Scientific Steering Committee

Co-Chairmen

Nikita Y. ANISIMOV President, Far Eastern Federal University (FEFU), Russia
Vyacheslav B. LOBANOV President, PACON, Director, V.I. Il’ichev Pacific Oceanological Institute (POI), FEB RAS, Russia
Valentin I. SERGIENKO Chairman, Far Eastern Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences (FEB RAS), Vice-President, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia

Vice-Chairmen

Victor V. BOGATOV Chief Scientific Secretary, FEB RAS, corr. member of RAS, Russia
Kirill S. GOLOKHVAST Vice-President for Research, Far Eastern Federal University, Russia
Olga O. TRUSENKOVA Leading Research Scientist, POI FEB RAS, Russia
Hitoshi SAITO Professor, Nihon University, CEO BMD Inc., Secretary, PACON, Japan

Committee Members

Andrey V. ADRIANOV Vice-President, Russian Academy of Sciences, President, National Scientific Center of Marine Biology FEB RAS, Russia
Alexander V. BABANIN Professor, Department of Infrastructure Engineering, the University of Melbourne, Australia
Petr Y. BAKLANOV Vice-President, Russian Geographic Society, President, Pacific Institute of Geography, FEB RAS, academician of RAS, Russia
Alexander T. BEKKER Director, School of Engineering, FEFU, Russia
Genevieve BRIGHOUSE Senior Research Scientist, Samoa Coastal Management Program, Samoa
Hyo CHOI Director General, Atmospheric & Oceanic Disaster Research Institute, Korea
Michael P. CROSBY President & CEO, MOTE Marine Laboratory, USA
Grigory I. DOLGIKH Deputy Chairman, FEB RAS, academician of RAS, Russia
Wolf GROSSMAN Senior Research Scientist, Centre for Environmental Research, Germany
Kenji HOTTA Professor, Nihon University, Japan
Yasuyuki IKEGAMI Professor, Saga University, Japan
Tomiki IKOMA Professor, Nihon University, Japan
Hideki KOHNO Professor, Hoshi University, Japan
Victor L. LARIN Head, Center for Asia-Pacific Studies, Institute of History, Archaeology and Ethnology, FEB RAS, corr. member of RAS, Russia
Kenneth LEBER Senior Research Scientist, MOTE Marine Laboratory, USA
Lorenz MAGAARD Prof. Emeritus, University of Hawai’i, USA
Koichi MASUDA Professor, Dept. of Oceanic Architecture & Engineering, Nihon University, Japan
Leonid M. MITNIK Chief Research Scientist, POI FEB RAS, Russia
Alexander F. SHCHERBATYUK Director, Institute of Marine Technology Problems, FEB RAS, corr. member of RAS, Russia
Yoshihiro SUENAGA Professor, Kagawa University, Japan
Ivan G. TANANAEV Director, School of Natural Sciences, FEFU, corr. member of RAS, Russia
DanLing TANG Professor, South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, CAS, Director, GD Key Lab of Ocean Remote Sensing, China
John WILTSHIRE Professor, University of Hawai’i, USA
Ying YE Professor, Dept. of Ocean Science, Zhejiang University, China