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Public lecture: "A half-century of weather forecasting in Ireland" by Gerald Fleming
11 August 2017

The Inaugural Tom Keane Lecture will be given by Gerald Fleming, Head of Forecasting in Met Éireann, on Tuesday September 5th in the National Botanic Gardens, Glasnevin, Dublin. The talk will focus on the past 5 decades of weather forecasting in Ireland as well as looking to the future. This event is free but booking is required: See here for futher information and booking.

Evening Programme:
5:30 pm Optional Tour of National Botanic Gardens [email: for details]
6:30 pm Registration, Tea/Coffee snacks
7:00 pm Welcome from the IMS – Declan Murphy – Overview IMS, EMS 2017
7:05 pm AGMET Group overview – Keith Lambkin – History and current activities
7:15 pm National Botanic Gardens – Felicity Gaffney – History and current activities
7:30 pm Tom Keane Lecture – Gerald Fleming – Guest speaker
8:00 pm Presentation to Tom Keane’s family
8:05 pm Bronze medal talk – Winner of Bronze medal
8:15 pm Presentation of Bronze medal
8:20 pm Concluding remarks

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