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Full Programme Announced – WeatherLive 2022

Saturday 8 October 2022 13:00 - 16:00 (BST)

27 September 2022

Virtual meeting

With just a few days to go until this year’s WeatherLive event, we are excited to announce our full programme and speakers. This event will be hosted online and FREE to attend.

Join us for a packed programme as we delve into the transport sector, exploring some of the ways weather and climate impact us travelling from A to B, now and in the future

Don't miss the opportunity to join us live from your living room on Saturday 8 October 2022!

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13.00               Welcome and Opening Remarks - Prof Liz Bentley, Chief Executive of the Royal Meteorological Society

13.05               Carriaging you along whatever the weather – Erika Palin, Met Office Exploring the impacts of extreme weather on our railways, now and in the future, and how we’re preparing for them

13.30               Treacherous Travel: Road Forecasting in Extreme Weather - Tyler Roys, AccuWeather

Exploring the intricacies and challenges of road forecasting, especially in extreme weather and in a warming world.

13.55               Keeping your cruise ship shape – Carolyn Gardner, StormGeo

Focusing on forecasting shipping routes for cruises and the challenges that arise due to extreme weather offshore

14.20               Refreshment Break  

14.40               Turbulence Ahead - Prof Paul Williams, University of Reading

Air Travel in a Warmer World

15.05               Future holidays in a warming world - Dr Michelle Rutty, University of Waterloo

Exploring the impacts of climate change for popular tourism destinations    

15.30               Panel Discussion

All speakers invited to participate in the panel discussion    

15.55               Closing Remarks

16.00              Meeting Closes