Congratulations IMTR class of 2015!!
Mr. Bethuel Mutai reads citation of the best student - Chenai Sithole
The Institute for Meteorological Training and Research is the WMO Regional Training Centre based in Nairobi, Kenya. The Institute held its 50th graduation ceremony on 3rd December 2015 at the Auditorium. The ceremony was graced by Dr. Guleid Artan (Director ICPAC), Dr. Elijah Mukhala (WMO Representative), Stella Aura, MBS (Principal) among others. The Kenya Meteorological Society was represented by Mr. Mutai Bethuel who presented an award to the best student on behalf of the KMS chair. Nine students were awarded diplomas. The Society wishes all the graduates well in their future endeavors.
KMS Annual Luncheon
The Kenya Meteorological Society successfully organized a get-together luncheon. The one day-event was held on 28th November, 2015 at Oleopolos Country Club from 11am to 3pm.
It was a good opportunity to interact, share and network as we reflected the far we've come, as a society.
12th KMS International Conference
The 12th KMS International Conference was successfully concluded at Kisumu Hotel. The three day event was officially opened on 11th November 2015 by H.E Jack Ranguma, Governor Kisumu County who was also the Guest of honour. The participants were mainly university lecturers and professors, meteorologists, environmentalists, climate experts, disaster preparedness and mitigation experts and upcoming scientists. Some foreign participants were scientists from Tanzania, Ethiopia, Zambia, Uganda, Zimbabwe, Nigeria and the UK. It was a great opportunity to exchange scientific research findings on weather, climate, and environmental innovation. The Society sincerly thanks all those who honoured our invitation and made the conference a success. Click here to download conference report.
Group photo of conference participants and invited Guests