ESA, the European Space Agency, organizes this Workshop on the potential of satellite remote sensing applications for scientific research in the Baltic Sea region. Baltic Earth acts as co-organizer of the scientific part.
Dynamicum, Finnish Meteorological Institute,
29-31 March 2017
To review the main requirements from geo-information in the Baltic Region from science to information services;
- To review the main activities, projects and initiatives taking place in the region where Earth Observation may contribute;
To assess the potential of the increasing observation capacity offered by satellites to address the needs for science, applications and future information services;
To characterise gaps and identify high-level requirements and associated solutions for support ICT infrastructure in the Baltic region, including the basis for developing a Baltic Regional Earth Observation Exploitation Platform.
The workshop is organised around invited oral presentations and discussions. Sessions will be designed around dedicated topics related to the workshop’s objectives. An interactive session will be organised around selected posters. Poster authors are required to submit abstracts, 200-250 words, by the 31th of January 2017. The official language of the workshop is English. No participation/ registration fee will be charged. Participants are expected to finance their own travel and accommodation expenses.
More information, registration and poster abstract submission details available on the workshop website...
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