2nd CEMS Global Flood Forecasting and Monitoring Meeting - February 2023
2nd CEMS Global Flood Forecasting and Monitoring Meeting - February 2023

Dear GloFAS and GFM community, 

The Copernicus Emergency Management Service (CEMS) is organising the ‘2nd Global Flood Forecasting and Monitoring Meeting’ which will be hosted online via Zoom Webinar and the Gather.Town platform on Wednesday 08 and Thursday 09 February 2023.

To register for the event, please click on the Zoom Webinar registration link to enter your details. Registration for the workshop will remain open until 31 January 2023

The event focuses on recent advances in global flood forecasting and monitoring. The workshop will include sessions on developments to the Global Flood Awareness System (GloFAS) and the Global Flood Monitoring (GFM) products, to data access, use cases and applications, and open panel discussions.

Two sessions are scheduled over the two days of the workshop to accommodate people working in different time zones. The presentations will be held from 13:00 to 17:00 (UTC) during both days of the event.  A draft agenda is attached to this email. The full agenda of the workshop will be made to all registered participants shortly before the event.

The format of the workshop will be highly interactive, including discussions and booths in Gather.Town. Participants will have opportunities to connect with people from the GloFAS and GFM communities to discuss their work and expand their networks.

If you are interested to provide an IGNITE presentation (max. 5 minutes) during the meeting of a use case where you are already / or are planning on using GloFAS or GFM please send us an email to info@globalfloods.eu. We will collect all incoming expressions of interest and then inform the selected use cases in due time for more information.

We hope you will attend!

The GloFAS and GFM teams