ISSW 2009

International Snow Science Workshop

27 September – 02 October 2009, Davos/Switzerland

The ISSW (International Snow Science Workshop) is the world’s largest conference on snow and avalanches and will be hosted in Davos, Switzerland from September 27 to October 2, 2009.

The International Snow Science Workshop aims to bring together snow scientists and avalanche practitioners, in order to foster work and research to find pratical solutions for new problems. The workshop is designed to bring together many different practitioners (ski patrolmen, mountain guides, back country users, forecasters, safety authority and ski resort representatives, engineering companies) and scientists who teach and research snow science.

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