EMS Outstanding Contribution Award to Sylvain Joffre
The EMS Council at its recent Session selected Sylvain Joffre, chair of the EMS Committee on Meetings, as the recipient of the EMS Outstanding Contribution Award 2017.
He is honoured for pursuing and advancing the growth of the Annual Meeting activities of the Society through continuous and exceptional dedication to international networking and connecting diverse communities.[more]
23 March 2017 is World Meteorological Day: this year’s theme is Understanding Clouds.
Clouds are of enormous importance for weather, climate and water. Clouds are central to weather observations and forecasts. Clouds are one of[more]
UMFVG has elected Laura Palmisano as the new president
The Unione Meteorologica del Friuli Venezia Giulia (UMFVG) has elected a new board, with Laura Palmisano as the new president.[more]
Prof Dr Werner Wehry sadly passed away on 4 December 2016 aged 77. He was one of the founders of the European Meteorological Society signing the founding documents in Norrköping, Sweden in 1999. [more]
637 participants at EMS & ECAC 2016 in Trieste, Italy
The 16th EMS Annual Meeting & 11th European Conference on Applied Climatology (ECAC) took place in Trieste, Italy, from 12–16 September 2016.
637 participants from 45 countries attended the event with the theme Where atmosphere, sea and land meet: bridging between sciences, applications and stakeholders.[more]
Establishment of Italian Association of Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology
The Members of the historical Italian Geophysical Association (AGI), founded in 1951, unanimously approved the adoption of a new name – Italian Association of Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology (AISAM) – and a new statute during[more]
EMS Broadcast Meteorologist Award 2016 for Lieutenant Colonel Guido Guidi
Lieutenant Colonel Guido Guidi of the Italian Air Force Weather Service has been selected to receive the EMS Broadcast Meteorologist Award 2016.He is very well known in Italy as weather forecaster on RAI1 and RAI2,[more]
EMS Tromp Award 2016 to Barbara Templ
Award for an outstanding achievement in biometeorology
The EMS Tromp award has recently been established and is given for the second time this year. The EMS Tromp Award 2016 winner is Barbara Templ from Eötvös[more]
The importance of National Meteorological and Geophysical Services
On 17 May 2016 the Portuguese Association of Meteorology and Geophysics (APMG) hosted a debate on the importance of national meteorological and geophysical services, discussing the role of Meteorology and Geophysics in Portugal and the appropriate framework in the State structure.[more]
EMS Outreach & Communication Award 2016 for the Science Park, Austria
The Outreach & Communication Award 2016 is presented to the Science Park of the Austrian Central Institute for Meteorology and Geodynamics (ZAMG). The project Sandscape is recognized through an Honourable Mention.
OC Award for Science[more]