The POGO-21 meeting was co-hosted by the First Institute of Oceanography (FIO), Ministry of Natural Resources, and Qingdao National Laboratory for Marine Science and Technology (QNLM) in Qingdao, China, from 20-22 January 2020.


POGO annual meetings are for POGO Members, partner organisations and invited participants. 


The venue for POGO-21 was:

First Institute of Oceanography (FIO),

Ministry of Natural Resources of China

6 Xian-Xia-Ling Road,

Laoshan District,


China, 266061


 POGO-21 Summary Report & Meeting Participants


POGO-21 Attendees Group photo (Credit: FIO)

POGO-21 attendees. Photo credit: FIO


The outline agenda included:

Side Meetings: Sunday 19th January
  (Finance Committee and Board Meetings),
POGO-21 Monday 20th January – Wednesday 22nd January
  20-21 January: Plenary sessions (all delegates)
  22 January: POGO Members' Annual General Meeting (members only)
Tours: Wednesday 22 January (pm)
  Tour of FIO's facilitites
Side Meetings Thursday 23rd January
  (Board Meeting, am)

The full agenda and associated information can be accessed below:


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