Upcoming events

March 21, 2018

Bristol , United Kingdom
Wednesday March 21, 2018 — Friday March 23, 2018

March 22, 2018

Darmstadt , Germany
Thursday March 22, 2018 — Thursday May 3, 2018

March 26, 2018

Paphos , Cyprus
Monday March 26, 2018 — Thursday March 29, 2018

March 27, 2018

Cambridge, MA , USA
Tuesday March 27, 2018 — Friday March 30, 2018

Frascati , Italy
Tuesday March 27, 2018 — Wednesday March 28, 2018

March 28, 2018

Kingston , Canada
Wednesday March 28, 2018 — Thursday March 29, 2018

April 03, 2018

San Jose, CA , USA
Tuesday April 3, 2018 — Thursday April 5, 2018

Santiago,Chile ,
Tuesday April 3, 2018 — Sunday April 8, 2018

April 06, 2018

Geneva , Switzerland
Friday April 6, 2018 — Sunday April 8, 2018

April 08, 2018

Vienna , Austria
Sunday April 8, 2018 — Friday April 13, 2018

April 09, 2018

Amersfoort , Netherlands
Monday April 9, 2018 — Wednesday April 11, 2018

Monday April 9, 2018 — Friday April 20, 2018

April 10, 2018

Amsterdam , Netherlands
Tuesday April 10, 2018 — Thursday April 12, 2018

London , United Kingdom
Tuesday April 10, 2018 — Wednesday April 11, 2018

April 17, 2018

El Jadida , Morocco
Tuesday April 17, 2018 — Thursday April 19, 2018
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eovox: opening a window for the future

eoVox is an opportunity for all companies to voice their viewpoint on the future of the European and Canadian EO service industry. (Credits eoVox)

Atlantic Europe Conference on Remote Imaging and Spectroscopy

Atlantic Europe Conference on Remote Imaging and Spectroscopy 11-12 September 2006, Preston, United Kingom
AECRIS 2006 

GAF-AG addresses the challenges of Transboundary Water Management

GAF AG, an internationally active geo-information technology company, announces that phase 2 of the AQUIFER project is close to completion. AQUIFER focuses on the development and demonstration of Earth observation based products and services for supporting national authorities and international institutions in the management of two prominent, internationally shared ground water resources, aquifers in Africa, the SASS and Iullemeden. (Credits GAF AG)

Satellites support businesses working for sustainable development

Corporate Sustainable Development (CSD) - also referred to as Corporate Social Responsibility - is now at the heart of business practices. (Credits ESA)

eoVox: Strengthening the Voice of the European/Canadian EO Industry

The European Space Agency (ESA) has recently concluded an in-depth survey of the European and Canadian EO service industry. Some 75 small Value-Adding Companies (VACs) participated in the survey to produce the most detailed picture to date on the state and health of this industry sector. One of the results that emerge is that the industry is facing a number of challenges concerning its structure/scale, its service offerings and its industrial presence (see www.eomd.esa.int).
The eoVox initiative

EADS Astrium to supply Algeria??s ALSAT-2 optical observation system

EADS Astrium has signed a contract with the Algerian National Space Technology Centre (CNTS) for the development of the ALSAT-2 system, which consists of two optical observation satellites. ALSAT-2 is the first Earth observation satellite system from the AstroSat100 family to be built using the Myriade platform. (01-Feb-06, Credits EADS)

De Chassy Named President of SPOT??s U.S. Operations

Antoine de Chassy has been named the new president of SPOT Image Corporation. De Chassy served the last 3 years as Vice President for Strategy and Chief Operating Officer of SPOT Image, S.A. in Toulouse, France, a position in which he oversaw SPOT??s network of global subsidiaries and offices. Prior to joining SPOT, De Chassy served as president of Fleximage, S.A., a value-added firm specializing in image-based solutions for defense and intelligence. De Chassy replaces Neal Carney who will depart March 1, 2006. (Credits Spatialnews)

Ships make clouds brighter and higher close to European harbors

In the year 2001, ships consumed 280 million metric tonnes [310 million short tons] of fuel, compared to only 64.5 million tonnes [71.1 million short tons] in 1950. (Credits at eurekalert)

SPOT Image Awarded USGS Contract

SPOT Image Corporation has been awarded a contract by the US Geological Survey (USGS) for the purchase of satellite imagery products and services. The SPOT satellite constellation collects imagery ranging from 2.5m to 20m, from any location on Earth. SPOT imagery applications include map updating, creation of 3D terrain models, land-use and environmental analyses, and disaster response. (Credits Spatial news)

Japan's ALOS in orbit: ESA will deliver its data to European researchers

ALOS, Japan's latest Earth Observation satellite, was successfully launched at 02:33 CET (10:33 Japan time) on 24 January. Environmental data and imagery from ALOS will be provided to European and African users through a cooperative agreement between ESA and the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA). (Credits ESA)

Budget delay hits European space

The joint European Union/European Space Agency space programme will not be agreed until 2007 ?± more than a year later than planned. (Credits Flight International)

Call for Proposals within FP6- IST, Tsunami Early Warning Systems

The EU has published a Call for Proposals within the IST Priority of FP6, related to Tsunami Early Warning Systems (TEWS). (Credits Cordis)

VEGA wins ?Ñ2 million work package for ITIL-based ground segment support

VEGA Group PLC (VEGA), the independent Programme and System Assurance company, has been awarded a work package with an estimated value of ?Ñ2 million, to provide maintenance and first-line user support for ground segment software applications used by the European Space Operations Centre (ESOC) in Darmstadt, Germany. The support will be based on ITIL (IT Infrastructure Library), an internationally recognised approach to best practice IT service management. (Credits Vega Group)

Interview Winter 2005/2006

Interview with Mr. Marco Malacarne- Head of Unit for Space research and applications at European Commission

COPUOS: 43rd session of the Scientific & Technical Subcommittee

The forty-third session of the Scientific and Technical Subcommittee of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space will be held from 20 February-3 March 2006 at the United Nation Office at Vienna, Vienna International Center, Vienna, Austria. (Credits OOSA)

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