Ocean Leadership Program Presence at AGU Fall Meeting

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The Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP) and the Ocean Observatories Initiative (OOI) will be participating in the American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting, occurring December 5-9 in San Francisco, California, with a plethora of activities.

Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP)
IODP Booth:  #1108

Program Events

IODP Town Hall Meeting

Tuesday, December 6; Hilton San Francisco, Union Square

Reception: 5:30 – 6:30 pm; Meeting: 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

IODP Primer: An Introduction to the Ocean Drilling Programs

Sunday, December 4; 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.


AGU Short Course: Teaching About Earth’s Climate History

December 4; 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


Mini-Workshop: Integrating CRISP IODP Drilling and 3D Seismic Study

Wednesday, December 7; 6:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.


Scientific Earth Drilling Information System (SEDIS) Demonstration

Learn about IODP integrated data systems at the IODP Booth (#1108)

Tuesday, December 6; 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Wednesday, December 7; 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Thursday, December 8; 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

IODP-Related Activities

We have compiled a list of IODP-related talks and posters that will be presented at the AGU Fall Meeting here: http://iodp-usssp.org/wp-content/uploads/IODP-AGU-Sessions.pdf.

Ocean Observatories Initiative (OOI)
OOI Booth: #1109

Program Events

Session:  The Ocean Observatories Initiative:  Sustained Ocean Data for Decades

Wednesday, December 7; 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.; Room 3007

Details – Tim Cowles, Vice President & Director of Ocean Observing Programs at the Consortium for Ocean Leadership, will provide an OOI program overview and discuss the need for sustained ocean data for decades.

Session:  Telepresence and Real-Time Data Transmission from Axial Seamount:  Implications for Education and Community Engagement Utilizing the OOI_RSN Cabled Observatory

Monday, December 5; 8:00 a.m.; Halls A-C

Session:  Active Submarine Volcanoes and Electro-Optical Sensor Networks:  The Potential of Capturing and Quantifying an Entire Eruptive Sequence at Axial Seamount, Jean de Fuca Ridge

Monday, December 5; 5:45 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.; Room 2018

Session:  Ocean Observing at Axial Seamount:  Details of the Current OOI-RSN Design within the Context of the April 2011 Eruption

Monday, December 5; 8:00 a.m.; Halls A-C

Session:  The Education and Public Engagement Component of the Ocean Observatories Initiative (OOI): Enabling Near Real-Time Data Use in Undergraduate Classrooms

Friday, December 9; 1:40 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.; Halls A-C

Click here for more detailed information on these OOI activities at the AGU Fall Meeting.