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Nordic network NordicESM at MISU, Stockholm University

Dear members of the NordicESM network,

As promised, here is some practical information about our upcoming workshop at Stockholm University on 78 March:

A) Registration
We hope to see as many of you as possible at the workshop! Everybody who intends to attend needs to register no later than 10 February. You do that by sending an e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with a cc to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

You need to submit the following information in your e-mail:
 Full name (as in your passport)
 Indication of whether you need a hotel room or not, and whether you are sharing a double room with someone (see hotel info below)
 Indication of food allergies, if any

B) Meals, travel expenses
We will cover lunches on both days + dinner Monday night for all participants.
We will cover hotel (1 night) + air tickets/train tickets for all invited participants (SC members, invited speakers), and additionally for 1 person per institution. Other participants need to cover their tickets and hotel stay by other means.

C) Hotel
Julia Linde has made a block booking (25 rooms) for us at Elite Hotel Arcadia, which is conveniently located one subway stop from the University. The price is: 1258 SEK per night for 1 person or 1458 SEK per night for double occupancy. These prices include breakfast and VAT.

When you register, please let Julia Linde know if you would like to stay at this hotel, as well as whether you are paying yourself or we are.

Note that in order to obtain this rate, you must register no later than Wednesday 10 February.

D) Workshop programme
A tentative programme follows here:


Monday 7 March
Theme: Model tuning
11.0012.00    Arrival, registration 
12.0013.00   Lunch
13.0013.10   Jon Egill Kristjansson: Welcome, introduction 
13.1013.20   Gunilla Svensson: Practical information
13.2014.00   Thorsten Mauritsen: Tuning of climate models
14.0015.30   Working groups
15.3016.00   Coffee break
16.0017.00   Working groups continue
17.0018.00   Presentations from working groups and plenary discussion
18.00   Adjourn
19.00   Dinner
Tuesday 8 March
Theme: Model development and education
09.00-09.30   Ralf Döscher: EC-Earth development
09.3010.00   Trond Iversen: NorESM development
10.0010.20   Jim Dowling: Climate model output analysis
10.2010.40   Heikki Järvinen: Data compression
10.4011.00   Coffee break
11.0011.15   Antti Lauri: Climate Whirl at High Latitudes
11.1511.30   Michael Boy: First Steps in Atmospheric Modelling
11.3011.45   Gunilla Svensson: Introduction to Climate Modeling
11.4512.00   Peter Tunved: Applied Methodologies for Improved Exchange between Atmospheric eScience Infrastructures at High Latitudes
12.0012.10   Thomas Röblitz: NeIC and NordicESM
12.10   End of meeting
12.10   Lunch


E) Spread the word
Please feel free to forward this information to colleagues (new PhD students, post-docs etc) who might not have heard about the network!

Kind regards
Jon Egill on behalf of the NordicESM Steering Committee


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