A Clean Ocean: Program Wrap-up

PROGRAM WRAP-UP

19 November, 4.00 pm – 5.30 pm CET

Moderator
Monika Jones, International TV and Conference Host, Germany

Co-moderator
Jesse Huntley Ausubel, Expert in ocean observing, Program for the Human Environment,
     The Rockefeller University, USA

4:00 pm CET

OPENING

— Opening remarks by moderators

— Documentary film of Core Event

4:15 pm CET

KEY MESSAGES OF CORE EVENT

Panel discussion

Panelists

Elva Escobar, Deep-sea life expert, Professor in Oceanography
     at Instituto de Ciencias del Mar y Limnología (ICML) UNAM, Mexico
Gina Bonne, Officer in Charge, Head of the Department of Environment and Climate Change,
     Indian Ocean Commission for IOC, Mauritius
Alex David Rogers, Science Director, REV Ocean, Senior Research Fellow,
     Somerville Collage, University of Oxford, Norway

4:35 pm CET

REPORTS OF SELECTED SATELLITE ACTIVITIES

Satellite Activities and Speakers

“Remote Sensing and Smart Tech for Marine Litter”
Manuel Arias, Ocean Physical Modelling Program Manager, ARGANS Ltd / ARGANS France, France

“Digital Twin Ocean Pollution”
Steven Adler, CEO, Ocean Data Alliance, Spain

“How to Achieve a Clean Ocean in the Southern Ocean Region”
Clara Manno, Pelagic Marine Ecologist  at BAS and co chair, SCAR Plastic in the Polar Environments
    Working Group, United Kingdom

“A Floating Classroom”
Saskia Brix, Research Scientist, IceAGE and IceDivA project lead,
    Senckenberg Society for Nature Research, Germany

4:55 pm CET

STORIES OF SUCCESS

Speakers

“A Clean Ocean for all marine species”
Torben Riehl, Research Scientist, biodiversity of the deep sea,
    Senckenberg Society for Nature Research, Germany

“Law of the Sea: a necessary tool for a clean ocean”
Frida M. Armas-Pfirter, Professor of International Law, Buenos Aires University, Argentina

“Jewel of the Sulu Sea“
Angelique Songco, Protected Area Superintendent, Tubbataha Reefs Natural Park and World Heritage Site,
    Philippines

5:15 pm CET

OUTLOOK: OCEAN DECADE LABORATORIES 2022

5:20 pm CET

CLOSING – GOALS FOR A CLEAN OCEAN FOR THE OCEAN DECADE

— Closing remarks by moderators and
Angelika Brandt, Head of Department Marine Zoology, Senckenberg Society for Nature Research,
Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany