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12.11.2009 03:05 Age: 8 yrs
Category: AATAMS

AATAMS/IMOS 2009 workshop

The AATAMS/IMOS workshop which was held at the Sydney Institute of Marine Science on the 2nd-4th of November 2009 saw delegates from around Australia and the world gather to discuss various aspects of acoustic telemetry theory, current/ future projects , data analysis/visualisation applications, projects and products.

This event was proudly sponsored by VEMCO, AIMS, TAFI, Eon- fusion, IMOS and SIMS.  Highlights of this workshop included Dale Webber (VEMCO senior biologist) and Sandra Greer (VEMCO CEO) who covered in-depth the technical information behind current and future acoustic studies. Dale also gave several demonstrations on using vr2w, vr100 and vr3 units and using the Vue software to interpret acoustic receiver data.  As well as some of the new products that will be entering the market shortly for our use.  Plenary talks came from Barry Bruce (CSIRO) on the movements of white sharks and Colin Simpfendorfer (James Cook University) on the