The international Award for meteorology and climatology Eduard Fontserè 2017 will be presented to Roberto Serrano-Notivoli and his co-authors during the XXIII Symposium of Meteorology Eduard Fontserè, on 24 and 26 November 2017 in Barcelona. [more]
The Slovak Meteorological Society held its General Assembly in September 2017 and elected a new committee; the new president is Paulina Volova of the Slovak Hydrometeorological Institute (SHMI) in Bratislava. [more]
Deadline 31 Jan 2018 / optional: 10 Dec 2017 for short proposals
Technological contributions that have the potential for Europe-wide impact are recognised with the Technology Achievement Award. The deadline for nominations is 31 January 2018. [more]
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. [more]
The 2017 EMS Annual Meeting from 4 to 8 September 2017 at Dublin City University, Ireland, was attended by 814 participants from 46 countries. Photos, videos, poster award, ... [more]
Harry Otten Prize for Innovation in Meteorology awarded in Dublin - Lee Chapman receives 25,000 Euro for his idea of using low-cost sensors and the Internet of Things to advance weather forecasts. [more]
EMS in short
The EMS is the association of Meteorological Societies in Europe. The network consists of 37 Member Societies and 32 Associate Members. The EMS is a non-profit-making organisation. The EMS Annual Meetings attract some 600 people each year from all sectors of the field. With a number of Awards outstanding contributions to the science, its applications and communciation are honoured; young scientists are supported through travel grants.