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Plenaries, Lectures, Sessions, & Town Halls

Town Halls

All Town Hall meetings will be held at the Oregon Convention Center during the lunch period. View all Town Hall meeting descriptions and locations.


Monday, 22 February

Interdisciplinary Plenary Session

IT12A-01 Combining Data and Models - Steps Toward Biogeochemical State Estimation
Oregon Ballroom, 1030h–1130h
Presented by Reiner Schlitzer, Alfred Wegener Inst, Bremerhaven, Germany

Tuesday, 23 February

Biological Oceanography Plenary Session

BO22A-01 The Pacific Arctic Sector: Biological and Ecosystem Response to Climate Warming
Oregon Ballroom, 1030h–1130h
Presented by Jacqueline Grebmeier, Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, Solomons, Maryland

Wednesday, 24 February

Physical Oceanography Plenary Session

PO32A-01 Surface Salinity from Space: The Aquarius/SAC-D Mission on the Technological and Scientific Frontier of Oceanography and Climate Research
Oregon Ballroom, 1030h–1130h
Presented by Gary Lagerloef, Earth and Space Research, Seattle, Washington

Thursday, 25 February

Marine Policy Plenary Session

MP42A-01 Coastal Margin Science in the era of Collaboratories
Oregon Ballroom 1030h–1130h
Presented by Antonio M. Baptista, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon


Tuesday, 23 February

Sverdrup Lecture

IT24C-01 Wind-Driven Upwelling in the Southern Ocean, Atmospheric CO2, and the End of the Last Ice Age
Room D139, 1530h–1630h
Presented by Robert F. Anderson, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Palisades, New York

Friday, 26 February

Munk Lecture

IT52A-01 Acoustical Oceanography and Shallow Water Acoustics
Room PB251, 1030h–1130h
Presented by James Lynch, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, Massachusetts