March 24, 2020
Bucarest , Romania
Tuesday March 24, 2020 — Wednesday March 25, 2020
April 07, 2020
Amsterdam , Netherlands
Tuesday April 7, 2020 — Thursday April 9, 2020
April 20, 2020
Monday April 20, 2020 — Friday April 24, 2020
June 02, 2020
Zagreb , Croatia
Tuesday June 2, 2020 — Wednesday June 3, 2020
June 17, 2020
Brussels , Belgium
Wednesday June 17, 2020 — Thursday June 18, 2020
September 21, 2020
EICC in Edinburgh , United Kingdom
Monday September 21, 2020 — Thursday September 24, 2020
October 18, 2020
Sunday October 18, 2020 — Wednesday October 21, 2020
We live in a dynamic and urbanising world. People move, megacities of unimaginable proportions are developing rapidly. Currently, more than half of the world’s population live in cities. Cities have always been similar to living organisms – they grow, impact their surroundings and are influenced by their environment, they experience good and bad fortunes and sometimes can disappear entirely from the screen.
EuroGEOSS is Europe’s part of the Global Earth Observation System of Systems (GEOSS). It brings together all of the Earth observation resources available in Europe so that they can be used more effectively.
Extracted from the Copernicus Observer Newsletter
Brussels, 1 December 2017. The Copernicus Programme with its full, free and open data policy is tapping into the core of the open data movement that is powering today’s tech breakthroughs, just like open source has been key to most of the innovation in the last decades.
1 December 2017. British ‘New Space’ pioneer Earth-i today provided another update about its progress in building the first constellation in the world to provide full-colour video – and the first European-owned commercial constellation able to provide both video and still images
Munich, 28/11/17. A flood west of Athens, Greece, was caused by heavy rain on November 15-16, and has killed 22 people. The cities of Mandra, Elefsina, and Nea Peramos were most affected with 1,184 buildings suffering damage requiring significant government compensation.
The African Union Commission Awards Thirteen Consortia of Institutions to Implement the GMES and Africa Support Programme
November 28, 2017. The African Union Commission (AUC) officially awards grants to thirteen successful consortia of institutions that will serve as Regional Implementing Centres for the Global Monitoring for Environment and Security and Africa (GMES and Africa) Support Programme.
The 3rd EARSeL SIG LU/LC and NASA LCLUC joint Workshop will be at the Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Chania, Greece, 11th -12th July, 2018.
The French company PlanetObserver, specialized in geospatial data production, has just finalized the new PlanetSAT Updates imagery basemap of the United States and Mexico. Processed with fresh and cloudless Landsat 8 source data, this new basemap covers more than 10 million square kilometers at 15-meter resolution. With an advanced natural color imagery processing, this high quality mapping product provides up-to-date and detailed geographic information, perfect for 1:50,000 scale mapping.
Warsaw, 23/11/2017. CloudFerro – Polish technology company – won an open tender organized under the Copernicus program. It has defeated the European market leaders, won a € 1.3 million contract and will provide an innovative solution for the European Center for Medium-Term Forecasting (ECMWF).
Élancourt, France 22 November 2017 – La Direction générale de l’armement (DGA), the French Defence Procurement Agency, has entrusted the firm tranche of the 10-year SYSENV contract to Airbus Defence and Space and its four partners, for the production of the “SI GEODE4D” information system for the French Armed Forces.
Munich, 21/11/17. A whirlwind hit the Mediterranean coast in the province of Antalya, Turkey, injuring 38 people and causing significant damage to agricultural land, cars, and houses.
EARSC Position Paper on Earth Observation Services Industry Internationalisation & Economic Diplomacy
21 November 2017. EARSC publish today its position paper on Earth Observation Services Industry Internationalisation & Economic Diplomacy.
21 November 2017. Innovative British Space Company prepares for launch of next prototype satellite.
Now in its 10th edition, Satellite-Based Earth Observation, Market Prospects to 2026 is the only report providing industry forecasts, assessment of business opportunities and analysis of the entire civil & commercial value chain for this growing segment of the satellite industry. It includes a detailed breakdown of application sectors within each region along with consolidated forecasts per application sector and per region.
15 November 2017. ESA has chosen two concepts, FORUM and SKIM, to be developed further and compete to be the ninth Earth Explorer mission.