Monday, March 19, 2018 to Saturday, March 24, 2018
Event City: 
Event Attendance: 
By invitation
Event Description: 

Indian Ocean Science Meetings
March 18 - 23, 2018  Jakarta, Indonesia
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Hosted locally by Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI), Indonesian Agency for Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics (BMKG) and the Government of Indonesia, the integrated set of meetings will comprise from March 18 to 23, 2018 in Jakarta Indonesia:

  • 2nd meeting of the Second International Indian Ocean Expedition (IIOE-2) Steering Committee;
  • 14th annual meeting of the Indian Ocean Global Ocean Observing System Regional Alliance (IOGOOS) ;
  • 14th annual meeting of the Indian Ocean Region Panel (IORP) ;
  • IndOOS Review Workshop;
  • 8th annual meeting of Sustained Indian Ocean Biogeochemistry and Ecosystem Research (SIBER) ; and
  • 8th annual meeting of the Indian Ocean Observing System (IndOOS) Resources Forum (IRF) .


Meeting Schedule

  Sun (18 Mar) Mon (19 Mar) Tue (20 Mar) Wed (21 Mar) Thu (22 Mar) Fri (23 Mar)
AM Registration 09:00-12:30
2nd IIOE-2 SC Meeting
2nd IIOE-2 SC Meeting
Grand opening (at BMKG)
IndOOS Review        
Data Management Workshop
IndOOS Review         
Data Management Workshop
2nd IIOE-2 SC Meeting
PM IIOE-2 SC Core Group Meeting 13:30-17:00
2nd IIOE-2 SC Meeting
2nd IIOE-2 SC Meeting
IndOOS Review
Data Management Workshop
IndOOS Review
Evening   IIOE-2 Reception (TBC)   Conference Dinner IOCINDIO Side meeting IOGOOS-14 &IRF-8

Download the agendas:

1) Agenda for IORP-14
2) Agenda for IndOOS Review Workshop
3) Agenda for IOGOOS-14
4) Agenda for SIBER-8
5) Agenda for IIOE-2 Steering Committee Meeting
6) Agenda for IIOE-2 Data and Information Management Workshop
7) Agenda for IOCINDIO Information and Collaborative Side Meeting


Grand Mercure Kemayoran Jakarta 
Add: Kemayoran, DKI Jakarta 10610, Indonesia
Tel: (+62)21/22601111
Fax: (+62)21/22602222



Registration for the 2018 International Indian Ocean Science Conference is now open! Please complete your registraiton via Eventbrite website (link)

Please check the meeting schedule to review the timetable for the integrated meetings, as you will be required to register for each day that you will be attending. We have endeavoured to keep costs to a minimum. Payment can be made with credit card via Eventbrite. For catering purposes, please indicate if you have any dietary requirements.

Sign boards in the lobby will direct you to the registration desk that will be staffed at the following times:

  • Monday 19 March: 0800-0830am
  • Tuesday 20 March: 0800-0830am
  • Wednesday 21 March: 0830-0900am; and 1200pm-0100pm
  • Thursday 22 March: 0800-0830am
  • Friday 23 March: 0800-830am

When you first arrive please confirm your information and receive your conference badge along with other useful information. The desk will have records of the days you have registered to attend. If you arrive when the desk is un-manned, please identify yourself to one of the meeting organisers as soon as possible.
Important: Please wear your badge at all times as it is important that you are identifiable as a conference attendee.


Hotel information

Conference venue: Grand Mercure, Kemayoran, Jakarta.

Accommodation bookings are the responsibility of participants.
Participants are strongly advised to make their hotel bookings as soon as possible. Similarly for their travel plans and bookings.

Grand Mercure Kemayoran
Approx. 800.000 – 900.000 (Rupiah)
Location : Jalan H Benyamin Sueb Kav B6 Superblok Mega Kemayoran, Kota Baru Bandar, Kemayoran, Jakarta Pusat, Indonesia, 10610
Alternative accommodation options in close proximity to the conference venue (rates shown are approximate).
1. Best Western Plus Kemayoran Hotel
Rate: 700.000 (Rupiah)
Location : Jalan Benyamin Suaeb Blok A5, RT.13/RW.6, Kebon Kosong, Kemayoran, Jakarta Pusat, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 10630
2. Golden Boutique Hotel Angkasa
Rate: 700.000 (Rupiah)
Location : Jl. Angkasa No. 1 Jakarta 1072-Indonesia
Email Telephone :+62 21 625 5555
3. Swiss-Belinn Kemayoran
Rate :700.000 – 750.000 (Rupiah)
Location : Complex Springhill, Jl. Benyamin Suaeb Blok D6, Pademangan Timur, RW.10, Pademangan Timur, RW.10, Pademangan Tim., Pademangan, Kota Jkt Utara, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 14410
4. Hotel Orchardz Industri
600.000 – 700.000 (Rupiah)
Location: Jl. Industri Raya No. 8, RT.16/RW.3, Gunung Sahari, Sawah Besar, RT.17/RW.3, Gn. Sahari Utara, Sawah Besar, Kota Jakarta Pusat, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 10720
5. Holiday Inn
800.000 – 850.000 (Rupiah)
Location: Jalan Arena Pekan Raya Pintu 6, Kemayoran, Pademangan Timur, Pademangan, Pademangan Tim., Pademangan, Kota Jakarta Pusat, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 10620