The OGGM organization

OGGM e.V. is a non-profit organization based in Bremen, Germany.

The purpose of the organization is the promotion of science and research in the fields of climate and glaciology, in particular by coordinating the development of an open source model for glaciers dynamics. This implies:

  • the organization and participation in events (conferences, workshops, seminars…) in relation to climate and cryospheric sciences
  • the preparation of technical and popular material for publication in peer-reviewed journals, newspapers, websites, social media, etc..
  • communicating about fundamental questions and current issues related to climate and glacier research
  • the cooperation with other scientists and experts worldwide.