Research Board Task Teams

So far two Task Teams have been initiated:

  • Exascale Computing, data handling and Artificial Intelligence: ensures international coordination in Exascale computing and AI applications to foster Earth System prediction; Identifies how advances in this area could benefit developing countries and SIDS. {link to detailed ToRs}
  • WMO SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19:  strategically supports international research efforts, and connects the Research Board, Services Commission, the WHO and others, to follow and inform issues of COVID-19 and environmental conditions, including air quality, UV radiation, weather and climate. {link to detailed ToRs; This Task Team supported organization of the E-Symposium on Climatological, Meteorological and Environmental factors in the COVID-19 pandemic (online event) with the following outcome statement