【ONLINE】16th Session of CLIVAR/IOC-GOOS Indian Ocean Region Panel
16th Session of CLIVAR/IOC-GOOS Indian Ocean Region Panel
24 March 2020, Goa, India
Download the info booklet (draft)
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the IORP-16 will be organised virtually on 24 March 2020!
The 16th Session of CLIVAR/IOC-GOOS Indian Ocean Region Panel will be organised on 24 March 2020, at Vasco-da-Gama in Goa, Indian, alongside the IRF-10, IOGOOS-16, SIBER-10, IIOE-2 SC4, IOCINIO meetings. Prior to this week, the 2020 International Indian Ocean Science Conference (IIOSC2020), will be organised at Dona Paula, Goa, India from 16 to 20 March 2020.
Draft Meeting Schedule
- Draft Agenda for IORP-16
- Draft Agenda for IOGOOS-16
- Draf Agenda for IRF-10
- Draft Agenda for IIOE-2 SC-4
Main Venue: Bogmallo Beach Resort, Bogmalo Rd, Bogmalo, South Goa, India.
Conference Rooms: Meteora Hall, Coral 1 and Coral 2.
The Bogmallo Beach Resort is very close to Vasco da Gama and the Goa International Airport.
Please note: the IIOSC 2020 Side Meetings are to be held at a different location in Goa (Bogmalo, South Goa) to the IIOSC 2020 (which will be held at the National Institute of Oceanography, Dona Paula, Goa)
|Lisa Beal (remote)||University of Miami||USA||Co-chair|
|Roxy Mathew Koll||Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM)||India||Co-chair|
|Juliet Hermes||South African Environmental Observation Network (SAEON)||South Africa||Member|
|Elaine McDonagh (remote)||National Oceanography Centre||UK||Member|
|Caroline Ummenhofer (remote)||WHOI||USA||Member|
|Lisan Yu (remote)||WHOI||USA||Member|
|Taekeun Rho||Korean Institute of Ocean Science and Technology (KIOST)||Rep. of Korea||Member|
|Dwi Susanto||University of Maryland||USA||Member|
|Birgit Gaye||University of Hamburg||Germany||Member|
|Michael McPhaden||NOAA/PMEL||USA||Ex officio|
|Satheesh Shenoi||INCOIST||India||Ex officio|
|Jing Li (remote)||International CLIVAR Project Office (ICPO)||China||ICPO Staff|
Transport and Transfer
Goa International Airport (or Dabolim Airport), is served directly by domestic flights and a handful of international flights. Generally, you'll have to fly into a major city such as Mumbai or Delhi and change to a domestic flight with airlines such as Jet Airways, Air India, SpiceJet or IndiGo. The airport arrivals hall is equipped with currency exchange, ATMs and a prepaid taxi counter.
The Bogmallo Beach Resort is a 10-minute drive from the airport. If coming direct from the Goa International Airport to Bogmallo Beach Resort, the special group booking rate includes Airport Transfers (see Accomodation Section).
Almost everyone (except citizens of Nepal and Bhutan) needs a visa before arriving in India. Your passport should be valid for at least six months beyond your intended stay and have 2 blank pages.
Citizens from most countries are able to apply online for a 60-day double entry e-Visa or Electronic Travel Authority for arrival at Goa, Delhi, Mumbai and numerous other Indian airports.
Participants are kindly advised to check their visa requirements as soon as possible to allow adequate time for approval processes.
National Centre for Polar and Ocean Research (NCPOR), Vasco-da-Gama, Goa, India
Contact: Dr. M. Ravichandran, Director, NCPOR, firstname.lastname@example.org,
Office +91 832 2520876 / 2525511
UNESCO Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission Perth Programme Office (IOC PPO), Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Contact: Dr Nick D’Adamo, Head IOC PPO, email@example.com,
Mobile +61 409 680 247 / Office +61 8 9226 2899