14 July, 13:00 -17:30 Accelerating EO-powered businesses and market take-up
13:00- 14:30 Using geo-information services in the Balkans
Invited speakers will share their experience in using geo-information services to boost their operations and businesses. Disscussions aim to explore how geo-information respondeded to their needs.
Introductory notes – Integrating regional capacity & building ecosystems – Haris Kontoes, Project Coordinator, Research Director, NOA
Moderator: Teodora Secara, Deputy Secretary General & User Programme Coordinator, Eurisy
- Ilir Ajdini, National Food Authority, Albania
- Spas Tumbev, Executive Forest Agency, Bulgaria
- Bojan Tubic, Public Company VojvodinaSume, Serbia
14:30-15:00 Coffee & Snacks Break
15:00-16:00 Funding your geo-information service
The session will present on the existing local and European incubators and funding opportunities for start-ups and SMEs in the geo-information sector.
Moderator: Igor Milosavljevic, Senior Business Development Manager, InoSens
16:00-16:15 Coffee Break
16:15-17:30 Case studies
This session will showcase operatinal success stories with the aim of promoting knowledge transfer and cross-sector fertilization of good practices.
Moderator: Lefteris Mamais, GEO-CRADLE Technical and Quality Assurance Manager
- Silvo Zlebir,Senior Adviser, Slovenian Environment Agency
- Dragutin Protic, Co-Founder, GIlab doo
- Dragan Turkulov, Project Manager, Prozone
15 July, 09:00 -15:30 GEO-CRADLE Project Consortium Working Session (open only to project confortium members)
9:00-09:45 Project progress meeting
09:45- 12:30 Regional working sessions (split to two parts with 15 min coffee break)
12:30-13:30 Lunch Break
13:30-15:30 Markets maturity assessments and action plans