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Copernicus Masters 2018 competition

2018-04-16T18:06:23+00:00

Space applications – 05/04/2018Awarding outstanding Earth Observation ideas and applications to tackle challenges faced by business and society, the Copernicus Masters 2018 competition is now open for submissions.The deadline for submission is 30 June 2018. […]

Copernicus Masters 2018 competition 2018-04-16T18:06:23+00:00

EO4GEO Workshop in Castellón (Spain)

2018-04-23T17:22:07+00:00

Castellón (Spain), 30 May 2018. The EO4GEO project is happy to announce its Workshop and Project meeting to be held in Castellón de la Plana, Spain, from May 30th until June 1st. The meeting will be hosted by project partner Universitat Jaume I (UJI), GEOTEC Research group. The project, which is now in its first steps (Preparing the space/geospatial sectors skills strategy), intends to identify gaps and shortages between GI and EO training offer. This workshop, the first of a series that will take place every 6-months, will discuss the (intermediate) findings of the demand survey and will provide an [...]

EO4GEO Workshop in Castellón (Spain) 2018-04-23T17:22:07+00:00

EO4GEO surveys

2018-04-03T13:48:17+00:00

The Earth observation (EO) and Geoinformatics (GI) sector is rapidly evolving due to technological advances, growing collections of open data (e.g. Copernicus), and a broader user base. This evolution requires the adaptation of EO/GI training for matching the demanded skills on the market. EO4GEO invites all organisations operating in the space/geospatial sector to participate in the following surveys on supply and demand of education and training in EO/GI. By participating in the surveys you will contribute to the delivery of a detailed skills intelligence in the space/geospatial sector and to the definition of the long term sector skills strategy. The online survey [...]

EO4GEO surveys 2018-04-03T13:48:17+00:00

EO4GEO kick-off meeting

2018-03-15T12:02:49+00:00

The EO4GEO kick-off meeting took place on January 16th to 17th 2018 and was hosted by Italian Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR) and led by the GISIG-international group in Milan, Italy. At least 60 participants had the opportunity to discuss the first strategic and practical actions of the project with several partners involved in the 10 work packages and to present the work objectives and outlines for each work package. On the first day, after the Copernicus overview presented by Emanuele Barreca from DG GROW, the Erasmus+ Blueprint Skills by Milva Carbonaro and the ESA (education) activities by Francesco Sarti. [...]

EO4GEO kick-off meeting 2018-03-15T12:02:49+00:00