Oct 30, 2013

Copernicus User Awareness & Training Event (Bucharest, Romania, 7-8th November 2013)

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A two-day event bringing together users and experts to raise awareness of the benefits of Copernicus data and information, and providing attendees with the opportunity to participate in hands-on training and knowledge exchange activities.

DAY ONE, Thursday 7th November

  • Users presenting and sharing their experiences on the use and uptake of Copernicus data and information.
  • European key speakers providing an overview on the current status of the Copernicus programme and how it can provide benefits to European societies.
  • Networking and poster session illustrating the practical uses of Copernicus data and information across four thematic areas: Emergency, Land, Marine and Atmosphere.
  • Panel discussions exploring opportunities and challenges in the use of Copernicus data and information.

DAY TWO, Friday 8th November

  • Four parallel hands-on half-day training workshops demonstrating the practical use and application of Copernicus data and information across the following thematic areas:Emergency management, Land monitoring, Atmosphere monitoring, Marine monitoring
  • Open forum and plenary discussion summarising the main conclusions from the event.

For more details and to register: http://user-uptake-portal.org
This initiative is implemented by the ‘GIO Lot2 User Uptake’ project funded by the European Commission.