Roving Seminar 2015

With kind support from Department of Meteorology & Hydrology, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, Lao PDR, the Roving Seminar 2015 will be held at Vansana Riverside Hotel in Vientiane, Lao PDR on 4 – 6 November 2015.

The seminar aims to promote knowledge sharing and capacity-building activities among Typhoon Committee Members on aspects such as tropical cyclone analysis, forecast and warning as well as the impact of associated hazards on socio-economic development. The main theme of the Seminar in 2015 will focus on “Flash flood and landslides”, which will include the following three topics:

Topic A – Risk Reduction and Mitigation of Sediment-related Disaster
Topic B – Advances and Challenges of Flash Flood Modeling and Prediction
Topic C – River and Urban Flash Flood’s Forecasting and Mitigation

  1. Circular Letter TCS/212-2015
  2. Provisional Seminar Schedule
  3. Nomination Form
  4. Hotel Reservation Form
  5. Information Note

The Nomination Form should be submitted to TCS with a copy to Dr. T. C. Lee, Chair of TRCG on or before 31 August 2015.