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Significant Hazards Satellite Applications Short Course

These are links for the 2019 Joint Satellite Conference Short Course (29 September 2019) Located at The Westin Boston Waterfront Hotel.

Agenda. All times are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).

  • Video recordings of short course can be accessed HERE.

800am: Introduction and Summary of Planned Activities

815am: Overview of GOES-R, JPSS and EUMETSAT Operational Environmental Satellite Systems

915am: Monitoring Wildfires and their impact on East Coast Air Quality

1015am: Coffee Break

1045am: Using Satellites to Nowcast Convection over South America

1145am: Lunch Break

1245pm: Satellite-based Flood Mapping to improve Flood Forecasting and Mitigation

145pm: Coffee Break

215pm: Monitoring the Saharan Air Layer Using Satellite Applications

315pm: Training Resources – Q & A – Course Evaluation

330pm: End of Course