Fifth Communications Workshop (Expanded View)

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Wednesday, 1 February 2006
8:30 AM-10:10 AM, Wednesday, A402
Session 1 A Closer Look at Hurricane and Severe Weather Coverage
8:30 AMOpening/Introductions: Stephanie Keinitzer, AMS, Seattle, WA; and Peter Dykstra, CNN, Atlanta, GA  
8:50 AM1.1The Media Frenzy at the National Hurricane Center  
Max Mayfield, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/NHC, Miami, FL
9:10 AM1.2Covering Hurricane Katrina from the Front Lines  
Bob Breck, WVUE-TV, New Orleans, LA
9:30 AM1.3Covering Severe Weather—the CNN Perspective  
Greg Agvent, CNN, Atlanta, GA
9:50 AM1.4Deploying Meteorologists into the Field  
Terry Connelly, The Weather Channel, Atlanta, GA
10:10 AM-10:40 AM, Wednesday
Coffee Break
10:30 AM, Wednesday, A402
Session 2 Video Analysis: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly
Chair: Peter Dykstra, CNN, Atlanta, GA
10:40 AM-11:30 AM, Wednesday, A402
Panel Discussion 1 Panel Discussion/Interactive Dialogue/Q&A
Moderator: Peter Dykstra, CNN, Atlanta, GA
10:40 AMWhat is the role of the Media During Severe Weather Events? Does the Role Differ for the Local and National Media? Are the Media Covering the Right Story? Or Sending the Wrong Message? What Does the Science Community want to see Covered by the Media?  

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