Copernicus Masters participation
IAASARS/NOA participated in the Best Service Challenge of the Copernicus-masters competition with the operational EO based fire management service, which was developed in the framework of the BEYOND project. The submitted service is entitled “FireHub: A Space Based Fire Management Hub “, and consists of: the real-time fire detection and monitoring application, the large scale Burnt Scar Mapping during and after wildfires, and the fire smoke dispersion forecasting tool. Details can be found in the accompanying [NOA-FireHub brochure] which was submitted to the competition.
8th GEO European Project Workshop - SPACE AND SECURITY CONFERENCE
BEYOND participated the 8th GEO European Project Workshop, on 12&13 June 2014, as also the SPACE & SECURITY CONFERENCE on 19&20 June 2014. The Space and Security Conference was co-organised by the General Secretariat for Research and Technology, the National Observatory, the University of Athens, the Greek Ministry of Defence and the European Commission under the auspices of the Hellenic Presidency of the EU.
2nd South-Eastern Europe GEO Workshop, 20-21 October 2014, Athens
BEYOND has the honor to announce the organization of the second South- Eastern Europe GEO Workshop on “Integrating Earth Observation Data and Services for monitoring the Environment, protecting the citizens and stimulating the regional economic growth” focused on North Africa, Middle East and Balkan Regions.
Conference "Countdown to HORIZON 2020 Space Tour in Athens"
BEYOND participated the conference “Countdown to HORIZON 2020 Space Tour in Athens”. NOA’s [Presentation] focused on BEYOND project and specifically on the project’s infrastructure that is currently being developed. Reference was made on support activities in the surveillance and monitoring of the environment and safety on South-eastern Europe.
Conference: Sentinels Serving Society and the Environment
BEYOND participated in the conference “Sentinels Serving Society and the Environments” which was held in EVGENIDIS Foundation, Athens on 12-13 May 2014. Dr. Haris Kontoes gave an oral presentation about the BEYOND project in the session “Support to public service and businesses”, [Presentation]. In this conference NOA signed the Greek ESA Copernicus collaborative agreement.