NEREUS, Mercator Ocean International and the Azores Regional Government organize the workshop “Copernicus Marine for Outermost and Maritime Regions” on June 6-7 2019 in Horta City (Faial Island, Azores). An important element of the workshop is training, education, accessing and better understanding needs of outermost and maritime regions. The event is organized in two parts: the first day will focus on the challenges and expectations of public authorities on the potential of Copernicus for maritime authorities, in presence and with the advice of Copernicus Marine Environment Monitoring Service experts; the second day will be dedicated to a thematic hands-on technical [...]
The EO4GEO Project will be presented at the ESA Living Planet Symposium! These conferences are among the biggest Earth Observation events in the world: the next one will be held in Milan on 13-17 May 2019 and EO4GEO will be introduced in a form of a poster and an oral presentation. Visit the website of the event for more information.
AGILE is the Association of Geographic Information Laboratories in Europe. Counting more than 80 members, it organizes workshops and conferences in the geographical field. The 22nd AGILE Conference will be held in Limassol, Cyprus, on 17-20 June 2019. For all the information about the workshops, visit the website. Registrations are open now at this link.
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 [...]
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, [...]
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. […]
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. […]
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. […]
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. […]
Take action on climate change through entrepreneurship Join the Climate-KIC InnoSpace Journey: summer school for climate innovation in partnership with Copernicus using Earth Observations and GIS data. The Journey brings together students and professionals from all over the world. […]