Landsat-Copernicus Sentinel 2 Collaboration: Integrated Operational Land Imaging to Meet User Needs Worldwide

Time: 11:30 -13:00
Room: CCB Focke-Wulf-Saal
Format: Panel Discussion

Organizers

Timothy Stryker

Acting Associate Program Coordinator, National Land Imaging Program, U.S. Geological Survey

Astrid-Christina Koch

Copernicus International Coordination Officer, European Commission

Landsat-Copernicus Sentinel 2 Collaboration: Integrated Operational Land Imaging to Meet User Needs Worldwide

Come learn about the benefits of Copernicus/Sentinel 2-Landsat collaboration to the global user community! The U.S. Geological Survey and the European Commission will host a special session on current and future collaboration between the U.S. Landsat and European Sentinel-2 missions. This session will showcase the benefits of increased precision, revisit time, and long-term data continuity for land-imaging users. Come dialogue with European and U.S. officials to learn their land-imaging plans and better inform their collaboration!

Facilitators

Timothy Stryker

Acting Associate Program Coordinator, National Land Imaging Program, U.S. Geological Survey

Astrid-Christina Koch

Copernicus International Coordination Officer, European Commission

Speakers

Tim Newman

Program Coordinator, National Land Imaging Program, U.S. Geological Survey

Michael H. FREILICH

Retired – Former Director of the Earth Science Division, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

United States of America

Nicolaus Hanowski

Head, Mission Management & Ground Segment Department, European Space Agency (ESA)

Zoltan Szantoi

Scientific/Technical Project Officer, European Commission Joint Research Center

Peter Doucette

Acting Deputy Director, Earth Resources Observation and Science Center, U.S. Geological Survey

Martin Polak

Director, Pre-Sales, Planet

Grega Milcinski

Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder, Sinergise

Carsten Brockmann

Managing Director, Brockmann Consult GmbH

Steven Covington

Systems Director and Principal Systems Engineer for the USGS National Land Imaging Program, The Aerospace Corporation

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