The International Commission
on Dynamical Meteorology




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The International Commission on Dynamical Meteorology sponsors or co-sponsors various symposia during the IUGG General Assemblies and the IAMAS Assemblies. These Assemblies are generally held once every two years.

Upcoming Assemblies and/or Workshops

  1. The ICDM will participate in and co-organize additional workshops on topics such as blocking and/or stochastics parameterization. Please return here for further information as plans develop.
  2. ICDM promoted IAMAS and IUGG support for ‘The 8th GEWEX Science Conference: Extremes and Water on the Edge’ in Canmore, Alberta, Canada on 6-11 May, 2018. For details: click here.

Past Workshops

  • ICDM endorsed the Workshop on Atmospheric Blocking (6-8 April, 2016; Reading United Kingdom).
    For more details see the workshop website.
  • Dynamics of Atmosphere-Ice-Ocean Interactions in the High-Latitudes, 23-27 March, 2015, Rosendal Norway (near Bergen)
  • ICDM 2012 "Dynamics and Predictability of High-impact Weather and Climate Events" 6-9 August 2012, Kunming, China. For more details, see the workshop website.

Past Assemblies

  • Good Hope for Earth Sciences (27 August - 1 September, 2017; Cape Town, South Africa) For a full list of symposia see: Joint IAPSO-IAMAS-IAGA Assembly website.
  • IUGG XXVI General Assembly: June 22 - July 2, 2015, Prague, Czech Republic
    For a full list of symposia, session descriptions and other details, see the assembly website.
  • DACA-13 (11th IAMAS Assembly, Joint with IACS): 8 - 12 July 2013, Davos, Switzerland DACA-13 website
  • IUGG XXV General Assembly: June 28 - July 7, 2011, Melbourne, Australia
    For a full list of symposia, session descriptions and other details, see the assembly website.
  • MOCA-09 (10th IAMAS/IAPSO/IACS Joint Assembly): July 20-29, 2009, Montreal, Canada
  • IUGG XXIV General Assembly: July 2-13, 2007, Perugia, Italy
  • 9th IAMAS Assembly, August 2-11, 2005, Beijing, China
  • IUGG XXIII General Assembly, June 30 - July 11, 2003, Sapporo, Japan
  • 8th IAMAS Assembly, 2001, Innsbruck, Austria
  • IUGG XXII General Assembly, 1999, Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • 7th IAMAS/IAPSO Assembly, 1997, Melbourne, Australia
  • IUGG XXI General Assembly, 1995, Boulder, United States
  • 6th IAMAS/IAHS Assembly, 1993, Yokohama, Japan
  • IUGG XX General Assembly, 1991, Vienna, Austria
  • 5th IAMAP Assembly, 1989, Reading, United Kingdom
  • IUGG XIX General Assembly, 1987, Vancouver, Canada
  • 4th IAMAP/IAPSO Assembly, 1985, Honolulu, United States
  • IUGG XVIII General Assembly, 1983, Hamburg, Germany
  • 3rd IAMAP Assembly, 1981, Hamburg, Germany
  • IUGG XVII General Assembly, 1979, Canberra, Australia
  • 2nd IAMAP/IAGA Assembly, 1977, Seattle, United States
  • IUGG XVI General Assembly, 1975, Grenoble, France
  • 1st IAMAP/IAPSO Assembly, 1974, Melbourne, Australia
  • IUGG XV General Assembly, 1971, Moscow, Soviet Union
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