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Climathon 2018

2018-10-17T17:08:12+00:00

26 October 2018. Climathon is a global movement dedicated to solving city climate challenges. Happening simultaneously around the world on 26 October and over the course of 24 hours, this event is inspired by the world of hackathons. Participants are invited to collaborate on imagining innovative solutions to specific climate-related challenges. Almost 70 cities worldwide are accepting registrations. Click here to see all participating cities and get involved! Participation is open to entrepreneurs, students, policymakers as well as any individual interested in actively contributing to fight climate change in their city. More information Register to the Climathon 2018 [...]

Climathon 2018 2018-10-17T17:08:12+00:00

EO4GEO Workshop in Patras (Greece)

2018-10-17T16:44:58+00:00

Patras (Greece), 4th December 2018. The EO4GEO project is happy to announce its second Workshop and Project meeting to be held in Patras, Greece, from December 4th until 6th. The meeting will be hosted by project partner UPAT The objective of the workshop is to present and discuss the observed gaps and mismatch between the GI and EO  education and training offered by academic institutions and VET providers and the knowledge, skills and competencies required by the market, and in particular the downstream services market. In the gap and mismatch analysis, technological and societal trends are taken into account. Therefore, [...]

EO4GEO Workshop in Patras (Greece) 2018-10-17T16:44:58+00:00

EO4GEO Call for Experts

2018-10-04T17:44:25+00:00

Call for Experts In Earth Observation & Geographic Information Body of Knowledge          The EO4GEO project is inviting experts in the Earth Observation / Geographic Information sectors to participate in the process of developing a Body of Knowledge (BoK) for GI and EO. We are looking for professionals ready to support the description of the particular concepts (topics) in different inter-related knowledge areas, by commenting and contributing to the elaboration of the relevant texts. […]

EO4GEO Call for Experts 2018-10-04T17:44:25+00:00

EO4GEO workshop at INSPIRE Conference 2018

2018-09-06T14:01:19+00:00

INSPIRE Conference workshops, Antwerp (Belgium), 18-21 September 2018. The EO4GEO Consortium is pleased to invite all the participants to the Conference at the “Training and education in GI and EO sectors” workshop scheduled on Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at 14:00. The aim of the workshop is to raise awareness on the activities and results of two cutting edge projects, giCASES and EO4GEO. […]

EO4GEO workshop at INSPIRE Conference 2018 2018-09-06T14:01:19+00:00

SME skills needs and barriers survey

2018-07-30T14:54:49+00:00

The European DIGITAL SME Alliance is conducting the following survey: Supporting Specialised Skills Development: Big Data, Internet of Things and Cybersecurity for SMEs. This survey is part of an initiative, funded by the European Commission, that addresses skills needs of small- to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with regards to cybersecurity, big data and IoT – with the aim to support sustainable growth of SMEs. […]

SME skills needs and barriers survey 2018-07-30T14:54:49+00:00

#Copernicus20 Live Streaming – experience Baveno+20

2018-06-20T15:08:17+00:00

Baveno+20: From GMES to Copernicus and Beyond is a celebration of the 20th anniversary of the Baveno Manifesto – the birth of the Copernicus Programme. We will look back to see the road travelled – the Copernicus story and achievements, and we’ll look into the future of the Programme – how Copernicus takes part in the future of environmental protection, the EU economy and safety & security of the EU citizens. […]

#Copernicus20 Live Streaming – experience Baveno+20 2018-06-20T15:08:17+00:00

Copernicus Masters 2018 competition

2018-06-20T13:57:00+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 2018-06-20T13:57:00+00:00

EO4GEO Workshop in Castellón (Spain)

2018-06-20T13:58:44+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) 2018-06-20T13:58:44+00:00

EO4GEO surveys

2018-06-20T14:04:22+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 2018-06-20T14:04:22+00:00