Ocean Practices: OBPS Workshop VII

October 9, 2023 - October 13, 2023
Loading Events
  • This event has passed.

Since 2017, the OBPS Workshops have been devoted “to guide the development of best practices (BP) and operating practices, to promote their documentation, and to share them widely using the Ocean Best Practices System”. However, many societal and environmental challenges that span across common sectors, disciplines and regions force us to rethink, transform and align our current practices.

The 2023 workshop will explore the Ocean Best Practices aimed at providing some “common” solutions to the 10 selected challenges set by the UN Ocean Decade for collective impact.

The online workshop will be divided into three sessions per day (each day about 2 to 3 hours in total), covering an introductory session on the new developments of the proposed OceanPractices Federated Network and Session tracks addressing the Challenges listed, with plenty of time for discussion and Q&A. Each session should address such questions as: “What kind of Ocean BP should be developed for major topics (e.g. climate change, energy, environment)?“, “Where are the gaps in BP in your discipline?”; “Are BP transversal, i.e., not silo-like?” or “Beyond BP, what do we do?“.

Let us know if you are interested in participating, and contributing to, or leading/moderating a Track Session by filling out the Interest to Participate short form.

The track ‘Challenge 0’ (below) will address the specifics of BP endorsement, potential standards out of the BP, and other foundational activities.

[Challenge 0: Foundational Activities [cross-cutting topics]
Challenge 1: Understand and beat marine pollution
Challenge 2: Protect and restore ecosystems and biodiversity
Challenge 3: Sustainably feed the global population
Challenge 4: Develop a sustainable and equitable ocean economy
Challenge 5: Unlock ocean-based solutions to climate change
Challenge 6: Increase community resilience to ocean hazards
Challenge 7: Expand the Global Ocean Observing System
Challenge 8: Create a digital representation of the ocean
Challenge 9: Skills, knowledge and technology for all
Challenge 10: Change humanity’s relationship with the ocean

The deadline for the Call for Abstracts is 8 July 2023. Track Sessions and meeting recordings will be included in a workshop volume.

Venue

VIRTUAL

Organizer

Ocean Best Practices System
View Organizer Website

THE OCEAN DECADE

The Science We Need for the Ocean We Want

GET IN TOUCH

NEXT EVENTS

SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER

OPPORTUNITIES

Join #OceanDecade

Privacy Preferences

When you visit our website, it may store information through your browser from specific services, usually in the form of cookies. Here you can change your Privacy preferences. It is worth noting that blocking some types of cookies may impact your experience on our website and the services we are able to offer.

For performance and security reasons we use Cloudflare
required

Enable/disable Google Analytics tracking code in browser

Enable / disable the use of Google fonts in the browser

Enable/disable embed videos in browser

Privacy policy

Our website uses cookies, mainly from 3rd party services. Define your Privacy Preferences and/or agree to our use of cookies.