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July 23, 2018


Valencia , Spain
23 July 2018 — 27 July 2018

July 30, 2018


Rome , Italy
30 July 2018 — 10 August 2018

August 01, 2018


Bangkok, Thailand ,
1 August 2018 —  3 August 2018

August 06, 2018


Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil ,
6 August 2018 — 10 August 2018

August 12, 2018


Rio de Janeiro, Brazil ,
12 August 2018 — 17 August 2018

August 13, 2018


Bali Indonesia ,
13 August 2018 — 14 August 2018

Amsterdam , Netherlands
13 August 2018 — 14 August 2018

August 15, 2018


Nairobi, Kenya ,
15 August 2018 — 17 August 2018

August 21, 2018


Denver, Colorado , USA
21 August 2018 — 23 August 2018

August 28, 2018


Dar es Salaam, Tanzania ,
28 August 2018 —  3 September 2018

September 02, 2018


Napoli , Italy
2 September 2018 —  7 September 2018

La Valletta , Malta
2 September 2018 —  7 September 2018

September 05, 2018


Warsaw , Poland
5 September 2018 —  7 September 2018

September 10, 2018


University of Leicester , United Kingdom
10 September 2018 — 14 September 2018

September 12, 2018


Geneva, Switzerland ,
12 September 2018 — 14 September 2018
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News Resources

Earth Observation for all!


In the first of a regular column, Terri Freemantle outlines recent developments in remote sensing at the Satellite Applications Catapult – an independent body that is playing a key role in supporting the Government’s objective to grow Britain’s share of the World space economy to £40bn by 2030


Satellite images reveal ocean acidification from space

(16 February 2015) Pioneering techniques that use satellites to monitor ocean acidification are set to revolutionise the way that marine biologists and climate scientists study the ocean.

Complete Envisat MERIS FRS L1/L2 dataset available online

The systematic bulk processing of the MERIS Level 2 Full Resolution Full Swath dataset has been completed, and the FRS Level 2 products (MER_FRS_2P) have been made available to users on the ESA centralised dissemination server together with the previously released MERIS FRS Level 1 data (MER_FRS_1P).

New Lockheed Martin instrument gives 'big picture' of Earth's evolving climate

(11 February 2015) A new Lockheed Martin instrument is about to make a world of difference for climate scientists.

New Lockheed Martin instrument gives 'big picture' of Earth's evolving climate

(11 February 2015) A new Lockheed Martin instrument is about to make a world of difference for climate scientists.

QuickBird satellite mission ends

(3rd Feb, 2015) European Space Imaging announced today that on Tuesday 27 January 2015, after 13 years of excellent performance, QuickBird approached its end of mission smoothly and re-entered the earths’ atmosphere at 01:59 UTC above the South Atlantic Ocean near southern Brazil.

GeoNorth Announces New Satellite Imagery/Remote Sensing Division

Anchorage, Alaska, Jan. 14, 2015—GeoNorth, LLC, specializing in the development of integrated solutions for end-to-end geospatial decision making, announces the launch of a significant new business line, further enhancing the firm’s geospatial solutions capabilities. In partnership with Airbus Defense and Space, a world leader in space services, GeoNorth is now positioned as a global force in providing both Optical and Radar satellite imagery/remote sensing services for both commercial and government applications. GeoNorth is a Small Business, Alaska Native Corporation, and US SBA Certified 8(a) participant. – See more at: https://sensorsandsystems.com/news/top-stories/corporate-news/35479-geonorth-announces-new-satellite-imagery-remote-sensing-division.html#sthash.Ie9p4AOP.dpuf

Lasers Enable Satellite-Data Tag Team

PARIS, Dec. 30, 2014 — New laser data links could help satellites in disparate orbits communicate more effectively with one another, potentially benefitting disaster management here on Earth.

NASA's Spaceborne Carbon Counter Maps New Details

The first global maps of atmospheric carbon dioxide from NASA’s new Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 mission demonstrate its performance and promise, showing elevated carbon dioxide concentrations across the Southern Hemisphere from springtime biomass burning.

Salinity matters: ESA's SMOS mission

Measurements of salt held in surface seawater are becoming ever-more important for us to understand ocean circulation and Earth’s water cycle. ESA’s SMOS mission is proving essential to the quest.

Blue Water Satellite to Develop Spectral Imaging Tools Using Google Maps for Work Cloud Mapping

Blue Water Satellite (BWS) a Toledo, Ohio, company that uses satellite and other spectral imagery and patented image processing to monitor the world’s land and water resources announced its collaboration with Google Maps for Work. Working with the Google Maps for Work, BWS is providing feedback to the team to help improve Google’s image processing capabilities. By implementing Google Earth Engine and Google Maps Engine, BWS can process its satellite imagery and serve the data to desktops and mobile devices supported by Google’s cloud. See feature on the Official Google For Work Blog Here

Blue Water Satellite to develop spectral imaging tools using Google Maps for work cloud mapping

(20 October 2014) Blue Water Satellite (BWS) a Toledo, Ohio, company that uses satellite and other spectral imagery and patented image processing to monitor the world’s land and water resources announced its collaboration with Google Maps for Work.

EO investment & data/ services demand EO demand expected to be driven by emerging markets

Opportunities remain in the EO market for manufacture and data export; short-term growth for commercial data driven by defense, enterprise markets also faster emerging.

New Forest Land Classification Data Set Launched

British satellite imaging company DMC International Imaging Ltd (DMCii) has announced the completion of its Flagship project to develop a global system using Earth Observation (EO) satellite data to measure land carbon storage and how it changes over time.

MDA continues to provide Radarsat-2 information to Thailand

(25 September 2014) MDA’s Information Systems group has renewed its contract with the Geo-Informatics & Space Technology Development Agency (GISTDA) to continue downlink of Radarsat-2 data that will be used to support critical infrastructure serving Thailand’s various resources management and disaster mitigation applications.

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