International Workshop on Tropical-subtropical Weather, Climate and Oceans

November 18-20, 2017, Guangzhou, China

First Announcement

The Sun Yatsen University, the CAS South China Sea Institute of Oceanology and the CMA Guangdong Meteorological Service will organize an international conference (International Workshop on Tropical-subtropical Weather, Climate and Oceans) on November 18-20, 2017 in Guangzhou, China. The conference is to provide an important platform for scientists from the world to exchange research results and to promote research in the areas of tropical-subtropical meteorology and oceanography. It welcomes presentations of research results in various areas of weather, climate and oceanic sciences including ocean-atmosphere interaction, global monsoons, high-impact weather/climate events, multi-scale atmospheric and oceanic variations, weather/climate monitoring and prediction, atmospheric and oceanic environment.

Themes and Proposed Sessions:

1. Tropical-subtropical weather and forecast

2. Tropical-subtropical climate variability/change and predictability

3. Tropical-subtropical air-sea interaction and oceanic dynamics


School of Atmospheric Sciences, Sun Yat-sen University

State Key Laboratory of Tropical Oceanography, SCSIOCAS

Guangdong Meteorological Service, China Meteorological Administration


Climate and Ocean – Variability, Predictability, and Change (CLIVAR)

Guangzhou Association for Science and Technology ( GZAST )

Important Dates:

Deadline for abstract submission: September 8, 2017

Deadline for registration form submission: October 13, 2017

On-site registration: November 17, 2017

Meeting dates: November 18-20, 2017


1.Meeting Venue (November 18-19, 2017) :
Ramada Pearl Hotel Guangzhou
Address:9 Mingyue Yi Road(near Guangzhou Main Road Ceantral) Guangzhou 510600, China.
Tel: (+86) 20-86009099

2.Meeting Venue (November 20, 2017) :
Guangdong Emergency Early Warning Release Center
Address: NO.312 DONGGUANZHUANG Road, TIANHE District, Guangzhou, P.R.China, 510080  

From the Guangzhou Baiyun Airport (CAN) to the hotel:

By taxi: 40-60 minutes, about 150 RMB

Notes for Registration:

1. Registration fee

Regular participant: 1800 RMB (or 260 US Dollars)

Student participant: 1200 RMB (or 170 US Dollars)

2. Online registration:

3. To receive reduced student fee, student IDs are needed.

Contact Information

Ms.Zhao, Di,                E-mail:

Tel: (+86) 20-89023184   Fax: (+86) 20-89024637

Dr. Yi, Bingqi     

Ms. Li, Mengjie  

Address: State Key Laboratory of Tropical Oceanography, South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 164 West Xingang Road, Guangzhou 510301, China