Thursday 22 March 2018

The Center for the Integrated Modeling and Analysis of the Gulf Ecosystem

A tale of two Gulf spills: A research consortium of 19 institutions from 5 countries studying the impacts of oil spills on the Gulf of Mexico.

MTS Tech Surge at GoMOSES 2018!

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When: Monday February 5, 2018

Where:   Morial Convention Center Room 352

900 Convention Center Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70130


Since 2011, the Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GoMRI) has enabled the investigation of the effects of oil spills on the environment and public health. The investigations yielded research results and technological advancements that will improve future studies and impact modeling efforts. This meeting will bring together the GoMRI and MTS communities, share research results and begin discussions of how the two communities might work together to better prepare for the next spill.

Registration is now closed.

Agenda - Sunday February 4

6:00-7:00pm Welcome Reception

Agenda - Monday February 5

8:30am Registration and Breakfast
9:15am Welcome and Introductions, Dr. Richard Spinrad and Dr. Steven Murawski
9:30am Panel Session 1: Modeling and Prediction
10:45am (Salty) Coffee Break
11:15am Panel Session 2: Technology for Detection
12:30pm Lunch and Poster Session
1:45pm Panel Session 3: Mitigation
3:00pm Break
3:15pm Panel Session 4: Ecosystem Health
4:00pm Discussion
4:30pm Closing Remarks, Dr. Richard Shaw and Dr. Steven Murawski


Click here for agenda with full participant list.
A complete set of moderator and presenter bios can be accessed here.


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