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GEBCO Symposium 2019 - call for expressions of interest

The GEBCO Symposium is a one day event that brings together international experts to discuss innovative technologies and approaches that are pushing the boundaries of ocean floor mapping.

This year, the GEBCO Symposium will be held on 6th November in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, USA.

We are interested in having speakers share their work, innovation, research and ideas as it relates to bathymetry.

Visit the symposium web site to get involved.

Access the Call for Papers Adobe PDF version of the Call for Papers for the 2019 GEBCO Symposium (121 Kbytes)

  GEBCO Symposium 2019

The GEBCO Symposium on Bathymetry is a forum to share, learn and collaborate with others in the ocean mapping and related communities. This event is held only once a year and draws a diverse group of professionals, media, scientists and policy makers. It is a day filled with discussion, digital and oral presentations, and networking.

Historically called the GEBCO Science Day, the name was changed in 2017 to reflect the growing desire to incorporate industry, map makers and emerging innovators pursuing change for ocean mapping. The Symposium is held as part of GEBCO's annual meetings.

The GEBCO Symposium is an excellent venue for exchanging ideas and growing new collaborations. Please come, share your knowledge, and join an international and cross-disciplinary team engaged in exciting and fundamental work. Any contributor to the Symposium can signify interest to attend to the GEBCO's Technical Sub-Committee meetings on Ocean Mapping (TSCOM); Regional Undersea Mapping (SCRUM) and Outreach & Public Engagement (SCOPE) to be held on 4-5 November in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, USA.

Please note that you need to register to attend the TSCOM, SCRUM and SCOPE meetings and the Symposium. Further details and logistical information about the meetings is available from documents on the GEBCO pages at the IHO's web site.

For more information contact our Symposium Convenors: Timothy Kearns and Jaya Roperez . Visit the Symposium web site to submit ideas.

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