Posts By: Charlotte Wells

Understanding the benefits and Implementing Operational Ocean Monitoring and Forecasting Systems

Mercator Ocean international, the Global Ocean Observing System (GOOS) and the Expert Team on Operational Ocean Forecasting Systems (ETOOFS) under the auspices of the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC-UNESCO) and the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO), are hosting a high-level event on ‘Understanding the benefits and Implementing Operational Ocean Monitoring and Forecasting Systems‘ in June 2021. Amidst… Read more »

Open position of Marine Autonomous Vehicles Project Director (H2020 GROOM II project)

H2020 GROOM II project for a European Research Infrastructure for Marine Autonomous Vehicles (AUVs) is offering a job position as Project Director. Application deadline : 15th March 2021 Job location : Paris (flexible) Job duration : 2 years (could be extended) Employing organisation : Armines, Paris   Short description about the role: Project Director… Read more »

Ninth MONGOOS meeting & Workshop, November 24-26, 2020 Virtual

The General Assembly of the Mediterranean Operational Network for the Global Ocean Observing System (MONGOOS), will take place online on 26 November. A two-day workshop will be organized prior to the assembly on 24-25 November to discuss new ocean observing approaches. This year 2020 the workshop is organized by Laurent Coppola and the MONGOOS Observation… Read more »

Eighth MonGOOS Meeting & Workshop December 3-5, 2019 Trieste

The Annual General Assembly of MonGOOS will take place in Trieste, Italy. A one-day workshop will be organized prior to the General meeting (afternoon of 3 December and morning of 4 December) to discuss ‘Modelling and observations in the coastal Mediterraneal Sea: Physical and Biogeochemical Process’. Register here:

MonGOOS Workshop 2018

MonGOOS Workshop 4th-5th December 2018. Genoa, Italy Download Brochure   Download Agenda Understanding marine dynamics and its impact in several socioeconomic sectors is a key element for the development of Blue economy at the Mediterranean. To achieve this goal, obtaining high quality data is mandatory, but not sufficient. Downstream services convert this data into useful information… Read more »

VII MonGOOS Annual Meeting (Genoa, Italy. 5-6 December 2018)

VII MonGOOS Annual Assembly Genoa, Italy. 5th-6th December 2018 2018 Annual Assembly will take place at the Aquarium site, in Genoa, from 4th to 6th of December. On this ocassion the meeting will be co-organized with EMODNET Physics and co-sponsored by GEO Blue Planet and CMEMS The afternoon of the first day (4th) and the… Read more »

MonGOOS Science and Strategy Plan

The MonGOOS Science and Strategy Plan has been published. The document has the objective of reviewing the present status of the Mediterranean Sea Oceanographic system, analyzing the existing gaps and deficiencies, and proposing ways forward. It is the result of the contribution of the main institutions working in the area, coordinated within the framework of… Read more »

MESCAT project on GOOS web site

The Mediterranean Sea-Level Change and Tsunamis (MESCAT) GRA pilot project is now referenced on GOOS web site: The presentation on the MESCAT project proposal is also available from this link.