5th Scientific Committee Meeting

    Short Name
    SC05
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    Registration Due
    Meeting Papers Due
    1 Opening of the Meeting
    2 Adoption of Agenda
    3 Meeting arrangements
    4 Review of reports and recommendations from the Small Scientific Committees (SSC BF-ME and SSC PS) and the Technical Working Group on Chub Mackerel Stock Assessment (TWG CMSA)
     
    4.1 SSC on Bottom Fish and Marine Ecosystems
     
    4.2 SSC on Pacific Saury
     
    4.3 Technical Working Group on Chub Mackerel Stock Assessment
     
     
    4.3.1 Management Strategy Evaluation (MSE) for chub mackerel
     
     
    4.3.2 EU application for accession to NPFC
    5 Priority species
     
    5.1 Summary of progress on other four priority species (Neon flying squid, Japanese flying squid, Japanese Sardine, Spotted Mackerel)
     
    5.2 Identification of data needs and data gaps and discussion on an observer program and other ways to fill data gaps
     
    5.3 Establishment of a new SSC on these four priority species
     
    5.4 Development of summary sheets for all priority species
    6 Progress in data collection, management and security
     
    6.1 Information management and security regulations
     
     
    6.1.1 Review of the Interim Regulations for Management of Scientific Data and Information
     
     
    6.1.2 NPFC Data Sharing and Data Security Protocols
     
     
    6.1.3 NPFC Data-Sharing and Data-Security Protocols for Vessel Monitoring System (VMS) Data
     
    6.2 NPFC data management system (DMS)
    7 Scientific projects for 2020 and 2021
     
    7.1 Ongoing/planned projects
     
    7.2 New projects
     
    7.3 Review and prioritization of projects
    8 Cooperation with other organizations
     
    8.1 Reports on the joint NPFC-PICES activities since the SC04 meeting, including a report from PICES Secretariat
     
    8.2 Joint ICES-PICES WGSPF and PICES topic session on small pelagic fish (SPF) and PICES-ICES SPF symposium
     
    8.3 Joint NPFC-PICES workshop/course on VME indicator identification
     
    8.4 SC representation at PICES meetings
     
    8.5 Memorandum of Cooperation between NPFC and NPAFC
     
     
    8.5.1 Work plan to implement NPFC/NPAFC Memorandum of Cooperation
     
     
    8.5.2 NPAFC’s multinational survey in the North Pacific Ocean
     
    8.6 UN Decade of Ocean Science
     
    8.7 Partnership with the Fisheries and Resources Monitoring System of FAO (FIRMS)
     
    8.8 Cooperation with other organizations
    9 2020-2024 Research Plan and Work Plan
     
    9.1 Five-year Research Plan
     
    9.2 Five-year Work Plan
    10 Other matters
     
    10.1 Review of the Scientific Committee Terms of Reference (TOR)
     
    10.2 Coordination between SC and TCC
     
    10.3 Other issues
    11 Advice and recommendations to the Commission
    12 Next meeting
    13 Press release
    14 Adoption of the Report
    15 Close of the Meeting
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    Provisional Agenda
    NPFC-2020-SC05-MIP03 (Rev. 1)
    Annotated Indicative Schedule
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    Document Number Title File
    NPFC-2020-SC05-MIP02 Provisional Agenda
    NPFC-2020-SC05-MIP03 (Rev. 1) Annotated Indicative Schedule
    NPFC-2020-SC05-WP01 North Pacific Fisheries Commission Scientific Committee 2021-2025 Research Plan
    NPFC-2020-SSC BFME01-WP02 A proposal to develop ‘Species Summary’ documents for the NPFC priority species
    NPFC-2020-SC05-WP02 SC Five-Year Rolling Work Plan, 2020-2021 to 2024-2025
    NPFC-2020-SC05-WP03 Revision of the Scientific Committee Terms of Reference
    NPFC-2020-SC05-WP04 Cooperation between NPFC and NPAFC
    NPFC-2020-SC05-WP05 (Rev. 1) Scientific projects for 2017-2021
    NPFC-2020-SC05-WP06 Draft - NPFC Data Sharing and Data Security Protocols
    NPFC-2020-SC05-WP07 NPFC Data-Sharing and Data-Security Protocol for Vessel Monitoring System (VMS) Data
    NPFC-2020-SC05-WP08 NPFC Data Management System
    NPFC-2020-TWG CMSA03-WP11 Demonstration Management Strategy Evaluation for Chub Mackerel Using Open-Source Tools
    NPFC-2020-SC05-IP01 Participants for priority species groups
    NPFC-2020-SC05-IP02 A compiled list of cooperation opportunities and requests from other organizations
    NPFC-2020-SSC BFME01-IP02 (Rev. 1) NPFC SC Project #10: International Course for NPFC Observers for VME Indicator Taxa Identification
    NPFC-2020-SC05-OP01 Partnership with the Fisheries and Resources Monitoring System of FAO (FIRMS)
    NPFC-2020-SC05-OP02 Concept note – a research collaboration proposal between FAO-NPFC-GFW on the use of AIS data technology to improve monitoring of high sea fisheries
    NPFC-2020-SC05-OP03 Electronic Monitoring Toolkit
    NPFC-2020-SC05-OP04 A proposal from PICES for support of 2022 SPF symposium by NPFC
    NPFC-2020-SC05-OP05 ABNJ Deep- Sea Fisheries Project update for the NPFC 5th Scientific Committee Meeting
    NPFC-2020-SC05-OP06 The International Year Of The Salmon Pan Pacific High Seas Expedition 2022: A Collaborative International Approach To Understanding How A Rapidly Changing Ocean Affects Pacific Salmon And High Seas Ecosystems
    Application of the EU to accede to the NPFC Convention
    Interim Regulations for Management of Scientific Data and Information (click for LINK)