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)
Head Marine Observations
Chairperson, DBCP United Kingdom
Program Manager
NOAA National Data Buoy Center
Vice-Chairperson (North America) United States
DBCP vice-Chairperson for Asia
Vice-Chairperson (Asia), DBCP India
Graeme BALL
Manager, Marine Operations Group
Vice Chair (Southern Hemisphere) Australia
Champika GALLAGE
Technical Coordinator DBCP/OceanSITES
JCOMM in-situ Observations Programme Support Centre...
Technical Coordinator, DBCP JCOMM in-situ Observations Programme Support Centre (JCOMMOPS)
Scientific Officer
World Meteorological Organization
ex officio WMO World Meteorological Organization
Thomas GROSS
Programme Specialist GOOS, Web Services
Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO
ex officio IOC Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO
International Coordinator
NOAA, Climate Program Office
Chairperson of the Task Team on Capacity Building United States

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