Statements & Presentations
May 29, 2014
May 25, 2014Statement in response to Boston Globe article "Woods Hole allies with energy firms"
April 13, 2012The Boston Globe Online
Advances made surveying and studying the Titanic have contributed to greater knowledge of the ocean and better stewardship of our planet.
June 8, 2010World Oceans Daybut at WHOI, every day is World Oceans Day. Recent events around the globe underscore the importance of understanding our watery planet.
A statement from WHOI President and Director Susan K. Avery regarding the uncontrolled flow of oil in the Gulf of Mexico
May 26, 2010The Deepwater Horizon oil rig disaster and subsequent oil leak and plumes in the Gulf of Mexico continue to be a focus of national attention and of special concern and interest for the ocean science community. More »
Susan K. Avery
Anacortes, Washington; March 29, 2014
April 29, 2014
Susan K. Avery, President and Director, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Written Testimony, United States Senate Committee on Appropriations
June 11, 2013
Dr. Susan K. Avery, President and Director, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Written testimony to the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation Subcommittee on Ocean, Atmosphere, Fisheries, and U.S. Coast Guard
March 4, 2009
Hearing on "How the Mission and Related Research of NOAA Contribute to The National Science Program"
Dr. Susan K. Avery, President and Director
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
May 21-22, 2014
May 22, 2014
Dr. Susan Avery speaks at TedX Boston about Revolutionary Ideas in Science
Seaport World Trade Center, Boston, MA
Thursday, July 29, 2010
» View a video of Dr. Susan Avery's presentation
World Future 2010: Sustainable Futures, Strategies, and Technologies
The Westin Boston Waterfront Hotel, Boston, MA
July 9, 2010
MLS Board Talk
July 7, 2010
CompSust10: 2nd International Conference on Computational Sustainability
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA
June 28, 2010
December 14, 2009
Dr. Susan Avery, Director and President, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution and Dr. Tony Haymet, Director, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, open the panel discussion on the "Impacts of Climate Change on Oceans, Coasts, and Small Island Developing States (SIDS): Ocean Warming, Sea Level Rise, Extreme Weather Events, Ocean Acidification, Coastal Erosion, Polar Changes, Impacts on Fisheries and Aquaculture, Impacts on Marine Biodiversity."
» View a video of Dr. Susan Avery's remarks
» View the Oceans Day Web site
Presented on May 18, 2008
Susan Avery's slides from a presentation about international
coordination and collaboration and the lessons to be learned from
atmosphere sciences at POGO (Partnership for
Observation of the Global Ocean) meeting in January 2009.
Susan Avery's slides from a presentation on the impact of climate change on coastal
cities at the opening
plenary session of the American Meteorological Society meeting in January 2009.
Slides from Susan Avery's presentation to the Friday Evening Lecture Series at the Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, July 3, 2009.