HyMeX Workshop on Drought and Water Resources
Zaragoza, Spain, 5-7 April 2016
The aim of this workshop is to enhance the scientific work of the HyMeX Water Resources and Drought Science Team (WR & D ST). The meeting will be held
at the central office of the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) in Zaragoza (Pza. Emilio Alfaro 23, Zaragoza).
Zaragoza is well communicated by plane and fast rail (from Madrid, Barcelona, Montpellier, Marseille, Paris, etc.).
Please note that there will be a limit of 40 participants.
The main objectives of this workshop are to present the state-of-the-art in drought and water resources research, coordinate and strengthen the HyMeX community
in this area and discuss the future lines of work. The workshop will be structured by main topics of priority identified by HyMeX:
Proposals for presentations or posters on these 3 topics are welcome and should be submitted before the deadline indicated below. The abstract will be selected by the Scientific Committee. The attendance to this workshop will be limited to 40 participants.
- Description of Mediterranean drought: datasets, models and societal impacts of past droughts
- Understanding of drought processes: drought propagation within the system, feedbacks, interactions with climate change and water resources, aerosols, vegetation, etc.
- Predicting drought: data assimilation, seasonal forecasting, model improvement, impacts of climate change, and links with policy.
|Roberto Coscarelli||CNR, Italy|| ||Pere QuintanaSeguí||OE, Spain|
|Hadas Saaroni||TAU, Israel|| ||Yves Tramblay||IRD, France|
|Jan Polcher||CNRS, France|| ||Sergio M. VicenteSerrano||CSIC, Spain|
The following keynote speakers will introduce the main topics of the workshop:
|Aaron Boone||CNRM, France|| ||Marc Stefanon||LSCE/IPSL, France|
|Denis Ruelland||HSM, France|| ||María del Carmen Llasat||UB, Spain|
|Enrique Sánchez Sánchez||UCLM, Spain|| ||Micha Werner||UNESCOIHE, The Netherlands|
|Geert Sterk||UU, The Netherlands|| ||Mohammed Karrou||ICARDA, Morocco|
|Hamadi Habaieb||INRGREF, Tunisia|| ||Roberto Coscarelli||IRPI, Italy|
|Jean-Christophe Calvet||CNRM, France|| ||Santiago Beguería||EEAD, Spain|
|Lahoucine Hanich||Cadi Ayyad University,Morocco|| ||Stefano Materia||CMC, Italy|
|Abstract correction|| 11th March|
|Abstract acceptance || 18th March|
|Registration (closed)|| 21st March|
There is no registration fee for this workshop funded by MISTRALS and HyMeX.
In order to facilitate the accommodation, a number of rooms have been pre-reserved at the hotel "NH Ciudad de Zaragoza" http://www.nh-hoteles.es/hotel/nh-ciudad-de-zaragoza.
Important: the hotel guarantees the pre-reservation until de 21st of March. Later, no rooms might be available.
In order to perform the reservation, please: 1) send an e-mail to email@example.com, 2) with CC to firstname.lastname@example.org, and 3) with subject line: "RESERVATION ROOMS HYMEX CONFERENCE". The price of the room is 65.97€ per night.
Contact and website
Further information will be published at the workshop website: http://www.hymex.org/drought-wr-workshop
You can also write us at email@example.com.
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