The event is jointly organised by the Project Coordinator National Observatory of Athens and the Project Partner Centre for Environment and Development for the Arab Region and Europe.
The workshop will take place on May 25th 2017, from 10:00 to 16:00 at Le Meridien Heliopolis Hotel 51 El-Orouba, Almazah, Cairo, Egypt.
This regional workshop will focus on identifying the potential local challenges and needs that can be addressed with the Earth Observation (EO), enabling more informed decision making, while seeking solutions to enhance growth and innovation in the geo-information sector. Aiming to support knowledge sharing, capacity building and an enhanced cooperation between academia and industry, the event will also provide participants with a unique cross-sector networking opportunity. In addition, panel discussions will be complemented with information on available EU funding in the EO sector.