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Arrow  Tuesday, 15 February 2005

1   EO & the Environment: Taking the pulse of Planet Earth

050215-1-1 “The Ocean: Assessment of its environment and resources, prediction and alert in support of European marine policies”
Speaker: Mr. Jean-François Minster, President and Director General, IFRAMER, France
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050215-1-2   “The dynamics of Europe's changing landscape”
Speaker: Professor Jacqueline McGlade, Executive Director, European Environmental Agency (EEA)
050215-1-3 “Assessing Global Air Pollution through integration of space borne and land-based observation and modelling”
Speaker: Mr. Frank Dentener, IES Climate Change Unit, European Commission Joint Research Centre
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050215-1-4“The ESA CRYOSAT Mission: a major European contribution to tracking global environmental change”
Speaker: Professor Duncan Wingham, University College, London, UK

2   Making our world a safer place to live: GMES & Security

050215-2-1“EUSC - Support to CSFP and complementarities with GMES”
Speaker: Denis Bruckert, European Union Satellite Centre (EUSC)
050215-2-2   “Space Technologies in support of humanitarian aid and civilian crisis management outside the EU”
Speaker: Mr. Daniele Ehrlich, Institute for the Protection and Security of the Citizen, European Commission Joint Research Centre

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050215-2-3“Rapid delivery of high resolutions satellite imagery for disaster monitoring and security”
Speaker: Mr. Adrian Zevenbergen, General Manager, European Space Imaging, Munich, Germany
050215-2-4”GMES and the Security Dimension”
Speaker: Dr. Stephen Briggs, Head of Science and Applications Dept., ESA

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3   Reaping the Business Potential of GMES

050215-3-1 "Monitoring the Earth: The Key Contribution of European Industry”
Speaker: Mr. Paul Kamoun, Chairman of EARSC (European Association of Remote Sensing Companies)
050215-3-2“Alcatel Space in GMES”
Speaker: Ms. Pascale Sourisse, President of EUROSPACE (The Association of European Space Industry)
050215-3-3“GMES as an opportunity along the whole value chain: the EADS example”
Speaker: Evert Dudok, Senior Vice-President, EADS-Astrium

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050215-3-4 “SME capabilities crucial to global endeavours”
Speaker: Nigel Press, Chairman, NPA Group, London, UK

4   The Forces of Nature

050215-4-1"Satellite Meteorology: Protecting Life and Property Around the World"
Speaker: Mr. Udo Gärtner, President of Deutscher Wetterdienst (the German Meteorological Services)
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050215-4-2 Speaker: Dr. Maryam Golnaragi, Chief of the Natural Disaster Prevention and Mitigation Programme, World Meteorological Organization (WMO), Geneva, Switzerland
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050215-4-3“The International Charter on Space and Major Disasters”
Speaker: Jerome Bequignon, Charter Executive Secretary
050215-4-4“Supporting International Disaster Management - Experiences of the DLR Center for Satellite based Crisis Information”
Speaker Dr. Thomas Kemper, German Remote Sensing Data Center (DFD), German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany

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050215-4-5

“The 2004 Tsunami Disaster in the Indian Ocean: Support to Crisis Management”
Speaker: Delilah Al Khudhairy, Institute for the Protection and Security of the Citizen, European Commission Joint Research Centre
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5   GMES: future perspectives for a cleaner, safer Europe

050215-5-1“GMES: what services it will provide to Europe and its citizens?”
Speaker: Marco Malacarne, European Commission Enterprise Directorate-General 
050215-5-2“GMES: The Space Component”
Speaker: Dr. Stephen Briggs, Head of Science and Applications Dept., ESA

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6   GALILEO: getting the most from satellite navigation

050215-6-1Introduction
Speaker: Heinz Hilbrecht, Director for Trans-European Networks in Energy and Transport, European Commission Directorate-General Energy and Transport
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050215-6-2 “GALILEO: a vision becomes reality”
Speaker: Peter Marchlewski, General Counsellor, GALILEO Joint Undertaking

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050215-6-3“The GALILEO Programme for Satellite Navigation – A strategic transport infrastructure for Europe”
Speaker: Mr. Steen Houghs, Head of Navigation Planning and Project Control Office, ESA

Wednesday, 16 February 2005

Press Briefing: EO Support to the Developing World 

050216-1“How satellite meteorology supports the developing world”
Speaker: Dr. Dave Williams, Head of Strategy and International Relations, EUMETSAT

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050216-2  “Space as a tool for sustainable development: The Tiger Project”
Speaker: Dr. Stephen Briggs, Head of Science and Applications Dept., ESA

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050216-3“Integration of the environmental dimension into development policy”
Speaker: Mr. Alan Belward, Institute for Environmental Studies, Global Vegetation Monitoring Unit, European Commission Joint Research Centre

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050216-4“Earth Observation and sustainable development – an African experience”
Speaker: Colonel Benjamin N'Dala, Secretary General, International Commission of the Congo-Ubangi-Sangha basin, Africa (Commission Internationale du bassin Congo-Oubangui-Sangha ‘CICOS’)

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