Participating Organizations: SERTIT, ITHACA, UNOOSA/UN-SPIDER, USGS, DLR-ZKI, EC-DG ENTR, DLR-ZKI
The meeting opens with a welcome address from Guenter Strunz, head of the Geo-Risks and Civil Security department of the DLR Earth Observation Center which kindly hosts the IWG-SEM meeting. IWG-SEM chairman thanks DLR for their hospitality and the logistic organization.
- an update on IWG-SEM activities (new members, web-site) and related discussion, including review of the group vision and mission
- Emergency Mapping Guidelines: event specific chapter definition and drafting approach
- current status and way forward of the proposed technical solution to broadcast data/metadata of ongoing/past emergency activations (GeoRSS)
- Definition of IWG-SEM future activities and prioritarization
- chairmanship handover
The detailed meeting outcomes are here.