Ocean Observing Systems Design, Methods and Operations

  • Date 13 Mar 2018
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Ocean Observing Systems Design, Methods and Operations

13 Mar 2018, 10:00 - 12:00

South Gallery Room 5

Chaired by: Carl Gouldman, Director, U.S. Integrated Ocean Observing System (IOOS®), NOAA; Matt Mowlem, Head, Ocean Technology and Engineering Group, National Oceanography Centre; and Justin Manley, Founder, Just Innovation

Developing Innovative Ocean Observing Tools for Small Island Developing States
W. Douglas Wilson, Oceanographer, Caribbean Wind

How Do People Use Ocean Observing Systems?
Ru Morrison, Executive Director, NERACOOS

Innovations in Marine Earth Observation Supporting the Blue Economy
Dr Marie-Claire Greening, Principal Earth Observation Scientist, Pixalytics

Comparison of Modern Current Measurement Methods, the Influence of Environmental Conditions and Recommendations for Engineering Design Applications
Greg Bush, General Manager, RPS MetOcean

Omni-Situ Surface Currents: A Transformative Approach to Measure Ocean Surface Currents Using AIS Data
Yann Guichoux, President, eOdyn

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  • Carl Gouldman


    Director, U.S. Integrated Ocean Observing System (IOOS®)


  • Justin Manley



    Just Innovation

    Justin Manley is an innovative technologist and executive with experience in start-up, public corporation, academic, and public sectors. He is a...

  • Matt Mowlem


    Head, Ocean Technology and Engineering Group

    National Oceanography Centre (NOC)

    Matt is head of the Ocean Technology and Engineering Group and leads over forty engineers, technologists, and scientists in the development and...

  • Gregory Bush


    General Manager

    RPS MetOcean

    Dr Gregory Bush has over 25 years of experience in commercial oceanography for the offshore oil and gas industry. Early work experience focused on...

  • Douglas Wilson



    Caribbean Wind

    Doug Wilson formed Caribbean Wind LLC Oceanographic Consulting Company upon retiring from 30 years as a US NOAA Research Oceanographer, concentrating...

  • Ru Morrison


    Executive Director


    Ru Morrison is the Executive Director of NERACOOS, the Northeastern Regional Association of Coastal Ocean Observing Systems, one of the eleven...

  • Yann Guichoux




    Yann graduated from the University of Brest in Engineering Physics and remote sensing, Marine specialization. He started his carrier in 1998, and has...

  • Marie-Claire Greening


    Principal Earth Observation Scientist


    Marie-Claire Greening is Principal Earth Observation Scientist at Pixalytics Ltd. Marie-Claire has worked for more than 20 years in Earth Observation...