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GEO-CRADLE Regional Workshop

We cordially invite you to participate in the Regional Workshop of the GEO-CRADLE Horizon2020 project ( – Coordinating and integRating state-of-the-art Earth Observation Activities in the regions of North Africa, Middle East, and Balkans and Developing Links with GEO related initiatives towards GEOSS), with guest speakers Dr Haris Kontoes (Project Coordinator), and Dr Hesham El Askary (Chapman University, USA). The event is jointly organized by the Project Coordinator National Observatory of Athens and the Geography and Urban Planning Department at UAEU.

It will take place on:
February 2nd 2017, from 10:00 to 13:00
UAE University Reem Island Facility
Sky Tower, 8th Floor, Reem Island, Abu Dhabi, UAE

This regional workshop will focus on identifying the potential local challenges hindering the Earth Observation (EO) market uptake and business performances, while seeking solutions to enhance growth and innovation in the geo-information sector. Aiming to support knowledge sharing 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. We are looking forward to welcoming you to this event and we are certain that your presence and input will greatly enrich our discussions.

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For further information about project activities, please visit the “GEO-CRADLE website“