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EMS Webinar: The operationalisation of climate projections

The EMS Webinar series continues. Our speaker this time will be Ricardo García Herrera, a Professor of Atmospheric Physics at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid. He will show how testimonies of weather and sea conditions since the early times of the sailing era were kept, how they can be converted [more]

Workshop on Mindful Climate Communication

This half-day workshop will be held as a pre-event to the EMS2024 on 1 September in Barcelona. The title reflects the fact that we want to raise awareness of the diverse psychological and social components that are involved in climate communication. It is funded by the EMS and the FutureMED COST action. Registration opens in the coming days.[more]

What does AI mean for weather forecasting?

The WeatherPod team has been developing  a new in depth focus on Artifical Intelligence and weather forecasting, with three new episodes to view and hear: an interview about ‘AI for Numerical Weather Prediction’, the second about developing physics-based trustworthy AI methods, and the third episode about [more]

Introducing the new Journal of the EMS

The EMS is excited to announce the launch of the new Journal of the EMS: JEMS is an international, peer-reviewed, open access online journal, publishing international research and review articles of general interest and relevance about weather, climate and related fields.[more]

EMS Webinar: Seamen records of past climate

The EMS Webinar series continues. Our speaker this time will be Ricardo García Herrera, a Professor of Atmospheric Physics at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid. He will show how testimonies of weather and sea conditions since the early times of the sailing era were kept, how they can be converted [more]

EMS Technology Achievement Award 2024 for EMADDC

The EMADDC team has demonstrated that an opportunistic use of aircraft data can be turned into a well calibrated, rich source of upper air observations, and that, through international collaboration by EUMETNET, these can be provided as a valuable service to the aeronautical and meteorological communities.[more]

S. Zilitinkevich Award 2024 for Aijun Ding

Professor Aijun Ding of the School of Atmospheric Sciences, Nanjing University, China, has been selected to receive the S. Zilitinkevich Memorial Award 2024. He has made extraordinary contributions to the understanding of the aerosol-planetary boundary layer (PBL) interaction and its application …[more]

EMS Silver Medal 2024 for Sue Grimmond

Susan Grimmond, United Kingdom, will receive the EMS Silver Medal 2024 to recognize her exceptional scientific and academic career, marked by pioneering contributions to the field of urban meteorology, her leadership in the meteorological community, and the impact of her work in operations for weather and climate modelling.[more]

Communicating Weather and Well-Being

The Symposium with the focus on Communicating Biometeorological Knowledge for Public Health will be held as a hybrid side event at the EMS Annual Meeting in Barcelona on 5 and 6 September 2024. In-person attendance is limited to 50 participants.[more]