The plans for INIV are well underway – the voyage has been confirmed and secured in the RV Investigator 2022-2023 FY schedule. Specific voyage planning begins 12 months out from the departure date. Leading up to this the project leads are focused on securing additional funding and sponsorships to bolster the voyage.
Experimental Planning Committee
|Susan Becker||Scripps Institute of Oceanography, U.S|
|Mariko Hatta||University of Hawaii, U.S|
|Edward Mawji||National Oceanography Centre, UK|
|Karel Bakker||Royal Netherlands Institute of Sea Research|
|Elisa Berdalet||ICM-CSIC, Institute of Marine Sciences, Spanish Highest Research Council|
|Maxime Grand||San Jose State University, U.S|
|Oliver Ocholla||Kenya Marine & Fisheries Research Institute|
|Sarah-Ann Quesnel||Ocean Science Division – Fisheries & Oceans, Canada|
|Mara Abad||ICM-CSIC, Institute of Marine Sciences, Spanish Highest Research Council|
|Jun Wang||National Center of Ocean Standards & Metrology, China|
|TaeKeun Rho||Korea Institute of Ocean Science & Technology|
Below is a simplified timeline from an initial project planning meeting covering the 3 year life cycle of the project.