The Joint WMO-IOC Technical Commission for Oceanography and Marine Meteorology

DBCP Executive Board (DBCP-EB)

The DBCP Executive Board shall:

  1. Seek guidance from the Panel at its regular sessions regarding specific issues to be addressed by the Executive Board and the Tasks Teams during the intersessional period;

  2. Act promptly to deal with any administrative, financial and planning issues and opportunities that might arise, within the guidelines established and reviewed regularly by the Panel;

  3. Authorise the Chairperson to commit any expenditure necessary for the resolution of these issues and the promotion of the Panel’s aims and objectives, up to the maximum amounts that might be agreed in advance by the Panel at its regular session;

  4. Review the DBCP Implementation Strategy to ensure that it is kept up-to-date and complies with ongoing activities and users' requirements;

  5. Set working priorities for the Technical Co-ordinator according to the DBCP recommendations at its regular sessions, and provide further guidance during the DBCP intersessional period;

  6. Confer primarily regularly by e-mail, and exploit opportunities afforded by attendance at other meetings (e.g., the JCOMM OCG meeting) for face-to-face meetings;

  7. Conduct meetings annually, following an agenda drawn up by the DBCP Chairperson;

  8. Consult with Panel members and the Chairpersons of the DBCP Task Teams during the intersessional period if required;

  9. Report its activities to the DBCP at its regular Session, and throughout the intersessional period as appropriate.

People in DBCP Executive Board (DBCP-EB)

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Jonathan TURTON (leader)
Senior Marine Partnerships Manager
Met Office
Chairperson, DBCP United Kingdom
South African Weather Service
Vice-Chairperson (SH), DBCP South Africa
Program Manager
NOAA National Data Buoy Center
Vice-Chairperson (North America) United States
Ting YU
Associate Researcher
National Marine Data and Information Service(NMDIS)/SOA
Vice-Chairperson (Asia), DBCP China
Champika GALLAGE
Scientific Officer, Observing Systems Division
World Meteorological Organization
Technical Coordinator, DBCP World Meteorological Organization
Chief, Observing Systems Division
World Meteorological Organization
ex officio WMO World Meteorological Organization
International Coordinator
NOAA, Climate Program Office
Chairperson of the Task Team on Capacity Building United States

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