The DSC and OOIFB will hold their Fall Meeting at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution’s Quissett Campus Carriage House on the following dates:

  • Wednesday – October 11th – Data Systems Committee (DSC) meeting
  • Thursday – October 12th – OOIFB and DSC joint session
  • Friday – October 13th – OOIFB meeting (expect to adjourn by mid-afternoon)

A group dinner is being planned for the evening of Thursday, October 12th.

Please RSVP by October 4th:

For logistical purposes, we need to know who plans to attend the meetings and if your attendance will be in-person or virtual.  Virtual participants will receive a Zoom link prior to the meetings. For those attending in-person, we need to know of any dietary constraints for catering requirements. Please RSVP Here by October 4th.


The meeting tentative agenda is available HERE. Please note, that updates to the agenda will be posted periodically.


Ground transportation out of Logan Airport – The Sumner Tunnel has been closed 7 days a week since July 5 and is scheduled to reopen on September 1st as part of the restoration project.  Traffic patterns should return to normal well before the fall meeting.


A special hotel rate has been negotiated with Inn on the Square, Falmouth, Massachusetts 02540. Contact the OOIFB Office for details on how to receive the special rate. The deadline to make reservations under the group rate is September 11, 2023.