Provisional reports of CHy-15 are available in the Documents sections (in the horizontal menu at the top) in the folders "2. Provisional Report (Approved documents)"
The Commission for Hydrology (CHy) will meet
in Roma, Italy, 7 to 13 December 2016 at the Barceló Aran Mantegna, Via Andrea Mantegna, 130, 00147 Roma.
A Conference Information and Registration Desk will be set up close to the meeting rooms to facilitate the registration of participants and provision of general information.
This service will be
open from 8.30 a.m. to 5.30 p.m.
Participants in CHy-15 are requested to register in advance using the registration process described under "Online Registration". Confirmation of registration for CHy-15 will take place from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, 6 December 2016 and from 8 a.m. on Wednesday, 7 December 2016. Confirmation of registration will continue throughout the session. Participants will receive identification badges at the time of registration, which should be worn throughout the session.
Documents will be posted before and during the session on this CHy-15 website, in line with WMO greening efforts to promote paperless meetings. Therefore, participants are kindly invited to bring their portable computers to work on the documents during the session.
Download theTENTATIVE WORK PLAN_rev.pdf
The details of what is discussed under each item can be found in document "CHy-15-d01-ORGANIZATION-OF-THE-SESSION" which is available in the Documents sections (in the horizontal menu at the top) in the folder 1.Drafts for discussion.
You can also directly access it from
This document explains you where to find the documents to be discussed as well as the information documents and how to download them.
You can follow the 15th Session of the Commission for Hydrology on ISPRA Video Streaming under following links:
Link to daily streaming of the Session:
ISPRA Video Streaming: Provides links to all video streaming of the Session
A side-event on “National space programs in support of environmental and civil protection hydrological applications”, organized by ISPRA, ASI and the Italian Civil Protection Department, will take place on
Friday 9 December 2016 from
17:30 to 19:00. Program of the side-event.
CHy-15: at plenary meetings of the fifteenth session of the Commission for Hydrology simultaneous interpretation will be provided in the six WMO official languages: Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian and Spanish.
Side meetings will be held in English.
Documents will be provided in the six WMO official languages.
Material arrangements for the session are described in the INF-1 document available from the
Information Documents section of this web site.
All information on this event, scheduled on 5 and 6 December 2016 at the Barceló Aran Mantegna Hotel, can be found on the
An Exhibition of Meteorological and Hydrological Instruments and Equipment will take place in conjunction with the 15th Session of the WMO Commission for Hydrology at the Barceló Aran Mantegna Hotel in Rome from 7 to 13 December 2016.
The following website will inform you if you need a visa for Italy:
It is advisable to make an early booking. As usual, participants are responsible for making their own arrangements. The local organizers have negotiated an advantageous agreement with the Barceló Aran Mantegna Hotel.
You can access the booking form using following link:
Please note that availability of rooms in this hotel, venue of the session, is guaranteed for bookings made before 5 November 2016.