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CL – Climate: Past, Present, Future


Alexander von Humboldt Medal Lecture by Filippo Giorgi (co-organized)
Conveners: Jonathan Bamber , Hans Thybo 


Alfred Wegener Medal Lecture by Meinrat O. Andreae (co-organized)
Conveners: Jonathan Bamber , Hans Thybo 


Hans Oeschger Medal Lecture by Hubertus Fischer (co-organized)
Convener: Didier Roche 


Milutin Milankovic Medal Lecture by David A. Hodell (co-organized)
Convener: Didier Roche 


CL Division Outstanding ECS Lecture by Christo Buizert (co-organized)
Convener: Didier Roche 


Open Session on Climate: Past, Present and Future
Convener: Didier Roche  | Co-Convener: Marc Luetscher 
CL1 –  Past climates


Historical Climatology
Convener: Stefan Grab  | Co-Conveners: Rudolf Brazdil , David Nash , Georgina Endfield 


Studying the climate of the last two millennia
Convener: Lucien von Gunten  | Co-Conveners: Helen McGregor , Anne Hormes , Juan José Gómez-Navarro , Elizabeth Thomas , Hugo Beltrami 


Flood and weather extremes of the past
Conveners: Stephan Dietrich , Markus Czymzik  | Co-Conveners: Bruno Wilhelm , Ruediger Glaser , Hugues Goosse , Monica Ionita-Scholz , Markus Stoffel , Stefanie Wirth 


Interglacial Climate Change: patterns, processes, and impacts
Convener: Jeremiah Marsicek  | Co-Conveners: Basil Davis , Shaun Marcott , Jeremy Shakun 


Cyclical natural climate variability throughout the Holocene
Convener: Michael Asten  | Co-Convener: Nicola Scafetta 


Tackling past hydrological cycles - from local and regional to global scales (co-organized)
Convener: Elisabeth Dietze  | Co-Conveners: Michał Słowiński , Martin Theuerkauf , Mariusz Lamentowicz , Kira Rehfeld 


Interdisciplinary tree-ring research
Convener: Kerstin Treydte  | Co-Conveners: Jan Esper , Olga Churakova (Sidorova) , Ulf Buentgen 


Tropical coral archives – Reconstructions of climate and environment beyond the instrumental record at society-relevant timescales
Convener: Miriam Pfeiffer  | Co-Conveners: Thomas Felis , Jens Zinke , Tsuyoshi Watanabe , Atsuko Yamazaki 


Eurasian Aeolian Deposits: Understanding atmospheric variability and interactions (co-organized)
Convener: Li Li  | Co-Conveners: Youbin Sun , Frank Lehmkuhl , Jef Vandenberghe 


Novel and quantitative methods for continental palaeoenvironmental reconstruction.
Convener: Jessica Oster  | Co-Conveners: Sebastian F.M. Breitenbach , Bethany Fox , Adam Hartland 


Linking microbial communities and climatic archives: the influence of the subsurface biosphere on terrestrial and marine sediments (co-organized)
Convener: Camille Thomas  | Co-Conveners: Daniel Ariztegui , Mark Lever , Patricia Roeser , Monica Sanchez Roman 


Quaternary climate archives and proxy uncertainty
Convener: Nathalie Fagel  | Co-Conveners: Achim Brauer , Mohammed Allan , Armand Hernández , Henning Åkesson , Timothy Lane , Kathryn Adamson , Laia Comas-Bru , Matthew Finkenbinder , Nora Loose , Christine Hamilton , Michał Słowiński 


Past climate - isotopic and multi-proxy continental and shallow marine records
Convener: Ana-Voica Bojar  | Co-Conveners: Grzegorz Skrzypek , Octavian G. Duliu , Andrzej Pelc , Christophe Lécuyer 


Diagnosing past climate mechanisms through the Integration of Ice core, MArine and TErrestrial records
Convener: Christine Lane  | Co-Conveners: Achim Brauer , W.Z. Hoek , Rebecca Kearney , Ana Moreno , Christof Pearce , Didier Roche 


The Quest for Oldest Ice (co-organized)
Convener: Olaf Eisen  | Co-Convener: Didier Roche 


The speleothem archive: understanding processes and interpreting Quaternary climate change
Convener: Marc Luetscher  | Co-Conveners: Tobias Kluge , Michael Deininger , Jens Fohlmeister , Anna Nele Meckler , Petra Bajo 


