Registration and Session Information

Online registration
Online registration is available through this link, which will remain open until 14 June 2016. (
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Session information


The sixty-eighth session of the WMO Executive Council will be held in Geneva from 15 to 24 June 2016 at the WMO headquarters building, 7 bis, avenue de la Paix.  

The opening of EC-68 will take place on Wednesday, 15 June 2016 at 9.30 a.m.
Conference information and registration desk
A Conference Information and Registration Desk will be set up close to the meeting rooms to facilitate the registration of participants and provision of general information. This service will be open from 8.30 a.m. to 5.30 p.m.
Registration of participants
Registration for EC-68 will take place from 3 p.m. to 5.30 p.m. on Tuesday, 14 June 2016 and from 8 a.m. on Wednesday, 15 June 2016. Registration will continue throughout the session.
Participants will receive identification badges at the time of registration, which should be worn throughout the session.
Working language & interpretation

The plenary conference room (Salle Obasi) is equipped for simultaneous interpretation into the six WMO official languages. Other meeting rooms, with and without simultaneous interpretation facilities, are available for side events.


Simultaneous interpretation will be provided at plenary meetings in the six WMO official languages: Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian and Spanish. Side meetings will be held in English or with interpretation, when possible.

Documents will be issued in the six WMO official languages.


Material arrangements for the session

Please visit the website: and download the INF-1 document which contain all of the material arrangements for the session.


Paperless session

Documents will be posted before and during the session on the EC-68 website, in line with WMO greening efforts to promote paperless meetings. Therefore, participants are kindly invited to bring their laptops to work on the documents during the session.