Special Issue: Jean-François Geleyn’s work in NWP

Météo et Climat has published a special issue of La Météorologie on the role of Jean-François Geleyn in shaping Numerical Weather Prediction in France and in Europe. The research activities carried out by Jean-François throughout his career, along with personal testimonies of former colleagues and friends, are described in a series of 13 articles in the French language which are made freely available.[more]

A new website for the journal La Météorologie

Météo et Climat is pleased to announce that its journal La Météorologie has moved to a new website which offers a simple and intuitive interface in French and in English, customized for all devices. Some articles are open access immediately, after two years all published items become open access.[more]

Joint International Climate Communiqué

A global community of 43 national meteorological societies and organisations working on climate and sustainability have released a Joint International Climate Communiqué on World Meteorological Day 2021 (23 March). Together they reiterate the critical importance of addressing climate change.[more]

Registration for ESSL Testbed 2021 now open

Testbed participation includes lectures on ingredient-based storm forecasting, that will be applied during afternoon forecasting sessions. In addition, participants work with new, developmental tools to support forecasting convective hazards, and provide feedback to them.[more]

EMS2021: Awards and registration fee waivers

For the EMS2021 online, three support schemes are available, with different closing dates for applications: EMS Young Scientist Conference Awards, Tromp Foundation Conference Award to Young Scientists for papers on biometeorology and registration fee waivers. More information[more]

Call for nominations: EMS Young Scientist Award

Deadline for nominations: 21 April 2021. The EMS Young Scientist Award (YSA) is given annually to an individual in recognition of excellent performance in terms of scientific publications or presentations during the early stage of their scientific career. The award is in the form of prize money (1000€) and the awardee is invited [more]

8 March 2021 – Spotlight: Women in Science

8 March is International Women’s Day and many organisations in the meteorological and climatological field organise events to mark the day and discuss ways to facilitate accessibility, inclusion and diversity in sciences.[more]