The Joint WMO-IOC Technical Commission for Oceanography and Marine Meteorology

Vacancy Notice for WMO Post on Marine & Ocean Observations and Data Management

WMO is recuiting Scientific Officer (P4) to support WMO-IOC Joint Technical Commission for Oceanography and Marine Meteorology (JCOMM) and the Commission for Basic Systems (CBS) activities related to marine meteorological and oceanographic observations and data management. Details can be found at WMO e-recruitment VN:1957.

Deadline for applications: 15 March 2016 

 

 

 

Call for abstracts: Fourth International Workshop on the Advances in the Use of Historical Marine Climate Data (MARCDAT-IV)

The Fourth International Workshop on the Advances in the Use of Historical Marine Climate Data (MARCDAT-IV) will be held at the National Oceanography Centre, Southampton, UK between the 18th and 22nd July 2016. Please see MARCDAT-IV for more details.

The workshop will be arranged around the following themes:

  1.     Data homogenization (benchmarking, bias adjustments, step change analysis, metadata)
  2.     Quantification and estimation of uncertainty
  3.     Data recovery and reprocessing (digitisation efforts and reprocessing of previously digitised data)
  4.     Reconstructing past climates
  5.     Integrating In-situ / satellite data sources
  6.     Consistency of the climate across domain (land, ocean, surface, subsurface, atmosphere) boundaries
  7.     The role of marine climate data in biological and ecosystem studies
  8.     Review of the 10-year action plan

Key Dates:

Abstract submission deadline: 18th March 2016

Registration closes: 31st May 2016

 

 

 

     

Master Programme in Ocean Physics and Technology

The University of Naples Parthenope and University of Bologna organize a second level Master degree in

Ocean Physics and Technology

Please visit the web site for information: http://master.sincem.unibo.it/

Pre-registration is now open and it will close at the end of January 2016

 

 

Call for papers: 2nd JCOMM Scientific and Technical Symposium on Storm Surges

Symposium Storm SurgesThe  2nd JCOMM Scientific and Technical Symposium on Storm Surges will be held in Key West, Florida, USA, on 8-13 November 2015. It is to be held in conjunction with the 14th International Workshop on Wave Hindcasting and Forecasting. 

This joint meeting is sponsored by the Taylor Engineering Research Institute at the University of North Florida, Environment Canada and the WMO-IOC Joint Technical Commission for Oceanography and Marine Meteorology (JCOMM).

Information on meeting logistics and registration details.

 

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