From 4 to 8 September 2017 the EMS2017 will take place in Dublin, Ireland.
With the conference theme key challenges for the meteorological and climatological communities will be addressed. A new framework for the session programme has been developed. Abstract submission will open in February 2017.
Distinguished contributions to the development of meteorology in Europe are recognised with the EMS Silver Medal. The deadline for nominations is Wednesday, 31 January 2018.
EMS Member Societies, EMS Associate Members, EMS Committees and Project Teams through their respective chairs, and EMS Council representatives are invited to make nominations for the EMS Silver Medal 2018.
637 participants from 45 countries attended the 16th EMS Annual Meeting & 11th European Conference on Applied Climatology in Trieste, Italy.
The Members of the historical Italian Geophysical Association (AGI), founded in 1951, unanimously approved the adoption of a new name - Italian Association of Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology (AISAM) - and a new statute during their General Assembly held on July 27th 2016 in Rome.
Lieutenant Colonel Guido Guidi of the Italian Air Force Weather Service has been selected to receive the EMS Broadcast Meteorologist Award 2016. He is very well known in Italy as weather forecaster on RAI1 and RAI2, the major public television.
The Outreach & Communication Award 2016 is presented to the Science Park of the Austrian Central Institute for Meteorology and Geodynamics (ZAMG). The project Sandscape is recognized through an Honourable Mention.
Celebrating the 100-year anniversary of the Swiss Society for Meteorology (SGM) , the society has published a book on the development of atmospheric and climate sciences in Switzerland and SGM.
The EMS Young Scientist Award 2016 is awarded to Giovanni Tumolo from the Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP) in Trieste, Italy for his publication: “A semi-implicit, semi-Lagrangian discontinuous Galerkin framework for adaptive numerical weather prediction”, G. Tumolo, L. Bonaventura, Q.J.R. Meteror. Society 141: 2582-2601, Oct 2015, A doi: 10.1002/qj2544.
The First EMS Technology Achievemnent Awards in the field of meteorology and earth observation go to MARS, the Meteorological Archival and Retrieval System developed at ECMWF, and the BOBER - Distributed "real-time" Environmental Measuring System, developed at the Slovenian Environmental Agency.
The European Meteorological Society (EMS) has chosen Michel Jarraud as Laureate of the EMS Silver Medal 2016. He is honoured for significant scientific contributions to the establishment of spectral methods in numerical weather prediction, his leading role in ...