“Women on the Water” with Dr. Jyotika Virmani, Executive Director at the Schmidt Institute for Ocean Exploration

Dr. Virmani, Executive Director of the Schmidt Institute, joins Anastasia Fischer, President of US Harbors for the 5th episode in our “Women on the Water” video series. Dr. Virmani, in addition to guiding one of the leading programs facilitating the mapping of our ocean floors is an established ocean atmosphere meteorologist, and has spent much of her career in developing the ocean observing systems that make our marine weather conditions and forecasts possible. Prior to joining the Schmidt Institute, Dr. Virmani was head of X Prize’s Planet & Environment Program.

This event premiered live on  Wednesday, August 12 , 2020 at noon ET/9am PT