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Workshops & Symposia

Upcoming Workshops & Symposia

2014
 
Jul 
1-4
GI_Forum 2014 – Geospatial Innovation for Society
Forum website
Salzburg, 
Austria
 
Jul 
9
Centre of Hydrologic and Spatial Information for Latin America and the Caribbean (CIEHLYC) Webinar Series: El Sistema GEONETCast Américas - Herramientas de Percepción Remota para la Toma de Decisiones sobre Fenómenos Ambientales y Desastres en América Latina y el Caribe.
CIEHLYC webinars page
WWW:  4pm UTC, 
Webinar
 
Jul 
21-23
Joint Experiment for Crop Assessment and Monitoring (JECAM) Science Meeting 2014
Draft agendaRegistration siteLogicstics info
Otawa, 
Canada
 
Jul 
23-25
GEO Global Rangelands and Pasture Productivity (RAPP)
LogisticsSummary GEO Rangelands Monitoring System
INRA HQ, Paris 
France
 
Aug 
24-28
5th International Disaster and Risk Conference IDRC Davos 2014
Conference website
Davos, 
Switzerland
 
Oct 
1-3
Information for Meeting Africa's Agricultural Transformation and Food Security Goals (IMAAFS)
Conference websiteDraft agendaConcept note
Addis Abeba, 
Ethiopia
 
Oct 
13-17
The Climate Symposium 2014
Symposium website2nd announcement and draft programme
Darmstadt, 
Germany
 
Oct 
20-22
EC-FP7 SIGMA (Stimulating Innovation for Global Monitoring of Agriculture and its Impact on the Environment in support of GEOGLAM) Project meeting
Beijing, 
China
 
Oct 
22-24
GEOGLAM Implementation Plan Review meeting
Beijing, 
China
 

Past Workshops & Symposia

2014
 
Jun 
18
Centre of Hydrologic and Spatial Information for Latin America and the Caribbean (CIEHLYC) Webinar Series: Pronóstico de Disponibilidad de Agua Dulce a partir de precipitaciones nivales y la Necesidad de una red de monitoreo nival en los Andes.
CIEHLYC webinars page
WWW:  4pm UTC, 
Webinar
 
Jun 
12
GEO Inland and Coastal Water Quality Webinar: Satellite Remote Sensing for Monitoring and Assessment
Water Quality webinars page
WWW:  2pm UTC, 
Webinar
 
Jun 
11-14
Third International Workshop on Earth Observation and Remote Sensing Applications (EORSA 2014)
Workshop website
Changsha, 
China
 
Jun 
7-9
2nd Integrated Research on Disaster Risk Conference "Integrated Disaster Risk Science: A tool for sustainability"
Conference website
Beijing, 
China
 
Jun 
3
IAF Virtual Forum @ Global Space Applications Conference: Solutions for Barriers to Access to Application Services - Earth Observation Capacity Building
Virtual forum flyer
UNESCO, Paris, 
France - 12:00 UTC
 
May 
29-30
10th GEO IGWCO COP Meeting (in conjunction w/ 7th GEOSS Asia-Pacific Symposium)
Meeting website
Tokyo, 
Japan
 
May 
27-29
UNISDR Regional Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in The Americas: IV Session
Meeting website
Guayaquil, 
Ecuador
 
May 
26-28
The 7th GEOSS Asia-Pacific Symposium: "Benefits for Society from GEOSS Evolution Toward Addressing Sustainable Development Goals"
Symposium websiteDraft agendaAgenda parallel sessions1st announcement
Tokyo, 
Japan
 
May 
23-24
World Mountain Forum
Forum website
Cusco, 
Peru
 
May 
21
Centre of Hydrologic and Spatial Information for Latin America and the Caribbean (CIEHLYC) Webinar Series: Red de monitoreo marino Antares-Chloro GIN – El Beneficio de una red internacional de datos oceanográficos en Latinoamérica.
CIEHLYC webinars page
WWW:  4pm UTC, 
Webinar
 
May 
7
Centre of Hydrologic and Spatial Information for Latin America and the Caribbean (CIEHLYC) Webinar Series: FEWSNET
CIEHLYC webinars page
WWW:  4pm UTC, 
Webinar
 
May 
5-9
Geospatial World Forum
Forum website
CICG, Geneva, 
Switzerland
 
Apr 
28
The European contribution to the GEO Supersite initiative session
Session details
Vienna, 
Austria
 
Apr 
28-30
GEO Work Plan Symposium
Symposium documents
Geneva, 
Switzerland
 
Apr 
25
Centre of Hydrologic and Spatial Information for Latin America and the Caribbean (CIEHLYC) Webinar Series: Sistema Operacional de Predicción Marítima para la Evaluación de Desastre: derrames de Petróleo.
CIEHLYC webinars page
WWW:  4pm UTC, 
Webinar
 
