Second International Science and Planning Workshop
on Years of the Maritime Continent (YMC)

Provisional Agenda (as of Sept. 8)

Date :

Tuesday, November 24 - Thursday, November 26, 2015

Venue :

Grand Mercure Hotel

  Jl. H. Benyamin Sueb Kav B6
Superblok Mega Kemayoran
Kota Baru Bandar Kemayoran, Central Jakarta, Indonesia


Opening session on Day-1 will be held at BMKG Headquaters (Jl. Angkasa I No.2, Kemayoran, Jakarta Pusat, 10720). Transportation between the venue hotel and BMKG will be arranged.

For details on travel and accommodation, please see [pdf]. Only invited members can access.

Organizing Committee :

Nurhayati (BMKG, Indonesia)
Halimmurachman (LAPAN, Indonesia)
Matthew Wheeler (BoM, Australia)
Kunio Yoneyama (JAMSTEC, Japan)
Chidong Zhang (University of Miami, US)

Program (temporal):

Day 1: Tuesday, November 24

  • Opening Ceremony
  • Review-1 (Current status of YMC)
  • Review-2 (Current status of ruotine observations in the MC countries)
  • Coordination procedure for field campaign

Day 2: Wednesday, November 25

  • Progress reports since Singapore Workshop
  • Breakout Sessions
  • Plenary Session (Review of the Breakout Sessions)

Day 3: Thursday, November 26

  • Coordination of proposed observations and modeling based on the current status
  • Recommendations and way forward (including data policy issue)
  • Closing