Training & Meeting

Satellite Training for Trainer on RGB Techniques for Meteorological Applications

(6 – 7 October 2018)

The training organized by BMKG and AOMSUC’s co-sponsors is designated specifically for satellite data users from the Asia/Oceania region. With experts from various backgrounds, this event will consist of series of lectures and practical training, which allow participants to express its needs for training in the access and use of satellite data.

For representatives from invited NMHS who are non BMKG-funded, for practical reasons, we strongly reccomend to arrange the training accomodation via LOC event organizer. For price and payment information, see Details. (the file contained prices for stay until meeting at the conference venue)

Note: Training event is limited to representatives from invited National Meteorological and Hydrological Services (NMHSs)


Multipurpose Building of BMKG Training Center

Gedung Serbaguna Pusdiklat BMKG

Citeko, Cisarua, Bogor, Jawa Barat 16750, Indonesia


  • All trainer and participants will stay in the training center dormitory during the training events.
  • Local Organizer will provide transportation from the airport to the training venue on 5thOctober and 6th October, also from training venue to the conference venue on evening 7th


download: Tentative Agenda Training AOMSUC9

Time (UTC +7) Subject Speaker
Day 1 (6 October 2018)
08.00-08.20 Registration
08.20-08.30 Opening
08.30-09.15 Satellite meteorology: spectral bands and their applications James Purdom
09.15-10.00 Nowcasting: understanding convective development and evolution
10.00-10.15 Break
10.15-11.00 Basic of RGB Technique Yusuke Ioka

Yusuke Yogo

Hiroshi Kunimatsu

11.00-11.45 Practical training about RGB technique by using SATAID
12.30-13.30 Lunch
13.30-14.15 RGB Applications for :  Convective Storm and MCS Bodo Zeschke
15.00-15.15 Break
15.15-16.00 RGB Applications for :  Dust, Volcanic Ash, Smoke and Fire Bodo Zeschke
16.45-17.30 RGB Applications for weather analysis at BMKG Andersen Panjaitan

Ratih Prasetya

Day 2 (7 October 2018)
08.30-09.15 LEO Satellite RGBs : Open source RGB toolkits, Science products versus RGB images, RGB/Science product complimentary applications Kathy Strabala

Jessica Ann Braun

10.00-10.15 Break
10.15-11.00 Introduction of User-Customized Imagery Processing Tool for Geo-KOMPSAT-2A Geostationary Satellite Data Hyesook Park
11.45-12.30 Emergency Mechanism for Disaster Prevention and Mitigation in Support of International Users of FengYun Meteorological Satellites Wu Xuebao
12.30-13.30 Lunch
13.30-14.00 Check Out
14.00 Leave for AOMSUC9 Conference Hotel – Jakarta


The Joint Meeting of RA II WIGOS Project and RA V TT-SU for RA II and RA V NMHSs

(11 October 2018)


The Coordination Meeting of RA V Task Team on Satellite Utilization, and RA II WIGOS Project is aimed to develop support for National Meteorological and Hydrological Services (NMHSs) in satellite data and products. This meeting will be very important to determine satellite data user requirements and related training needs of each member and to provide guidance to satellite operators in their data provision plans.

Note: The Joint meeting is limited to ICSC members, co-sponsors, and representatives from invited National Meteorological and Hydrological Services (NMHSs). Each NMHSs Representatives are required to make country report.


BMKG Headquarter

1st floor meeting room

Jl. Angkasa I No.2 Kemayoran Jakarta Pusat 10720


  • For practical reasons, we recommend to stay in Hotels nearby conference venue.
  • Local Organizer will provide transportation from conference venue to BMKG and from BMKG to conference venue after meeting.
  • Local Organizer will provide transportation for meeting’s participant to the airport only on 11thand 12th


Meeting Agenda