'Met Office Conversations' are a series of essential roundtable debates with key influencers and thought leaders across public and private sector to discuss hot topics affecting the UK
The weather is well known for breaking the ice in conversations, and we've decided to get people talking as part of our series of critical debates.
Our roundtable events bring together thought-leaders and key influencers to discuss a variety of important topics surrounding our work and the environment that affects us. Key stakeholders from across Government and the Private Sector as well as influential groups are invited to discuss key topics in a short, focused session.
Our roundtables held to date:
The conversations so far have been used to inform the Met Office's strategies, help resolve general industry issues and have provided a structured forum for high-level networking both between organisations and between central government and industry.
The third in our series of roundtable events focuses on the aviation sector
How government agencies and the private sector can work together to prepare for natural hazards and their impacts more effectively
Can climate science help inform planning and policy?
A roundtable event to explore the key issues facing the renewables industry
This roundtable focussed on the challenges posed by extremes of water