Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Meteorologie


Established: 1916
Number of members: 168
President: Michael Sprenger

Purpose & objectives:

  • Advance the science of the atmosphere and hydrosphere in Switzerland
  • Provide opportunities for exchange and publications
  • Advance co-operation on an international level

Main activities:

  • Annual Meeting, including scientific presentations and a photo competition; master students are invited for short presentations of their projects
  • Events especially arranged for students to introduce employment opportunities outside the academic sector
  • Publication of Meteorologische Zeitschrift, together with DMG and ÖGM
  • Collaboration with DMG and ÖGM on the triennual conference DACH (conference language German)

Recent news and activities:

Contact information:

Präsident: Michael Sprenger
ETH Zürich
Institut für Atmosphäre und Klima
CHM M 12.3
Universitätstrasse 16
CH-8092 Zürich
Tel. +41 44 633 36 23
E-Mail: sgm-info[at]