MarcoPolo 2017 Workshop Program

1-2 March: MarcoPolo User Workshop

Day 1: Air Quality Forecasting in China (Wednesday 1 March 2017)

09:00-09:30 Registration of participants

09:30-10:20: Welcome to participants

ZHANG Qiang, Center for Earth Science, Tsinghua University
Ronald VAN DER A, MarcoPolo project, Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute
Laurent BOCHEREAU, European Union Delegation in China

10:20-11:00: Air quality in China

LEI Yu (TBC), Chinese Academy for Environmental Planning, MEP
XIE Tonny, Clean Air Alliance of China

11:00-11:30: Coffee Break

11:30-12:10: Air quality forecasting in China (part 1)

Ronald VAN DER A, MarcoPolo project, Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute
WANG Zifa, Institute of Atmospheric Physics-CAS

12:10-14:00: Lunch

14:00-15:20: Air quality forecasting in China (part 2)

WANG Wei, Chinese National Environment Monitoring Centre
Fei LIU, Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute

Rostislav KOUZNETSOV, Finnish Meteorological Institute

XIE Pinhua, Hefei Institute of Physical Sciences-CAS

15:20-17:00: Face-to-face discussions among scientific experts and users

This session is intended to discuss in small groups any topic interesting for users workshop. In this session you could address questions to Chinese and European experts about emissions, satellite observations and forecasting (or any other topic you would be interested in).

Day 2: Air Quality Monitoring Emissions Inventory in China (Thursday 2nd March 2017)

09:00-09:20: Welcome & Conclusions from day 1

ZHANG Qiang, Center for Earth Science, Tsinghua University
Bernat MARTINEZ, MarcoPolo project, isardSAT Spain

09:20-10:40: Emissions in China: MarcoPolo Emission Inventory

ZHANG Qiang, Center for Earth Science, Tsinghua University
SHEN Sunan, Institute for Public Environment, China
Jenny STAVRAKOU, BIRA-IASB, Belgium
Hans HOOYBERGHS, VITO, Belgium

10:40-11:10: Coffee Break

11:10-12:10: Air quality satellite observations in China (part 1)

Renske TIMMERMANS, TNO, The Netherlands
MAO Huiqin, Satellite Environment Center, MEP
Gerrit DE LEEUW, Finish Meteorological Institute, Finland

12:10-14:00: Lunch

14:00-14:40: Air quality satellite observations in China (part 2)

CHEN Liangfu, Institute of Remote Sensing and Digital Earth
ZHANG Xingying, National Satellite Meteorological Center, CMA

14:40-15:10: Conclusions & Future of Chinese-European Collaborations

Bernat MARTINEZ, isardSAT Spain
ZHANG Qiang, Center for Earth Science, Tsinghua University
Ronald VAN DER A, MarcoPolo project, Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute

 15:10-16:00: Face-to-face discussions among scientific experts and users

This session is intended to discuss in small groups any topic interesting for users workshop. In this session you could address questions to Chinese and European experts about emissions, satellite observations and forecasting (or any other topic you would be interested in).