The Advisory Group members are experts from international bodies not represented in the Consortium of contractors (such as, but not limited to, EC, Oceanographic World Data Centres, International Organizations and Conventions such as EuroGOOS, EuroWATERNET, GMES,..), national organisations, or user groups.
The Expert Advisory Group reviews, and provides recommendations, on project achievements and orientations. The Steering Committee and / or the Co-ordinating Group may request specific advice on particular topics.
The Expert Advisory Group works by email and meet at the Plenary Project Meeting. They report their recommendations to the Co-ordinating Group and to the Steering Committee, who will make them available to the Commission.