We are a network of early career marine scientists interested in building a community of practice around using open data. You do not need to work in marine systems to join! We welcome new members anytime - see our “How to Join” Page for information on how to sign up.

Below are some demographic information about our participants.

Distribution of participants by career stage:

Career Level

Distribution of participants by institution:


Self-characterization of our participants as how their research program or interests are divided between oceanographic disciplines:


Distribution of our members by region (June 2019):

Geographic Location