Monday 8th June to Thursday 11th June 2009
The 20th annual meeting of the European Working Group on Operational meteorological Workstations (EGOWS) will take place in De Bilt, Netherlands, from Monday 8th June to Thursday 11th June 2009 [inclusive]. It will be organised and hosted by the Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute (KNMI). The meeting will take place at KNMI in De Bilt, which is located at about 55 km from Amsterdam Airport.
Founded in 1990EGOWS was founded in 1990 as an informal forum for people working in the development field of operational meteorological workstations. The annual EGOWS meeting offers an excellent platform for exchanging information and furthering co-operation among the experts from European NMS's, ECMWF and other institutes.
ScopeThe meeting will consist of presentations, software demonstrations, and working group sessions. Talks and demonstrations will focus on the latest developments and give the participants the opportunity to demonstrate their current operational systems. Working groups are intended for discussions on special subjects. The meeting language is English.