The first workshop for the West Antarctic Glacier-Ocean Model Project was held from 27-29 October 2014 at the New York University Campus in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

For more information contact Denise Holland.

Agenda

Sunday October 26, 2014

Time Activity
6:00 – 9:30 AM Breakfast at The Café, Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel (included with stay)
10:00 AM City Bus Tour of Abu Dhabi. Lunch included.
7:30 PM Arrival Open House (Hors d’oeuvres, juice provided, cash bar)

Monday October 27, 2014 (Day 1 – REPORTING DAY)

Time Activity
6:00 – 8:00 AM Breakfast at The Café, Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel (included with stay)
8:30 AM Transfer from Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel to NYUAD Campus
9:00 – 9:20 AM Coffee and Registration
9:20 – 9:30 AM Welcome and Introductions
9:30-1:00 PM Session – Modeling Updates  

Venue: TBD

      9:30-10:30 AM Modeling Reports 1
Abe-Ouchi, Galton-Fenzi, Parizek, Menemenlis
      10:30-11:00 AM Coffee Break
      11:00-12:45 PM Modeling Reports 2
Larour, Pattyn, Durand, Kim, Joughin, Ridley
      12:45-1:00 PM Group Photo
1:00-2:00 PM Lunch on campus
2:00-5:00 PM Session – Modeling Updates

Venue: TBD

      2:00-3:00 PM Modeling Reports 3
Kusahara, Bentsen, Dinniman, Jourdain
      3:00-3:30 PM Break and Refreshments
      3:30-5:00 PM Modeling Reports 4
Mathiot, Timmermann, Hallberg, Gladstone, Walker, Mernild
5:00 PM Transfer from NYUAD campus to Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel
7:30 PM Group Dinner, Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel

Tuesday October 28, 2014 (Day 2 – BREAKOUT DAY) 

Time Activity
6:00 – 8:00 AM Breakfast at The Café, Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel (included with stay)
8:30 AM Transfer from Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel to NYUAD Campus
9:00-11:30 AM Session – Modeling Updates

Venue: TBD

      9:00 – 9:20 AM Coffee
      9:20-10:30 AM Modeling Reports 5
Goeller, Nowicki, Price, Hattermann,Lee, Asay-Davis
      10:30-11:00 AM Break and Refreshments
11:30 – 1:00 PM Session – Common Experiment Design

Venue: TBD

Group splits into 4 sub-groups

      11:30-1:00 PM Breakout 1
1:00-2:00 PM Lunch on campus
2:00-5:00 PM Session – Common Forcing Data

Venue: TBD

      2:00-3:00 PM Breakout 2
      3:00-3:30 PM Break and Refreshments
      3:30-5:00 PM Report Findings on Breakout 1 & 2
5:00 PM Transfer from NYUAD Campus to Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel
7:30 PM Group Dinner, Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel

Wednesday October 29, 2014 (Day 3 – WRITING DAY)

Time Activity
6:00 – 8:00 AM Breakfast at The Café, Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel (included with stay)
8:30 AM Transfer from Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel to NYUAD Campus
9:00-1:00 PM Session – Common Experiment and Forcing Write-Up

Venue TBD

      9:00-9:20 AM Coffee
      9:20-10:30 AM Breakout 3: Common Experiment & Forcing Write-up
      10:30-11:00 AM Break and Refreshments
      11:00-1:00 PM Breakout 3 (continued)
1:00-2:00 PM Lunch on campus
2:00-5:00 PM Session -Workshop EOS Report

Venue: TBD

      2:00-3:30 PM Breakout 4: Workshop EOS Report
      3:30-4:00 PM Break and Refreshments
      4:00-5:00 PM Regroup: Report on Writings
5:00 PM Transfer to from NYUAD Campus to Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel
7:30 PM Group Dinner, Park Hyatt, Abu Dhabi Hotel
Participants