Fourth Presidental History Symposium (Expanded View)

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Compact View of Conference

Saturday, 28 January 2006
7:30 AM-7:31 AM, Saturday
Short Course and Student Conference Registration
Sunday, 29 January 2006
7:30 AM-9:00 AM, Sunday
Short Course Registration
9:00 AM-6:00 PM, Sunday
Conference Registration
Monday, 30 January 2006
7:30 AM-6:00 PM, Monday
Registration Continues through Thursday, 2 February
12:00 PM-1:10 PM, Monday
Plenary Session 1 AMS Forum Kick-Off Luncheon (Cash & Carry available in the Meeting Room Foyer)
Chairs: Sue Grimmond, King's College, London United Kingdom; Steven Hanna, Harvard Univ., Boston, MA; Mark Andrews, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD
12:00 PMPL1.1Forum opening  
Gregory S. Forbes, The Weather Channel, Atlanta, GA; and M. Andrews, C. S. B. Grimmond, and S. R. Hanna
12:10 PMPL1.2How should we compare and evaluate urban land surface models?  
Martin Best, Met Office, Wallingford, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
Stanley Changnon, Changnon Climatologist, Mahomet, IL
5:30 PM-7:30 PM, Monday
Formal Opening of Exhibits with Reception (Cash Bar)
7:30 PM, Monday
Holton Symposium Banquet
Tuesday, 31 January 2006
11:00 AM-6:00 PM, Tuesday
Exhbits Open (T)
11:15 AM-12:15 PM, Tuesday, A310
Session 1 Meteorology: From Ben Franklin to Climate Change
11:15 AM1.1Benjamin Franklin's Science   wrf recording
E. Philip Krider, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
12:15 PM, Tuesday
Plenary Session Presidential Forum with Boxed Lunch (Lunch will be available for purchase outside the meeting room.)
2:00 PM-5:00 PM, Tuesday, A310
Session 2 Meteorology: From Ben Franklin to Climate Change: Part II
2:00 PM2.1Weather services as New Deal science policy hot spot   wrf recording
Kristine C. Harper, New Mexico Tech, Socorro, NM
2:30 PM2.2Air Force African-American Meteorologists in WW II and Beyond   wrf recording
Gerald A. White Jr., Air Force Reserve Command, Warner Robins AFB, GA
3:00 PMCoffee Break in the Exhibit Hall  
3:30 PM2.3Cold history: assessing NOAA's role in the Arctic   wrf recording
Ronald E. Doel, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR; and K. C. Harper, S. Kromann, N. Merati, and T. C. Vance
4:00 PM2.4International Polar Years—online and full text   wrf recording
Doria B. Grimes, NOAA Central Library, Silver Spring, MD; and A. Fiolek
4:30 PM2.5Development of global warming research at the United Kingdom Meteorological Office during the 1970s and mid-1980s  
Sang-Hyun Kim, University of Texas, Austin, TX
Thursday, 2 February 2006
12:00 AM, Thursday
Symposium Ends

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