10th Workshop of the International Precipitation Working Group (IPWG) and 6th Workshop on Space-based Snowfall Measurement (IWSSM)

Start Date:
June 1, 2020
End Date:
June 5, 2020
City:
Fort Collins
State:
None
Country:
United States
Region:
Africa, Americas, Asia & Oceania, Europe
Description:
The International Precipitation Group (IPWG) provides a forum for operational and research users of satellite precipitation measurements to exchange information and fosters the development of better measurements and improvement of their utilization, the improvement of scientific understanding, and the development of international partnerships. This joint international workshop of IPWG and IWSSM has the following objectives: * Review the state of the art of rainfall and snowfall/high-latitude precipitation measurement techniques. * Discuss the application of satellite precipitation products for research and operations. * Recommend future directions to WMO and the Coordination Group for Meteorological Satellites (CGMS) and coordinate with the Global Energy and Water Exchanges project (GEWEX) on topics related to precipitation.
Targeted Audience:
Researchers, trainers, meteorological operational personnel, representatives from space agencies, specialists of ground observations, remote sensing instruments, and algorithm developers.
Expected Outcomes:
None
Host:
CSU
Organizer:
Other
Format/Training Type:
Conference
Language:
English
Attendance:
Open
Application Deadline:
None
Qualifications/Compentency/Pre-Requisites:
None
Contact Name:
Philippe Chambon
Contact Email:
philippe.chambon@meteo.fr
Fees:
No
Link:
https://ipwg10-iwssm6.sciencesconf.org
Thematic Area:
N/A