Events

  1. 23 Nov 2015
    25 Nov 2015

    End of November 2015, Greece (exact date and place to be confirmed)

    The conference covers all technical topics linked to the administration and control of the CAP direct aids such as controls with Remote Sensing (CwRS), Land Parcel Identification Systems (LPIS) management and quality assessment, permanent Ecological Focus Area (EFA) creation and management and more.

  2. 23 Mar 2015
    27 Mar 2015

    The 2015 Annual World Bank Conference on Land and Poverty will take place 23 – 27 March 2015 at the World Bank Headquarters in Washington D.C., with the theme ‘Linking Land Tenure and Use for Shared Prosperity’.  The use of satellite imagery and geographic information systems has garnered special attention. Within the session on ‘Using geospatial data to improve land use and tenure’, JRC scientist Alan Belward will present a paper describing the role of the EU’s Earth Observation programme Copernicus as a means of obtaining and distributing land use information.

  3. 28 May 2015

    This workshop, part of the INSPIRE and Geospatial World Forum conference, aims to bring together users and providers of data to discuss the ways in which more accessible and well documented information can act as a factor for sustainable economic growth and regional development, and contribute to the establishment of a Digital Single Market.

  4. 1 Oct 2015
    2 Oct 2015

    October 2015, Ispra, Italy - exact date to be confirmed.

    The workshop will focus on the expansion of EASIN, especially by including offline databases that exist in institutes or national repositories and are not accessible to the scientific community.

  5. 4 May 2015
    6 May 2015

    The aim of this year’s meeting is to review the first year of the Global Flood Partnership and to further structure the many ongoing work and initiatives in a coordinated manner to develop prototype products and services useful for national hydro-meteorological services and international emergency response agencies.

  6. 16 Apr 2015
    17 Apr 2015

    In 2014, the European regional branch of the UN Global Geospatial Information Management (UNGGIM Europe) was set up. One of its main objectives is to build harmonised reference data for Europe, in order to contribute to sustainable development goals.


    The efforts of EU countries in the implementation of the INSPIRE Directive are a useful starting point for setting out to achieve the UNGGIM Europe objectives. However, EU legislation is not mandatory in Eastern European partnership countries, whose specificities need to be taken into account.

  7. 17 Nov 2015
    18 Nov 2015

    The TM5-FASST tool  allows the user to evaluate how air pollutant emissions affect large scale pollutant concentrations and their impact on human health (mortalities, years of life lost) and crop yield.

  8. 9 Feb 2015
    9 Apr 2015

    The duration of this two-month exercise will allow all participants from 22 National Air Quality Reference Laboratories from the EU Member States, Switzerland, Norway, Russia and Serbia to sample PM on filters during a wider range of pollution and meteorological periods.