CEOS WMO-GSICS Workshop

1st ANNOUNCEMENT AND CALL FOR CONTRIBUTIONS

An SI-Traceable Space-based Climate Observing System

A CEOS, WMO-GSICS Workshop
hosted by the UK Space Agency at National Physical Laboratory, London, UK,

September 9-11, 2019

 

Formal contributions are solicited related to the following themes, which form the basis of sessions in the workshop:

  • Science and societal drivers for the climate and operational communities (including economic benefits)
  • Observations and datasets needed (measurements, timescales, and accuracies)
  • Reference calibrations (facilities/targets, approaches, capabilities, and uncertainties)
  • Mission/technologies/concepts under development or conceived (status, technical capabilities)
  • Develop community ‘white paper' on benefits, needs, and a proposed implementation architecture

 

Pre-registration for this open workshop is required for the venue. Please submit a 300- to 500-word abstract online by March 31, 2019 at https://ceoswmogsicsworkshop.eventbrite.co.uk , stating clearly how it addresses the scope and themes of the workshop. All submissions will be reviewed by the Scientific Organizing Committee and selected for oral or more interactive presentation formats.

Scientific Organising Committee: Nigel Fox (NPL), Bruce Wielicki (NASA), Greg Kopp (U.Colorado/LASP), Xiuqing ("Scott") Hu (CMA), Tim Hewison (EUMETSAT)