The Indian Meteorological Society (IMS) and the North Eastern Space Application Center organized a 4-day virtual seminar on Tropical Meteorology, called TROPMET-2020.
♦ The theme of the event is “Weather and Climate Services over Mountainous Regions”.
♦ During the symposium, well-known scientists will give several speeches and lectures, including a special speech by the Deputy Secretary-General of the World Meteorological Organization.
♦ This is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the development of meteorology and related sciences.
♦ It is committed to disseminating knowledge in the field and applying meteorology and related sciences to various constructive human activities, such as agriculture and land use, irrigation and power development, maritime and air navigation, engineering technology, medicine and public health, etc.
♦ Hold lectures, symposiums, etc., and publish books and journals, etc on meteorology
North Eastern Space Applications Centre (NESAC):
North Eastern Space Applications Centre (NESAC) was established as a joint initiative of the Department of Space (DOS, GOI) and the North Eastern Council (NEC) and came into being in 2000. The center helps expand the development process of the region by providing advanced space technology support. It uses space and technology to provide services to the northeastern states of India. It is located in Shillong, Meghalaya.