ALOS 2008 Symposium
The 2008 Joint PI Symposium of the ALOS Data
Nodes follows the First
Symposium, held in 2007 in Kyoto, Japan. The event, organised by ESA in cooperation with JAXA, ASF, GA and GISTDA,
will be held on the island of Rhodes, Greece, from 3 to 7 November 2008.
The Symposium will offer a forum to exchange
views on technical and scientific issues on the data exploitation. It will
provide updates of the satellite status and will allow to present the progress
in recent research of ongoing projects.
The event is open to accepted PIs,
Co-Is and representatives of the four ALOS Data Nodes and the Asian
sub-node: Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA); Alaska Satellite Facility
of University of Alaska Fairbanks (ASF); Geoscience Australia (GA);
Geo-Informatics and Space Technology Development Agency (GISTDA).
Language and Fees
The official language of the Symposium
is English. No participation fees will be charged. Participants are expected to
finance their own travel and accommodation expenses.