Event news

Event news items are listed below.

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Harnessing Tidal Energy – How to meet the challenges faced by the tidal energy sector

Aerial view of the La Rance tidal barrage

15 May 2015 – Seminar Room National Oceanography Centre, Southampton

SOREC is delighted to announce a conference to provide guidance for SMEs engaged in the tidal energy sector. What are the challenges that face developers of tidal energy devices? How can these challenges be met? Who can assist you in your journey from concept to commercialisation?

Ocean Business at NOC

Ocean Business at NOC

Ocean Business 2015 is underway. Please come and see us on Stand W11

Workshop – Recent advances in Ocean Circulation Modelling

Tuesday, 14 April, 1000-12noon, NOC Seminar Room

London and South of England Evening Meeting

Dr Russell Wynn

Dr Russell Wynn, Chief Scientist of the Marine Autonomous and Robotic Systems (MARS) at the National Oceanography Centre, will be speaking on the MASSMO project at tonight’s meeting from 17:30 to 19:30 in South Kennington.

Sea Level Space Watch – Monitoring Seasonal and Inter Annual Sea Level Variability from Space

National Oceanography Centre

Monday 30 March – A Workshop to Review Requirements and Options for an Operational Service – National Oceanography Centre in Southampton.

UK Sea Level Science Meeting

Phil Woodworth receiving his MBE (British Ceremonial Arts Ltd)

 In honour of Philip Woodworth

To be held at the Liverpool Medical Institute, Liverpool, 12-13 March 2015

 

BODC to host NERC funded ‘Hackathon’

Envirohack 2015

A NERC funded ‘Hackathon’ will take place at the Digital Catapult Centre in London between 27 and 28 February. This event is being organised by the British Oceanographic Data Centre (BODC) and the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology (CEH), and will provide an exciting opportunity to hack environmental data and create value from Linked Open Data sets.

Measuring the Oceans from Space

Professor Ian Robinson

TODAY – 12 January – Celebrating the career and achievements of Professor Ian S Robinson

This afternoon’s Retirement Celebration for Prof Ian Robinson can be watched via live streaming at: https://v-scene.ja.net/jsp/cs/cs000.jsp?STREAM_URL_PATH=JA00138243

Marine Autonomous and Robotic Systems (MARS) showcase and workshops

National Oceanography Centre with RRS Discovery

24–27 February 2015 – Recent capital investment, as part of the UK Government ‘Eight Great Technologies’ initiative, means that the NERC MARS facility now comprises the largest and most diverse research fleet of marine autonomous systems in Europe.

NOC hosting Greenhouse gas town hall meeting

Greenhouse gas meeting, 7–8 January 2015

7 and 8 January 2015 – The National Oceanography Centre (NOC) is hosting an event to co-ordinate future greenhouse gas research in the UK, on behalf of the UK Greenhouse Gas Scientific community.

TechDemoSat-1 User Consultation Meeting

National Oceanography Centre in Southampton

Thursday 5 March 2015 – Ocean winds and waves monitoring with GNSS-Reflectometry

A one-day workshop on new spaceborne capability for improved ocean surface wind and wave monitoring with reflected signals from Global Navigation Satellite Systems (e.g., GPS, Galileo...)