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Mapping, Exploring, and Characterizing US Waters

September 17, 2021
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
America/New_York
Online Event

UN Ocean Decade Predicted Oceans Satellite Activity By the US National Ocean Mapping, Exploration, and Characterization (NOMEC) Council:

Mapping, Exploring, and Characterizing US Waters

September 17, 11 am - 12 pm ET (5 pm - 6 pm CEST)

Join high-level representatives and speakers in a discussion of how an ambitious initiative to map, explore, and characterize US waters will advance ocean-based climate solutions and tie into international programs like the Nippon Foundation-GEBCO Seabed 2030 Project. This event includes a live Q&A.

  • John F. Kerry, Special Presidential Envoy for Climate, White House Executive Office of the President
  • Jane Lubchenco, Ph.D., Deputy Director for Climate and Environment, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy
  • Vicki Ferrini, Ph.D., Head of the Regional Center for the Atlantic and Indian Oceans for Seabed 2030; Senior Research Scientist, Columbia University’s Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
  • Amanda Netburn, Ph.D., NOMEC Council Executive Director; Ocean Policy Analyst, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy
  • John Haines, Ph.D., NOMEC Council Co-Chair; Program Coordinator, Coastal/Marine Hazards & Resources Program, United States Geological Survey
  • Ashley Chappell, M.Sc., NOMEC Council Co-Chair; Coordinator, Integrated Ocean and Coastal Mapping, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
  • Genene Fisher, Ph.D., NOMEC Council Co-Chair; Acting Director, NOAA Ocean Exploration, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Questions? Contact nomec.execsec@noaa.gov

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