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24th October 2022
09:30 to 10:00 Registration, Tea and Coffee
10:00 to 10:10 Welcome and Introduction Maha Kaouri (Isaac Newton Institute)
10:10 to 10:25 Outline and Summary of INI Research Programme Gennady El (Northumbria University)
Antonio Moro (Northumbria University)
Session 1: Weather & Climate Forecasting and Oceanography
10:25 to 10:55 Marine Hydrodynamic Modelling
10:55 to 11:25 Rogue Wave Forecasting  Peter Janssen (European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF))
11:25 to 11:45 Tea and Coffee Break
11:45 to 12:15 Broad Community Development of the Unified Forecast System, Using the WAVEWATCH III™ Wind Model as an Example Henrik Tolman (National Oceanic and Atmosphere Administration)
Session 2: Random Networks and Machine Learning
12:15 to 12:45 Machine Learning and Weather Forecasting, a Marriage of Pragmatism? Matthew Chantry (European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF))
12:45 to 13:45 Lunch
13:45 to 14:15 The Role of Stochasticity and AI in Weather and Climate Prediction Tim Palmer (University of Oxford)
14:15 to 14:45 Complex (Neural) Networks for Complex Tasks Elena Agliari (University of Rome La Sapienza)
14:45 to 15:15 A Crossroad between Statistical Mechanics, PDE-Theory, Neural Networks and Machine Learning Adriano Barra (Università del Salento)
15:15 to 15:35 Tea and Coffee Break
15:35 to 16:05 Unconventional Computing by Cnoidal Waves Collision Giulia Marcucci (Apoha Ltd)
16:05 to 16:30 Discussion and Questions
16:30 Finish
16:30 to 17:30 Networking Reception
19:00 Dinner at King’s College (for speakers and academic organisers)