SCHEDULE Subject to updates

Tuesday 10        Wednesday 11        Thursday 12 
 
Tuesday 10lenary

​8:00-9:00 Registration

​9:00-10:00 Welcome and introduction

09:15-09:45  Keynote 1  Ocean Circulation and Climate by Sabrina Speich and Martin Visbeck:

09:45-10:15  Keynote 2  Ocean Atmosphere Interaction by Noel Keenlyside and Arielle Stela Imbol Njouado

10:15-10:45  Keynote  3  Operational Oceanography (to be announced)

​10:45-11:15 Coffee break

11:15-11:45 Agulhas Current by Marjolaine Krug (joint OOPC NTC symposium)

11:45-12:15 Benguela Current by Jenny Veitch (joint OOPC NTC symposium)

12:15-13:30 Lunch break

 

13:30-14:00 The South Madagascar Upwelling  by Juliano Dany  Ramanantsoa (joint OOPC NTC symposium)

 

14:00-1430 Primary production by Tarron Lamont (joint OOPC NTC symposium)

14:30-1500 Change in the Southern African marine ecosystem by (joint OOPC NTC symposium)

15:00-1530 Coffee Break

15:30-17:00 Session 1 Ocean, weather and climate, science to the service of society

17:30-19:30 Ice Breaker and Poster session.

 
WEDNESDAY 11

08:00-9:00 Coffee

09:00-0930 Scientific Highlights of the Nansen Tutu Center by Bjorn Backeberg and Mathieu Rouault

09:30-10:30 Session 2: Regional Oceanography: Angola Benguela Agulhas Current system and sources region: Tropical Atlantic, Mozambique Channel and Madagascar Currents

10:30-11:00 Coffee break

10:30-12:30 Session 2 (continued)

12:30-13:30 Lunch

13:30 15:00 Session 3 Marine ecosystem and carbon cycle: change, variability and management

15:00-1530 Coffee Break

15:30-17:00 Session 3 (continued)

17:00-18:30 Poster session

19:30 Conference Banquet

 
THURSDAY 12

08:00-09:00 Coffee

09:00-09:30 Benguela Nino by Jokke Lübbecke and Rodrigue Anicet Imbol Koungue

09:30-10:30 Session 4:  Climate variability, weather phenomenon and air sea interaction.

10:30-11:00 Coffee break

11:30-12:30 Session 4 (continued)

12:30-13:30 Lunch

13:30-15:30 Session 5 Southern Ocean

15:30-16:00 Coffee Break

16:00-16:30 Prize giving and final address

1630: 1730 Round table