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2019 International Ocean Colour Science Meeting

April 9-12, 2019
Busan, South Korea
The 2019 International Ocean Colour Science Meeting will take place in Busan, South Korea in April 2019.
The 2019 International Ocean Colour Science meeting (IOCS-2019) will take place from 9-12 April 2019 in Busan, South Korea, convened by the IOCCG and thanks to sponsorship from KIOST, NASA, EUMETSAT and Airbus. The meeting will include invited keynote speakers, breakout workshops, town hall sessions and a large emphasis on poster presentations for participants to present their own research. Two training sessions 2019 (Copernicus Marine Data Stream and SeaDAS) will take place on April 8.

The overarching theme for IOCS-2019 is "Fostering International Collaboration in Multi-Scale Ocean Colour Science and Applications" with the overall goal of nurturing a strong global user community for ocean colour science and applications, and fostering exchange between the ocean colour research community and international space agencies with an interest in ocean colour science.

Nine breakout workshops will complement the formal scientific program, and will provide an opportunity for extended dialogue and exchange of ideas with international colleagues.

Registration for IOCS-2019 is now open, with an early registration discount for those registering before December 31st. Interested participants can register at https://iocs.ioccg.org/register/.

Important Dates
  • 1 Nov - 31 Dec 2018: Early Registration (discounted rates)
  • 15 November 2018: Deadline for proposals to Chair breakout workshops
  • 1 Jan - 8 March 2019: Regular registration
  • 15 February 2019: Deadline to submit an application for travel support
  • 1 March 2019: Deadline to submit poster abstracts
More Information about the scientific program, scholarships and logistics are available on the IOCS-2019 meeting website at http://iocs.ioccg.org/.