|Meeting topics / themes:|
|1||Science in support to coastal ocean forecasting with the following special themes in particular: representation of coastal upwellings and river plumes in models, including interdisciplinary aspects (bgc, sediments).|
|2||Coastal model assessment, with the following special theme in particular: comparison of large-scale and downscaled coastal systems with the same set of metrics (as agreed in Lisbon).|
|3||Altimetry for regional/coastal ocean models, with the following special theme in particular: processes influencing coastal sea-level dynamics, realistic modelling of those processes (ARCOM community session)|
|4||Operational and pre-operational ocean forecasting systems, with the following special themes in particular: coastal forecasting system description and updates; quality and performance of large-scale ocean forecasting systems in the coastal areas.|
Authors are invited to indicate the relevant theme(s) for their abstract, when submitting as well as whether their preference is an oral or poster presentation.
Abstract submissions deadline (UPDATED)
February, 7, 2017
Meeting registration deadline
March 15, 2017
To support the meeting we have to ask all participants for a registration fee of R 2,500 (~ £150, €180 or $185). This fee will cover costs for meeting rooms, breaks and lunches. The Nansen-Tutu Centre and SAEON will sponsor the ice breaker and a dinner.
Please go to the payment page for further instructions.
Payment needs to be made by 17 March 2017.
Places are limited so early registration is recommended.
Participation is invited from