The Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies (CIMSS) is proud to host the 27th gathering of the Satellites & Education Conference at the University of Wisconsin-Madison THIS WEEK! The conference starts today (July 30th) and runs through Friday, August 1st. Here is a link to the conference agenda.
You can also join the Thursday afternoon session remotely from 3pm to 5pm CDT. Here is the agenda for this period:
3:00 – GOES R – Tim Schmit, NOAA NESDIS STAR
3:30 – Suomi NPP & VIIRS Data – Kathy Strabala , CIMSS
4:00 – Building a Weather-Ready Nation: Taking Forecasts and Satellite Data to the Next Level - Dr. Louis Uccellini, NOAA NWS Director
To listen live via WebEx, go to
If a password is required, enter the Meeting Password: 23140358
This remote capability is being offered in collaboration with the Federation of Earth Science Information Partners (ESIP) Education committee.
For more information on the conference, check the CIMSS website at http://cimss.ssec.wisc.edu/meetings/27sated/