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March 12, 2019 09:00 - March 14, 2019 17:00

CHE-VERIFY Joint General Assembly

March 12, 2019 09:00 - March 14, 2019 17:00

CHE-VERIFY Joint General Assembly


Details

Meeting dates: 12th March 2019 09:00 to 14th of March 2019 17:00

Location: ECMWF, Shinfield Park, Reading, RG2 9AX, United Kingdom

Participants: CHE and VERIFY Consortium Members plus invited speakers

Registration: via Eventbrite (registration closes 21st February 2019)



CHE-VERIFY GA

The H2020-funded projects CHE and VERIFY will hold a joint General Assembly between the 12th and 14th of March 2019 at ECMWF in Reading, UK. The meeting will consists of discussions on CHE and VERIFY work packages, collaboration opportunities, external lectures and working groups.

Agenda

The agenda is currently being prepared, with the following topics:

Day 1 - 12th March 2019: Presentations and Discussions on the work of the CHE project

Day 2 - 13th March 2019: Science Presentations and Discussions on CHE-VERIFY collaboration topics

Day 3 - 14th March 2019: Presentations and Discussions on the work of the VERIFY Project

All days will also contain presentations from external invited speakers such as the European Commission on topics of relevance.

The agenda (subject to minor amendments) is available below here in due course.

The event will also include a poster session, abstract for which can be submitted during the registration process

Day 1 - 12th March 2019

 

Time

Topic

Presenter

09:00 - 09:30 Welcome by ECMWF Directorate Florence Rabier (ECMWF)
09:30 - 09:45 Introduction to CHE+VERIFY GA and agenda of the meeting Gianpaolo Balsamo (ECMWF) and Philippe Peylin (LSCE)
09:45 - 10:00 H2020 Research Projects support for Europe CO2 Monitoring capacity Monika Kacik (CHE Project Officer) and Erwin Goor (VERIFY Project Officer)
10:00 - 10:30 Vision from the Copernicus CO2 Task Force Bernard Pinty and Hugo Zunker (EC)
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 - 11:20 Coordinating Efforts on Reconciling top-down and bottom-up estimates - CHE-WP1 Corinne Le Quéré and Maarten Krol
11:20 - 11:40 Discussion  
11:40 - 12:00 Coordinating Efforts on Library of simulations for emissions and atmospheric transport - CHE-WP2 Hugo Denier van der Gon and Jean-Mathieu Haussaire
12:00 - 12:20 Discussion  
12:20 - 12:40 Ensemble-based simulations to inform data assimilation - CHE-WP1+WP2 linkages Joe McNorton and Nicolas Bousserez
12:40 - 13:00 CHE-WP-Interactions  
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 - 14:20 Coordinating Efforts on Uncertainty trade-off for fossil fuel emissions - CHE-WP3 Greet Maenhout and Margarita Choulga
14:20 - 14:40 Discussion  
14:40 - 15:00 Coordinating Efforts on Attributing CO2 emissions from in-situ measurements - CHE-WP4 Julia Marshall and Frédéric Chevallier
15:00 - 15:20 Discussion  
15:20 - 15:30 CHE-Posters speedy presentation (1 min each)  
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee break + Poster  
16:00 - 16:30 Towards a prototype of a European anthropogenic emission monitoring system - CHE-WP5 Anna Agusti-Panareda and Gianpaolo Balsamo
16:30 - 16:50 Discussion  
16:50 - 17:10 International Stakeholder Coordination and Liaison - CHE-WP6 Richard Engelen
17:10 - 17:30 CHE-External Expert Group feedback Peter Rayner (from Australia)
17:30 - 17:50 CHE-External Advisory Boards feedback Han Dolman
17:50 - 18:00 Discussion/Recommendations  
18:00 - 19:00 Cocktail + Poster

 