Proxy system modelling and data assimilation in paleoclimatology
Convener: Hugues Goosse  | Co-Conveners: Michael Evans , Samar Khatiwala 


Paleoclimates from the Cretaceous to the Holocene: learning from numerical experiments and model-data comparisons, and using paleoclimate modelling and data to learn about the future
Convener: Masa Kageyama  | Co-Conveners: André Paul , Julia Hargreaves , Michal Kucera 


Past changes in Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation (AMOC) structure, variability, and their impact on climate and biogeochemistry (co-organized)
Convener: Jerry Tjiputra  | Co-Conveners: Pepijn Bakker , Jörg Lippold , Laurie Menviel 


On the dynamics of Dansgaard-Oeschger events; perspectives from paleoclimate data and modeling
Conveners: H. Sadatzki , Mari F. Jensen  | Co-Conveners: Kerim Nisancioglu , Markus Jochum , Camille Li , Joel Pedro 


Climate variability and ocean-atmosphere-ice interactions in the N. Atlantic and Arctic regions at decadal to millennial time scale (co-organized)
Convener: Marit-Solveig Seidenkrantz  | Co-Conveners: Antoon Kuijpers , Marie-Alexandrine Sicre , Christof Pearce 


Quaternary glacial-interglacial transitions: causes and effects
Convener: Willem van der Bilt  | Co-Conveners: Francesco Muschitiello , Ulysses Ninnemann , Raymond Bradley , Brice Rea , Matteo Spagnolo , David Thornalley , Graham Wilson 


Northern Eurasian Lakes – Quaternary Glaciation and Climate History (co-organized)
Convener: Elodie Lebas  | Co-Conveners: Grigory Fedorov , Martin Melles , John Inge Svendsen 


Late Quaternary ice-sheet history, sea-level change and landscape evolution of northwest Europe (co-organized)
Convener: Natasha Barlow  | Co-Conveners: Freek Busschers , Kim Cohen , C. Cotterill , Andy Emery 


Reconstructing paleo ice dynamics: Comparing and combining field-based evidence and numerical modeling (co-organized)
Convener: Irina Rogozhina  | Co-Conveners: Arjen Stroeven , Lev Tarasov , John Jansen , Jorge Bernales 


Mountain Glaciations and beyond - Glacial landforms and their palaeoclimatic interpretation (co-organized)
Convener: Stefan Winkler  | Co-Conveners: Martin Brook , Tim Davies , Lasafam Iturrizaga , Giovanni Monegato , Jürgen Reitner 


Plio-Pleistocene topographic evolution of mid- to high-latitude mountain ranges (co-organized)
Convener: Günther Prasicek  | Co-Conveners: Jörg Robl , Stefan Hergarten , Georgina E. King 


Climate-Carbon cycle interactions of the Pleistocene
Convener: Francesco Muschitiello  | Co-Conveners: Jeremy Shakun , Luke Skinner , David Thornalley 


Deciphering human-environmental interactions during the late Quaternary – prospects and challenges in geoarchaeology (co-organized)
Convener: Hans von Suchodoletz  | Co-Conveners: Kathryn Fitzsimmons , Markus Fuchs , André Kirchner , Gert Verstraeten 


Climate response to orbital forcing
Convener: Christian Zeeden  | Co-Conveners: Joyce Bosmans , Anne-Christine Da Silva , Aisling Dolan , Stefanie Kaboth , Mingsong Li , Mathieu Martinez , Matthias Sinnesael , Nicolas Thibault 


Climate Change in the geological record: what can we learn from data and models?
Convener: Yannick Donnadieu  | Co-Conveners: LE Hir Guillaume , Gregor Knorr , Caroline H. Lear , Emmanuelle Puceat , Stuart Robinson , Pierre Sepulchre , Bas van de Schootbrugge 


Polar continental margins and fjords – climate, oceanography, tectonics and geohazards (co-organized)
Convener: Kelly Hogan  | Co-Conveners: Matthias Forwick , Jan Sverre Laberg , Berit Oline Hjelstuen , Michele Rebesco , H. Christian Hass , Gerhard Kuhn 


