oceanexpert oceanexpert



© 2014, UNESCO/IOC Project Office for IODE, Ostend, Belgium   Find us on Google+

Details of Mr Peter J. Pissierssens   


PERSONAL DATA

Gender male
Job title Head, IOC Project Office for IODE, Oostende, Belgium
Department IOC Project Office for IODE
Institution
UNESCO/IOC Project Office for IODE ( IODE)
Wandelaarkaai 7 - Pakhuis 61 Oostende B-8400
Address
UNESCO/IOC Project Office for IODE Wandelaarkaai 7 - Pakhuis 61
Oostende
B-8400
Belgium
Nationality Belgium
Tel +32-59-340158
Fax +32-59-79 5220
Email
You must log in with an approved account to view email addresses.
Website http://www.iode.org
Social Media Links
You must log in with an approved account to view social media links
PROFESSIONAL DATA

Degree MSc
Job type Teaching/Education , Decision Making & Policy , Extension Services (Public Awareness)
Comments Originally a marine biologist from the Free University of Brussels, Peter Pissierssens moved to Kenya in 1985 and developed the regional marine information network for eastern Africa (RECOSCIX-WIO). He also worked at UNEP Nairobi before joining the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission in 1989, again in Kenya. He moved to IOC headquarters in Paris, France in 1992, where he took on the marine information management activities for the IOC's International Oceanographic Data and Information Exchange (IODE). In 2000 he took over as Head of IOC's Ocean Services. In November 2007 Peter moved to Belgium as the Head of the IOC Project Office for IODE in Oostende, which is also the IODE Secretariat.

Group(s): IOC , GOOS , IODE , IODE staff , IODE Staff - Ostend Project Office , IODE SG-OceanTeacher , JCOMM , JCOMM Joint Secretariat , Oostende , IOC admins , IOC Secretariat , IOC DIM advisory group , ITIC , IODE SG-ODP , IODE SG-OceanDocs , ICAN admin
Created: 2004-09-06 Last Updated: 2014-06-02 by Peter PISSIERSSENS