The workshop on the Development of an Integrative Ocean Research Network (Future Earth "Ocean KAN) held at the Cruise Terminal Ostseekai in Kiel, Germany on December 4-5, 2016.
The primary aims of the workshop are:
1) to assemble representatives from several existing academic and practitioner communities dealing with ocean sustainability to co-design priority research activities 2) to discuss core ideas, practicalities, and expectations for an integrative ocean research network, including a synthesis of outcomes of recent, related workshops
3) to create a Development Team for the Ocean Research Network, set roles and responsibilities, and
4) to identify prospective partners (including non-academic, action-oriented groups) and possible funding institutions
For more information on the Ocean KAN
visit the Future Earth
you find a short workshop summary.