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EMS and AMS renew collaboration agreement

As organizations with common goals of supporting the creation and dissemination of knowledge in the atmospheric and related sciences, the American Meteorological Society (AMS) and the European Meteorological Society (EMS) have renewed their commitment for[more]

EMS Journalistic Award for Zornitsa Spasova and Ole Mathismoen

The two awardees selected for the EMS Journalistic Award 2023 show two different views on climate change: Zornitsa Spasova focusses on a broader international review of societal impacts, while Ole Mathismoen zooms in on a very local and personal perspective, “humanising” the climate change problem in a manner that many people can relate to.[more]

Mateusz Taszarek receives the EMS Young Scientist Award 2023

The EMS Young Scientist Award 2023 is presented to Dr. Mateusz Taszarek, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań, Poland, for his important contribution to the understanding of severe convective storm hazards, their accompanying atmospheric environments and relationships[more]

EMS Silver Medal 2023 for Sarah Jones

Sarah Jones, Germany, will receive the EMS Silver Medal 2023 to recognize her significant contributions to the understanding and modelling of tropical systems and extra-tropical transitions, her outstanding leadership merits and her strong involvement with the Young Earth System Science community.[more]

Interview with Prof Liz Bentley, the next EMS President

Prof Liz Bentley, Chief Executive of the RMetS, has been elected to become the EMS President from 8 September this year. She will be the first female EMS President. Congratulations, Liz! Can you tell us a bit about you career in meteorology before joining the Royal Meteorological Society.[more]

EMS Technology Achievement Award 2023 for Yr

Yr is awarded for the ways it makes weather information available to a wide audience worldwide: it stands out for the nowcast function using citizen science data in the Nordic region and its sky view option which displays the future weather in a very transparent way.[more]