Arctic & Antarctic volcanism – magmatic, tectonic and palaeoenvironmental aspects & linkages (co-organized)
Convener: Adelina Geyer  | Co-Conveners: John Smellie , Kristin Vogfjord , Morten Riishuus 
CL2 –  Present climate


Earth radiation budget, radiative forcing and climate change
Convener: Martin Wild  | Co-Conveners: Rolf Philipona , Paul Stackhouse , Arturo Sanchez-Lorenzo 


Solar Total and Spectral Irradiance Recent Observations and Results, Links with Models and Possible Consequences for Climate (co-organized)
Convener: Luc Damé  | Co-Conveners: William Ball , Margit Haberreiter , Katja Matthes , Martin Snow , Rémi Thiéblement , Martin Wild 


Detecting and attributing climate change: trends, extreme events, and impacts
Convener: Pardeep Pall  | Co-Conveners: Alexis Hannart , Seung-Ki Min , Aurélien Ribes 


Precipitation: Measurement, Climatology, Remote Sensing, and Modeling (co-organized)
Convener: Silas Michaelides  | Co-Conveners: Vincenzo Levizzani , Yukari Takayabu , Gail Jackson 


The atmospheric water cycle: processes, dynamics and characteristics (co-organized)
Convener: Harald Sodemann  | Co-Conveners: David Lavers , Marie-Estelle Demory , Alexandre M. Ramos , Irina V. Gorodetskaya 


Precipitation Modelling: uncertainty, variability, assimilation, ensemble simulation and downscaling (co-organized)
Convener: Andreas Langousis  | Co-Conveners: Simone Fatichi , Roberto Deidda , Alin Andrei Carsteanu , Jérôme Benveniste , Giovanna Grossi , Andràs Bàrdossy 


Advances in estimating and attributing long-term ozone and temperature trends in the middle atmosphere (co-organized)
Convener: Daan Hubert  | Co-Conveners: Viktoria Sofieva , Amanda Maycock , Sophie Godin-Beekmann , Andrea K. Steiner 


Climate Variability Across Scales and Climate States (co-organized)
Convener: Kira Rehfeld  | Co-Conveners: Thomas Laepple , Shaun Lovejoy , Louise Sime , Anna von der Heydt , Michel Crucifix 


Dynamics and impacts of extratropical climate variability from interannual to multidecadal time scales (co-organized)
Convener: Cheng Sun  | Co-Conveners: Jianping Li , Fred Kucharski , In-Sik Kang , Ruiqiang Ding , Juan Feng , F. Xie , Yun Yang , Hyacinth Nnamchi 


ENSO: Dynamics, Predictability and Modelling (co-organized)
Convener: Dietmar Dommenget  | Co-Conveners: Michael McPhaden , Andrew Wittenberg , Eric Guilyardi 


Dynamical Extremes in Climate Sciences (co-organized)
Convener: Davide Faranda  | Co-Conveners: Carmen Alvarez-Castro , Gabriele Messori , Alexis Tantet 


Atmospheric composition, weather and climate in Sub-Saharan Africa (co-organized)
Convener: Céline Mari  | Co-Conveners: Peter Hill , John Marsham 


Deep and bottom waters in the global ocean: Formation, transport and mixing (co-organized)
Convener: Céline Heuzé  | Co-Conveners: Carolina Dufour , Erik Behrens , Sunke Schmidtko 


The North Atlantic: natural variability and global change (co-organized)
Convener: Monika Rhein  | Co-Convener: Richard Greatbatch 


Phenology and seasonality in climate change
Convener: Kjell Bolmgren  | Co-Conveners: Christina Koppe , Iñaki Garcia de Cortazar-Atauri , Marie Russell Keatley , Helfried Scheifinger 


Natural hazards and climate impacts in forest areas (co-organized)
Convener: Jonathan Rizzi  | Co-Conveners: Luigi Lombardo , Svein Solberg 


Land use and land cover change effects on surface biogeophysics, biogeochemistry and climate (co-organized)
Convener: Gregory Duveiller  | Co-Conveners: Ryan Bright , Edouard Davin , Alan Di Vittorio , Julia Pongratz 


Urban climate and urban biometeorology
Convener: Sorin Cheval  | Co-Conveners: Matthias Demuzere , Hendrik Wouters , Matei Georgescu 


