2016 Global Ocean Science Education (GOSE) Workshop
Date: 06/13/16 - 06/15/16
Location: UNESCO Headquarters, 7, place de Fontenoy 75352 Paris 07 SP France

Save the date for the 2016 Global Ocean Science Education (GOSE) Workshop confirmed for 13-15 June 2016 in Paris, France at UNESCO Headquarters.

Please click here to RSVP for GOSE 2016. Registration and agenda information will be made available in March 2016.

The 2016 GOSE Workshop will focus on the global ocean science education priority topics identified during the 2015 workshop (visit the 2015 workshop website for the workshop report):

  • Climate Change - ocean's effect on climate and the effect of climate change on ocean systems
  • Fisheries and Biodiversity (including food security)
  • Oceans and Human Health (including coastal resiliency)

The workshop will include an effective practices session on marine related citizen science co-led by COSEE and the European Union's Sea Change Project.

2016 GOSE Workshop Details

Meeting Times and Location

The meeting will begin at 1 pm on Monday, 13 June and adjourn at 5 pm on Wednesday, 15 June. All sessions will take place at United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Headquarters, 7, place de Fontenoy 75352 Paris 07 SP France.


There are many small hotels within walking distance of UNESCO Headquarters. The GOSE Planning Committee has compiled a list of hotels with contact information and recommends that delegates make their reservations soon, as June is a popular month for travel to Paris.

This workshop is co-sponsored by Consortium for Ocean Science Exploration and Engagement (COSEE), the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO, and the College of Exploration

Contact Name: Romy Pizziconi
Contact Phone: (401) 874-6119
Contact Email:

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