Day 2 - 13th March 2019

Time

Topic

Presenter

09:00 - 09:10 Introduction of the Science day Gianpaolo Balsamo (ECMWF) and Philippe Peylin (LSCE)
09-10 - 09:30 International Monitoring initiatives - Global IG3IS/WMO/UNFCCC Oksana Tarasova (WMO/GAW)
09:30 - 09:50 International CO2 Monitoring initiatives - Europe Mark Dowell (EC)
09:50 - 10:10 Synergies/complementarities of CHE and VERIFY projects TBC
10:10 - 10:30 Discussions/Recommendations  
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break
Uncertainties on the carbon cycle - satellites
11:00 - 11:20 Atmospheric inversions using satellite observations (synthesis) Frederic Chevallier
11:20 - 11:40 Lessons learned in US (CMS) Kevin Bowman (TBC)
11:40 - 12:00 Discussions/Recommendations  
Uncertainties on the carbon cycle - in-situ
12:00 - 12:20 In-situ observations contributions (synthesis) TBC
12:20 - 12:40 Forest carbon sink estimates from machine learning Philippe Ciais
12:40 - 13:00 Discussion/Recommendations  
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch Break
Improving uncertainties associated to anthropogenic CO2 emissions
14:00 - 14:20 Emissions inventories Greet Maenhout
14:20 - 14:40 Large-scale Dominik Brunner
14:40 - 15:00 City-scale Thomas Lauvaux
15:00 - 15:20 Discussion/Recommendations  
15:20 - 15:30 Posters speedy presentation (1 min each)  
15:30 - 16:30 Coffee Break + Poster
Other GHGs and CO2 co-emitted species
16:30 - 16:50 Summary of observation based estimates of the GHGs (Synthesis) Rona Thompson
16:50 - 17:10 Use of co-emitted species Sander Houweling (TBC)
17:10 - 17:30 Discussion/Recommendations  
Way forward
17:30 - 17:50 Community perspectives TBC
17:50 - 18:10 Operational perspectives Richard Engelen, Anna Agusti-Panareda
18:10 - 18:30 Discussion/Recommendations  
19:00 Dinner

Day 3 - 14th March 2019

Time

Topic

Presenter

09:00 - 09:30 Project management status (Deliverables, Milestones, GA amendment, Data base,…) LSCE + ARTTIC
09:30 - 09:50 VERIFY-WP1: GHG MRV user requirement framework Dirk Guenther, Lucia Perugini
09:50 - 10:10 VERIFY-WP2: Verification methods for fossil CO2 emissions Hugo Denier van der Gon, Paul Palmer
10:10 - 10:30 VERIFY-WP3: Verification methods for terrestrial CO2 sources and sinks and carbon stocks Pete Smith, Philippe Peylin
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 - 11:20 VERIFY-WP4: Verification methods for CH4 and N2O emissions Rona Thompson
11:20 - 11:40 VERIFY-WP5+WP6: Reconciliation and assessment of different models and tools leading to verification of GHG inventories & Prototype of an international GHG monitoring and verification system Han Dolman, Glen Peters, Greet Maenhout, Philippe Ciais
11:40 - 12:00 VERIFY-WP7: Input to international programmes and society Corinne Le Quéré, Werner Kutsch

12:00 - 12:30

Break-out per WP (based on room-availability)  
12:30 - 13:00 VERIFY-WP-Interactions  
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch break
14:00 - 14:20 Specific talk linked to WP1 / 2 : Fact sheet for country reporting  TBC
14:20 - 14:40 Specific talk linked to WP3 / 4 : Possibly around ecosystem management impact on C fluxes TBC
14:40 - 15:00 Specific talk linked to WP5 / 6 / 7 : First Bottom up – top down reconciliation  Roxana Petrescu
15:00 - 15:20 Interactions between WPs  
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 - 16:20 Data integration and data flow for 2019 TBC
16:20 - 16:40 Invited talk from Advisory board / external scientist TBC
16:40 - 17:00 Plenary discussion: next steps   
17:00 Adjourn

 

Getting here

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