Water, climate, food and health (co-organized)PICO session
Convener: Hwa-Lung Yu  | Co-Conveners: Alin Andrei Carsteanu , Andreas Langousis , George Christakos , Alexander Kolovos , José M. Angulo 


Aviation Meteorology: Observations, Modeling, and Operations (co-organized)
Convener: Ismail Gultepe  | Co-Conveners: Stan Benjamin , Wayne Feltz , Debra Blondin , Dr. Michael Witiw 


Effects of climate and environmental changes on landslides (co-organized)
Convener: Guido Rianna  | Co-Conveners: Stefano Luigi Gariano , Fausto Guzzetti , Luciano Picarelli 


Earth surface interactions with atmosphere and solid earth – rates and dates. (co-organized)PICO session
Convener: Jessica Starke  | Co-Conveners: Sarah Falkowski , Georgina E. King , Sebastian Mutz 


Volcanoes in a changing cryosphere: physical processes and related risk (co-organized)
Convener: Gioachino Roberti  | Co-Conveners: Swetha Venugopal , Benjamin van Wyk de Vries , brent ward , glyn williams-jones , Iestyn Barr , Matteo Spagnolo , Carolina Pagli , Brice Rea 


Atmosphere – Cryosphere interaction with focus on transport, deposition and effects of dust, black carbon, and other aerosols (co-organized)
Convener: Pavla Dagsson Waldhauserova  | Co-Conveners: Biagio Di Mauro , Marie Dumont , Outi Meinander 


Surface Waves and Wave-Coupled Effects in Lower Atmosphere and Upper Ocean (co-organized)
Convener: Alexander Babanin  | Co-Conveners: Francisco J. Ocampo-Torres , Miguel Onorato , Fangli Qiao 


Advances in large-scale land surface, hydrological and climate modelling over snow and ice-covered mountainous terrain (co-organized)PICO session
Convener: Nora Helbig  | Co-Conveners: Richard L.H. Essery , Michael Schirmer , Vincent Vionnet 
CL3 –  Future climate


Extreme Events and Impacts
Convener: Stéphane Goyette  | Co-Convener: Erich Fischer 


Mid-latitude Cyclones and Storms: Diagnostics of Observed and Future Trends, and related Impacts (co-organized)
Convener: Gregor C. Leckebusch  | Co-Conveners: Joaquim G. Pinto , Uwe Ulbrich 


Earth System Prediction and Application (co-organized)
Convener: Andrea Alessandri  | Co-Conveners: Yoshimitsu Chikamoto , Noel Keenlyside , June-Yi Lee 


Climate Predictions from monthly, seasonal to decadal time scales (co-organized)
Convener: Francisco J. Doblas-Reyes  | Co-Conveners: Mark Liniger , Wolfgang Müller , Stéphane Vannitsem 


Polar Climate Predictability and Prediction
Convener: Torben Koenigk  | Co-Conveners: Ed Hawkins , Helge Goessling , Matthieu Chevallier , Rym Msadek , Neven-Stjepan Fuckar 


Mechanisms and models of soil organic matter stabilization, C sequestration, and GHG emissions (co-organized)
Convener: César Plaza  | Co-Convener: Claudio Zaccone 


Nitrogen-transformation processes in terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems under global change (co-organized)
Convener: Tuula Larmola  | Co-Conveners: Sari Juutinen , Julie Talbot 


Managed Forests and Global Change (co-organized)
Convener: Robert Bradley  | Co-Conveners: Christian Ammer , Frank Berninger , Michael Gundale , Tuula Packalen , Willian Vieira , Amy Wotherspoon , Loïc d'Orangeville 


From Person to Planet: Scaling of Strategies to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Concentrations and Build Climate Resilience (co-organized)
Convener: Mark McCaffrey  | Co-Convener: Avit K. Bhowmik 


Natural Hazards and climate change impacts in coastal areas (co-organized)
Convener: Renske de Winter  | Co-Conveners: Goneri Le Cozannet , R. Ranasinghe , Michael Herzog , Joern Behrens , Luke Jackson 

NH9.8/CL3.11/GMPV6.9/HS11.40/SM 3.17/SSS13.65

Multi-hazard risk assessments: innovative approaches and applications for disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation (co-organized)PICO session
Convener: Stefano Terzi  | Co-Conveners: Silvia De Angeli , Joel Gill , Anna Lo Jacomo , Faith Taylor 


