Sessions and Programme



The IMDIS 2013 Conference will be organised in four sessions:

  1. Marine information and data management
    • Exchange, processing and interactive work with marine data sets from highly heterogeneous sources
    • Federation and integration
    • Network services and technologies
  2. Marine environmental data bases: infrastructures and data access systems
    • Coastal and deep-sea operational oceanography metadata/data systems
    • Physical and bio-chemical databases for climate studies
    • Geophysical and geological metadata/data systems
  3. Data Services in ocean science
    • Standards and quality-assurance issues
    • Services and Visualisation tools
    • User oriented services
  4. Services for Users and Education
    • Historical evolution in data collection and management
    • Tools for dissemination
    • Test bed development for educational purposes