Writing Team: FUTURE Science Plan Writing Team
  • Acronym: WT-SP
  • Parent Study Group: SG-FISP
  • Term: Jan. 2007 - Apr. 2008
To develop a draft Science Plan based on the current outline of FUTURE, and a final Science Plan after receiving comments from the PICES community at the 2007 Annual Meeting in Victoria, Canada.
  1. To prepare a 1-2 page outline of their views on the basic structure and key elements (major themes, key questions) of the Science Plan
    Prior to a first WT meeting in February 2007
  2. To hold a 2-day meeting to discuss the differences & similarities among the outlines and to arrive at a final detailed outline
    February 16-17, 2007, in Seattle (U.S.A.), following the International Symposium on "Future of Fishery Science in North America"
  3. To further develop the outline by expanding on the major sections and writing short descriptions of the state of the science for a theme area
    Between the February WT meeting and a FISP workshop in April
  4. To convene the FISP Workshop to review the goals, objectives, organization and key elements of the Science Plan, define the key questions to be answered, and determine strategic approaches to answering the questions
    April 16-18, 2007, in Yokohama (Japan), immediately prior to the 2007 inter-sessional SB/GC meeting; The FISP workshop might be followed by a 1-day WT meeting to decide on assignments to drafting sections of the Science Plan
  5. To develop the draft Science Plan and submit it to Science Board and Council for review
    September 2007
  6. To participate in the Open Forum and a 1-day WT/SB/GC workshop at PICES XVI
    Late October/early November 2007, in Victoria, Canada
  7. To revise the draft Science Plan following comments from the PICES scientific community at these forums, and submit it for peer-review
    December 2007
  8. To finalize the Science Plan following comments from reviewers and have it available for approval at the 2008 inter-sessional SB/GC meeting
    April 2008
Working Documents
Members (as of Apr. 2008)
Jacquelynne R. King
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Pacific Biological Station
3190 Hammond Bay Road
Nanaimo, BC
Canada V9T 6N7
Jake Rice
Fisheries and Oceans
Ecosystem Science Directorate
Station 12S014, 200 Kent Street
Ottawa, ON
Canada K1A 0E6
Shin-ichi Ito
Tohoku National Fisheries Research Institute, FRA
3-27-5 Shinhama-cho
Shiogama, Miyagi
Japan 985-0001
Shoshiro Minobe
Natural History Sciences
Graduate School of Sciences
Hokkaido University
Rigaku-8-goukan 1F, N10W8
Sapporo, Hokkaido
Japan 060-0810
Hiroaki Saito
Biological Oceanography Section
Tohoku National Fisheries Research Institute, FRA
3-27-5 Shinhama-cho
Shiogama, Miyagi
Japan 985-0001
Jie Kong
Yellow Sea Fisheries Research Institute, CAFS
106 Nanjing Road
Qingdao, Shandong
People's Republic of China 266071
Kyung-Il Chang
School of Earth and Environmental Sciences
Seoul National University
San 56-1 Shillim-dong, Kwanaka-ku
Republic of Korea 151-742
Jung-Hwa Choi
Fisheries Resources Research Team
National Fisheries R&D Institute, MOMAF
408-1 Shirang-ri, Kijang-up, Kijang-gun
Republic of Korea 619-902
Sinjae Yoo
Science Board Vice-Chairman
Climate Change Research Division
Korea Ocean R&D Institute (KORDI)
1270 Sa-dong
Ansan, Gyeonggi-do
Republic of Korea 426-170
Oleg N. Katugin
Fisheries Resources of the Far Eastern Seas
Pacific Research Institute of Fisheries and Oceanography (TINRO-Center)
4 Shevchenko Alley
Vladivostok, Primorsky
Russia 690950
Jack A. Barth
College of Oceanic and Atmospheric Sciences
Oregon State University
104 COAS Admin. Bldg.
Corvallis, OR
U.S.A. 97331-5503
David Lincoln Fluharty
School of Marine Affairs
University of Washington
3707 Brooklyn Ave. NE
Seattle, WA
U.S.A. 98105
Anne B. Hollowed
Alaska Fisheries Science Center, NMFS, NOAA
7600 Sand Point Way NE
Seattle, WA
U.S.A. 98115-6349
John E. Stein
Northwest Fisheries Science Center, NMFS, NOAA
2725 Montlake Blvd E
Seattle, WA
U.S.A. 98112-2097