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DAY 1: Tuesday, January 19, 2016
7:30-8:00 AM LIVE Streaming Begins (Agenda and Videos)
8:00-8:25 AM Weather Briefing: Dale Eck - Director, Global Forecast Center, The Weather Channel
8:30-10:00 AM SESSION 1: The Mega California Drought & Wildfires Gone Crazy - Is This the Face of Climate Change?
Dr. Tim Brown - Director, Western Regional Climate Center
10:00-10:15 AM BREAK
10:15-12:00 PM SESSION 2: Project Ice Bridge and the Massive Melting in Greenland - What Do We Know and What Does it Mean for US and Our Communities?
Dr. Lora Koenig - Research Scientist, National Snow & Ice Data Center
12:00-12:30 PM LIVE Stream - Q&A Session with Today's Speakers

DAY 2: Wednesday, January 20, 2016
7:30-8:00 AM LIVE Streaming Begins (Agenda and Videos)
8:00-8:25 AM Weather Briefing: Dale Eck - Director, Global Forecast Center, The Weather Channel
8:30-10:00 AM SESSION 3: Seasonal Forecasting, the Tropics, a Record El Nino, Extreme Weather, and What Can We Expect in the Future?
Dr. Phil Klotzbach - Colorado State University
10:00-10:15 AM BREAK
10:15-12:00 PM SESSION 4: 2015 Severe Weather Summary & The Next Generation Warning Paradigm for High Impact Weather for a Weather Ready Nation (WRN)
Lans Rothfusz - Deputy Director, National Severe Storms Lab
12:00-12:30 PM LIVE Stream - Q&A Session with Today's Speakers
7:00-8:00 PM Community Town Hall Meeting: Extreme Weather
DISCUSSION with Dr. Jennifer Francis (Rutgers University); Dr. Lora Koenig & Ice-Bridge Team (LIVE from NASA GSFC), Dr. Jim White (University of Colorado), Dr. Tim Brown, (Desert Research Institute); Greg Mandt (NOAA GOES-R), Jim Gandy, (Chief Meteorologist WLTX-TV Columbia, SC)

DAY 3: Thursday, January 21, 2016
7:30-8:00 AM LIVE Streaming Begins (Agenda and Videos)
8:00-8:25 AM Weather Briefing: Dale Eck - Director, Global Forecast Center, The Weather Channel
8:30-10:00 AM SESSION 5: Crazy Weather and the Arctic Meltdown - How Are They Connected?
Dr. Jennifer Francis - Rutgers University
10:00-10:15 AM BREAK
10:15-12:00 PM SESSION 6: Extreme Weather, Climate, and Energy - Understanding the Links for a More Resilient Energy System
Dr. Ben Preston - DOE Oak Ridge National Lab
12:00-12:30 PM LIVE Stream - Q&A Session with Today's Speakers

DAY 4: Friday, January 22, 2015
7:30-8:00 AM LIVE Streaming Begins (Agenda and Videos)
8:00-8:25 AM Weather Briefing: Dale Eck - Director, Global Forecast Center, The Weather Channel
8:30-10:00 AM SESSION 7: GOES-R will be Launched This Year - How Can You Put This Data to Work?
Greg Mandt - GOES-R Program Manager
10:00-10:15 AM BREAK
10:15-12:00 PM SESSION 8: Atmospheric Drivers for the Winter of 2015-2016 and Outlook for Rest of 2016 Winter
Michael Ventrice - WSI Corporation

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