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Shawn Allan
Manager, Met-Ocean Services Group, AMEC Foster Wheeler

Shawn Allan has a Master’s Degree in Atmospheric Science and is currently the manager of the Met-Ocean Services group at Amec Foster Wheeler, overseeing the business and technical performance of a large group working in the fields of operational met-ocean weather forecasting, climate change consulting, oceanography, and information management. Prior to joining Amec Foster Wheeler, Shawn worked at the Lincoln Laboratory of Massachusetts Institute of Technology studying the costs of weather related delays on the aviation industry and developing decision support tools for optimizing traffic flows during severe weather. Shawn has been published in peer-reviewed journals, and written a number of technical and scientific reports on the performance and benefits of severe weather decision support systems.