The Science Committee (SCICOM) oversees all aspects of the scientific work, whilst the Advisory Committee (ACOM) provides advice to clients on fisheries and marine ecosystem issues. Working under both are expert groups, workshops, steering groups, advice drafting groups, and review groups.
The core of ICES work is accomplished through our Expert Groups (EG) and workshops. Steering Groups (SG) manage the expert groups and workshops portfolio:
ACOM and SCICOM share activities in strategically important areas: