COPERNICUS4REGIONS: launch at the European Parliament

Brussels, EU Parliament (Members’ salon), 22 November 2018 he new COPERNICUS4REGIONS publication will be launched on November 22nd2018 at the Members’ salon of the EU Parliament in Brussels. The publication collects success stories about the use of Copernicus data, and Sentinel data in particular, for concrete needs of regional policy making and/or enforcement, ideally on … Continue reading “COPERNICUS4REGIONS: launch at the European Parliament”

ECOPOTENTIAL at the Wissensvorsprung 2018: a meeting about science and economy at Osnabrueck University

Lingen (Germany), 25 September 2018 Advances in nature conservation using Earth observation data concern thewhole society! On 25th of September, Osnabrück University of Applied Sciences and IHK Osnabrück – Emsland – Grafschaft Bentheim hosted a shortpresentation event on scientific projects from the region Osnabrück/Lingen(Germany) and their implications for enterprises and the society. ECOPOTENTIAL was presented by Niels Hellwig. … Continue reading “ECOPOTENTIAL at the Wissensvorsprung 2018: a meeting about science and economy at Osnabrueck University”

Climate Services from the users’ perspective Summer School: an ECOPOTENTIAL related presentation on the role of climate change on vegetation productivity and fire risk

Pisa, 10-14 September, 2018 The ERA4CS SUMMER SCHOOL“Climate Services from the users’ perspective”took place from 10-14 of September 2018 in Pisa, Italy, and focused on multidisplinary, up to date view about the most recent observations, models, projections, adaptation strategies, and services to mitigate climate change impacts. 26 Climate Service projects funded by the ERA4CS ERANET … Continue reading “Climate Services from the users’ perspective Summer School: an ECOPOTENTIAL related presentation on the role of climate change on vegetation productivity and fire risk”

Special Issue “Earth Observation Data Cubes” – Call for Papers

By Gregory Giuliani Remotely sensed Earth Observations (EO) data have already exceeded the petabyte-scale and are increasingly freely and openly available from different data holdings. This poses a certain number of issues in terms of volume (e.g., data volumes have increased 10x in the last 5 years); velocity (e.g., Sentinel-2 is capturing a new image of any … Continue reading “Special Issue “Earth Observation Data Cubes” – Call for Papers”

GEO week Kyoto: Supporting a Sustainable and Resilient World

Kyoto, Japan, 29 October-2 November 2018 This gathering of GEO’s 105 Member governments and 126 Participating Organizations will explore efforts and opportunities for the use of Earth observations for the benefit of humankind, focusing on GEO’s three priority areas: the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction, the Paris Climate Agreement, and the UN Sustainable Development … Continue reading “GEO week Kyoto: Supporting a Sustainable and Resilient World”

SWOS projects’ final workshop and conference

Brussels, 5-7 November 2018 The SWOS Project Wetlands are hotspots of biodiversity, home to more than 100,000 freshwater species, provide invaluable ecosystem services, such as regulating water availability and quality and food for millions of people. They also absorb shocks from natural events and regulate the climate through carbon storage. Despite all this they are … Continue reading “SWOS projects’ final workshop and conference”

ESA Living Planet Symposium

MiCo – Milano Congressi,Milan, Italy, 13-17 May 2019 The organisation team of Esa Living Planet Symposium is pleased to invite people to participate in the European Space Agency’s 2019 Living Planet Symposium. The event, which is held every three years, will take place on 13–17 May 2019 in Milan, Italy. The Symposium is organised with the … Continue reading “ESA Living Planet Symposium”

ISDE11 Digital Earth symposium 2019

Florence, 24-27 September 2019 The 11th International Symposium on Digital Earth will run from the 24th to 27th September 2019 in Florence, one of Italy’s most historically rich cities. On behalf of the International Society for Digital Earth (ISDE), we would like to invite you to attend this symposium, for which the theme is “Digital … Continue reading “ISDE11 Digital Earth symposium 2019”