Urban Resilience Studies (co-organized)
Convener: Damien Serre  | Co-Conveners: Bruno Barroca , Pietro Bernardara , Vincent Becue , Michael Gonzva 


From sub-seasonal forecasting to climate projections: predicting hydrologic extremes and servicing water managers (co-organized)
Convener: Louise Crochemore  | Co-Conveners: Henning Rust , Bart van den Hurk , Christopher White , Johannes Hunink , Tim aus der Beek , Louise Arnal 


Environmental assessments across scales: implementation at national and sub-national scales
Convener: Michael Kuperberg  | Co-Conveners: Jack Kaye , Richard Moss , Kathy Hibbard 
CL4 –  Past-Present-Future climates


The Dynamics of the Seasonal Cycle and its Signature Across All Timescales
Convener: Anne-Katrine Faber  | Co-Conveners: Katherine Hutchinson , Pragallva Barpanda , Ruth Geen , Mads Bruun Poulsen 


Constraining climate sensitivity from various lines of evidence (co-organized)
Convener: Anna von der Heydt  | Co-Conveners: Michel Crucifix , Julia Hargreaves , Valerio Lucarini , Steven Sherwood , Masahiro Watanabe , Mark Webb 


Thermodynamics applied to the climate system (co-organized)
Convener: Valerio Lembo  | Co-Conveners: Michael Ghil , Valerio Lucarini , Martin Rypdal , Jeffrey Weiss 


Understanding past, present and future changes in the hydrological cycle
Convener: Michael Byrne  | Co-Conveners: Ruth Geen , Giuseppe Zappa 


Stable isotopes in the atmosphere - from vapor to precipitation
Conveners: Aurel Perşoiu , Hans Christian Steen-Larsen  | Co-Conveners: Zoltán Kern , Valérie Masson-Delmotte , Jesper Sjolte , Francoise Vimeux , Polona Vreča , Martin Werner 


The global monsoons in current, future and palaeoclimates and their role in extreme weather and climate events (co-organized)
Convener: Jianping Li  | Co-Conveners: Andrew Turner , Pascal Terray , Rondro Barimalala , Alexis Licht 


The Indian Ocean's past, present, and future (co-organized)
Convener: Caroline Ummenhofer  | Co-Conveners: Jérôme Vialard , Raleigh Hood , Birgit Gaye , Ben Webber , Gregory L. Cowie 


Mountain climates: processes, change and related impacts
Convener: Sven Kotlarski  | Co-Conveners: Andreas Gobiet , Elisa Palazzi , Walter Immerzeel , Heimo Truhetz , Wolfgang Schöner 


Processes and impacts of climate and ocean changes in the Arctic-subartic – from past to future:
Convener: Anne de Vernal  | Co-Conveners: Michal Kucera , Marit-Solveig Seidenkrantz 


Arctic climate change: governing mechanisms and global implications
Convener: Richard Bintanja  | Co-Convener: Rune Grand Graversen 


Tropical Climate Variability and Teleconnections: past, present and future
Convener: Joke Lübbecke  | Co-Conveners: Fred Kucharski , Teresa Losada , Irene Polo , Belen Rodríguez de Fonseca , Elsa Mohino 


Climate change and its impacts in the Latin America and Caribbean region
Convener: Raymond Arritt  | Co-Conveners: Maria Laura Bettolli , Ruth Cerezo-Mota , Tannecia Stephenson 


The climate of the Mediterranean region: from basic science to impacts
Convener: Piero Lionello  | Co-Conveners: Andrea Toreti , Heidi Webber 


Land-climate interactions from models and observations: Implications from past to future climate
Convener: Ryan Teuling  | Co-Conveners: Wim Thiery , Sonia Seneviratne , Andrea Alessandri , Gianpaolo Balsamo , Diego G. Miralles 


Paleo-hydrology: Lessons from the past, opportunities for the future (co-organized)
Convener: James Stagge  | Co-Convener: Francis Ludlow 


Marine records of continental environments (co-organized)
Convener: Peter Clift  | Co-Conveners: Sergio Andò , Annette Hahn 


Sea level rise: past, present and future
Convener: Marta Marcos  | Co-Conveners: Aslak Grinsted , Svetlana Jevrejeva , Guy Woppelmann , Nadya Vinogradova 


