MID TERM MEETING BARCELONA

KEPLER held a General Assembly meeting @ICMCSIC in #Barcelona with overviews of our progress in the past 11 months and introductions to other @EU_H2020 #polar projects @IntarosProject, @ExtremeEarth_EU and @ARCSARnetwork. This meeting gave us the opportunity to discuss progress in each work package and the status of @CMEMS_EU and @CopernicusLand, and make plans for upcoming project work over the next year.

KEPLER Mid term meeting, 25-28 November 2019, ICM CSIC Barcelona, Spain.

Arctic Circle 2019

Join us at the Arctic Circle Assembly in Reykjavik for an EU Polar cluster session:

“Breaking the ice: Cooperation for safe and responsible exploitation of Arctic sea routes”

17:00-18:30, Friday 11th October 2019

Organised by the EU Polar Cluster members ARICEKEPLERARCSAR, with ExtremeEarth. Full details on this side session are available to view here:

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The Arctic Circle Assembly 2019 Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Center, Reykjavik. October 10-13, 2019.

IS-ENES3 workshop

User-relevant forecasts with sea-ice models

Work Package 4 leader, Steffen Tietsch, gave a keynote presentation in September at the workshop “The future of sea-ice modelling”, funded by IS-ENES3 and held in Iceland.

Presenting “User-relevant forecasts with sea-ice models” provided the opportunity to introduce the KEPLER project and present outcomes and share lessons learnt. 

Kepler at the IS-ENES3 workshop, 24-26 September, Laugarvatn, Iceland

KEPLER at IICWG-DA

KEPLER participated in the IICWG-DA joint workshop held in Bremen, Germany, with the International Ice Charting Working Group (IICWG), the Year of Polar Prediction (YOPP by the World Weather Research Programme (WWRP)), and GODAE Oceanview (GOV.).

KEPLER activities included:

A presentation by Nick Hughes (METNO) providing an overview of the KEPLER project. Key Environmental monitoring for Polar Latitudes and European Readiness, 

Quantitative Network Design Analyses of Observational Scenarios within KEPLER, Thomas Kaminski (iLAB)

KEPLER Questionnaire, Helge Goessling (AWI), Steffen Tietsche (AWI)

Source: Alfred Wegener Institut 2019

You can find more information about this event via the Alfred Wegener Institut website here.

KEPLER Newsletter

The first issue of the KEPLER newsletter for Spring/Summer 2019 is available to view here. To receive the latest news and events from KEPLER sign up to our mailing list by clicking the image below. 

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