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ICG/NEAMTWS Steering Committee, Working Group and Task Team meetings

Event Type Meeting
Date(s)(yyyy-mm-dd) Start: 2015-10-19 - End: 2015-10-20
Location Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia Roma, Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia Roma Via di Vigna Murata, 605, Roma, Italy
Summary The Eleventh Session of the Intergovernmental Coordination Group for the Tsunami Early Warning and Mitigation System in the North-Eastern Atlantic, the Mediterranean and Connected Seas (ICG/NEAMTWS) was hosted by Cyprus in Nicosia, from 12 to 14 November 2014 at the University of Cyprus. The ICG while confirming the continuation of the Working Groups, as follows: Working Group 1 on Hazard Assessment and Modelling; Working Group 2 on Seismic and Geophysical Measurements; Working Group 3 on Sea Level Data Collection and Exchange, including Offshore Tsunami Detection and Instruments; and Working Group 4 on Public Awareness, Preparedness and Mitigation, decided to give the mandate to the Steering Committee to consider a potential reorganization of the structure of Working Groups and Task Teams. The ICG confirmed the continuation of the Task Team on Communication Test and of the Task Team on Tsunami Exercises, and established a Task Team on Operations for the next intersessional period. The ICG confirmed the continuation of the Steering Committee composed by the Officers and the Co-Chairs of the Working Groups and the Task Teams, and representatives of CTSPs. Meetings of the WG3, task Team on Operations and the Steering Committee are scheduled on 19 and 20 October 2015, hosted by INGV, Rome, Italy.

Event Entered By Francesca SANTORO
Organisers Ahmet C. YALCINER
Staff Bernardo ALIAGA

Group(s): IOC , Tsunami
Created: 2015-09-08 10:36:17
Last Updated: 2015-10-20 23:47:09