Session 3 60 years of Weather Satellites:  How Earth Observing Satellites Contributed to Linking Information to Knowledge to Society (Centennial)

Monday, 13 January 2020: 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
253B (Boston Convention and Exhibition Center)
Host: 16th Annual Symposium on New Generation Operational Environmental Satellite Systems
Mitch Goldberg, NESDIS, JPSS, Lanham, MD and Jean Phillips, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

2:00 PM
Early Weather Satellite Observations Energized the history of Science Discoveries and Weather Forecasting
Thomas Vonder Haar, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO; and G. Dittberner

2:15 PM
2:30 PM
TIROS Origins: How Military and Civilian Organizations Contributed to the First Weather Satellite System
Angelina L Callahan, NRL, Washington, DC; and G. Dittberner and T. Vonder Haar

2:45 PM
Imaging from ATS-1 to the GOES-R Series: What has Changed and What has Stayed the Same
T. J. Schmit, NOAA/NESDIS/Center for Satellite Applications and Research, Madison, WI; and M. M. Gunshor, W. P. Menzel, J. Phillips, and D. T. Lindsey

3:30 PM
Progress/Status On The GOES-R Socioeconomic Benefits Study
Michael Jamilkowski, The Aerospace Corporation, Greenbelt, MD; and D. G. Lubar

3:45 PM
Case Studies on the Socioeconomic Benefits of Satellite Information in Weather-Related Decisions
Yusuke Kuwayama, Resources for the Future, Washington, DC; and B. Mabee

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