The Science Behind Solar Activities and Storms: Geneva Association M.O.R.E 27

The Geneva Association, M.O.R.E. 27 Seminar, Berlin
July 16, 2013 - July 17, 2013

At the request of Lloyd's of London, Kyle Beatty will explain the science behind solar activities and storms and AER’s recent science research on the risk of space weather to businesses and communities around the globe.

The state-of-the-science discussion is the first workshop of The Geneva Association's M.O.R.E. 27 Seminar: GROUND EFFECTS OF SOLAR STORMS: Impact on terrestrial infrastructure and adaption measures.

The science behind solar activities and storms
Chaired by Neil Smith, Manager of Emerging Risks and Research at Lloyd’s


  • Kyle Beatty, CCM, Senior Vice President at Atmospheric and Environmental Research
  • Dr. Alan Thomson, Head of Geomagnetism at British Geological Survey
  • Professor Jim Wild, Reader in Space Plasma Physics, Space Plasma Environment and Radio Science Group, at Lancaster University

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