Advisory Group

The roles of the Advisory Group can be summarised as follows:

  • To contribute to reviews and give advice on
    • Standards and protocols
    • Technical solutions
    • Quality of services and products
    • Training and capacity building
    • Dissemination and promotion
    • Sustainability options.
  • To ensure that the developments of SeaDataNet II keep in touch with on-going international developments and take into account user requirements.

The Advisory Group members are high level experts in marine data management :

  • Margarita Conkright-Gregg, director of US NODC,
  • Bob Keeley, JCOMM consultant,
  • Stephen Miller, SCRIPPS, R2R project coordinator (Rolling deck to Repository),
  • Hans Dahlin, Director of EUROGOOS .

The Advisory Group meets once a year at plenary meetings.