The Australian Forum for Operational Oceanography 2019

15-16 October 2019

The third Australian Forum for Operational Oceanography (FOO 2019) will be held at the Pullman Albert Park in Melbourne on 15-16 October.

The Early Bird Registration rate is $300, available until 5 August 2019. Standard Registration is $400.

There is a great program of talks relevant to satellite observation of Australia’s vast marine estate, with the aim of driving development of Australia’s blue economy.

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Queensland Government: Principal Scientist Position


The Remote Sensing Centre @ Land Surface Sciences; Science Delivery and Knowledge; Science and Technology; Dutton Park, Brisbane; are seeking a Principal Scientist (PO5).

The purpose of the role is to provide leadership, scientific and technical direction to a team of remote sensing scientists who assess, map and monitor landscape attributes and provide scientific support for compliance activities. The successful candidate will lead scientific research, development and operational programs to support Queensland Government compliance and monitoring activities, including investigations and legal proceedings. Applicants should have a high level of skills and demonstrated ability to lead people, projects and programs which acquire, analyse, and integrate remote sensing and digital spatial data, for operational and public good outcomes.

Applications close 17 July 2019