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Posted: Mar 2021

Registration is now open for the fifth in the NZOC workshop series:

Future Research Platforms as Data Hubs in a Connected World

Linking to the Future Data Ecosystems work package, the NOC's Dr. John Siddorn and Alvaro Lorenzo-Lopez invite you to this virtual event that will seek to influence NERC's 10-15 year investment decisions in the future national capability large research... more

Posted: Feb 2021

A video summarising the outcomes of the NZOC workshop is now available on the WP1: Future Science Need page or by visiting:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7BTL41lI4EE&feature=youtu.be

You can provide further feedback for the WP leads by using the ... more

Posted: Feb 2021

Registration is now open for the fourth in the NZOC workshop series:

The 21st Century Technologist: autonomy and sensors for a net zero world.

Linking the Future Marine Autonomy and Future Sensor Systems and Networks work packages, Dr. Maaten Furlong (NOC), Prof. Matt Mowlem... more

Posted: Jan 2021
Royal Research Ship James Cook on a snowy morning in Halifax, Nova Scotia

Registration is now open for the third in the NZOC Workshop series: Next Generation Research Ships: Emerging and Future Technologies in Research Ship Design.

Part of NZOC Work Package 3, Colin Day (NOC) and Andy Tate (DSTL) will be leading this virtual event that will seek to influence NERC's 10-15 year investment decisions in the future large research infrastructure... more

Posted: Jan 2021

To inform the 21st Century Scientist workshop on 27/01/2020 and the final report for NERC, Dr. Kate Hendry and Dr. Eleanor Frajka-Williams have released a community survey for all stakeholders with an interest in NZOC Work Package 1, Future Science Need. They would be grateful if you could find the 20-30 minutes to complete the survey and contribute to the decisions that will shape NERC’s future large research infrastructure as UKRI transitions to become a net zero organisation by 2040.... more

Posted: Sep 2020
Royal Research Ship James Cook on a snowy mooring in Halifax, Nova Scotia

An ambitious scoping project, led by the National Oceanography Centre (NOC), has launched today to investigate how to move towards low or zero-carbon oceanographic research. The aim of the NZOC (Net Zero Oceanographic Capability) project is to bring together the marine science community and key stakeholders to consider how NERC can maintain and enhance its research infrastructure in the future whilst adhering to the UKRI’s objective of becoming a ‘net-zero’ organisation by 2040. 

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