11th Annual CCSM Workshop

20-22 June 2006

The Village at Breckenridge, Breckenridge, Colorado

 

AGENDA
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Tuesday, 20 June 2006

7:00-8:30 a.m.              Registration and Continental Breakfast (Liftside Inn, Atrium Lobby)

7:00 a.m.                      Poster Session (Forest Room)

8:30-9:30 a.m.              State of the CCSM by Peter Gent, NCAR (Ten Mile Room)

9:30-10:30 a.m.            Presentation by Rolando Garcia, NCAR, for Byron Boville, CCSM’s 2006

                                    Distinguished Achievement Award Recipient (Ten Mile Room)

10:30-11:00 a.m.          Break (Atrium)

11:00-12:00 p.m.         Plenary Presentation entitled “Predicting the Earth System Across Scales” by

                                    Greg Holland, NCAR (Ten Mile Room)

12:00-1:30 p.m.           Lunch (on your own)

1:30-3:00 p.m.             Joint Meeting of the Atmosphere Model and Ocean Model Working Groups

                                    with a Focus on Tropical Pacific and ENSO (Ten Mile Room)

3:00-3:30 p.m.             Break (Atrium)

3:30-5:00 p.m.             Atmosphere Model Working Group Meeting (Ten Mile Room)

3:30-5:00 p.m.             Ocean Model Working Group Meeting (Village Hotel, Elk Room)

5:00-6:30 p.m.             Reception (light appetizers and cash bar) (Maggie Building)

 

Wednesday, 21 June 2006

7:00-8:30 a.m.              Registration and Continental Breakfast (Liftside Inn, Atrium Lobby)

7:00 a.m.                      Poster Session (Forest Room)

8:30-9:30 a.m.              Plenary Presentation entitled “A Paleoclimatic Perspective on Abrupt Climate System Change”
                                    by Jonathan Overpeck, University of Arizona

(Ten Mile Room)

9:30-10:30 a.m.            Plenary Presentation entitled “The Coupled Carbon Cycle Climate Model Intercomparison Project”
                                    by Inez Fung, University of California, Berkeley

                                    (Ten Mile Room)

10:30-11:00 a.m.          Break (Atrium)

11:00-12:00 p.m.         Plenary Presentation entitled “Detection and Attribution of African Rainfall Change”
                                    by Martin Hoerling, NOAA (Ten Mile Room)

12:00-1:30 p.m.           Lunch (on your own)

1:30-3:00 p.m.             Joint Meeting of the Land Model and Biogeochemistry Working Groups with

                                    a Focus on the Updated Land Component (Ten Mile Room)

1:30-3:00 p.m.             Joint Meeting of Polar Climate and Paleoclimate Working Groups with a Focus on Abrupt Climate Change (Aspen/Bighorn Rooms)

3:00-3:30 p.m.             Break (Atrium)

3:30-5:00 p.m.             Land Model Working Group Meeting (Ten Mile Room)

Biogeochemistry Working Group Meeting (Columbine Room)

Polar Climate Working Group Meeting (Aspen/Bighorn Rooms)

Paleoclimate Working Group Meeting (Tarn Room)

5:00 p.m.                      Adjourn

 

 

Thursday, 22 June 2006

7:00-8:30 a.m.              Registration and Continental Breakfast (Liftside Inn, Atrium Lobby)

7:00 a.m.                      Poster Session (Forest Room)

8:30-10:00 a.m.            Joint Meeting of the Climate Variability and Climate Change Working Groups

                                    with a Focus on Ensembles (What is the optimal number in an ensemble and

                                    how should they be initialized?) (Ten Mile Room)

8:30-12:00 p.m.           Chemistry-Climate Working Group Meeting (Tarn Room)

8:30-12:00 p.m.           Software Engineering Working Group Meeting (Columbine Room)

10:00-10:30 a.m.          Break (Atrium)

10:30-12:00 p.m.         Climate Variability Working Group Meeting (Aspen/Bighorn Rooms)

Climate Change Working Group Meeting (Ten Mile Room)

12:00-1:30 p.m.           Lunch (on your own)

1:30-2:00 p.m.             Wrap-Up Session (Ten Mile Room)

                                    -           Land/Biogeochemistry (summary of land component

                                                intercomparison)

-                     Climate Variability/Climate Change (summary of

discussion on ensembles)

2:00 p.m.                      Future Plans

                                    Open Forum

3:00 p.m.                      Adjourn Workshop (please take down your poster)