Nov 19, 2015

how to find and get data in GEOSS?

EARSC and ConnectinGEO are organizing a GOTOwebinar session on 30th November at 11h00 where companies may be briefed on which types of data are available through the GEOSSGCI Factsheet (Recipe) and making use of the GEOSS Discover Access Broker (Search & Discovery API).

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how to find and get data in GEOSS?

The topic will be how to find and get data in GEOSS?:
There are two possible answers.
-The first one is: “Using the GEOSS DAB” learn about the DAB and how to use it programmatically to discover data.
-The second one: “Using the GEOSS Portal to manually find a dataset”

The proposed agenda is below:

Please register for EARSC European Product Award Kick off session on Nov 30, 2015, 11:00 CET at:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

Background Information

In preparation for the GotoWebinar 1 hour session this Monday, please have a look at the following links which might provide you some insights on how to find and get data in GEOSS:


This is the kick-off session for the EARSC competition “European EO product of the year” to encourage the use of open data from GEOSS (Global Earth Observation System of Systems)

The competition will run over a 6 month period (December 2015-May 2016) during which time they may adapt an existing product, develop a new product or simply promote one they have already in their catalogue. Companies will be asked to provide a short summary of the results (Report should not exceed 2 pages) which will be used as statement for the jury.

This year’s award will be announced during the EARSC annual cocktail where the winner of the EARSC “European Earth Observation company of the year” is also revealed.