CV Ilona Láng

Title Storm Reseacher / Meteorologist / SmartMet-software Expert
Postal address Finnish Meteorological Institute, P.O. Box 503, FI-00101 HELSINKI
Street address Erik Palménin aukio 1, FI-00560 HELSINKI
Phone number +358 29 539 3436
Fax +358 29 539 3146

Fields of expertise

  • Storm research

  • Extreme weather impact research

  • SmartMet and SmartMetAlert weather forecast production and warning systems

  • The emergency management in extreme weather events

  • Gender equality in less-developed countries

  • Media


  • ANYWHERE H2020 EU Project (2016–2019) Enhancing emergency management and response to extreme Weather and Climate Events

  • SA CLIPS (2016–2018) CLImate services supporting Public activities and Safety (Forging Ahead funding from Academy of Finland

  • PROMOSERV II (2014–2016) Promoting Modernisation of Hydrometeorological Services in Việt Nam

  • SHOCS II (2013–2016) Strengthening Hydrometeorological Operations and Services and Early Warning Services in the Caribbean SIDS Phase II

  • FINPAC (2016) Reduced Vulnerability of the Pacific Island Country Villagers' Livelihoods to the Effects of Climate Change

  • SHSB Strengthening Hydro-Meteorological Services for Bhutan

  • ELASTINEN (2015–2016) Proactive management of weather and climate related risks

University and other degrees

  • 2017: M.Sc. (Meteorology), University of Helsinki, Finland

  • 2017: Minor in Management and International Business, Aalto University, Finland

  • 2014: Additional Studies in Atmospheric Sciences, University of Leeds

  • 2009: Additional Studies in Biology and Environmental Sciences, University of Jyväskylä

Previous professional appointments

  • 2012–present: Finnish Meteorological Institute, Climate Change and extreme weather, storm research scientist

  • 2012–present: Forecaster and Meteorologist at Weather and Safety Center

  • 2014–present: SmartMet and SmartMetAlert weather forecast production and warning system expert in international projects

  • 2012–2016: Nelosen Uutiset, Helsinki, TV- meteorologist

Other professional activities


List of publications