Information for the AST-20 Meeting

The twentieth Argo Steering Team meeting will be hosted by the Second Institute of Ocean Sciences in Hangzhou, China, the week of 11 - 15 March 2019.

The Argo Steering Team Meeting is a time for the national groups who contribute to international Argo to come together and discuss logistical and technical matters pertaining to the Argo array.

The AST executive meeting will be held at 13h00 on 11 March 2019.

The plenary AST meeting will be held 12 March 2019 through 14 March 2019. The start time will be 9h00 on the 12th.

Please contact Megan Scanderbeg at if you need an official invitation letter to obtain a visa to China.

Please register and request letters of invitation by 1 February 2019.