The EOOS Technology Forum aims to:
- Bring closer the marine instrument manufacturers, technicians, technologists and scientists, in the public and private sectors – to drive development and innovation in the European ocean observing technologies;
- Support regular assessments of the technological readiness in the European oceanography, with a focus on Global Ocean Observing System essential ocean variables and observation requirements;
- Identify jointly topics and themes for future actions dealing with the ocean observing technology sector.
The 1st EOOS Technology Forum is organized by EuroGOOS through its Technology Plan Working Group. It will be hosted by SeaTechWeek as a virtual event on 13 October 2020. The event will deliver a cross-cutting platform focusing on the technological and operational aspects of ocean observing. It will establish an open platform for sharing information and knowledge and identifying actionable mechanisms for collaboration and matchmaking across the participants, at both regional and international levels.
Participation is free of charge for the EOOS Technology Forum taking place on 13 October (13:30-18:00 CEST) during virtual SeaTechWeek. To register, please create an account on the SeaTechWeek virtual platform by clicking here.