2020 Severe Storms & Doppler Radar Conference Registration

2020 Registration Fees

Regular Registration: $195 (After March 7th: $225)
Student Registration: $100 (After March 7th: $110)
Vendor Registration: $200 (After March 7th: No change)
Additional Vendor: $75 (After March 7th: No change)

Severe Storms and Doppler Radar Conference

March 26th - March 28th, 2020
Courtyard by Marriott
Ankeny, IA


*** Virtual Conference Update - Confirmed Speakers (03/25/2020) ***

The following speakers have been confirmed for the March 27th, 2020 virtual conference:

  • Tim Marshall, Haag Engineering, will be our banquet speaker, discussing tornado damage within heavily urban areas, to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Lubbock F5.
  • Josh Johnson, WSFA-TV Montgomery, AL, will discuss what his station did to warn viewers during the deadly Beauregard, AL EF4 tornado of March 3, 2019.
  • Jana Houser, Ohio University, will present on "Recent Advances in our Understanding of Tornadogenesis."
  • Adam Clark, NSSL, will give two talks, one on recent NOAA Hazardous Weather Testbed Spring Forecast experiments, and the other on the May 20, 2019 High Risk failure event.
  • Adam Houston, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, covering "Using Unmanned Aircraft Systems for Severe Local Storms Research and Forecasting".
  • Jason Dunn, NWS-DFW, will speak on the Dallas, TX tornadoes of October 20, 2019.
  • Tyler Roney, KDLT-TV in Sioux Falls, SD, will speak on the nocturnal tornado event that hit the city on the night of September 10, 2019.
  • Brian Bajenbruch, SOO, NWS-Omaha, on flood impacts in eastern Nebraska and the evacuation of WFO Omaha.
  • Jeremey Wesley, NWS-Hasting, speaking on flood impacts in central Nebraska, and how they provided backup operations during the evacuation of NWS-Omaha.



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2021 Conference Dates
March 25th - 27th
Ankeny, IA