Associació Catalana de Meteorologia (ACAM)

Spain, Catalonia

logo_acam_webEstablished: 1995
Number of members: 166
President: Dr. Joan Bech

Main activities:

  • Jornades de Meteorologia Eduard Fontserè: Organisation of a yearly meeting with invited speakers and poster presentations; publication of a book with summaries of the presentations.
  • Participation and support to seminars, exhibitions and other outreach activities related to meteorology.
  • Organisation of the biennial Eduard Fontserè prize, awarded for studies related to Mediterranean Meteorology. English instructions at http://acam.cat/sites/default/files/03_Rules_AwardsEF_Intern-State_english_2015.pdf
  • Publication jointly with the University of the Balearic Islands of the open-access journal Tethys http://www.tethys.cat.
  • Co-organisation with the Tethys journal Editorial Board of the biennial International Conference on Meteorology and Climatology of the Mediterranean (MetMed).

Contact information:

C/ Pere Giró, 9
08720 Vilafranca del Penedès
Catalonia, Spain
e-mail: acam at acam.cat