MAY 16

Hosted by Nortek

THU, MAY 16 - FRI, MAY 17

Florida International University- Biscayne Bay campus

Nortek Day Miami - 2024

Join us for two days of discussions and field deployments at Florida International University (FIU)! We will have presentations sharing the latest marine research out of the southeast as well as field demonstrations of Nortek equipment.

Biscayne Bay

The agenda

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9:00 am - 9:15 am EDT

Check in and welcome

FIU- Biscayne Bay

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9:15 am - 9:30 am EDT

Event introduction

Welcome and event overview


Benjamin Binder

Florida International University

9:30 am - 9:50 am EDT

Nortek 101

Nortek Update Session


Caroline Simms


9:50 am - 10:10 am EDT

Doppler 101 & ADCP overview

Nortek Update Session


Michael Dunn


10:10 am - 10:30 am EDT


Coffee break

10:30 am - 11:00 am EDT

Monitoring large-scale ocean currents

Application / User Session


Eduardo Jardim

University of Miami

11:00 am - 11:30 am EDT

ADCP measurements in the research of marine hydrokinetic energy devices to utilize Florida's ocean currents and tidal resources

Application / User Session


Bill Baxley

Florida Atlantic University

11:30 am - 11:50 am EDT

Aquadopp 2: updates from Nortek

Nortek Update Session


Caroline Simms


11:50 am - 12:00 pm EDT


Remaining questions from morning sessions.

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT


Lunch will be provided. Please get in touch with Caroline if you have any dietary restrictions.

1:00 pm - 1:20 pm EDT

Signature series overview & echosounder

Nortek Update Session


Evan Price


1:20 pm - 1:50 pm EDT

Signature100 - maximizing water column data

Application / User Session


Joe Bretl

University of Miami

1:50 pm - 2:20 pm EDT

Evaluating and forecasting total water levels and storm-induced coastal changes across coastlines

Application / User Session

Vargas Babilonia

Priscilia Vargas-Babilonia


2:20 pm - 2:50 pm EDT

Deployment do's & don'ts; Signature1000 configuration

Preparation for Signature1000 deployment from vessel


Evan Price


3:00 pm - 4:30 pm EDT

On-water deployment of Signature1000

We will go as a group to the vessel to deploy the ADCP. If you do not wish to join for the deployment, you may still meet back up with the group at the social event.

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm EDT

Brewery social

Lost City Brewing

Join us for drinks and light appetizers after the deployment.

9:30 am - 10:00 am EDT

QA / QC session

Nortek Update Session


Michael Dunn


10:00 am - 11:30 am EDT

Signature1000 data review & discussion

Review the data collected overnight by the Signature1000 and discuss as a group.

11:30 am - 1:00 pm EDT

FIU facilities tour

Event will conclude after the tour.


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