2022 Surface Water and Ocean Topography (SWOT) Science Team Meeting

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2022 Surface Water and Ocean Topography (SWOT) Science Team Meeting
27 June, 2022 to 30 June, 2022
Chapel Hill, NC, USA, Toulouse, France and Virtual

SWOT logoThe SWOT mission brings together two communities focused on a better understanding of the world's oceans and its terrestrial surface waters. U.S. and French oceanographers and hydrologists and international partners have joined forces to develop this satellite mission to make the first global survey of Earth's surface water, observe the fine details of the ocean's surface topography, and measure how water bodies change over time.

Meeting Registration

There is no fee to register.  Please register by May 13th.




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USA Site

Venue and Lodging Information

The Carolina Inn
211 Pittsboro St
Chapel Hill, North Carolina USA
(800) 962.8519 - Ask for the room block, or book online.


The meeting includes a continental breakfast, a mid-morning coffee break, lunch, and an afternoon coffee break each day.

French Site

Venue and Lodging Information

3 days at CNES and 1 day at Diagora, Labege (details coming soon)

Lodging is your choice


Coffee breaks and lunch will be provided, and there will be a conference dinner on Wednesday night.


Contact Information

For meeting content questions, please contact Tamlin Pavelsky (pavelsky@unc.edu).

For meeting logistics please, contact Leanne Rehme (lrehme@ucar.edu).