Yorgos Efstathiou

Project Officer

Yorgos is passionate about consultancy and management. He has 4 years experience providing expertise in EO and GIS projects related to a broad spectrum of disciplines, having focused on satellite-based agricultural monitoring within EU’s Control with Remote Sensing (CwRS) programme.

As a Project Officer at EARSC, he is responsible for co-ordinating E-SHAPE (f.k.a. EuroGEOSS Showcases) project activities with other project partners, working to develop the European contribution to GEOSS. Further, he is working with experts across Europe to evaluate proposals for new pilot applications, with a continuous interest in ways to add value and take initiative in improving processes as well as identifying business opportunities for the European EO industry.
To wind down, Yorgos enjoys travelling to Switzerland, swimming in a pool and laying on the beach watching the waves in the coasts of a Greek island.