Apr 
10-11
First Meeting of the GEO Implementation Plan Working Group (IPWG)
AgendaIPWG composition1st meeting digest
Geneva, 
Switzerland
 
Apr 
1-4
UN/Morocco International Conference on the Use of Space Technology for Water Management
Conference webpage
Rabat, 
Morocco
 
Mar 31
- Apr 1
Global Urban Observation and Monitoring from Space Workshop
Workshop website
Athens, 
Greece
 
Mar 
25-27
Earth Observations in the Water-Energy-Food nexus
FAO, Rome, 
Italy
 
Mar 
20-21
GEOSS User Requirements Registry Workshop
Geneva, 
Switzerland
 
Mar 
12
Centre of Hydrologic and Spatial Information for Latin America and the Caribbean (CIEHLYC) Webinar Series: Manejando y Compartiendo Información Hidrológica con HydroServer: Aplicaciones en Centro América y el Caribe.
CIEHLYC webinars page
WWW: 4pm EST, 
Webinar
 
Feb 
19
Centre of Hydrologic and Spatial Information for Latin America and the Caribbean (CIEHLYC) Webinar Series: Programa Serie de Tiempo CARIACO: Cambios Climáticos y Oceanográficos en la Cuenca de Cariaco, Venezuela.
CIEHLYC webinars page
WWW: 11 - 12PM EST, 
Webinar
 
Feb 
11-12
GEO-CEOS Coordination/Consultation/Bilateral Meeting
Draft agenda
Geneva, 
Switzerland
 
Jan 
17
Centre of Hydrologic and Spatial Information for Latin America and the Caribbean (CIEHLYC) Webinar Series: Propiedades ópticas de los océanos y su aplicación a la percepción remota del color del océano.
CIEHLYC webinars page
WWW: 11 - 12PM EST, 
Webinar
 
2013
 
Dec 
20
Webinar: Sharing Hydrological Data across Borders
Water Cycle Webinar Series' page
WWW 
Webinar
 
Dec 
17
Webinar: The Water Cycle and Earth Observations
Water Cycle Webinar Series' page
WWW
Webinar
 
Dec 
16
Webinar: GLTC (Global Lake Temperature Collaboration)
Water Quality webinars page
WWW 
Webinar
 
Nov
25-27
GEOSS Asia-Africa Water Cycle Symposium on Contributions of GEOSS to Water Management and Water-nexus in Asia and Africa
Invitation letterSymposium website
Ito IRC, Tokyo 
Japan
 
Nov
21
International Meeting on Food Security, Earth Observations and Agricultural Monitoring
Meeting outcome: Documents & presentationsMeeting website
Brussels, 
Belgium
 
Nov
19-22
Workshop on the Use of Space Science and Technology for the Prevention of and Response to Disasters in Mesoamerica
Information NotePosterApplication form
Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Chiapas, 
Mexico
 
Nov 
14-15
Webinar: GEOSS in the Americas GEO Overview
GEOSS in the Americas webinars page
WWW
Webinar
 
Nov 
11-15
International Conference on Oceanography
Conference websiteBreaking news
Calabar, 
Nigeria
 
Nov 
4-8
Joint GSDI 14 World Conference (GSDI 14) and AfricaGIS 2013 Conference
The GEO Challange GrantConference websiteThe Global Citizen Award
Addis Ababa, 
Ethiopia
 
Nov 
4-8
COSPAR Capacity Building Workshop: Atmospheric Correction of Earth Observation Data for Environmental Monitoring - Theory and Best Practices
Workshop website
Bangkok, 
Thailand
 
Oct 
30
Webinar: GEOSS in the Americas GEO Overview
GEOSS in the Americas webinars page
WWW 
Webinar
 
Oct 
24
Webinar: NETLAKE (Networking Lake Observatories in Europe)
Water Quality webinars page
WWW 
Webinar
 
Oct 
24
GEOSS Special Session at Latin American Remote Sensing (LARS) week
LARS websiteInvitation letterDraft list of participants
Santiago, 
Chile
 
Oct 
15-25
3rd EnerGEO Summer School: Environmental impact assessment of a transition to renewable energies
Website
TNO, Utrecht, 
Netherlands
 
Oct 
12
GEO BON workshop at CBD SBSTTA-17
AgendaList of participantsWorkshop report
Montreal, 
Canada
 
Sep 
19-20
3rd Workshop of the BalkanGEONet project: The future of Earth observation activities in the wider Balkan area
Workshop website
Novi Sad, 
Serbia
 
