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OBPS Focus Sessions on now!

We invite you to participate in OBPS Focus Sessions during the week of 16-20 October 2023

The 10 challenges for collective impact set by the UN Ocean Decade continue to be addressed as the Focus Sessions, organized by individual groups, discuss their challenges, practices and coordination. 

The sessions schedule is shown on the TeamUp Calendar where you will find more detail and description.

For further information on OBPS Workshop  VII and Focus Sessions see the OBPS Workshop VII website


In order of calendar date:

Best Practices in regional downscaling for operational ocean forecasting
Date / Time: 16-10-2023 / 10,00 –12.00  UTC
Registration Link: https://bit.ly/OBPS-FS23-01
Lead: David Ford

Digital Twins of the Ocean – Experiences and Best Practices
Date / Time: 16-10-2023 / 13.00 – 15.00 UTC
Registration Link: https://bit.ly/OBPS-FS23-02
Lead: Daniele Groppi

POSTPONED – Optimising FAIRness of the Blue-Cloud federated Data Discovery and Access Service

Better Biomolecular Ocean Practices (BeBOP)
Date / Time: 17-10-2023 / 23.00 UTC – 18-10-2023 / 01.00 UTC
Registration Link: https://bit.ly/OBPS-FS23-05
Leads: Alison Watts, Kathleen Pitz
Unlocking ocean-based solutions to climate change
Date / Time: 18-10-2023 / 09.00 – 10.00  UTC 
Registration Link: https://bit.ly/OBPS-FS23-06
Lead: Mina Ogbanga

Exploring Ocean-Climate Dynamics: Observations, Collaboration, and Policy Implications
Date / Time: 18-10-2023 / 12.00 – 14.00  UTC 
Registration Link: https://bit.ly/OBPS-FS23-07
Lead: Erika Hayashi and Chiara Bearzotti

Ocean Practices Federated Network – Governance
Date / Time: 19-10-2023 / 07.00 – 08:30 UTC
Registration Link: https://bit.ly/OBPS-FS23-08
Lead: Cristian Munoz Mas

EarthServer: Federated Fusion on Analysis-Ready Datacubes
Date / Time: 19-10-2023 / 15.00 – 16.30 UTC 
Registration Link: https://bit.ly/OBPS-FS23-09
Lead: Peter Baumann

Best Practices on Storytelling and the Restoration of Ecosystem: How to effectively engage stakeholders
Date / Time: 20-10-2023 / 09.00 – 11.00  UTC 
Registration Link: https://bit.ly/OBPS-FS23-10
Lead: Jessica Giannoumis

Challenges of Using Citizen-Generated Data for Ocean Sustainability and Policy Advancement
Date / Time: 20-10-2023 / 12.00 -13:30 UTC 
Registration Link: https://bit.ly/OBPS-FS23-11
Lead: Garabet Kazanjian

Best Practices for Observing the Air-Sea Transition Zone
Date / Time: 20-10-2023 / 14.00-15.30 UTC
Registration Link: https://bit.ly/OBPS-FS23-03
Lead: Lucia Gutiérrez-Loza