The Copernicus Training and Information Session to be held on 27 March 2018 at the Aliathon Holiday Village in Paphos, Cyprus, is part of a series of national Copernicus events. The European Commission is organising the Sessions at the request of, and in collaboration with Member States.
The event aims to promote awareness of the many uses of Copernicus data and information, while providing the opportunity for hands on demonstrations and basic training regarding:
The Copernicus Training and Information Session targets both Copernicus “intermediate” end users (technical) and end user communities (non-technical).
For more information, please refer to the Agenda.
These events are free of charge and open to anyone but registration is needed. Registration is now closed.
Cost: The event is free of charge
(Note that participation in the Copernicus Training and Information session does not require to be registered to RSCy 2018)
Venue: Aliathon Holiday Village
Address: 8063 Paphos, Cyprus
(The event will be moderated by Dr. Silas Michaelides, Vice-Chairman of the Cyprus Remote Sensing Society)
09:00 - 09:30
Registration and welcome coffee
09:30 - 11:00
Welcome and Introduction
11:00 - 11:30
11:30 - 12:20
Overview of Copernicus Land and Marine Services
12:20 - 13:00
Examples of Copernicus Service Applications
13:00 - 14:00
14:00 - 14:40
Local use cases
14:40 - 16:00
Examples of Applications (Climate, Atmosphere, Land, Early Warning)
16:00 - 16:30
16:30 - 17:30
Examples of Applications (Marine, Coastal)
17:30 - 17:50
Questions and answers
17:50 - 18:00
The Copernicus Training and Information session will take place at the Aliathon Holiday Village in Paphos.
Bus transfer service is available just outside of the two airports (service operated by private companies). This service is offered on a 24/24 basis. Taxis and car rental services are also available at both airports (Please note that in Cyprus, driving is on the left, as it is in the UK).
Information about directions from the airports are available here.
Name and contact details of local coordinator
Eratosthenes Research Center
T: +357 99 570178
Email: kt33 [at] cytanet.com.cy
Copernicus Support Office / FDC
T: +33 1 53 66 11 11
Email: frederic.collomb [at] fdc.eu
Copernicus Support Office / SpaceTec Partners
T: +32 488 48 51 70
Email: debien [at] spacetecpartners.eu