Workshop: Snow Monitoring and Modeling Initiatives in Spain Based On Ground and Satellite Data, in collaboration with the COST ES1404 Action, November 2, 2016
Location: Granada, Spain
Date: Wednesday, November 02, 2016
Place: Subdelegación de Gobierno de Granada
Gran Vía de Colón, 50. Granada
ObjectiveThis workshop is organized in the context of the COST ES1404 action. It intends to provide a framework to exchange knowledge and experiences about snow monitoring and modeling in Spain based on ground and satellite data.
Copernicus Training and Information Session in FinlandThe Copernicus Training and Information Session to be held on 21 - 22 November 2016 in Helsinki at the premises of the Finnish Meteorological Institute is the third in a series of national Copernicus events. The European Commission is organising these sessions at the request of, and in collaboration with Member States. In the specific case of Finland, it includes a User Workshop on the Copernicus Emergency Management Service with participation from stakeholders in neighbouring countries.
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Introduction to ESSEM COST Action ES1404This COST Action on SNOW aims at building a better connection between snow measurements and models, between snow observers, researchers and forecasters, for the benefit of various stakeholders and the entire society.
Aim of the ActionTo enhance the capability of the research community and operational services to provide and exploit quality-assured and comparable regional and global observation-based data on the variability of the state and extent of snow.
Overall Objectives & Benefits
Participating CountriesCountries that participating in the action are; Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Iceland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey and United Kingdom.