Past Workshops

Past Workshops


Supplemental Workshop Participation: MagellanPlus IODP/ICDP New Caledonia Peridotite Amphibious Drilling Workshop

January 22-24, 2019


2019 NEXT: Scientific Ocean Drilling Beyond 2023

May 6 – 7, 2019 – Denver, Colorado

Workshop Co-Chairs: Anthony Koppers (Oregon State University) and Jim Wright (Rutgers University)


PAIS/IODP Antarctic School

June 9 – 14, 2019 – College Station, Texas

School Organizers: Denise Kulhanek and Trevor Williams (Texas A&M University)


2019 Petrophysics Summer School

June 29 – July 5, 2019

Summer School Convener: European Petrophysics Consortium (EPC)

2018 Petrophysics Summer School

June 30 – July 6, 2018

Summer School Convener: European Petrophysics Consortium (EPC)


Polar Marine Diatom Workshop

August 6-10, 2018

Workshop Organizers: Beth Caissie, Reed Scherer, Jonathan Warnock, Leanne Armand, Maria Angeles Barcena, David Hardwood, Ric Jordan, Jenny Pike


ECORD Summer School, Sub-seafloor fluid transport and gas hydrate dynamics

September 3-14, 2018

Summer School Convener: ECORD & Cen­ter for Mar­ine En­vir­on­mental Sci­ences (MARUM), Bre­men Uni­versity


Supplemental Workshop Participation: MagellanPlus Workshop, Greenland Ice Sheet evolution revealed by drilling a transect on the Baffin Bay – West Greenland margin (909-Full)

September 12-14, 2018


Supplemental Workshop Participation: IODP-India/NCAOR Workshop, Scientific Proposals for Andamans Drilling Endeavor (SPADE)

September 17-18, 2018


Scientific Exploration of the Arctic and North Pacific

September 25-27, 2018

Workshop Conveners: Lindsay Worthington, Bernard Coakley, Matthias Forwick, Juliane Mueller, Summer Praetoris, and Kristen St. John

Demystifying the IODP Proposal Process for Early Career Scientists: Northern Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico

January 23-25, 2017 – Austin, Texas, USA

Workshop Committee: Chris Lowery, Andy Fraass, Molly Patterson, Justin Dodd, and Jason Coenen


Drilling strategies for assessing links between Quaternary Gulf Stream dynamics, pore pressure evolution, and slope stability on the Western North Atlantic Margin: An IODP proposal development workshop

April 11-13, 2017 – Dallas, Texas, USA

Workshop Organizers: Matthew Hornbach, Derek Sawyer, Hugh Daigle, and Jenna Hill


Onshore-Offshore Drilling and Sampling to Understand Freshwater Resources along the New England Continental Shelf: An IODP-ICDP Workshop

May 22-23, 2017 – Woods Hole, Massachusetts, USA

Workshop Organizers: Brandon Dugan, Mark Person, Rob Evans, Aaron Micallef, Susanne Stadler, and Robert van Geldern


Australasian IODP Regional Planning Workshop 2017

June 13-16, 2017 – Sydney, Australia

Workshop Organizers: Neville Exon, Karsten Gohl, Michael Gurnis, Stuart Henrys, Fumio Inagaki, Rob McKay, Dietmar Mueller, Dhananjai Pandey, Amelia Shevenell, and Jessica Whiteside


2017 Petrophysics Summer School

July 2-7, 2017 – University of Leicester, UK

Summer School Convener: European Petrophysics Consortium


Land-Ocean Interactions Across the Indian Ocean: Toward Regional Integration of Recent Drilling Results

July 10-12, 2017 – Narragansett, Rhode Island, USA

Workshop Committee/Organizers: Peter D. Clift, Rebecca Robinson, Liviu Giosan, Christian Betzler, Tomohisa Irino


Assessment of the JOIDES Resolution in Meeting the Challenges of the IODP Science Plan

September 26-27, 2017 – Denver, Colorado

Workshop Organizers: Beth Christensen, John Jaeger, Jennifer Biddle, Cara Burberry, Gail Christeson, Rob Harris, Mark Reagan, Rebecca Robinson, Jason Sylvan, Debbie Thomas


Drilling into Young Oceanic Crust for Subseafloor Observations at Axial Seamount

October 11-13, 2017

Workshop Organizers: Julie Huber, Tim Crone, Deborah Kelley

Antarctica’s Cenozoic Ice and Climate History: New science and new challenges of drilling in Antarctic waters

May 9-11, 2016 – College Station, TX
Convener: Trevor Williams


ECORD Summer School: Petrophysics

June 26 – July 1, 2016 – University of Leicester, UK
Convener: The European Petrophysics Consortium (EPC)


Short Course on Shipboard Sedimentology: Data Collection, Interpretation, and Integration

November 14-17, 2016 – College Station, TX
Course Instructors: Joel E. Johnson and Kathleen Marsaglia

Investigating Cascadia Subduction Zone Geodynamics Through Scientific Ocean Drilling
April 29-May 1, 2015 – Seattle, Washington
Convener: William Wilcock


Workshop for Scientific Drilling in the Indian Ocean Crust and Mantle
May 13-16, 2015, Woods Hole, Massachusetts
Convener: Henry Dick


Submarine Paleoseismology: Using giant piston coring within IODP to fill the gap in long-term records of great earthquakes
July 16-18, 2015 – Zurich, Switzerland
Conveners:  Michael Strasser (ETH Zürich, Switzerland), Antonio Cattaneo (IFREMER, France), Ken Ikehara (AIST, Japan), and Cecilia McHugh (Queens College, City Univ. New York, USA)


Developing Scientific Drilling Proposals for the Argentina Passive Volcanic Continental Margin
September 8-10, 2015, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Convener: Roger Flood


Exploring Deep Subsurface Life, Sedimentation and Tectonics in a Young Ocean: Workshop to synthesize site survey cruise data and develop new strategies for a scientific ocean drilling proposal in the Guaymas Basin
November 7-9, 2015 – Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Conveners:  Ivano Aiello, Andreas Teske and Christina Ravelo


International Workshop on Riser Technology
October 28-30, 1996 – Yokohama, Japan
Organizer: Japan Marine Science and Technology Center


The Future of Marine Geology and Geophysics
December 5-7, 1996 – Ashland Hills, Oregon
Convener: Paul Baker, Marcia McNutt

Multidisciplinary Observatories on the Deep Seafloor
January 11-13, 1995 – Marseille, France
Conveners: Adam Dziewonski, Yves Lancelot


Slope Stability
April 1995 – Palisades, New York
Convener: Lincoln Pratson


Dynamics of Lithosphere Convergence
September 17-20, 1995 – Miyagi, Japan
Convener: Manik Talwani

Ridge Observatory Experiment (ROBE)
February 18-20, 1993 – Seattle Washington
Convenors: J. Delaney, J. Hildebrand

APTICORE-ALBICORE: Global Events and Rhythms of the Mid-Cretaceous
October 4-9, 1992 – Perugia, Italy
Convener: Roger Larson


Characterization of Mid-Ocean Ridge Earthquake Activity Using Acoustic Data from U.S. Navy Permanent Hydrophone Arrays
April 23-24, 1991 – Woods Hole, Massachusetts
Convener: G.M. Purdy


Role of Antarctica in Global Climatic Change
August 28-30, 1991 – Santa Barbara, California
Convener: James Kennett, John Barron


Observing Temporal Variability of Ridge Crest Processes: a Pilot Experiment on the Juan de Fuca Ridge
November 13-15, 1991 – Seattle, Washington
Convener: Steve Hammond, Russel McDuff, Fred Spiess