Sea-Level Changes from Minutes to Millennia (co-organized)
Convener: Simon Engelhart  | Co-Conveners: Benjamin Horton , Andrew Kemp , Nicole Khan 


Ice-sheet and climate interactions (co-organized)
Convener: Heiko Goelzer  | Co-Conveners: Philippe Huybrechts , Alexander Robinson , R. Winkelmann 


Glacial isostatic adjustment and its role in the global earth system (co-organized)
Convener: Wouter van der Wal  | Co-Conveners: Maaria Nordman , Pietro Sternai , Holger Steffen 

GD8.2/CL4.21/CR8.4/EMRP4.20/SM 4.11/TS1.7

Unveiling the structure, evolution and influence of the Antarctic Lithosphere (co-organized)
Convener: Fausto Ferraccioli  | Co-Conveners: Douglas Wiens , Joachim Jacobs 


Characterizing, understanding and predicting the radiative effects and the climatic impacts of major volcanic eruptions (co-organized)
Convener: Davide Zanchettin  | Co-Conveners: Myriam Khodri , Graham Mann , Claudia Timmreck , Matthew Toohey 


Past and Future Mass Extinctions and Environmental Change: where do we stand? (co-organized)
Convener: Thierry Adatte  | Co-Conveners: Sverre Planke , Henrik Svensen , Andrea Marzoli , Eric Font , David Bond 


Interrogating the sedimentary record of hyperthermals (co-organized)
Convener: Alena Ebinghaus  | Co-Conveners: David Kemp , Richard David Pancost 


A Neoproterozoic Snowball Earth at 20: Progress, problems, and hypotheses two decades on (co-organized)
Convener: Daniel Le Heron  | Co-Conveners: Stephane Bodin , Marie Busfield , G. Shields 


Solid Earth Processes and the Earth's Precambrian Biogeochemical Record: Atmosphere, hydrosphere and climate (co-organized)
Convener: Grant Cox  | Co-Convener: Alan Collins 


Chemical weathering and organic carbon mobilization: From mountains to basins (co-organized)
Convener: Aaron Bufe  | Co-Conveners: Jeremy Caves , Patrick Frings , Maarten Lupker 


Permafrost carbon (CO2, CH4) and non-carbon (N2O) feedbacks to climate change (co-organized)
Convener: Christina Biasi  | Co-Conveners: Torben R. Christensen , Maija Marushchak , Christina Schädel 


4D carbon cycle: a global interdisciplinary evaluation through space and time (co-organized)
Convener: Sabin Zahirovic  | Co-Conveners: Nina Bellot , Mattia Pistone , Lotta Purkamo , vincenzo stagno 


Integrating stratigraphy, sedimentology, palaeontology and paleoclimate in human evolution and dispersal studies - from early hominins to the Holocene (co-organized)
Convener: Christian Zeeden  | Co-Conveners: Janina Bösken , Wei Chu , Verena E. Foerster , Josephine Joordens , Annett Junginger , Nicole Klasen , Igor Obreht , Daniel Veres 


Geomorphic response to climate variability: integrating different temporal or spatial scales from geomorphic processes and sediment archives (co-organized)
Convener: Pierre Valla  | Co-Conveners: Georgina L. Bennett , Romain Delunel , Stephanie Olen , Hendrik Vogel 


Drylands: paleoenvironmental and geomorphic perspectives and challenges (co-organized)
Convener: Hans von Suchodoletz  | Co-Conveners: Mark Bateman , Michael Dietze , Markus Fuchs , Joel Roskin 


Solid Earth and Fluid Earth Interactions: a holistic approach to the couplings between mantle dynamics, magmas, tectonics, climate, and earth surface processes (co-organized)
Convener: Sebastien Castelltort  | Co-Conveners: Luca Caricchi , Matteo Lupi , Guy Simpson 
CL5 –  Tools for climate studies


Advances in Quaternary Geochronology (co-organized)
Convener: Irka Hajdas  | Co-Conveners: Andreas Lang , Susan Ivy-Ochs , Dr. Sebastien Nomade 

CL5.02/AS5.7/BG1.38/GD10.9/GI0.5/GM2.10/GMPV10.9/HS11.25/NH11.1/NP9.4/OS4.14/PS6.4/SM 7.04/SSP1.12./SSS13.12/ST4.8/TS11.9

