EUMETSAT Training Calendar

EUMETSAT TRAINING EVENTS.

This following table shows all the on-going and future events. For more details about these events and also past events use the DETAILED VIEW page.

Date Title Location Contact Info Description
08/02/2016 - 12/02/2016 Use and interpretation of ECMWF products Reading, UK Anna Ghelli The objective of this course is to assist Member States and Co-operating States in advanced training on the operational aspects of the ECMWF forecasting system. The course is focussed on the operation...
08/02/2016 - 28/02/2016 Baltic+ 2016 Online Phase Online Izabela Zabłocka Main topic: using EUMETSAT data to identify clouds, especially low clouds and fog using both satellite and NWP.
18/02/2016 RFG of Central and South America and the Caribbean - 16:00 UTC Online Bernie Connell The sessions are bilingual (English and Spanish) and for WMO regions III (South America) and IV (Central America/Caribbean). Session time is 16:00 UTC, but as usual, it will start 15 minutes earlier ...
22/02/2016 - 26/02/2016 Intro to ECMWF computing facilities, services and the Meteorological Archival and Retrieval System Reading, UK Anna Ghelli The aim of this module is to introduce students to ECMWF's basic computing services, both the workstation system (ecgate) and the data storage/archive facility. MARS is the Centre's meteorological dat...
29/02/2016 - 04/03/2016 ecCodes: GRIB and BUFR data decoding and encoding software Reading, UK Anna Ghelli The GRIdded Binary format (GRIB) is the primary World Meteorological Organization format for the storage and transmission of two-dimensional weather and climate grids, including the all-important nume...
07/03/2016 - 11/03/2016 Data assimilation Reading, UK Anna Ghelli The five day module will be focused on describing data assimilation methods and general aspects of assimilating observations. Aspects of the implementation of the assimilation techniques for real-size...
14/03/2016 - 18/03/2016 Assimilation of satellite data (EUMETSAT/ECMWF NWP SAF Training Course) Reading, UK Anna Ghelli This course provides a complete overview of the usage of meteorological satellite observations in operational Numerical Weather Prediction (NWP).
15/03/2016 - 17/03/2016 Baltic+ 2016 Warsaw, Poland Izabela Zabłocka Main topic: using EUMETSAT data to identify clouds, especially low clouds and fog. Using both satellite and NWP data in nowcasting and issuing warnings will be prime subjects of the training.
24/03/2016 RFG of Central and South America and the Caribbean - 15:00 UTC Online Bernie Connell The sessions are bilingual (English and Spanish) and for WMO regions III (South America) and IV (Central America/Caribbean). Session time is 15:00 UTC, but as usual, it will start 15 minutes earlier ...
11/04/2016 - 15/04/2016 Advanced Numerical Methods for Earth-System modelling Reading, UK Anna Ghelli This course focuses on recent advances and future challenges in high-resolution numerical modelling of the atmosphere and ocean.
11/04/2016 - 15/04/2016 Environment Event Week 2016 Online Andreas Wirth Registration link soon available
02/05/2016 - 17/06/2016 "Satellite skills for meteorologists" - Satellite Course Online Andreas Wirth Registration soon available.
09/05/2016 - 13/05/2016 Predictability and ocean-atmosphere ensemble forecasting Reading, UK Anna Ghelli Topics: Theoretical ideas - chaos, predictability limits, Ensemble methods, Coupled processes - ocean,atmosphere and land, Probabilistic forecast evaluation, verification and post processing, Applicat...
09/05/2016 - 13/05/2016 8th Meeting of the Virtual Laboratory Management Group (VLMG-8) Barbados Lu Veeck The VLMG-8 meeting offers a critical opportunity for all VLab partners to assess achievements, exchange experiences, address challenges and take decisions that will shape the VLab's future. Attendance...
16/05/2016 - 20/05/2016 Parametrization of subgrid physical processes Reading, UK Anna Ghelli The processes are: General aspects of parametrization and their relation to systematic forecast errors; Radiation in numerical weather prediction; The parametrization of moist processes (convection an...
26/09/2016 - 30/09/2016 Data analysis and visualisation using Metview Reading, UK Anna Ghelli This course provides an introduction to using Metview for the analysis, post-processing and visualisation of meteorological data stored in different formats.