Ninth Symposium on Building a Weather-Ready Nation:Enhancing Our Nation's Readiness, Responsiveness, and Resilience to High Impact Weather Events

Abstract Information

Abstracts are closed! The deadline was 8 September 2020 at 11:59 PM EST.

Abstract Fee and Author Instructions

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Call for Papers

  • A Report Card on Enterprise Collaborative Efforts to Build a Weather-Ready Nation in the New Decade
  • Are We Weather Ready?
  • Communicating with an Authoritative Voice Panel Discussion
  • How is Social Science Contributing to a WRN?
  • Impact-based Decision Support Services Panel Discussion
  • Integrated Urban Systems and Services (IUS) - A Pathway to Sustainable Cities
  • Preparing for and Responding to Weather Events in the COVID-19 Pandemic
  • Public Tornado Shelters: Opportunities and Challenges for Improving Tornado Safety
  • Research and Technology Transfer Issues on Implementing Impact Based Forecasting in an Operational Environment
  • See It, Hear It, Touch It – Informal Weather Education Outreach to Build a Weather-Ready Nation
  • Social Media: Best and Worst Practices

  • Sheltering & Evacuations during a Global Pandemic
  • The Future of Operational Meteorology: Leveraging Machine Learning to Enhance Decision-making and Decision Support
  • Trusted Data & Decision Making: Who/What Can We Believe?
  • We Can’t Do It Alone: Private Sector & Citizen Initiatives Supporting a WRN

Conference Contacts

For additional information, please contact the program chairs: Trevor Boucher (email: [email protected]), Dave Jones (email: [email protected]), and Jennifer Sprague (email: [email protected]).