The twenty second Argo Steering Team meeting is a virtual meeting due to continuing travel concerns related to COVID-19. The meeting will take place the week of 22 – 26 March 2021.

The Argo Steering Team Meeting is a time for the national groups who contribute to international Argo to come together and discuss logistical and technical matters pertaining to the Argo array.

The week will include a BGC-Argo session as well as the AST plenary sessions. There will also be a vendor session.  Please see the schedule details below.

Please register by 15 March 2021 filling out this Google Form.

Presenters:  please upload your talks by 18 March to the AST-22 talks Google folder or send them to  Also, all presenters will be asked to provide a summary of their presentation.  This can be inserted into the AST-22 Meeting Notes or emailed to

Zoom meeting details have been sent for

  • the open sessions:  22, 23 & 26
  • the closed session:  24
  • the vendor session:  25

If you haven’t received the details, please email

Here is a link to a Sched webpage with the Agenda and times that can be adjusted to different time zones.

Monday March 22nd
12 – 15 UTC
BGC Argo session Open
Tuesday March 23rd
12 – 15 UTC
Argo’s status and future Open
Wednesday March 24th
12 – 15 UTC
Technical updates Closed
Thursday March 25th Vendor session Open
Friday March 26th
12 – 15 UTC
Argo Data, Communications and upcoming meetings Open
France USA East USA West Japan Australia India
12 – 15 UTC 13h00 – 17h00 08h00 – 11h00 05h00 – 08h00 21h00 – 0h00 23h00 – 02h00 17h30 – 20h30