Φ-week - ESA Earth Observation event
21 February 2018
The European Space Agency (ESA) is organising a Φ-week event from 22 to 26 October 2018, focusing on EO Open Science and FutureEO to review the latest developments in Open Science trends and kick-start innovative activities of the recently created Φ-department This department and its associated Φ-lab is looking at FutureEO and aims to identify, support and scale bold EO ideas. This event will be hosted in ESA-ESRIN.
The Φ-week will include a variety of events (e.g. inspiring talks, workshops, roundtables, startup pitch, hackathons) to connect multi-disciplinary communities - from EO researchers, data scientists, non-space corporates, tech leaders, entrepreneurs, up to startup and innovators. The main purpose is to explore together how EO Open Science and innovation can benefit from the latest digital technologies and help shapeFutureEO missions and services.
Abstract submission deadline: 01 April 2018
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