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e-GEOS International Conference 2011

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Rome
Basic Information
Date: 
25/05/2011 - 26/05/2011
Venue: 
Hotel Parco dei Principi
Venue Country: 
Italy
Event Organisers: 

e-GEOS

Language of event: 
English

This event will give the opportunity to get together to discuss new products and services available from e-GEOS, sharing new business opportunities and developing new initiatives of mutual benefit.

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12.4823

Space for Civil Protection Workshop

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Vienna
Basic Information
Date: 
05/05/2011 - 06/05/2011
Venue: 
European Space Policy Institute (ESPI)
Venue Country: 
Austria
Event Organisers: 

The European Space Policy Institute (ESPI)

Language of event: 
English

During major disasters there are often shortcomings in the quantity and quality ofavailable satellite capacity and relevant services. The need for services arises from the

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48.2082
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16.3738

National Flooding Exercise Hones Use Of Satellites To Improve Disaster Mitigation

Last week a team of space experts led by British company DMCii participated in a national flooding exercise, "Exercise Watermark", to determine how satellite imagery, satellite communicat

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Publishing Date: 
Thu, 17/03/2011 - 12:22
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55.3781
longitude: 
-3.43597

A clearer view of earth observation data

An EU-funded project launched in Barcelona, Spain on 17 February has set out to enhance the usability of global environmental data.

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Publishing Date: 
Thu, 17/03/2011 - 11:06

Better mapping of human settlements to support crisis management operations

When a major disaster strikes in remote parts of the world, knowing if the area is populated, and how densely, is crucial for the effective organisation of humanitarian operations.

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Publishing Date: 
Tue, 22/02/2011 - 11:30
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54.526
longitude: 
15.2551

New dimensions to monitor Earth prove ever-more useful

With interest growing in satellite radar techniques that provide 3D views of Earth's natural and urban environments, scientists from around the world recently gathered to review the latest findings

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Publishing Date: 
Wed, 09/02/2011 - 11:43

Satellite data to improve flood forecasting

As the residents of Queensland, Australia, turn to the mammoth task of cleaning up after the devastating floods over the last weeks, data from ESA's Earth observation satellites are showing potenti

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Publishing Date: 
Wed, 26/01/2011 - 15:39
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-20.9176
longitude: 
142.703

Satellites tracking Mt Merapi volcanic ash clouds

Since its latest series of deadly eruptions, Java’s Mt Merapi has been spewing volcanic ash clouds into the air.

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Publishing Date: 
Tue, 18/01/2011 - 14:17
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-7.54056
longitude: 
110.447

ESA attending UN Climate Conference

Representatives from 194 countries have gathered at the 2010 UN Climate Change Conference in Cancun, Mexico, to continue working towards tackling climate change.

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 29/11/2010 - 19:20
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21.159
longitude: 
-86.8459

Use satellites to know your snow

Satellite information on snow cover is now available through ESA’s GlobSnow project soon after it snows. Understanding snow conditions helps us to predict floods and advance climate studies.

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Publishing Date: 
Fri, 05/11/2010 - 18:23
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25.7482