Announcements

ALADIN Wk & HIRLAM ASM 2019

The joint 29th ALADIN Wk & HIRLAM ASM 2019 will be held in Madrid, Spain.

When? 1-4 April 2019
Where? Ministry for Ecological Transition in the Nuevos Ministerios Building  (Pza San Juan de la Cruz, Madrid)

Deadline for REGISTRATION (ALADIN website): 15 February 2019.

Host: The Spain Meteorological Agency (AEMET)
Local information (accomodation, Madrid transport, etc) : ASM2019-website  

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Furthermore:
5 April 2019: joint meeting HIRLAM Management Group (HMG) and ALADIN Committee for Scientific and System/maintenance Issues (CSSI)
Location: AEMET headquaters
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ALADIN Wk & HIRLAM ASM 2018

The joint 28th ALADIN Wk & HIRLAM ASM 2018 will be held in Toulouse

When? 16-19 April
Where? the International Conference Centre of Météo-France

Details?  ALADIN website, http://www.umr-cnrm.fr/aladin/spip.php?article306

Deadline for registration: 15 February 2018

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Appointment HIRLAM senior code analyst

The HIRLAM Council has formally appointed Roel Stappers (met.no) as HIRLAM senior code analyst. He will likely take up his new duties from 1 November 2017 onwards. Hereby a warm welcome to Roel in his new role!
The code analyst will play an important role in defining the desirable evolution of the LAM data assimilation code in the shared ALADIN-HIRLAM system, in finding technical solutions for implementing the LAM developments into the new OOPS data assimilation framework, and in creating validation tests for the assimilation code from cycle to cycle.

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