EURO4M Kick-off meeting, De Bilt, 14-15 April 2010

 

Wednesday 14 April (Room Groen)

08:30

Welcome, coffee/tea

 

 

09:00

Dr. Hein Haak
(KNMI)

Welcome statement from the Director Climate of KNMI

 

09:10

Albert Klein Tank (KNMI)

Introductions around the room
Meeting goals and review of the agenda

 

09:20

MO

DWD

URV

SMHI

NMA-RO

UEA

MS

MF

Strategic overview talks:

What do partners expect from EURO4M and this meeting?

(one short ~10 minute presentation per partner institution)

 

10:40

Coffee break

 

 

11:00

Albert Klein Tank

 

Introduction to the project

 

11:30

Virginia Puzzolo (REA)

(for Stijn Vermoote)

FP7 scoping and guiding rules

 

 

Mikko Strahlendorff (EU)

Space/GMES and Climate Change

 

12:00

Discussion

 

 

12:30

Lunch

 

 

13:30

David Lister (UEA)

(for Phil Jones)

WP1 Regional observation datasets

 

 

Christoph Frei (MS)

High-Resolution Pan-Alpine Precipitation Analysis and Application

 

 

Rob Allan (MO)

The International ACRE initiative (and other MO dataset work in the project)

 

 

Richard Müller (DWD)

The CM-SAF expections on EURO4M

 

13:50

Discussion

 

 

14:10

Richard Renshaw (MO)

(for Dale Barker)

WP2 Regional reanalysis

 

 

Eric Martin (MF)

MF motivations and contributions

 

 

Per Unden (SMHI)

Demands and expectations at SMHI on the European Reanalysis for observations and climate

 

14:30

Discussion

 

 

14:50

Coffee break

 

 

15:10

Roxana Bojariu (NMA-RO)

WP3 User-oriented information and climate

change products

 

 

Gé Verver (KNMI)

Climate Indicator Bulletins

 

15:30

Discussion

 

 

15:50

Gé Verver (KNMI)

Cross-cutting issues (e.g. data storage and data formats)

Links to other projects/activities

 

 

Maarten Plieger (KNMI)

Data visualization using OGC web services

 

 

Richard Müller (DWD)

Moodle overview

 

16:20

Discussion

 

 

17:30

Dinner in De Bilt

 

 

 

Thursday 15 April (Room Buys Ballot)

08:30

Albert Klein Tank

Review of previous day's activities

 

08:40

 

WP4 Project management, coordination and sustainability

 

09:00

Discussion

 

 

10:00

Jeroen Sassen (KNMI)

Financial arrangements, etc.

 

10:20

Discussion

 

 

10:40

Coffee break

 

 

11:00

Albert Klein Tank

Action items, planned meetings, gender action plan, etc.

 

12:00

 

Any other business and closure

 

12:30

Lunch