International Working Group Plus


International Working Group Plus (IWG+)

The purpose of the IWG+ is to frame a new multinational program architecture that promotes delivery of the best possible and most exciting and relevant science to the broad science community and the public through scientific ocean drilling.

IWG+ consists of representatives from all the IODP funding agencies (NSF, MEXT, ECORD, Korea, China, India, ANZIC), representatives from the Implementing Organizations (USIO, JAMSTEC/CDEX, ESO), representatives from SAS, representatives, representatives from IODP-MI, representatives from the Program Member Offices, and other interested observers.

primary point of contact : Thomas Janecek, NSF, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


Washing, D.C. Meeting: June 21-22, 2012, Washington, D.C. USA

Goa Meeting: January 18-19, 2012, Goa, India

Amsterdam Meeting: June 16-17, 2011, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Miami Meeting: January 20-21, 2011, Miami, FL, USA

Kyoto Meeting: June 16-18, 2011, Kyoto, Japan

Seoul Meeting: January 20-22, 2010, Seoul, Republic of Korea

AGU Meeting: December 15, 2009, San Francisco, CA, USA

Bremen Meeting: September 22, 2009, Bremen, Germany

Washington, DC Meeting: June 18, 2009, Washington, DC, USA

IODP Photo Gallery

Core from Great Barrier Reef
Core from Great Barrier Reef
With gas masks in lab Exp.331
With gas masks in lab Exp.331
Ocean Hall (Smithsonian Museum 1)
Ocean Hall (Smithsonian Museum 1)