Due to the COVID-19 outbreak and the guidance by relevant authorities and ESA, the Organising Committee decided to replace the workshop foreseen to take place in ESRIN, Frascati 25-29 May 2020 by the following two events:
The online event aims at identifying main EO research challenges in monitoring agriculture. It will consist of five sessions of two hours each and will allow only a limited number of presentations based on the abstracts submitted in February (see Programme).
Presenters will be informed by 8 September.
For the 2021 workshop there will be a new call for abstracts.
Monday 5 October 14:00-16:00
Innovative agricultural practices with low environmental impact, CAP implementation and national reporting, reducing GHG emissions and pollution
Tuesday 6 October 14:00-16:00
Monitoring stressors, supporting increased resilience and risk management: changing growing conditions, extreme events and agro-insurance (flood monitoring, damage characterisation)
Wednesday 7 October 14:00-16:00
Irrigation, drought monitoring and early warning
Thursday 8 October 14:00-16:00
National statistics, supporting small-holder farming, soil and crop monitoring, yield estimation and prediction
Friday 9 October 14:00-16:00
Interactive session debating which scientific issues joint EC-ESA activities should address and in what way
The overall goal of the event is to identify main EO research challenges in monitoring agriculture and will be pursued by addressing a number of scientific objectives:
No participation fees will be charged.
The official language of the workshop is English.
|Abstract submission opening||13 January 2020|
|Abstract submission closure||21 February 2020|
|Issue of overall programme||30 July 2020|
|Notification to presenters||8 September 2020|
|Issue of detailed programme||16 September 2020|
Abstracts shall be selected on the basis of the one-page abstracts (max 500 words).
Abstracts should contain the following information:
We kindly invite you to submit your abstract/s by using the ConfTool login page available here, within 21 February 2020 (hard deadline)
For changes to your abstract after the submission, please use your personal login and password to access your overview page.
Authors shall be notified of the Scientific Committee review process outcome by 24 March 2020. Upon the notification of acceptance, the authors shall be informed of the acceptation type, whether oral or poster presentation.
University of Milano-Bicocca
Univ. Maryland / NASA
Ludwig-Maximilians Univ. München