GEO-CRADLE Istanbul Regional Workshop


Nippon Hotel, Istanbul, Turkey


09:30-10:00 Registration

10:00-10:15 Welcome Remarks

10:15-11:15 Copernicus Services and Data Hubs

11:15-11:45 – Coffee break

11:45-12:30 GEO-CRADLE – Going regional – Networking Platform & Data Hub 

12:30-13:45 Lunch break

13:45-15:00 GEO-CRADLE – From data to applications

Local and regional project partners will introduce the pilot projects implemented within Geo-Cradle’s four thematic areas (access to raw materials, adaptation to climate change, energy and food security) demonstrating the use of Copernicus Earth Observation data in these fields. 

15:00-15:30 Coffee Break

15:30-16:45 Using geo-information services in the region 

Confirmed and potential users share their experience and practices in using Earth Observation products and share their needs.

Moderator: Alexandra Jercaianu, Project Manager, Eurisy 

16:45- 17:00 Closing remarks 


9:30-10:00 GEO-Secretariat – Going regional – Networks, Programmes & Data Hubs

10:00-11:00 From Research &Development to Market

11:00-11:30 Coffee Break

11:30-12:00 Regional Funding Opportunities

12:00 – 12:45 Engaging the private sector

Moderator: Lefteris Mamais, Technical and Quality Assurance Manager, National Observatory of Athens (NOA)

12:45 – 13:00 Conclusions & Wrap Up