Monsoon Calendar


April 21-24, 2008

Meeting: International Workshop on Anthropogenic Changes of Asian Monsoon

Location: Nanjing, China

Contact: Ms Ying Yang,,


January 2-12, 2008

Meeting: Institute on the Monsoon System: Prediction of Change and Variability

Location: Honolulu, Hawaii, USA

Contact: e-mail:

Application deadline: August 1, 2007


April 23-25, 2007

Meeting: Asian Monsoon Year (AMY08) Beijing International Workshop

Location: Beijing, China


Lu Zhang:;

Jenny Lin:

May 22 - 25, 2007

Meeting: The Tropical East Pacific; A Natural Laboratory For Coupled Ocean-Atmosphere Research, 2007 AGU Joint Assembly

Location: Acapulco, Mexico

Contact: (subject: 2007 Joint Assembly)

June13 -17, 2007

Meeting: Pacific Science Congress XXI (PSC21), Pacific Science Association Sub-theme 4-1: Global change, Asian monsoon, and extreme weather and climate

Location: Okinawa, Japan


C. P. Chang, E-mail: or (for Scientific Committee on Meteorology and Atmospheric Sciences)

Li Xie: E-mail: (for Task Group on Global Change and Atmospheric Sciences)

June18-19 , 2007

Meeting: Global change, Asian monsoon, and extreme weather and climate, PSA Meteorology and Atmospheric Sciences Scientific Committee Meeting

Location: Taipei, Taiwan


Mong-Ming Lu:

C.-P. Chang: or

July 2 - 13, 2007

Meeting: IUGG XXIV 2007, Session JMS011: Monsoon System;
Session MS011: Dynamics of Eastern Tropical Oceans and Subtropical Highs
Location: Perugia, Italy
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July 24 - 28, 2007

Meeting: Celebrating the Monsoon, Centre for Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, Indian Institute of Science.

Location: Bangalore, India


July 30 - August 4, 2007

Meeting: Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS) 4th Annual Meeting

Atmospheric Sciences Session: Asian-Australian Monsoon and Indo-Pacific Climate Variabilities

Location: Bangkok, Thailand


Tianjun ZHOU, LASG, Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Jianyin LIANG, Institute of Tropical and Marine Meteorology, China Meteorology Administration

Tim LI, University of Hawaii, USA

August 27 - 31, 2007

Meeting: Third Alexander Von Humboldt International Conference on "East Asian Summer Monsoon, past, present and future"

Location: Beijing, China

Contact Names: Zhongli Ding, Andre Berger

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September 11-14, 2007

Meeting: Asian Monsoon Variability in Global Warming Scenario

Location: Ladakh, India

Contact: Bahadur (B. S. Kotlia)

October 22-26, 2007

Meeting: The state and fate of Asian Cryosphere, 2nd Asia CliC Symposium

Location: Lanzhou, China


Qin Xiang:

Xie Aihong:



July 24 - 27, 2006

Meeting: Session A13: Climate in the Western Pacific, AGU 2006 Western Pacific Geophysics Meeting (WPGM)

Location: Beijing, China

Contact Names: Ronghui Huang,Bin Wang,Riyu Lu,and Jianping Li

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July 10 - 14, 2006

Meeting: Ocean - Atmosphere Interaction and the Asian Monsoon: Recent Observations, Modeling and Challenges, the 3rd Annual Meeting of the Asia Oceania Geosciences Society

Location: International Convention & Exhibition Centre, Singapore

Contact Name: P. N. Vinayachandran and Sulochana Gadgil

Contact E-mail:;

May 8 - 11, 2006

Meeting: U.S.-Mexico Workshop on Monsoon Region Climate Applications

Location: Guaymas, Mexico

Contact Name: Andrea Ray

Contact E-mail:

April 4 - 7, 2006

Meeting: Symposium on Asian Winter Monsoon

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Contact Name: C.-P. Chang

Contact E-mail:

January 29 - February 2 , 2006

Meeting: AMS Session on Land/Atmosphere Interaction

Location: Atlanta, Georgia

Contact Name: Yongkang Xue or Randy Koster

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February 3 - 7,  2005

Meeting:  MONEX and its Legacy, Celebrating 25th Anniversary of 

Summer Monsoon Experiment-1979

Location: New Delhi, India

Contact Name:  Drs. Akhilesh Gupta, G.Srinivasan,  K.K.Singh

Contact Email:, and

March 7 -  9,  2005

Meeting: 8th VAMOS Panel Meeting

Location: Mexico City, Mexico

Contact Name:  Wayne Higgins and Carolina Vera

Contact Email: or

March 9 -  11,  2005

Meeting: NAME Data Analysis Meeting

Location: Mexico City, Mexico

Contact Name:  Wayne Higgins

Contact Email:

March 10 -  11,  2005

Meeting: MESA SWG Meeting

Location: Mexico City, Mexico

Contact Name:  Carolina Vera

Contact Email:

April 25 - 29,  2005

Meeting: African Monsoon Multidisciplinary Analysis, 2005 EGU General Assembly

Location: Vienna, Austria

Contact Name: C. Mari, D. Parker, or Chris Thorncroft
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June  15 - 17, 2005

Meeting: Pan-WCRP Monsoon Workshop

Location: Irvine, USA

June 20 - 24 , 2005

Meeting: OA-08: Synoptic, intraseasonal, and interannual variabilities in the tropical western Pacific and Asian monsoon regions, 2nd Annual Meeting of the Asia Oceania Geosciences Society

Location: Singapore

Contact  Name: Tim Li

Contact Email:


August 22 - 26, 2005

Meeting: DYNAMIC PLANET 2005

Symposium P1 CLIVAR theme I: ENSO/Indian ocean/SST impacts on global and regional climate variability

Location: Cairns, Australia

August  2 - 11, 2005

Meeting: "Dynamics and Variability of Monsoon Systems and their Effect on
Climate", 2005, IAMAS Scientific Assembly

Location: Beijing, China

Call for Abstracts

October,  2005

Meeting: VOCALS Science Plan Meeting / SWG

Location: Corvallis, Oregon, USA

Contact Email:

November 28 - December 2, 2005

Meeting: African Monsoon Multidisciplinary Analysis (AMMA) 2005 DAKAR International Conference
Location: Dakar, Senegal

Contact E-mail:


September 17 -  18, 2004

Meeting: CEOP Workshop on American Monsoon Systems

Location: Montevideo, Uruguay

October 6 -  8, 2004

Meeting: The Workshop on START/SCOPE Rapid Assessment of Global

Environmental Change in East Asia

Location: Hangzhou, China

November 1 - 5, 2004

Meeting: The Third International Workshop on Monsoons (IWM-III)  

Location: Hangzhou, China

Contact: C-P Chang, Renhe Zhang

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November 29 -  December 2, 2004

Meeting: Indian Ocean Modelling Workshop

Location: International Pacific Research Center, University of Hawaii Ocean Modeling Workshop-First Circular.html

Contact Name: H. Annamalai

December  3 - 5, 2004

Meeting: The Sixth International Study Conference on GEWEX in Asia and GAME

Location: Kyoto, Japan