Preliminary Programme
Of the International Symposium “70 years of World Ocean Research”
12-13 September 2016





12 September

9:00 Registration Big Conference Hall Foyer


Opening. IO RAS – 70 Years in the Ocean

akad. Robert Nigmatulin, IO RAS, Director


Greetings of the Federal Agency of Scientific Organizations and the Russian Academy of Sciences

Mikhail Kotyukov, Head, Federal Agency of Scientific Organizations
Akad. Vladimir Fortov, President, Russian Academy of Sciences


Sustainable development and ocean sciences

Dr. Vladimir Ryabinin, Executive Secretary


USSR/Russia's involvement with SCOR: past, present and future

Prof. Peter Burkill, President, Scientific Committee on Oceanic Research (SCOR)


11.30 -11.50 Coffee break



Physical oceanography studies at Shirshov Institute of Oceanology

Peter Zavyalov, IO RAS, Deputy Director


Biooceanology - 70 Years in the World Ocean

Mikhail Flint, IO RAS, Deputy Director


Marine geological and geophysical studies of IO RAS

Leopold Lobkovsky, IO RAS, Deputy Director


Instrumental study of underwater objects

Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov, IO RAS, Deputy Director


Half a century in the Baltic Sea: Research  of Atlantic Branch of IO RAS

Dr. Vadim Sivkov, IO RAS Atlantic Branch, Director 


13.30 - 14.30 Lunch break



The European Marine Board: Advancing Seas and Ocean Science for Europe

Prof. Jan Mees, Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ), General Director
Chair of the Eropean Marine Bioard (EMB)


How our perception of the ocean changed – 70 years of IORAS involvement

Prof. Klauss Peter Koltermann,
Head of the Arctic Environmental Laboratory
Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia


Building capacity for marine research: bilateral and international efforts with special reference to contributions from IO RAS through the years

Prof. Venugopalan Ittekkot
ex-University of Bremen/ Chair of Capacity Building Committee  for SCOR


IODP Program, RUSSIA participation

Prof. Jörn Thiede, GEOMAR, Germany and SPbSU, Russia


Marine Education and Research at OUC and International Collaboration with Partners

Prof. LI Huajun,
vice president for International Affairs/
Dr. SONG Wenhong, director of International Office
Ocean University of China(OUC)


16.10 -16.30 Coffee break



Using Ambient Noise to Study the Ocean

Prof. William A. Kuperman
Director, Marine Physical Laboratory
SecNav/CNO Chair for Ocean Science
Scripps Institution of Oceanography


IO RAS South Branch and Research of Coastal Zone at Continuously Operated Experimental Sites

Dr. Andrey Zatsepin, Head of Experimental Ocean Physics Lab of IO RAS

17:10 Poster session  
18:10 The Shirshov Institute of Oceanology RAS and the Museum of the World Ocean - the Stages of Cooperation Mr. V. Stryuk, The Museum of the World Ocean
18.30 Evening reception / Congratulations  


13 September



The UK’s National Oceanography Centre – progress towards autonomous exploration of the ocean

Mr. Steve Hall, Head of International Strategic Partnership Office, National Oceanography Centre, United Kingdom


Global Ocean Conveyor Belt: Propagation of Antarctic Waters in the World Ocean

D-r Roman Tarakanov, IO RAS


Fauna of the Deep Ocean Trenches

Dr. Andrey Gebruk, Head of the Ocean Bottom Fauna Lab, IO RAS


The First National Laboratory for marine science and technology in China and its development strategy

Mr. Gongke TAN, Dept. for International Affairs,  Qingdao National Laboratory for Marine Science and Technology


11.20 -11.50 Coffee break



70 years at the bottom of seas and oceans

Acad. Alexander Lisitsin, IO RAS


Marine biodiversity revealed by extracellular DNA in seawater

Dr. Jesse H. Ausubel, Director and Senior Research Associate
Program for the Human Environment


Deep-sea Manned Submersibles of IO RAS

Dr. Anatoliy   Sagalevich,   Head  of  the  Deep  Sea  Manned  Submersible Laboratory


CSIRO Science and Innovation Supporting the Blue Economy

Dr. Ken Lee,
Flagship Director, Oceans & Atmosphere,
Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation, Australia


Fish Fauna of the World Ocean - the Diversity and Biogeography

Dr. Sergey Evseenko, Head of the Ocean Ichthyofauna Lab., IO RAS


13.30 - 14.30 Lunch break



Research cooperation between THL and SIO

Dr. Wen-Son Chiang, Senior Researcher and Chief of Field Investigation Division, Tainan Hydraulics Laboratory, National Cheng Kung University


Comprehensive study of oceanic hydrothermal systems: discoveries and perspectives of long-term cooperation between Shirshov Institute of Oceanology and Ministry of Natural Resources.

Dr. Georgy Cherkashov, VNII Okeangeologia

15:10 IO RAS and AARI Cooperation in the Field of High Arctic Researches Dr. Vladimir Sokolov, Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute
15:30 Poster session  
16:30 Coffee break  
17:00 Closing of the Symposium  


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