Special events

Special events

The Executive Council (Decision 59 (EC-70) Preparations for the Eighteenth World Meteorological Congress) decided that "special events should be organized and contribute to Congress deliberations"

Special event include:

Ocean Dialogue

Ocean Dialogue


Plenary, 11 June 2019, 9:30 - 11:30

Earth System Research

Plenary, 11 June 2019, 11:3012:30 & 14:3016:30

Sixty-third IMO Prize Ceremony and lecture

Divino Moura of Brazil wins IMO Prize


Tuesday 11 June 2019, 16:30 - 17:30 - Plenary

Divino Moura of Brazil was nominated the winner of the Sixty-third IMO Prize, the most prestigious scientific recognition awarded by WMO, for his outstanding work in meteorology and climatology and scientific research by the WMO Executive Council in June 2018. The Award Ceremony and Lecture will take place at the World Meteorological Congress in June 2019. Read more...


Scaling-up effective partnerships for investment - high-level dialogue

10 June 2019 

Scaling-up effective partnerships for investment in sustainable and cost efficient infrastructure and service delivery will run at Plenary

Hydrological assembly

International Cooperation


6-8 June 2019 - The Hydrological Assembly

Link to information and documents.

Public-private dialogue

PPE-Public Private


5-7 June 2019, in Hall 4 of Palexpo, Geneva, Switzerland

Executive Council called for a public-private diaologue in conjunction with the World Meteo Expo at Palexpo

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