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

Crews and Drill Bit (JFAST)
Crews and Drill Bit (JFAST)
Townhall Meeting
Townhall Meeting
Cores in GCR
Cores in GCR