The format of IOCS-2019 will include:

  • Invited talks by plenary speakers
  • Presentations from space agencies on emerging applications and science from current and planned missions
  • Nine breakout workshops to address current critical issues in ocean colour science designed to provide feedback to the space agencies
  • Special session on ocean colour remote sensing in Asian waters
  • Four poster sessions for participants to present their own research
  • NASA Ocean Color Science Team (OCRT) meeting on 8 April 2019, held in conjunction with IOCS-2019
  • Several training events prior to IOCS-2019

The full programme will be finalized in the coming months.