EUMETSAT Meteorological Satellite Conference

Event Type Conference
Start-End 02/10/2017 -  06/10/2017
Objective The EUMETSAT Meteorological Satellite Conference is a forum that brings together meteorologists, scientists and researchers from around the world to share their experience and knowledge during plenary, poster and workshop sessions.

In addition to the perennial cornerstone themes of weather, ocean and climate observations, the 2017 conference will offer an excellent opportunity to discuss how satellite data can support operational hydrology and water resources management. This will consider the utilisation of the precipitation, soil moisture and snow products delivered by the H-SAF, which is led by the Italian Air Force-Meteorological Service (ITAF-MET).

The conference will also look at the use of satellite data in very high-resolution numerical weather prediction (NWP) models and at the preparation for the next generation of geostationary satellites, including MTG.

Further conference topics will incorporate developments in current and future satellite programmes and instruments, marine environment monitoring as well as atmospheric composition.   

  • Current and future satellite programmes and instruments
  • New horizons for the Indian Ocean
  • Use of data from current and future satellites in very high-resolution NWP models
  • Atmospheric composition: recent advances in satellite products and applications
  • Marine environment monitoring: recent advances in satellite products and applications
  • Satellite data in support of operational hydrology and water resources management
  • Use of satellite data in climate monitoring
Location Rome
Country Italy
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Organisation EUMETSAT (European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites)
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