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COSMEMOS - Innovation in meteorology for maritime navigation

Event Type Workshop
Date(s)(yyyy-mm-dd) Start: 2013-10-23
Location , Corsica Ferries embarquement - Livorno Harbor, Livorno, Italy
Short Title COSMEMOS - Innovation in meteorology for maritime navigation
Summary COSMEMOS (COoperative Satellite navigation for MEteo-marine MOdelling and Services) is a two-years research and development project, co-funded by the European Commission, 7th Framework Programme, managed by the European GNSS Agency (GSA) and led by the Company VITROCISET Belgium, which coordinates an international partnership of various expertises, supported by the LaMMA Consortium (Italy) for what concerns the coordination of the scientific activities. COSMEMOS develops technology and services based on European satallite navigation signals (EGNOS, Galileo), to improve safety of maritime navigation and fuel savings.
Notes Workshop time schedule from 9:00 to 17:00 Ship Corsica Ferries "Mega Express II", being Forship company an official partner of the COSMEMOS project. The ship will be in the port of Livorno for operational services and refurnishment during the day of October 23. The main hall of the "Mega Express II" will be equipped for hosting the workshop and its participants from 09:00 to 17:00.
Web site http://www.lamma.rete.toscana.it/cosmemos-workshop
Keywords Meteorology; weather routing; data assimilation, meteo marine models

Event Entered By Francesco SABATINI

Created: 2013-09-30 17:24:55
Last Updated: 2013-09-30 17:44:32