Archived Webinar

06. EO4SD Climate Resilience Series: ‘How-to’ Session: Using the EO4SD CR Platform to access EO data (hands-on)

"The web-based (EO4SD CR) platform provides climate action programmes with enhanced climate risk management capabilities allowing users to explore the data and apply on-demand analytics"

A plethora of EO sources and the size of EO data has forced us to make use of large-scale IT infrastructure to easily manage, visualize, and generate useful indicators. The EO4SD Climate Resilience cluster project has deployed a web-based (EO4SD CR) platform to provide climate action programmes with enhanced climate risk management capabilities allowing users to explore the data and apply on-demand analytics. 

This webinar will be a hands-on session and a guided tutorial in which structured exercises will enable participants to get familiarized with the platform so they can navigate and extract the information required in their assessments.

 Webinar learning outcomes

  • To get familiarized with the user interface of the dedicated data access platform deployed under the ESA EO4SD CR initiative
  • To build knowledge about the type and use of EO-based climate data available via the EO4SD CR platform
  • To understand better the types of geo-analytical tasks and visualizations
  • To learn techniques for the extraction of data and time series

Prerequisites for the webinar

  • Basic knowledge of using a browser 
  • Basic knowledge of GIS
  • Basic knowledge of EO data

About the Presenters

Stefano Natali

Space Business Manager, SISTEMA GmbH

Stefano Natali is the co-founder, managing director, and space business manager of MEEO Srl (Italy) and SISTEMA GmbH (Austria). He has more than 20 years’ experience in the analysis of satellite data, for atmospheric and biophysical parameters retrieval. He has more than 15 years’ experience in project management in the European Commission, European Space Agency, and national projects. From 2010 he is fully involved in the development and adoption of the Advanced geospatial Data Management platform (ADAM) to facilitate the access and exploitation of a large variety and volume of geospatial data.

Anestis Trypitsidis

Research Associate & PM, National Observatory of Athens

Mr. Anestis Trypitsidis is a highly motivated project manager with strong experience in managing more than 15 GIS and Remote Sensing projects at the National (EUREKA-EUROSTARS, GSRT, EGY/PRV-YPEKA, etc.) and international level (EC, JRC, DGENV, Maltese Government, etc.). Most recent relevant EC project experiences include H2020-FIRE, H2020-e-shape, H2020-NextGEOSS, H2020-EOPEN, H2020-FPCUP, H2020-Marine-EO, EO4SD- Climate Resilience (ESA). Anestis has excellent project management skills such as leadership, communication with the implementation team, planning, time management, risk, negotiation with contracting authority/coordinator,  and active participation in the review and plenary meetings. Anestis has an MEng (5-year Diploma Degree course structure, equivalent with the Master's Degree) in Urban Planning & Regional Development (University of Thessaly), M.Sc. in Applied Geography & Spatial Planning – Stream C: GeoInformatics (Harokopio University, Department of Geography)). 

Dora Perrou

Research Associate, National Observatory of Athens

Dora is currently working as a research associate at the Institute for Astronomy, Astrophysics, Space Applications and Remote Sensing at the National Observatory of Athens on topics related to flood mapping/monitoring and modeling using multi-source data. Dora is currently a Ph.D. candidate in Satellite Remote Sensing at the Harokopio University of Athens (HUA). She holds a BSc degree in Surveying Engineering from the Technological Educational Institute of Athens and an MSc in Applied Geography and Spatial Planning (Course: Management of Natural and Human-Induced Disasters) from the Harokopio University of Athens.

Questions Submitted

DR. YOGENDRA NATH

- Sep 16, 2021
Nice presentation.

Mahaman Mourtala

- Sep 8, 2021
Insightful!

Ayelen Nadia

- Jul 2, 2021
Nice webinar, very interesting!

Anvar

- May 29, 2021
Interesting!

Nirmal

- Jan 23, 2021
nice

MOHAMMAD

- Jan 12, 2021
Great!

Mariam

- Oct 11, 2020
Very interesting, thank you.

Mohammad Nadir

- Oct 5, 2020
Good to learn this.......

Joy Mildred Adhiambo

- Oct 5, 2020
Climate Resilience Series
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