92nd American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting (January 22-26, 2012)

Session 9 Integrating Social Sciences Into NWS: Policy Challenges and Opportunities

Wednesday, 25 January 2012: 1:30 PM-2:30 PM
Room 243 (New Orleans Convention Center )
Host: Seventh Symposium on Policy and Socio-Economic Research
Cochairs:  Daniel Nietfeld, NOAA and Caitlin Buzzas, AMS
  1:30 PM
Update on the NWS Roadmap
Christopher S. Strager, NOAA/NWS, Bohemia, NY; and M. J. Hudson, S. Cooper, A. Bleistein, D. Manning, J. Sprague, M. Lovern, B. R. Colman, and J. P. Tuell
  1:45 PM
A Strategy for Improved Communication of Integrated Climate, Water and Weather Services
Fiona Horsfall, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and M. Timofeyeva and D. Caldwell
  2:00 PM
The 2011 Severe Weather Symposium: A National Conversation for Saving Lives Through Better Science and Services
Kevin Scharfenberg, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and B. Colman, S. Lenihan, J. T. Ferree, S. Koch, and R. Schneider