The use of artificial intelligence is now crucial for environmental and climate issues, including oceanography. In this context, SCAI, ISCD and the Institut de l'Océan of Sorbonne Université joined their forces to offer a transdisciplinary summer school for PhD and post-doctoral students. 20 students will be selected  according to their academic background, their research subject & their motivation to participate in this school.

The objective: to acquire knowledges and skills in AI applied to oceanography (marine biology - omics, imagery -, physics, modeling, etc.)

Registration is open here

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Provisional program (courses in English) : 

Monday August 29: programming reminders and quick introduction
Tuesday August 30: biology-environment link (genomics, gradient boosting, distribution models). L Bittner & JO Irisson
Wednesday August 31: Derivation of poorly observed variables (satellite images of water color, SOM, filling by CNN). C Jamet & A Charantonis
Thursday September 1: Image classification (plankton images, CNN, vision transformers). JO Irisson, M Cord & H Touvron
Friday September 2: Dynamic modeling (marine ecosystem models, AI-informed physics). SD Ayata & P Gallinari.

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