Upcoming events

August 24, 2020


Calgary, Canada ,
24 August 2020 — 29 August 2020

September 21, 2020

SPIE Europe’s Remote Sensing symposium
EICC in Edinburgh , United Kingdom
21 September 2020 — 24 September 2020

September 28, 2020

ESA Phi-week
Frascati , Italy
28 September 2020 —  2 October 2020

October 08, 2020

Copernicus Industry Workshop
Brussels , Belgium
8 October 2020

October 13, 2020

Intergeo
Germany
13 October 2020 — 15 October 2020

October 18, 2020


Switzerland
18 October 2020 — 21 October 2020

October 20, 2020


Tunis, Tunisia ,
20 October 2020 — 22 October 2020

October 26, 2020


Kigali, Rwanda ,
26 October 2020 — 30 October 2020

November 02, 2020

GEOWeek
Port Elizabeth ,
2 November 2020 —  5 November 2020

December 07, 2020

European Space Week
Bonn , Germany
7 December 2020 — 11 December 2020
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News Programmes

PH satellite Diwata-1 now in space

MANILA — The long wait is over as the Diwata-1 is finally sent out to space to begin her 20-month-long journey.

Sentinel satellites offer agri-tech business opportunity

The recent launch of the new Sentinel satellites, part of the European Union’s ‘Copernicus’ Earth observation programme, has the potential to help farmers take precision agriculture to a new level, along with a host of other land monitoring uses.

NASA satellite images uncover underground forest fungi

(31 March 2016) A NASA-led team of scientists has developed the first-ever method for detecting the presence of different types of underground forest fungi from space, information that may help researchers predict how climate change will alter forest habitats.

Australia ensured access to Sentinel data

Press Release From: European Space Agency
Posted: Thursday, March 31, 2016

Proceedings of 2016 conference on "Big Data from Space" available

(21 March 2016) The “Big Data from Space” conference was held from the 15th to the 17th of March 2016 at the auditorio de Tenerife (Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain), being co-organized by the European Commission, ESA, Joint Research Center of the European Commission (JRC) and the European Union Satellite Centre (SatCen).

EARSC is now a GEO Participating Organization!

The European Association of Remote Sensing Companies (EARSC) is pleased to have been accepted as Participating Organization for joining the Group on Earth Observations (GEO)

MESA: African scientists meet in Windhoek

(March 16th 2016) Earth observation experts, educators, researchers and scientists from 19 universities across the continent met at the Namibia University of Science and Technology this week for a weeklong exchange of information on the subject of Earth observation and space technology, as part of the Monitoring of Environment and Security in Africa (MESA) university training workshop.

Woolpert bags USGS contract to provide mapping services

US: A multimillion-dollar deal is signed between Woolpert and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). The deal is part of a five-years Geospatial Product and Services Contract 3 (GPSC 3), that is aimed to provide mapping and surveying services to USGS.

The MESA project started deployment of satellite receiving stations

First published on Friday 11 March

DigitalGlobe providing rapid assessment of cyclone damage for government of Fiji

(7 March 2016) DigitalGlobe is delivering crowdsourced damage assessments derived from satellite imagery to the government of Fiji in response to the devastating cyclone that struck the island nation on Feb. 20.

Stakeholder Consultation - Horizon 2020 SC5 Work Programme 2018-2020 - Earth Observation

A stakeholder consultation to shape the Horizon 2020 Societal Challenge 5 Work Programme 2018-2019-2020 has just been launched.

Sentinel 3A ides the waves

(04th March) Following the first impressive images from Sentinel-3A’s Ocean and Land Colour Instrument, this latest Copernicus satellite is now showing us how another of its instruments, an altimeter, will track sea level change

New CubeSats to test Earth science tech in space

(23 February 2016) Sometimes we need to leave our home planet to better understand it.

Open consultation in the context of preparation of the next Horizon 2020 e-infrastructure Work Programme 2018-2020

The European Commission has launched an open consultation in the context of preparation of the next Horizon 2020 e-infrastructure Work Programme 2018-2020.

MESA is one of the tools for implementing continental strategies, programmes and decisions in Africa

The purpose of the MESA programme is to increase the capacity in information management, decision-making and planning of African continental, regional and national institutions mandated for environment, climate, and food security.

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