Arctic and Baltic users workshop


IMPORTANT INFORMATION:  New dates and format for the Arctic and Baltic users workshop!

Dates: 8-9 April 2021

Format: ONLINE event

Conveners: Waldemar Walczowski (IO PAN), Laura Tuomi (FMI), Birgit Klein (BSH) and Kjell-Arne Mork (IMR)

For any questions related with Arctic and Baltic users workshop, please email Waldemar Walczowski (


In addition to the online workshop we plan to arrange the second part of the Baltic and Arctic users workshop at Sopot, Poland in Autumn 2021, if travelling will then be possible. The second part of the workshop will focus on user engagement, discussing co-operation and providing hands-on training on Argo data use.

Teaser_Med&BS_Arctic&Baltic_workshopsJoin the Mediterranean and Black Seas & the Arctic and Baltic workshops on 8-9th April 2021!


Stakeholders are most welcome to attend and learn more about the role of Argo in the Arctic Ocean and Baltic Sea.

The agenda of the workshop will focus on the following topics:

  • Baltic Argo activities
  • Arctic Argo activites
  • International collaboration in both regions
  • Operating Argo floats in shallow waters
  • Operating Argo floats in seasonally ice-covered sea
  • Recovering Argo floats
  • Sensors for core missions
  • Biogeochemical sensors
  • Quality Control
  • Where to find the data and how to use it

Preliminary agenda 

The final agenda will be released in March 2021. 

application/pdf Preliminary agenda


Participation is free of charge but registration is mandatory.

Please use the link below to register. Deadline for registration: 25 March 2021.

Register here

Practical information

Day 1 is common with the Mediterranean and Black Seas workshop.

This event is 100% virtual. The link to the online sessions will be sent to registered participants.


Do you need more info?  See below for reference documents: