AMOS 50th Anniversary Events
In honour of these momentous occasions, AMOS is thrilled to announce that we will be holding a Grand Winter Ball on Thursday, 10 August at the RACV Club in Bourke Street, Melbourne. This will be followed by a one-day Symposium on Friday 11 August at Melbourne Museum. Note that these events will follow the Bureau of Meteorology R&D workshop which will be held from 7 to 10 August 2023.
AMOS 50TH ANNIVERSARY SYMPOSIUM
Friday, 11 August 2023
9:00am to 5:00pm
Melbourne Museum Theatre
11 Nicholson Street, Carlton, VIC. 3053
(morning/afternoon teas and lunch included)
(morning/afternoon tea + lunch included)
(note times/speakers subject to change)
09.30 – 09:45: AMOS 50th Anniversary Symposium opening - Roger Dargaville (AMOS President) and Martin Singh (AMOS Vice-President)
09.45 – 10.20: AMOS History - Mary Voice, Val Jemmeson and David Karoly
10.20 – 11:00: Communicating the AMOS sciences – Ailie Gallant, Sarah Perkins-Kirkpatrick, Adam Morgan, Linden Ashcroft (Chair)
11:00 – 11.30: Morning tea
11.30 – 12.00: International cooperation at its best: 150 years of the IMO and the WMO - John Zillman
12:00–13:00: Major achievements in the AMOS sciences over the decades - Sue Barrell (Chair), John Church, (oceans) , Neville Nicholls (climate), Graeme Pearman (CSIRO), Greg Ayers (Bureau of Meteorology)
13:00 –13:45: Lunch
13:45 –14:45: Future challenges and research opportunities - AMOS Expert Groups: Beth Ebert (Chair), Andrew Watkins and Harun Rashid (climate), Rachel Law (land surface processes), Matt England (oceanography), Jeff Kepert (weather and weather prediction), Zoe Loh (Atmospheric Composition)
14.45 – 15:15: Afternoon Tea
15:15 – 16:00: AMOS ECR/PhD “rapid-fire” research presentations, Linden Ashcroft (Chair)
16:00 – 16:45: Open discussion on the future of AMOS sciences and the role of AMOS - Acacia Pepler (Chair), Gilbert Brunet (Bureau of Meteorology), Christian Jakob (ARC Centre of Excellence for the Weather of the 21st Century), Simon Marsland (National Environmental Science Program)
16:45pm - Symposium Close
AMOS 50TH ANNIVERSARY GRAND WINTER DINNER/BALL
Thursday, 10 August 2023
6:30pm to Approx 10:00pm
501 Bourke St, Melbourne VIC 3000
The RACV Club has offered ROH discount rate of $199.00 per night for accommodation
one/two nights before and after this event, subject to availability.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you wish to take advantage of this rate.
Parking is available for attendees for $10 from 5pm. The daily rate is $45.00.
AMOS 50th Anniversary Package Includes
AMOS Grand Winter Ball (Networking Event)
- PLUS -
AMOS Symposium (morning/afternoon teas + lunch incl)
Full $260 or Student/Retired $200
AMOS Symposium ONLY
(morning/afternoon teas + lunch incl)**
Full $180 or Student/Retired $120
**Note: AMOS Grand Winter Ball (Networking Event) Ticket is available for
$80 if purchasing an AMOS Symposium Ticket and a separate invoice is required.**
AMOS Grand Winter Ball ONLY (Networking Event)
Full $130 for ball only, or partners and guests
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