IOC Sub-Commission

for the Western Pacific (WESTPAC)

WESTPAC Advisory Group Meeting 2016, Yogyakarta, Indonesia, 13-15 January 2016

13 Jan 2016 - 15 Jan 2016

Location Yogyakarta, Indonesia
Event Type Intersessionsal Working Groups
Organisers Staff Participants

IOC Sub-Commission for the Western Pacific (WESTPAC)
Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI)

Sofia Yuniar Sani
Nachapa Saransuth

Kentaro Ando
Youn-Ho Lee
Si Tuan Vo
Yafeng YANG
Gil Jacinto
Muhammad LUKMAN
Widi Pratikto
Weidong Yu

Agenda
          Presentation
1. Opening and remarks
2. Adoption of agenda
  IOC/SC-WESTPAC-Advisory Group/1.prov: Provisional Agenda
  IOC/SC-WESTPAC-Advisory Group/1.add.prov: Provisional Timetable
3. Brief review of on-going WESTPAC programs/projects since the 10th WESTPAC Session, May 2015
  3.1 Ocean processes and climate in the Indo-Pacific
      North East Asian Regional-GOOS      
      South East Asian Regional-GOOS      
        Monsoon Onset Monitoring and its Social & Ecosystem Impact (MOMSEI)      
        Ocean Forecasting System (OFS)      
        Monitoring the Ecological Impact of Ocean Acidification on Coral Reefs (OA)      
      Air-Sea Interaction in the Kuroshio Extension and its Climate Impact      
      South China Sea Fluvial Sediments and Environmental Changes      
      Upwelling studies through ocean data integration towards sustaining ocean health and productivity      
      Indo-Pacific Ocean Environmental Variations and Air-Sea Interactions      
      Indo-Pacific Ocean Observations and Services Network      
      Intersessional Task Force on the Feasibility Study of the 2nd Cooperative Study of Kuroshio and its Adjacent Regions      
  3.2 Marine biodiversity, healthy ecosystems and seafood security      
      Marine & Coastal Biodiversity and Conservation      
      Coral Reef under Climate and Anthropogenic Perturbations      
      DNA Taxonomy and Recruitment Monitoring of the Coral Reef Marine Organisms      
      Marine Toxins and Seafood Safety      
      Harmful Algal Blooms      
      Ocean Remote Sensing for Coastal Habitat Mapping      
      Marine Endangered Species in Tropical Asia for Effective Conservation      
  3.3 Enhanced knowledge of emerging ocean science issues      
      WG003: Mapping Harmful Jellyfishes      
      WG004: Marine Renewable Energy Technology Development      
  3.4 Capacity development for marine science, observations and services      
      IOC Regional Network of Training and Research Centres, related to the new IOC Capacity Building Strategy      
      IOC Regional Training and Research Centre on Ocean Dynamics and Climate      
      Development of other IOC Regional Training and Research Centres      
4. Development of the WESTPAC Ocean Research Priorities
  Theme 1: Theme 1: Understanding Ocean Process in the Indo-Pacific      
  Theme 2: Ensuring Marine Biodiversity and Food Security      
  Theme 3: Maintenance of Ocean Health      
5. Preparations for the 10th WESTPAC International Scientific Symposium, Qingdao, China 2017
6. Involvement of WESTPAC in the 2nd International Indian Ocean Expedition (IIOE-2)
  Implementation Strategy for the Second International Indian Ocean Expedition 2015-20
  IOC/INF-1324: Strategic Framework for Implementation of the Second International Indian Ocean Expedition
7. Commemorative Book in celebration of the 25th Anniversary of WESTPAC
8. WESTPAC Office and programmes, and their human and financia challenges, including IOC RP for WESTPAC 2016-2017
9. WESTPAC Membership and Partnership
10. Cooperation with other organizations/programmes
  Coral Triangle Initiative on Coral Reefs, Fisheries and Food Security (CTI-CFF)      
  WCRP/CLIVAR      
  JCOMM/DBCP      
11. Contribution towards implementation of the Agenda 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the Paris Climate Change Conference 2015 (COP21)      
  FCCC/cp/2015/L9/Rev.1: Adoption of the Paris Agreement      
  A/RES/70/1: Resolution adopted by the General Assembly on 25 September 2015      
12. Preparations for the forty-ninth Session of IOC Executive Council (7-10 June 2016, Paris, France)
13. Date and Venue for the next Advisory Group meeting
14. Other matters
15. Closure
           
Information Documents
# Title
1.  List of Recommendations and Action Points (WESTPAC Advisory Group Meeting 2014, Phuket, Thailand, 1-3 December 2014)
Participants

# Name Job Title Affiliation Address Telephone Fax
1 Dr. Kentaro Ando Oceanographer JAMSTEC 2-15, Natsushima, Yokosuka Kanagawa, Japan +81-46-867-9462 +81-46-867-9255
2 Dr. Youn-Ho Lee Leader, Strategy Development Section Korea Institute of Ocean Science and Technology 1270 Haean-ro Sangnok-gu, Ansan-si, Gyounggi-do, Republic of Korea 82-31-400-6428 82-31-400-6425
3 Dr. Si Tuan Vo Scientist Director 01 Cau Da street, Nha Trang city, Vietnam 84 58 3590032 84 58 3590034
4 Mr. Yafeng YANG Division Director First Institue of Oceanography of State Oceanic Administration of China No. 6, Xiaxialing Road, Qingdao, China 86-13681250860 86-532-88963909
5 Dr. Gil Jacinto Professor The Marine Science Institute University of the Philippines Diliman Quezon City, Philippines 0063-2-9223944 0063-2-9247678
6 Dr. Muhammad LUKMAN Technical Consultant Coral Triangle Initiative on Coral Reefs, Fisheries, Food Security Regional Secretariat The 2nd Mina Bahari Building 17th Floor Ministry of Marine Affairs and Fisheries Jl. Medan Merdeka Timur no. 16 Jakarta 10110 Indonesia. +62 21 3522520 +62 21 3860532
7 Prof. Dr. Widi Pratikto Executive Director Coral Triangle Initiative on Coral Reefs, Fisheries, Food Security Regional Secretariat The 2nd Mina Bahari Building 17th Floor Ministry of Marine Affairs and Fisheries Jl. Medan Merdeka Timur no. 16 Jakarta 10110 Indonesia. +62 21 3522520 +62 21 3860532
8 Dr. Weidong Yu Scientist First Institute of Oceanography, SOA 6 Road Xian-Xia-Ling Qingdao 266061 China 8613953205046 8653288960673


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