Annette has more than 10 years’ experience in science communication, teaching and training in the area of the ocean and all things marine. She holds a PhD in Oceanography and a BSc in Marine Sciences from NUI Galway, during which she gained extensive knowledge on the impact of anthropogenic activities in the deep-sea, as well as communicating scientific results to a variety of audiences. Annette also has experience supporting and coordinating international training and capacity building programmes in ocean-atmosphere-climate interactions. She currently carries out / leads the communication and dissemination activities for several H2020 funded projects (SEALIVE, Mission Atlantic) implementing activities to increase the overall impact of projects dealing with grand societal challenges.

Projects: SEALIVE (, Mission Atlantic (