Posts Category: Current

Global Coastal Ocean Experiment – Call for Pilot Sites to implement transformational GlobalCoast activities!

The Global Coastal Ocean Experiment is an initiative of the CoastPredict Programme of the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development 2021-2030 (UN Ocean Decade). GlobalCoast is a central framework for the coordination and practical implementation of the CoastPredict Programme. GlobalCoast will coordinate implementation and integration of the science and technology advances from the… Read more »

FAIR Data Principles 1: Foundational components, best practices and standards

This webinar is the first in a series of three Blue-Cloud 2026 Training Academy webinars on FAIR Data Principles, to be held from September 2023 to March 2024. The FAIR Guiding Principles for scientific data management and stewardship were first published in Scientific Data, 3:160018 [Wilkinson et al (2016)]. The principles apply to both data and metadata… Read more »

EuroGOOS Office is looking for an Office/Financial Administrator

The EuroGOOS Office seeks an Office/Financial Administrator to support the EuroGOOS team in activities linked to the secretariat general administration and EU project/contract finances. The position is for 4 years based in Brussels at the EuroGOOS Office, with the possibility of extension. If you would like to apply for this position, please send your CV… Read more »

EuroGOOS joins Ocean Race Grand Finale in Genoa

EuroGOOS will join the European marine knowledge community for the Ocean Data Week, organized by ETT during the Ocean Race Grand Finale in Genoa from 27 to 30 June 2023. Conferences and workshops on ocean observing, forecasting, and services for blue economy will attract international audience and give credits to the students of the Genoa… Read more »

Nominations are open for Kostas Nittis Award 2023

Each year, EuroGOOS celebrates an early-career researcher in operational oceanography, marine safety, climate change, ecosystems and ocean health with a grant of € 3,000. The Kostas Nittis Award was established in the memory of EuroGOOS Secretary General and strategic leader Dr. Kostas Nittis (1964-2014). Successful applicants will have the opportunity to present their work at… Read more »

EMD 2023 Workshop Sustainable ocean observation: shared responsibilities

We are pleased to co-organize a European Maritime Day (EMD 2023) workshop ‘Sustainable ocean observation, from open sea to coast: shared responsibilities‘, to take place on 25 May 2023 at 14.30 – 15.45 CET. The event is co-organized by Ifremer, Eurofleets+, Euro-Argo ERIC, Esprit de Velox, EMODnet, EOOS, and EuroGOOS.  In the face of climate… Read more »

ASSW 2023 meeting: Towards an Arctic GRA

During the Arctic Science Summit Week (ASSW) 2023 in Vienna, EuroGOOS and Arctic ROOS, together with international partners, held a roundtable meeting to discuss the prospect of developing a GOOS Regional Alliance (GRA) for the Arctic. The meeting summarised the current landscape of ocean and sea ice observing networks and systems in the Arctic, presented… Read more »

EuroGOOS International Conference – Call for Abstracts open!

Call for abstracts is open for the EuroGOOS International Conference (3-5 October 2023, Galway). Deadline for submission is 16 April. This year marks an anniversary edition of the EuroGOOS Conference, which has provided a focal point for European operational oceanography for nearly 30 years. This edition has been endorsed as an official event of the… Read more »

EOOS Strategy 2023-2027 launch: “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, especially in the face of ongoing climate change and its implications for European societies. By synergistically federating and further developing its ocean observation capabilities as the European… Read more »