Category Archives: Vlab News

Compendium of WMO Competency Frameworks is published

A Compendium was published by WMO to provide Members with easy access to all the WMO competency frameworks that have been implemented since 2013.

Competency frameworks describe the critical job skills and knowledge required of Comp framesoperational personnel, providing assessment criteria regarding readiness to perform service delivery tasks, and help training providers offer impactful learning opportunities.

You can find the Compendium of WMO Competency Frameworks (WMO- No. 1209) in the WMO E-Library or Click here

RAII WIGOS Project Newsletter

A new issue of the RAII WIGOS Project Newsletter is available now . This issue features:

  • Geo-Kompsat-2A transition to operation

    Full-disk true-color composite imagery from GK2A (2019. 7. 10.12:00KST)

    Full-disk true-color composite imagery from GK2A (2019. 7. 10.12:00KST)

  • Sea Surface Winds from Himawari-8/9
  • The 10th Asia Oceania Meteorological Satellite Users Conference, Melbourne, Australia, 2-7 December 2019

Download the Newsletter here or follow http://www.jma.go.jp/jma/jma-eng/satellite/ra2wigosproject/ra2wigosproject-intro_en_jma.html#news

2019 Joint Satellite Conference

In 2019, three unique satellite conferences: 2019 EUMETSAT Meteorological Satellite Conference; 23rd AMS Satellite Meteorology, Oceanography and Climatology Conference; and 2019 NOAA Satellite Users Conference; will be merged into one major event.

The 2019 Joint Satellite Conference will take place in Boston, MA, 28 September–4 October 2019.

Deadline for abstract submission is 1 March 2019.

More information about the conference is available at https://www.ametsoc.org/index.cfm/ams/meetings-events/ams-meetings/2019-joint-satellite-conference/