IMPRESSIONS OF THE AMS ANNUAL MEETING - A BAMS Interview with the European Meteorological Society’s Tanja Cegnar.
The EMS Tromp Award will be awarded to a scientist for an excellent scientific paper in the field of biometeorology, published between 1 January 2015 and 1 June 2017.
Anybody having published a scientific paper in the field of biometeorology meeting the criteria of the award and resident in Europe (WMO RAVI) is eligible to apply for the award.
The Danish Meteorological Society has elected Sven-Erik Gryning as the society's new president. He takes over from Eigil Kaas who led the DaMS for five years.
The European Meteorological Society has chosen Julia Slingo as Laureate of the EMS Silver Medal 2017. She is honoured for her outstanding contributions to meteorology and climate predictions.
An international coalition of 33 meteorological and climate societies and institutions have released a Collective Global Climate Statement to coincide with Earth Day on 22nd April, which this year is focused on environmental and climate literacy.
On invitation of the Portuguese Meteorological and Geophysical Association 100 experts from different institutions discussed risks that are connected to meteorological and geophysical phenomena.
It also marked the 20th anniversary of the APMG.
The EMS Council at its recent Session selected Sylvain Joffre, chair of the EMS Committee on Meetings, as the recipient of the EMS Outstanding Contribution Award 2017. He is honoured for pursuing and advancing the growth of the Annual Meeting activities of the Society through continuous and exceptional dedication to international networking and connecting diverse communities.
World Meteorological Day - 23 March 2017.
Clouds are of enormous importance for weather, climate and water. Clouds are central to weather observations and forecasts.
From 4 to 8 September 2017 the EMS2017 will take place in Dublin, Ireland.
14 March: deadline for travel award applications
21 April: deadline for abstract submission and waiver applications
Three training workshops will be held on 3 September in Dublin.
"Infrastructure and climate change – How will climate change impact infrastructure?" - Météo et Climat is organising the 14th International Weather and Climate Forum, with particpatory discussions on 23 March, a Symposium on 24 March in Paris, and a Media workshop on Climate Change from 30 March to 1 April in Turin/Italy.