Pre-CAS Technical Conference on "Environmental Prediction in the Next Decade: Weather, Climate, Water and the Air We Breathe "
(Incheon, Republic of Korea,16-17 November 2009)
The WMO organized the Technical Conference "Environmental Prediction into the Next Decade: Weather, Climate, Water and the Air We Breathe" in connection with the Fifteenth session of the Commission for Atmospheric Sciences, CAS XV from 18-25 November 2009. Both meeting were kindly hosted by the Korea Meteorological Administration (KMA) in Incheon, Republic of Korea. This Technical Conference presented a vision for prediction systems of the future through focusing on selected research activities of CAS: The Global Atmosphere Watch (GAW) programme and its GAW Urban Research Meteorolgy and Environment (GURME) project, the World Weather Research Programme (WWRP), the WWRP-THORPEX programme, and the overlap of these activies with the World Climate Research Programme (WCRP).
The conference consisted of key-note talks, oral presentations and a poster session.
The conference co-chairs were Dr Gilbert Brunet of Environment Canada, Prof Øystein Hov of the Norvegian Meteorological Institute and Dr Haman Cho of the Korea Meteorological Administration.
More details can be found at the dedicated site maintained by KMA for this meeting:
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