The development of geoscientific modelling (co-organized)
Convener: Julia Hargreaves  | Co-Conveners: Lutz Gross , David Ham , Astrid Kerkweg , Didier Roche , Rolf Sander 


Climate Data Homogenization and Analysis of Climate Variability, Trends and Extremes
Convener: Xiaolan Wang  | Co-Conveners: Rob Roebeling , Petr Stepanek , Enric Aguilar , Cesar Azorin-Molina 


Synoptic climatology – methods and applicationsPICO session
Convener: Christoph Beck  | Co-Conveners: Andreas Philipp , Prof. Dr. Jucundus Jacobeit 


Downscaling: methods and applications
Convener: Douglas Maraun  | Co-Conveners: Erika Coppola , Sabine Radanovics , Marlis Hofer 


Regional climate modeling, including CORDEX
Convener: Filippo Giorgi  | Co-Conveners: Raymond Arritt , Ivan Guettler 


Convection-permitting atmospheric modelling
Convener: Edmund Meredith  | Co-Conveners: Andreas F. Prein , Marie Piazza , Steven C. Chan , Erika Coppola , Heimo Truhetz 


High resolution weather and climate models on large supercomputers (co-organized)
Convener: Peter Düben  | Co-Conveners: Valentine Anantharaj , Rein Haarsma , Rieke Heinze , Xavier Lapillonne , Malcolm Roberts , Pier-Luigi Vidale 


Recent Developments in Numerical Earth System Modelling (co-organized)
Convener: Christopher Eldred  | Co-Conveners: Werner Bauer , Christiane Jablonowski , Christian Kühnlein 

GI1.3/AS5.15/BG1.30/CL5.10/EMRP4.5/ESSI1.6/HS11.12/SM 5.03

Environmental sensor network (co-organized)
Convener: Misha Krassovski  | Co-Convener: Walter Schmidt 


Linking climate and impact models: Challenges, approaches, solutions (co-organized)
Convener: Ole Rössler  | Co-Conveners: Nans Addor , Andreas Fischer , Sven Kotlarski , Christian Pagé , Renate Wilcke 


Implementing Science Tools for Cities and Climate
Convener: Rafiq Hamdi  | Co-Conveners: Jack Kaye , Cynthia Rosenzweig 


Climate Services - Underpinning SciencePICO session
Convener: Alessandro Dell'Aquila  | Co-Conveners: Carlo Buontempo , Mathew Stiller-Reeve , Daniela Domeisen , Marta Bruno Soares , Nube Gonzalez-Reviriego 


Climate Econometrics
Convener: Luke Jackson  | Co-Conveners: Felix Pretis , Torben Schmith , David Stainforth 

GI0.2/AS4.23/BG1.27/CL5.15/EMRP4.36/ERE1.8/G6.2/GD1.2/GM12.5/GMPV10.10/HS11.1/NH9.24/NP9.2/SM 1.11/SSP1.3./SSS13.70/TS1.8

COST Actions in Geosciences: breakthrough ideas, research activities and results (co-organized)
Convener: Lara Pajewski  | Co-Conveners: Simona Fontul , Marian MARCINIAK , Aleksandar Ristic 


Challenges and advances in using High-Performance Computing for Terrestrial Systems Modelling (co-organized)
Convener: Bibi Naz  | Co-Conveners: Klaus Goergen , Jessica Keune , Wolfgang Kurtz , Wendy Sharples , Mauro Sulis 


Emerging Computational Technology (co-organized)PICO session
Convener: David Topping  | Co-Convener: Michael Bane 

IE4.1/NP4.3/AS5.13/CL5.18/ESSI2.3/GD10.6/HS3.7/NH11.14/SM 7.03

Big data and machine learning in geosciences (co-organized)
Convener: Mikhail Kanevski  | Co-Conveners: Peter Baumann , Philip Brown , Reik Donner , Sandro Fiore , Kwo-Sen Kuo , Rosa Lasaponara , Morris Riedel , Karsten Steinhaeuser , Nicolas Younan 


Aeolian dust: Initiator, Player, and Recorder of Environmental Change (co-organized)PICO session
Convener: Peter Knippertz  | Co-Conveners: Joanna Nield , Tobias Lauer , Jan-Berend Stuut 


