Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute
MBARI Workshop and Conference Reports

Marine policy:
  • 2008 Ocean Science Summit—Summit held to facilitate communications between ocean scientists and policymakers to elevate the visibility and importance of the oceans in climate change and ocean health
Sensors and instrumentation:
  • 2004 MBARI Sensors Workshop—Discussion on the requirements and standards for the instrument network infrastructure for ocean observing systems planned for the U.S Ocean Observatories Initiative; co-sponsored by the National Science Foundation (NSF) and Ocean Research Interactive Observatory Networks (ORION)
  • 2002 Arctic Instrumentation Workshop—Forum intended to promote the development of instrumentation for Arctic Ocean exploration including technology for accessing the water column and seafloor
Marine metadata: Monterey Ocean Observing System (MOOS):
  • 2000 MOOS Data Management Workshop—Discussion on the development of an institutional plan for the MBARI Ocean Observing System including technological and science use issues
  • 1999 MOOS Workshop—Discussion on a rationale and plan for the MBARI to undertake a major new development effort to build a prototype of an ocean observation system

Last updated: Feb. 04, 2009