General Assembly, El Calafate, Argentina

1894-2019:125 years of internationally coordinated glacier monitoring

Achievements and future challenges

Glaciarium, El Calafate, Argentina

22.10.2019: arrival, registration, ice breaker, welcome speeches
23.10.2019: historical background & international monitoring strategy by Director WGMS, status reports on national implementation by NCs
24.10.2019: workshops on (i) reanalysing glacier mass balance series, (ii) geodetic glacier change assessments for entire mountain ranges, (iii) national and global glacier inventories, (iv) data submission, (v) strengthening the regional network; public outreach
25.10.2019: excursion to Los Glaciares National Park
26.10.2019: departure

Visa requirements
Participants are responsible for their visa applications.

A shared room accommodation for the participants is booked and covered by the organizers from 22.10.2019 to 26.10.2019. Additional nights before or after the meeting need to be organized and payed by the participants.

Weather & climate conditions
local conditions

Local Organizing Committee (LOC)

last change 16/05/2019