Workshop at a Glance

Theme Forecasting for the Future: New science for improved weather, water, ocean and climate services
Dates 25-29 November 2019
Location The Savoy Hotel on Little Collins, Melbourne, Australia
Registration Opens Tuesday 3rd September 2019
Registration Closes Friday 8th November 2019
There is no registration fee.

Keynote Speakers

Our currently confirmed keynote speakers are:

  • Dr Carlo Buontempo

    Sectoral Information System Manager, Copernicus Department, ECMWF

  • Dr Ilene Carpenter

    Earth Sciences Segment Lead, Cray Inc.

  • Jeff Craven

    Chief, Statistical Modeling Branch, U.S. National Weather Service

  • Dr Ailie Gallant

    Deputy Director, Climate Change Communication Research Hub, Monash University

  • Andy Just

    ForecastBuilder Manager, U.S. National Weather Service

  • Prof David Karoly

    Leader, Earth Systems and Climate Change Hub, CSIRO

  • Hans-Joachim Koppert

    Director, Weather Forecasting Services, Deutscher Wetterdienst

  • Dr Sujay V Kumar

    NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

  • Dr Sean Milton

    Associate Director of Foundation Science, Met Office

  • Prof Ann Nicholson

    Data Science & AI, Faculty of Information Technology, Monash University

  • Prof Moninya Roughan

    Head of Research Partnerships, NZ Met Service

  • Prof Ian Turner

    Director, Water Research Laboratory, UNSW

Workshop Schedule

The workshop will be composed of four days of presentations (Monday-Thursday) and one day of interactive workshops (Friday). An icebreaker reception will be held after the first day of presentations.

Oral presentations Monday 25th - Thursday 28th November 2019
Icebreaker Monday 25th November 2019
Interactive workshops Friday 29th November 2019