Next Convection Working Group meeting will be held online 6-8 April, 2021, organized by OMSZ and EUMETSAT. The meeting registration is closed. The programme is now available, see the tentative agenda below.
The provisional themes for the meeting include:
– New imager channels and products;
– Data visualisation for the new generation satellites;
– Satellite vertical profiles;
– Lightning observations from space;
– Research – Operations conversations;
– Multi-sensor and integrated approaches.
For more information about the meeting and registrations, please contact co-chairs or EUMETSAT Training.
Convection Working Group will host two online sessions on 21 April 2020.
Tentative Schedule for Live Presentations
Session 1 : Tuesday 21 April 08:00-09:00 UTC
Session 2: Tuesday 21 April 14:00-15:00 UTC
Convection Working Group splinter meeting was held during ECSS Conference in Cracow, Poland, 4-8 November. The splinter meeting took place on Thursday 7 November 15:00-16:00 at room Attic.
Read more about ECSS Conference
The Final Meeting Minutes
Convection Working Group held its splinter meeting during EUMETSAT Conference in September 2018.
The meeting summary notes are attached here.
CWG splinter meeting EUMETSAT conference 18 Sep 2018 Minutes
The final minutes of the Convection Working Group workshop in Ljubljana, 17-19 April 2018, are provided here (PDF file):
Final Minutes of the CWG 2018 Workshop
Presentations of the CWG workshop in Ljubljana (17 – 19 April 2018) were recently uploaded to the CWG webpage and are now available in chronological order of the workshop programme here.
Next Convection Working Group meeting will be from 17- 19 April 2018 in Ljubljana, Slovenia, organized by ARSO and EUMETSAT. Further details were sent to the CWG mailing list.
Draft agenda (PDF, as of 12 April 2018)
CWG held its splinter meeting during ECSS conference in Pula, Croatia, on Thursday 21 September 2017.
Final minutes (PDF)
On 27 September 2016, 14:00-16:30, a splinter meeting of the Convection Working Group took place as a side meeting of the EUMETSAT Conference in Darmstadt, Germany.
A Convection Working Group Workshop was held in Florence, Italy, 4-8 April, 2016. The workshop dealt with pre-convective environment, early detection and mature phase of convection, Rapid Scanning Service, Multi-sensor approach, Nowcasting SAF and New generations of meteorological satellites.
Information about the Workshop is available here:
Minutes (final as of 22 June 2016)
Presentations (PDF versions)
CWG Workshop Draft Agenda (update 29 March 2016)