EMS News

Looking back at the EMS2023

The Media and Communication Committee has created a short video with a short recap of EMS 2023, which took place 3-8 September 2023 in Bratislava. Included are a few interviews with conference participants, that were[more]

EMS Webinar: The Geomagnetic Storm: Beauty and the Beast

The EMS Webinar series continues with a special edition about Aurora Borealis. Our first speaker, Árpád Kis, a geophysicist and space scientist, will cover all the fundamental aspects of a geomagnetic storm and its impact on the Earth environment. Hanneke Luijting, a meteorologist and sustainability advisor to the government, from the Netherlands, will provide insights in how to capture Aurora Borealis in photography.[more]

TFTAYS 2024: Application until 18 April

The Tromp Foundation Travel Award  to Young Scientists (TFTAYS) is an award specifically for presentations in the field of biometeorology. The award consists of a waiver for the registration fee and financial support of €500[more]

EMS Media Awards 2024: nominations until 25 May

This year The EMS Communicating Weather & Climate Award is announced for the first time. The aim is to honour outstanding and long-term communication activity by an individual in the field of meteorology/climatology in any media outlet. We also invite submissions for the Outreach & Communication Award 2024.[more]

Carola Detring joins EMS as Assistant

The EMS is delighted to welcome Carola Detring as new part-time staff member. Carola joined on 1 February 2024 and will mainly support the preparations and development of the EMS Annual Meetings. Carola brings a lot of experience in this area through her membership of the EMS Committee on Meetings [more]

Apply for Young Scientist Conference Awards

Application deadline: 15 March 2024
We invite applications for four Young Scientist Conference Awards to attend the EMS Annual Meeting 2024 in Barcelona. The award consists of a registration fee waiver and financial support of 300€ for travel expenditures.[more]

Europhotometeo 2024: public voting is open

The gallery with more than 200 photos is open.

The Europhotometeo 2024 has reached its final stage. The Jury, consisting of the presidents of the member societies, the members of the EMS Council, and the EMS President, is now voting. 206 photos have been selected for the gallery – the public voting is open now. Everyone may mark the photos he or she likes best. The voting will close on 21 March 2024.[more]