This course provides a comprehensive introduction to a wide variety of earth science datasets, formats and analysis software....

Attendance by invitation

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Read more: 19 Feb - 2 Mar OTGA/POGO/AWI Training Course: Ocean Data Management

15 – 26 January 2018 Online Phase

5 – 9 February 2018 Face to Face: Hamburg, Germany

This is a user training event to be organised by EUMETSAT on behalf of the European Commission as part of the Copernicus Programme, together with its Satellite Application Facility on Ocean…

Read more: 15 - 26 January 2018, Hamburg, Germany Copernicus Marine Data in Ocean Models and Operational Applications

This workshop builds on the successful partnership between the U.S. Integrated Ocean Observing System (IOOS) and the Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS-USA) in coordination with IOC’s OceanTeacher Global Academy, and OBIS international to develop a community of practice around the management and analysis of marine biological data.

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Read more: 8 - 9 February 2018, United States U.S. Integrated Ocean Observing System (IOOS) Biological Data Training Workshop


The Nekton Oxford Deep Ocean Research Institute is undertaking 6 expeditions into Indian Ocean from 2018 to 2020.

The aim is to help create a step change in our knowledge of the Indian Ocean and galvanise its sustainable governance. 

The Mission brings together…


The course provides an introduction to the Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS). This includes best...

12 - 16 February 2018, Mombasa, Kenya

Attendance by application

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Read more: 12 - 16 OTGA/KMFRI/VLIZ Training Course: Marine Biogeographic Data Management (Contributing and using OBIS)


  • UNESCO/IOC Project Office for IODE
  • Wandelaarkaai 7
  • 8400 Oostende
  • West-Vlaanderen
  • Belgium

Read more: 7 - 10 November 2017, Oostende, Belgium: ACMA Workshop

Open attendance


The early-bird registration deadline has been extended to 27 November 2017: register online on


Read more: 22 - 25 January 2018, Porto, Portugal, EUDAT Conference: Putting the EOSC vision into practice

Aim of the Course:

This training course will provide a combination of lab work and lectures, guided by experienced nutrient chemists. This will provide invaluable experience and knowledge in all aspects of nutrient analysis, including basic analytical information, sample handling, pipetting, reagent make-up, calibrations, GO-SHIP protocols, the use…

Read more: 5 - 9 November 2017, Texel, Netherlands (The): International Training Workshop for Nutrient Analysis

Location Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen, Museum voor Natuurwetenschappen

Vautierstraat 29

1000 Brussel



Organisers & Staff

Organisers - Anton VAN DE PUTTE



There are 8 participants associated with this event, 8 of whom are provisional. 

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Read more: 16 - 17 January 2018, Brussel, Belgium, GBIF-OBIS workshop on Event core

Training Event - Using the Copernicus Marine Data Stream for Ocean Applications; Online (October) & Ghana Classroom (November). As part of the Copernicus Programme EUMETSAT, on behalf of the European Commission, is organising a blended training course on “Using the Copernicus Marine Data Stream for Ocean Applications”.…

Read more: 23 October – 27 October 2017: Using the Copernicus Marine Data Stream for Ocean Applications