Fifteenth European Space Weather Week
November 5 - 9, 2018, Leuven, Belgium


Block diagram: provides info on the timing of the oral and poster part of a session.
Format of a session, posters and orals contributions to sessions, when are the posters on display?

Note: we wish to emphasise both the posters and the orals. Together, the oral and poster part complement each other.
In chronological order. Click on a session title for the abstract
Session 1Reseach & Science
Solar Corona and Heliosphere: From Flares to CMEs and Interplanetary Shocks
Luciano Rodriguez (ROB), Jasmina Magdalenic (ROB), Emilia Kilpua (Univ of Helsinki), Sergio Dasso (IAFE/UBA)
Monday 5/11, 13:30-15:00 & 15:45-17:15
Session 2Reseach & Science
Geomagnetic Storms - Ground and near-Earth Space Weather Impacts
Craig Rodger (University of Otago), Mark Clilverd (British Antarctic Survey)
Monday 5/11, 13:30-15:00 & 15:45-17:15
Session 3Open session
Advancements and opportunities towards national and global resilience for space weather events: research, forecasting, and mitigation
Seth Jonas, Christopher Cannizzaro
Monday 5/11, 13:30-15:00
Session 4Open session
Aviation Meets Space Weather - Roadmap Towards Space Weather Services for Aviation
Marcin Latocha (Seibersdorf Laboratories), Erwin De Donder (BIRA-IASB)
Monday 5/11, 15:45-17:15
Session 5Operations/Services oriented
Working with Space Weather Services, Now and in the Future
Alexi Glover (ESA), Peter Thorn (Met Office)
Tuesday 6/11, 09:00-10:30 & 11:15-12:45
Session 6Reseach & Science
Unveiling Current Challenges in Space Weather Forecasting
Anastasios Anastasiadis (National Observatory of Athens, IAASARS), Enrico Camporeale (Centre for Mathematics and Computer Science, CWI), Manolis K. Georgoulis (Academy of Athens, RCAAM), Ryan McGranaghan (Jet Propulsion Laboratory)
Wednesday 7/11, 09:00-10:30 & 11:15-12:45
Session 7Reseach & Science
Radiation Environments: From Solar Origin to Effects on Space Missions
Eamonn Daly (ESA), Rositsa Miteva (Space Climate Group - Space Research and Technology Institute - Bulgarian Academy of Sciences), Larisa Kashapova (ISTP SB RAS, Russia), Richard Horne (British Antarctic Survey)
Wednesday 7/11, 09:00-10:30 & 11:15-12:45
Session 8Open session
Citizen Science and Public Engagement
Stijn Calders (BIRA-IASB), Yihua Zheng (CCMC)
Wednesday 7/11, 09:00-10:30
Session 9Open session
Satellite observations of the thermosphere-ionosphere contributing to Space Weather products and forecasting capabilities
Guram Kervalishvili (GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences), Eelco Doornbos (TU Delft)
Wednesday 7/11, 11:15-12:45
Session 10User Oriented
Space Weather Operations & Services
Suzy Bingham (Met Office), Sophie Murray (Trinity College Dublin)
Thursday 8/11, 09:00-10:30 & 11:15-12:45
Session 11Reseach & Science
Space Weather Instrumentation
Sylvie Benck (Universite Catholique de Louvain), Mervyn Freeman (British Antarctic Survey, Cambridge), Grigory Protopopov (URSC-ISDE, Moscow), Volker Bothmer (Institut für Astrophysik, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen)
Friday 9/11, 09:00-10:30 & 11:15-12:45
Session 12Reseach & Science
Thermosphere and Ionosphere : Irregular dynamics and structures as a response to Space Weather Events
Mirko Piersanti (University of L'Aquila), Massimo Materassi (CNR, Italy)
Friday 9/11, 09:00-10:30 & 11:15-12:45
Session 13Open session
Critical challenges and recent advances in the reliable forecast of solar activity and extreme space weather events
Elena Popova, Michael Balikhin (University of Sheffield, UK)
Friday 9/11, 09:00-10:30
Session 14Open session
Scientific and technological aspects of planetary space weather
Christina Plainaki (ASI - Agenzia Spaziale Italiana), Nicolas André (IRAP, France)
Friday 9/11, 11:15-12:45