Sep 
18-19
EO-MINERS "Minerals and Society" Workshop
Workshop agendaInformation leafletOn-line Registration
Brussels, 
Belgium
 
Sep 
13
Webinar: GLEON (Global Lake Ecological Observatory Network)
Water Quality webinars page
WWW 
Webinar
 
Aug 
26-29
8th International Symposium on Digital Earth
Symposium websiteSpecial Session on Disasters: Call for AbstractsInternational Travel Grant Award Program & Application Form
Kuching, Sarawak, 
Malaysia
 
Jul 
23-25
5th GEO Health and Environment Community of Practice (CoP) Workshop
Invitation letterDraft agendaParticipants listLogisticsCampus map
Washington D.C., 
USA
 
Jul 
16
Webinar: Environmental Impacts of the Arctic's Shrinking Sea-Ice Cover
Webinar information
WWW
 
Jul 
11-12
GEO BON Steering Committee meeting
Meeting outcome: meeting documents & presentations
Geneva, 
Switzerland
 
Jun 
25
Webinar: Oceans of Data
Webinar information and registration
WWW
 
Jun 
18
1st EU BON Stakeholders' meeting
Meeting websiteDraft agenda
Brussels, 
Belgium
 
Jun 
11
GEO Global HF Radar Meeting
Meeting website
Bergen, 
Norway
 
Jun 
10-11
European Supersites Coordination Workshop
meeting presentationsAgendaInvitation letter
Brussels, 
Belgium
 
Jun 
4-6
GEO Work Plan Symposium
Symposium documents and Presentations
Geneva, 
Switzerland
 
Jun 
3
GEO Cold Regions Meeting - WA-01-C3 : Information for Cold Regions Services
Meeting objectives
Room 8J, GEO
Geneva, Switzerland
 
Apr 
26-30
International Workshop on Terrestrial Water Cycle Observation and Modeling from Space: Innovation and Reliability of Data Products (WATGLOBS)
Workshop websiteFirst announcement
Beijing, 
China
 
Apr 
27-28
The 3rd International Workshop on High Resolution Global Land Cover Mapping
Announcement
Beijing, 
China
 
Apr 
26
Webinar: GloboLakes (Global Observatory of Lake Responses to Environmental Change)
Water Quality webinars page
WWW, 
Webinar
 
Apr 
22-26
35th International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment
Symposium website
Beijing, 
China
 
Apr 
21-23
Joint Urban Remote Sensing Event
Event website
Sao Paulo, 
Brazil
 
Apr 
21
ISRSE35 Side Meeting: GEO Ecosystems SBA Work Meeting (13h30-17h30)
Draft agendaMeeting Website
BICC, Beijing, 
China
 
Apr
17-19
2013 IGWCO COP Meeting
Draft agenda
Barcelona 
Spain
 
Apr 
15-19
GOFC-GOLD Global Land Cover symposium
Wageningen, 
Netherlands
 
April 
15-16
GEO European Projects' Workshop
(GEPW-7)
Draft agendaWorkshop websiteRegistration websiteTeleconference facilities
CREAF, Barcelona 
Spain
 
Apr 
2
Webinar: What Ice Sheets Hate
Webinar information and registration
WWW
 
Mar 
26-28
GEOSS Future Products Workshop
Workshop websiteWorkshop flyerOn-line Registration
Silver Spring, Maryland, 
USA
 
Mar 
12
Webinar: the Evolution of Robots for Science Exploration of the Deep Sea
Webinar information
WWW
 
Mar 
4-6
First Eye on Earth User Conference
Conference website
Dublin, 
Ireland
 
Feb 
25-27
The 6th GEOSS Asia-Pacific Symposium: "Accelerating interlinkages in the Asia-Pacific region for global Earth observations"
Symposium website
Ahmedabad, 
India
 
Feb 
20-22
GEO GLAM Implementation Meeting
Draft agenda
Washington DC, 
USA
 
Feb 
4-5
3rd African Water Cycle Coordination Initiative (AfWCCI) Workshop
Meeting outcome: Documents and presentations
El Jadida, 
Morocco
 
Jan 
22-24
14th Partnership for Observation of the Global Oceans (POGO) Annual Meeting
Meeting website
Cape Town, 
South Africa
 
Jan
8
Webinar: Going the Last Seven Miles
Webinar information
WWW
 
2012
 
Dec 
11-12
GEO-CEOS Work Plan Coordination Meeting
Draft agenda
Geneva, 
Switzerland
 
Dec 
3-6
GEO BON all-hands meeting
Meeting outcome: meeting documents & presentations
Asilomar, California, 
USA
 
Nov 30
Dec 1
GEOSS Water Strategy Workshop
Meeting outcome: meeting documents & presentations
San Francisco, California, 
USA
 
