HomeLatest NewsNews1May, 7,8, 2012 - OBSERVE at GEO European Projects Workshop (GEPW6)

May, 7,8, 2012 - OBSERVE at GEO European Projects Workshop (GEPW6)

OBSERVE project and coordinator Prof. Patias attended the 6th GEO European Projects Workshop (GEPW6) that took place at the premises of the National Research Council of Italy (CNR) in Rome on 7 - 8 May 2012.

The workshop brought together  those interested in actively contributing to the European effort in the construction of the GEOSS. Participants were mainly from European Commission-funded projects, representatives of GEO Member States, organizations participating in GEO as well as other concerned individuals. A series of keynote addresses and project presentations were concentrated mainly on the implementation of the GEO Work Plan over the next three years and address how Europe can best contribute. A poster session was also organaized.

Prof. Patias presented results of OBSERVE project that deal with the issue of creating critical mass of EO related activites in the Balkans and more specifically Capacity building and Gap Analysis of Earth observation capacity in the Balkans.

Download workshop agenda here.

Download OBSERVE project GEPW6 presentation here.