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Copernicus Marine Service Training Workshop for the European North-West Shelf Seas

Event overview

Date : 12/12/2019 - 13/12/2019

Time : 12/12/2019 | 08:30 - 20:00

13/12/2019 | 08:30 - 12:45

Location : Galway, Ireland

Mercator Ocean International and the UK Met Office organize on December 12-13 2019 in Galway, Ireland, a Regional Copernicus Marine Service Training Workshop dedicated to the North-West shelf Seas.


The Copernicus Marine Service provides regular and systematic reference information on the physical and biogeochemical ocean and sea-ice state for the global ocean and the European regional seas. CMEMS serves a wide range of users (more than 15,000 users are now registered to the service) and applications.

Copernicus marine products are open-access and free for all to use.

Objectives of the workshop are to:

Bring together experts, with users of marine products. It will consist of a mixture of plenary expert talks, round table discussions and hands on practical-exercises to explore the Copernicus marine product catalogue.

By the end of this training event you will be able to:

  • Describe the potential value of using Copernicus marine products
  • Identify relevant Copernicus marine products that would be appropriate for you to use.
  • Navigate the Copernicus marine product catalogue.
  • Confidently use appropriate tools and products from the catalogue.
  • Input into the future design and development of Copernicus marine service tools and products

Galway, Ireland