Welcome to participate CALMet Online !
Dear CALMet community members and friends!
If you have had the pleasure of attending a CALMet conference in the
In 2010, we are expanding the reach of CALMet beyond a
• Provide a hands-on way to explore the use of new distance learning methods
• Allow more flexibility for participation
• Help us stay connected for ongoing sharing
• Provide a proving ground for ideas for presentations and workshops
We are pleased to have an interesting and varied program to offer for
To access this site, you will need to complete a brief registration
Here are the first CALMet Online offerings in which we’d like to invite
“Experiences in new satellite training methods”
Instructors: EUMeTrain team
Session Date: 24 November 2010
Topic: EUMeTrain has gained experience in online training, production of CAL and self-study material. We have arranged online event weeks and Online weather briefings (SATREP Online). We like to share our experiences with the CALMet community and to get ideas for improving our pedagogical approach, systems of evaluations and surveys.
Sign up the live session on 24 November 14 UTC using this link:
“Speaking of discussion forums…“
Instructors: Pat Parrish (COMET) and Joni Dunlap (University of Colorado
Session Dates: 3 May to 28 May, 2010
Topic: Why and how to use online discussion forums for online, blended,
“The challenge of competency assessment in aeronautical meteorology”
Instructor: Paul Bugeac (ROMATSA)
The online session will take place on 29 June 2010 at 14 UTC.
Topic: On CALMet Online 2010 the June session is about the aeronautical competencies. Paul Bugeac from ROMATSA, Romania, will present a case study on the complex process of obtaining and maintaining competences in Romanian Air Traffic Services Administration. A discussion forum will follow for idea sharing about this challenge faced by weather services around the world.
Listen up the recordings at
http://fmi.centra.com > Public recordings (pick up the recording from the list)
“Communicating and working as a virtual team”
Instructors: Satu Vesanen, Vesa Nietosvaara, Anni Simola, Alessandro
Session Dates: Kick-off session 14 September at 13 UTC.
Topic: This activity will demonstrate various aspects of communicating,
Note that sessions are intended to be
We hope one or more of these sessions will be of interest to you, and
The organizing committee:
Vesa Nietosvaara (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Bruce Muller (email@example.com)
Alessandro Chiariello (firstname.lastname@example.org)