US Underwater Glider Workshop

The U.S. Underwater Glider Workshop is scheduled for January 18-19, 2017 at the INFINITY Science Center, Mississippi. This workshop will serve as a forum to strengthen coordination of underwater glider activities across the United States and beyond.

Workshop Goals: 

  • Sharing experiences and exchanging information on major advances in glider capabilities, operations, and data processing
  • Demonstrating how gliders enable new scientific breakthroughs for ocean research and operations
  • Identifying gaps and coordination opportunities for planning, operations, and resources to enhance glider technologies for regional, national, and global ocean observing needs
  • Assessing best practices for observations, operations, and data management applied across geographic and thematic boundaries
  • Designing the scope and aims for a coordination mechanism, such as anUnderwater Glider User-Group to advance the goals listed above

Registration for this event is closed.

Workshop Documents:

Workshop Agenda

Travel Logistics

Poster Listing


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