Seamless Ocean Forecasting and Service System for a Predicted Ocean: From Ocean to Climate

The vision of Seamless Ocean Forecasting and Service System (SOS) is to develop new generation seamless ocean and climate forecast systems, and provide high quality services to public for integrated ocean management, reduction and prevention of the impacts of ocean and climate natural hazards, protection of marine ecosystem, mitigation and adaptation to climate change and variabilities, and scientific research community.

SOS will promote multidisciplinary, solution-oriented approaches including low-cost new observational buoys and high efficient platforms, algorithms of air-sea fluxes especially under extreme weather conditions, coupled models and new assimilation techniques, multi-hazard early warning systems, and coordination mechanisms aiming for raising the public engagement into the UN Ocean Decade. All related stakeholders who are interested in SOS are highly welcome to attend this Decade Action Incubator to catalyze partnerships, strengthen dialogue, initiate co-designing processes, and facilitate the development of SOS UN Decade program.


Mohd Fadzil Akhir

Universiti Malaysia Terengganu

Liew Juneng

Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

K. M. Azam Chowdhury

Dept. of Oceanography, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh

Sheng Chen

First Institute of Oceanography
Ministry of Natural Resources, China

Byoung-Ju Choi

Chonnam National University
Republic of Korea

Chalermrat Sangmanee

Phuket Marine Biological Center, Thailand

25 November 2021


(UTC+7, Bangkok time)

Fangli Qiao

First Institute of Oceanography
Ministry of Natural Resources, China

Fredolin Tangang

Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

Botao Xie

China National Offshore Oil Corporation, China


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