Nov 
19-21
Symposium: "Oceans and Society: the Blue Planet"
Symposium announcementSymposium website
São Paulo, 
Brazil
 
Nov
8
Webinar: From Chemistry to Antarctica to Scripps Oceanography: One Journey
Webinar information & registration
WWW
 
Oct
24-26
GEOSS Workshop on Agricultural Drought and Water Resources
First announcement
Beijing, 
China
 
Oct
24-26
4th International Conference on Remote Sensing in Archaeology (ICRSA4)
Conference websiteICRSA4 & GEOSS
Beijing, 
China
 
Oct
16
Webinar: Oceans, Climate and Human Health: the cholera paradigm
Webinar information & registration
WWW
 
Oct 
9-12
Third Asia/Oceania Meteorological Satellite Users' Conference
Conference website
Jeju Island, 
Korea
 
Oct 
8-19
CBD: 11th Conference of Parties (COP 11)
Conference websiteSummary findings
Hyderabad, 
India
 
Sep 
25-26
GEOSS Monitoring and Evaluation meeting
Geneva, 
Switzerland
 
Sep 
23-27
16th International Conference on Heavy Metals in the Environment
Conference website
Rome, 
Italy
 
Sep 
21
GFOI Task Force meeting
Geneva, 
Switzerland
 
Sep 
13-14
4th edition of the Symposium on Earth Observation Business
Symposium website
Paris, 
France
 
Sep 
2-4
4th Digital Earth Summit 2012
Summit website
Wellington, 
New Zealand
 
Aug 
28-31
2nd GEOSS Science and Technology Stakeholder Workshop "GEOSS: Supporting Science for the Millennium Development Goals and Beyond"
Final announcement Registration formWorkshop info
Bonn, 
Germany
 
Aug 
26-30
International Geographical Congress (IGC) "Down to Earth"
Congress website
Cologne, 
Germany
 
Jul 
25-27
4th GEO Health and Environment Community of Practice (CoP) Workshop
Invitation letterDraft agendaTravel informationHotel information
Karlsruhe, 
Germany
 
Jul 
5-6
GEO BON Steering Committee meeting
Copenhagen, 
Denmark
 
Jun 
12-14
Benefits 2012 – A Workshop on defining, measuring, and communicating the socioeconomic benefits of geospatial information
Workshop websiteWorkshop announcement
Boulder, CO 
USA
 
May 
21-23
International Forum on Satellite Earth Observation for Geohazard Risk Management
AnnouncementForum flyerForum website
Santorini, 
Greece
 
May 
7-8
GEO European Projects' Workshop
(GEPW-6)
Meeting outcome: Meeting Documents and Presentations
NRC, Rome 
Italy
 
May 
3-4
GEOSS Architecture Implementation Pilot, Phase 5 (AIP-5), Kickoff Workshop
Workshop website
Geneva, 
Switzerland
 
Apr 30
May 2
GEO Work Plan Symposium
Symposium documents
Geneva, 
Switzerland
 
Apr 
25
Disaster Risk Reduction: Addressing the scientific and societal challenges of extreme geohazards
Meeting info
Vienna, 
Austria
 
Apr 
11-13
Global Drought Information System Workshop
Workshop website
Frascati, 
Italy
 
Apr 
2-4
5th GEOSS Asia-Pacific Symposium
1st AnnouncementSymposium web page
Tokyo, 
Japan
 
Mar 
14-15
GEO BON Genetic Diversity Report Editors' Workshop
Background paper
Kyushu, 
Japan
 
Mar 
12-13
The European Biodiversity Observation Network (EBONE) Final Conference
Draft programme
Brussels, 
Belgium
 
Feb
27-29
3rd GEOSS African Water Cycle Symposium
Invitation letterRegistration formDraft agenda • Background documents: 1st AWC summary reportDraft report of 1st Task Team meeting in preparation of 2nd AWC symposium2nd AWC summary reportGEOSS Water Cycle Integrator paperAfWCCI to Rio+20GEO-UNESCO workshop summary
Libreville 
Gabon
 
Feb 
27-29
Workshop on Essential Biodiversity Variables
Meeting outcome: meeting documents & presentations
Frascati, 
Italy
 
Feb
22PM-24
2012 IGWCO COP Meeting
Meeting website
Kona 
Hawaii
 
Jan
25-27
EuroGEOSS – advancing the vision of GEOSS Conference
Conference website
Madrid 
Spain
 
Jan
12-16
GEO-UNESCO Joint Workshop on Earth Observations and Capacity Development for IWRM for River Basins in Africa
Conference website
Nairobi 
Kenya
 
Jan
11-12
GEO-CEOS Work Plan Coordination Meeting
Draft agenda
Geneva 
Switzerland