2017 DeSSC New Users Workshop

December 9th, 2017 to December 10th, 2017

New Orleans, LA


2017 DeSSC New Users Workshop

Participate in a workshop tailored to engage new users of deep submergence science facilities, including students, early career scientists, engineers and scientists with little or no previous experience in deep-sea research. The workshop is scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, December 9-10, 2017 in New Orleans, LA (before the AGU Fall meeting). Applications for travel and lodging support are being accepted through Saturday, September 30, 2017.

The DeSSC New Users Program will be held on Saturday, December 9th and is tentatively scheduled from11:45 am to 5:00 pm, followed by a dinner (6:30 pm to 9:00 pm) featuring guest speaker Dr. Peter Girguis of Harvard University's Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology. The DeSSC fall meeting will occur on Sunday, December 10th from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm (the day before the start of the 2017 AGU Fall meeting) in New Orleans, LA.  The organizing committee for the DeSSC New Users Program includes Vicki Ferrini (Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory), Brian Glazer (University of Hawaii) and Karyn Rogers (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute).

Click Here to read more about this exciting early career program! 



2017 DeSSC New-Users Program Featured Speaker: Dr. Peter Girguis

Meeting Agenda:
Attachment Size
2017 DeSSC New User Program: Program Agenda 106.413 KB