society, the Alfred-Wegener-Institute (AWI), Helmholtz-Zentrum für Polar- und Meeresforschung, and the University of Bremen, the International Symposium on Sea Ice across Temporal and Spatial Scales will take place from 4 to 9 June [...]