Limnogeology - reading the geological record of lakes (sponsored by IAS and SEPM) (co-organized)
Convener: Hendrik Vogel  | Co-Conveners: Marc De Batist , Jasper Moernaut , Martin Melles , Flavio Anselmetti , Daniel Ariztegui 


Applications of and progress towards an internationally coordinated subsurface ocean database for climate science and services (co-organized)
Convener: Rachel Killick  | Co-Conveners: Lijing Cheng , Tim Boyer , Rebecca Cowley , Catia Domingues 


Volcanic Ash – Generation, Transport, Impacts and Applications (co-organized)
Convener: Gholam Ali Hoshyaripour  | Co-Conveners: Britta Jensen , Ulrich Kueppers , Elena Maters , Gill Plunkett , Peter Webley 


Cosmic rays across scales and disciplines: the new frontier in environmental research (co-organized)
Convener: Martin Schrön  | Co-Conveners: Marek Zreda , Nathaniel A. Lifton , Bernd Heber , W. Rühm , Rafael Rosolem , Markus Köhli , Konstantin Herbst , Steffen Zacharias 


Environmental Magnetism: advances and perspectives (co-organized)
Convener: Eric Font  | Co-Conveners: Fabio Florindo , Joshua Feinberg 


Assessment of climate hazards’ impact on natural and cultural environment: Remote sensing and GIS applications (co-organized)
Convener: Dimitrios Alexakis  | Co-Conveners: Ioannis Tsanis , Athos Agapiou , Diofantos G. Hadjimitsis , Luigi Barazzetti , Branka Cuca 


Information extraction from satellite observations using data-driven methods (co-organized)
Convener: Miguel Mahecha  | Co-Conveners: Matthias Demuzere , Wouter Dorigo , Diego G. Miralles 


Atmospheric and Meteorological Instrumentation (co-organized)
Convener: Jothiram Vivekanandan  | Co-Conveners: Mike Rose , Christoph Waldmann , Manfred Lange , Anders La Cour-Harbo , Guifu Zhang 


R’s deliberate role in Earth sciences (co-organized)PICO session
Convener: Michael Dietze  | Co-Conveners: Oliver Korup , Sebastian Kreutzer 


Time Series Analysis in the Geosciences - Concepts, Methods and Applications (co-organized)
Convener: Reik Donner  | Co-Convener: Andrea Toreti 

NH9.12/AS5.17/CL5.30/ESSI1.9/GI0.4/GMPV6.12/HS11.44/SM 3.15/SSS13.66

Methods and Tools for Natural Risk Management and Communications – Innovative ways of delivering information to end users and sharing data among the scientific community (co-organized)
Convener: Raffaele Albano  | Co-Conveners: Valeria Cigala , Jonathan Rizzi 


Uncertainty Quantification in Natural Hazard and Risk Assessments: Best practices and lessons learned across different hazards (co-organized)PICO session
Convener: Paolo Frattini  | Co-Conveners: Daniela Molinari , Yoshiyuki Kaneda , Ivica Vilibic , Sergiy Vorogushyn 
CL6 –  Short courses


Simple applications of dynamical systems theory to real-world climate data (co-organized)
Convener: Gabriele Messori  | Co-Conveners: Davide Faranda , Stéphane Vannitsem 


Building and maintaining R packages (co-organized)
Convener: Michael Dietze  | Co-Convener: Sebastian Kreutzer 


Communicating geoscience to the media (co-organized)
Convener: Bárbara Ferreira  | Co-Conveners: Arindan Mandal , LAURA HELENE RASMUNSSEN , Laura Roberts , Célia Julia Sapart 


What are the key problems in Climate Science? (co-organized)
Convener: Emma C. Smith  | Co-Conveners: Céline Heuzé , Gabriele Messori , Karin van der Wiel 


Polar science career panel (EGU Cryosphere and APECS) (co-organized)
Convener: Clara Burgard  | Co-Conveners: Emma C. Smith , Sonika Shahi 


Age Models and geochronology: An introductory course to different age-depth modelling approaches (co-organized)
Convener: Carole Nehme  | Co-Conveners: Sebastian F.M. Breitenbach , Michael Dietze , Annegret Larsen