Welcome to APEC Research Center for Typhoon & Society Offical Website -- ACTS CEO Prof. Jou presented in the APEC ISTWG 43th Meeting

          ACTS Chief Executive Officer Prof. Jou presented the Center’s activities in 2012 and workplan in 2013 in the APEC Industrial Science and Technology Working Group (ISTWG) 43th Meeting. The Center hosted its annual APEC Typhoon Symposium in June and training workshop in July, and the next workshop will be held in November addressing hydro-meteorological issues. Japan has expressed her continuing support and encourage ACTS to strengthen research development, and China expects to enhance the cooperation between Shanghai Typhoon Institute and ACTS. On the research aspect, Member Economies encourage and support ACTS to develop a project on radar data sharing and usage promotion among APEC Members. The Lead Shepherd considers the Center as an important platform in APEC. The Chair congratulates the outcome and the Center will continue its research effort and enhance cross fora cooperation.