5 Meetings and Missions

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5. MEETINGS AND MISSIONS

When Where Event Participants Purpose
9-10 January Brussels Working Group on SO2 Directive project leader Support EC daughter directive position paper
11-12 January Ispra Working Group on NO2 Directive project leader Support EC daughter directive position paper
15-16 January London Working Group on particles Directive Larssen Support EC daughter directive position paper
22-23 January Barcelona Working Group on Lead Directive project leader Support EC daughter directive position paper
29 January Brussels Expert Group on Photochemical Pollution project leader Support DGXI ozone work. Present ETC ozone exceedance report
5-6 February Copenhagen COST CITAIR van Aalst, de Leeuw., Larssen, Moussiopoulos, Grønskei w/McInnes Connect ETC to DGXII-COST action on urban AQ
6 February Copenhagen ETC-AQ Steering Group meeting project team Discuss work plan
7 February Copenhagen Topic Centres meeting project leader, Lalas, Larssen, Berge Discuss EEA work programme, co-ordinate ETC work
8-9 February Brussels Steering Group meeting AQ Directives project leader w/McInnes Discuss, evaluate and steer work on position papers
20 February Brussels Meeting with EEA/DGXI project leader w/McInnes Discuss EEA support to DGXI
26-27 February Copenhagen National Focal Point meeting project leader Communication in EIONET
5-6 March Brussels Working Group on SO2 Directive project leader Support EC daughter directive position paper
6 March Copenhagen Meeting with EEA information experts Sluyter, consultant Present and discuss AIRBASE AQ information system
8 March Brussels meeting with DGXI-D3 Sluyter Discuss technical aspects of data exchange and reporting
11-12 March Roskilde Workshop Urban air pollution measurement de Leeuw Participate in this EEA-connected activity of NERI
13 March Amsterdam Meeting with JRC/ISPRA van Aalst, Buijsman, Lalas, Larssen Discuss draft report; set up European QA plan
14-15 March Barcelona Working Group on Lead Directive project leader Support EC daughter directive position paper
18 March Oslo Plenary ETC-AQ project meeting project team Preparation for April workshop
20-21 March Brussels Telematics for Environment Potma w/ McInnes Information on and co-ordination of projects
21-11 March London Working Group on particles Directive Larssen Support EC daughter directive position paper
28-29 March Gothenburg Working Group on NO2 Directive Larssen Support EC daughter directive position paper
23-25 April Copenhagen European Workshop AQ Monitoring and Assessment ETC w/ EEA, national experts Interact with EIONET on ETC products and programme
2-3 May Brussels AQ Steering Group meeting project leader Review work of AQ Directive working Groups
7 May Bregenz meeting with Ministry, UBA and technical experts project leader Discuss air quality infrastructure in Austria and ETC products of interest
8-9 May Oostende Workshop Harmonisation of Atmospheric Dispersion Modelling for Regulatory Purpose Moussiopoulos, de Leeuw, van Aalst Support workshop as indicated in work programme
14 May Bilthoven meeting ETC-AE and ETC-AQ van Aalst, de Leeuw, Sluyter Co-ordinate efforts and plan joint products
20-21 May London Ministerial conference on tropospheric ozone van Aalst(nat. repr.) w/Osborn, Gee Discuss information and abatement strategies for ozone
3 June Amsterdam ETC-AQ Steering Group meeting van Aalst, Berge, Larssen, Petrakis Discuss and finalise work plan of 1996 subvention
10-12 June Eastbourne ECE/WHO workshop health effects O3/NO2 Larssen Discuss integrated assessment of O3/NO2 health effects in UNECE NOx-protocol
10-11 June Copenhagen PHARE-EEA launch meeting project leader Start formal collaboration with PHARE countries
12 June Copenhagen EIONET meeting project leader Discuss progress and prospects of EEA working programme
20-21 June Brussels Working Group on SO2 Directive project leader Work out position paper for Commission
27-28 June Paris ISO/TC146 meeting Potma Revision of ISO 7168 standard format for AQ data exchange
28 June Bilthoven Visit of EEA to the Netherlands/NFP/ETC-AQ ETC w/Osborn Meet with Dutch institutes related to EEA, including ETC-AQ
10 July Brussels Exchange of Information AQ meeting Sluyter Support DGXI and member states in exchange of air quality information
2-4 Sept Geneva EMEP Steering Body project leader w/McInnes Review and discuss current and future EMEP work
4 Sept Geneva informal evaluation of ETC project leader w/Asimakopoulos., McInnes Discuss in depth comments on ETC-AQ made in Scientific Committee
9 Sept. Berlin visit to Germany and Länder Larssen, Sluyter General country visit in EIONET framework; select AIRNET stations
16-17 September Ispra ISO 7168 WG 8 Potma Discuss new ISO format for air quality and network information
17-18 September Göteborg visit to IVL Sweden Larssen, project leader General country visit in EIONET framework; select AIRNET stations
30 September Brussels AQ Directive horizontal aspects project leader Discuss shared aspects in the four AQ directive working group position papers
7-8 October Rome ETC-MC Interregional forum Cartalis Interaction with ETC-MC work
7-8 October Copenhagen EIONET meeting project leader Regular interaction with member countries
9 October Copenhagen meeting of ETCs project leader Enhance collaboration, discuss key EEA reports
10 October Copenhagen meeting EEA, ETC-AE, ETC-AQ project leader, Berge Enhance collaboration, discuss joint European Air Pollution Report
11 October Bilthoven Technical Working Group ozone forecasting project leader, de Leeuw Review, report and recommend on ozone forecasting
21-23 October Berlin EC AQ Directive WG particulates Larssen Draft position paper
23 October Copenhagen Air ETCs Follow-up Committee project leader Evaluate ETC-AQ and ETC-AE
28 October Bilthoven plenary ETC meeting all members Discuss progress and way forward
31 October Brussels DGXI acidification abatement strategy Berge w/McInnes Co-ordinate efforts and contribute
4-5 November Strasbourg country visit to France project leader, Larssen Strengthen relations with national and regional AQ institutions
12-13 November Barcelona EC AQ Directive WG lead project leader Draft position paper
26 November Copenhagen Air Pollution in Europe report meeting Berge, Beck, de Leeuw, Schaug Set up contents and work plan
28 November Brussels meeting EEA-DGXI/D3 project leader w/McInnes, Kielland, Jol, Koch Evaluate collaboration and co-ordinate efforts
28 November Brussels visit to DGXIII project leader w/Kielland Explore opportunities financing telematics applications
3-4 December Vienna EC AQ Directive WG NO2 project leader Draft position paper
17-18 December Brussels Steering Group AQ Directive project leader Evaluate position papers, economic study
19 December Brussels visit to DGXVI project leader, Moussiopoulos Explore opportunities for collaboration

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