International Planning Committee:


Ulf Riebesell (Chair), Leibniz Institute of Marine Sciences (IFM-GEOMAR), Germany
Claire Armstrong, University of Tromsø, Norway
Peter Brewer, Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, USA
Ken Denman, University of Victoria, Canada
Richard Feely, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, USA
Kunshan Gao, Xiamen University, China
Jean-Pierre Gattuso, Observatoire Océanologique, Laboratoire d'Océanographie, France
Dan Laffoley, Natural England and the International Union for Conservation of Nature, UK
Yukihiro Nojiri, National Institute for Environmental Studies, Japan
James Orr, Laboratoire des Sciences du Climat et l'Environnement, France
Hans-Otto Poertner, Alfred Wegener Institute, Germany
Carlos Eduardo Rezende, Universidade Estadual do Norte Fluminense, Brazil
Daniela Schmidt, University of Bristol, UK
Anya Waite, University of Western Australia

Local Organizing Committee:

Adina Abeles, Center for Ocean Solutions
Jim Barry, Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute

Ginger Hopkins, Monterey Bay Aquarium

George Matsumoto, Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute
Adina Paytan, University of California, Santa Cruz

Lauren Siring, Monterey County Convention & Visitors Bureau


Sponsors' Representatives:

Edward R. Urban, Jr, SCOR
Wendy Broadgate, IGBP
J. Luis Valdes, IOC
Elizabeth Gross, Symposium Manager