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26-05-2021

22nd Annual Roger Revelle Commemorative Lecture - The Next Wave: A Generational Shift in Ocean Sustainability

Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO

UN Agency

Washington/USA

With the 2021 launch of the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development and the legacy of Roger Revelle, the 22nd Annual Roger Revelle Commemorative Lecture will feature Early Career Ocean Professionals who embody the vision for the ocean decade.

Join the Ocean Studies Board (OSB) for the 22nd Annual Roger Revelle Commemorative Lecture on Wednesday, May 26, at 5:30 pm ET. This year, the virtual Lecture will feature Early Career Ocean Professionals leading the way on the UN Ocean Decade of Science for Sustainable Development. 

The lecture will begin with presentations by Harriet Harden-Davies, PhD and Alfredo Giron-Nava, PhD. Harriet is a Nippon Foundation Ocean Nexus Fellow, University of Wollongong; and Guest Investigator, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. Alfredo is a Fellow at the Stanford Center for Ocean Solutions and the World Economic Forum Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution. The speakers will consider the ways in which we can transform how ocean science is generated and used, designing and delivering ocean knowledge to inform sustainable solutions and strengthening research capacity for applied decision making in our ocean. A moderated panel discussion will follow the presentations. 

Read more about the speakers and agenda here.

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