WGCapD-8

Event Dates: March 6th - 9th, 2019

 

The 8th Meeting of the CEOS Working Group on Capacity Building & Data Democracy 

Hosted by: Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS, ISRO)

Location: Dehradun, India.

Important Documents: 

Agenda

Wednesday, March 6th, 2019 – Day 1

About ISRO & Capacity Building

CEOS WP

0

09:00-09:30

Registration

All

 

1

09:30-09:45

Welcome, Opening Remarks and General Overview of IIRS  activities [ Presentation ]

Prakash Chauhan, IIRS/ISRO & Chair WGCapD

 

2

09:45-10:00

Earth Observation Program of ISRO [ Presentation ]

G. Srinivas Rao, ISRO

 

3

10:00-10:15

Satellite Meteorology & Ocean Applications & MOSDAC [ Presentation ]

Raj Kumar, SAC/ISRO

 

4

10:15-10:30

Operational EO Applications & Bhuvan Initiative [ Presentation ]

P V N Rao, NRSC/ISRO

 

         10:30-10:35            Group Picture

         10:35-11:00            Tea/Coffee Break

General Business

CEOS WP

5

11:00-11:15

Tour de Table & Meeting Strategy & Adoption of the Agenda

Prakash Chauhan, ISRO

Nancy Searby, NASA & All

 

6

11:15-11:45

Discussion on Lessons Learned from WGCapD 2018 Deliverables & Plan for 2019 [ Presentation ]

Nancy Searby, NASA  & All

 

7

11:45-12:00

Overview of CEOS & SIT and WGCapD role [ Presentation ]

Steven Hosford, CEOS, CEO (v)

 

Global Activities: Massive Online open courses (MOOCs) & Webinars

 

8

12:00-12:30

EO College MOOCs on SAR [ Video ]

Robert Eckardt, Univ. of Jena (v)

CB-28/31

9

12:30-12:45

MOOC on Land Use and Land Cover Changes [ Presentation ]

Francesco Sarti, ESA (v)

CB-31

10

12:30-12:45

Webinars: Hyperspectral Remote Sensing & Applications [ Presentation ]

Shefali Agrawal, IIRS

CB-28

11

12:45-13:00

Webinars: Disaster Management [ Presentation ]  

Arijit Roy, IIRS

 

         13:00-14:00            Lunch

12

14:00-14:30

 LCLUC Webinars [ Presentation ]

Krishna Vadrevu, NASA

 

13

14:30-14:45

International Collaboration for EO Data Sharing from ISRO [ Presentation ]

Rajeev Jaiswal, ISRO

 

14

14:45-15:00

Discussions and Question & Answers on Global Activities

All

 

CB for Advance Sensors – SAR & Hyperspectral Session

15

15:00-15:15

NASA & ISRO SAR (NISAR) & CB Support [ Presentation ]

Paul Rosen (NASA-JPL)

 

16

15:15-15-30

Indian SAR Missions & CB Support [ Presentation ]

Raj Kumar, ISRO/SAC

 

17

15:30-15:45

CB Support to Hyperspectral Remote Sensing [ Presentation ]

Michael Bock, DLR

CB-38

         15:45-16:00            Tea/Coffee Break 

Agency Flash Talks About Technology, Tools & Methods (5 slides only, format to be provided) & Agency Update on CB

18

16:00-17:00

Agencies Highlights – 5 Minutes Each Agency Related to CB Activities – Technology, Tools & Methods

1.      ESA – Amalia Gomez & Francesco Sarti (v) [ Presentation ]

2.      UK NCEO – Sophie Hebden [ Presentation ]

3.      CRECTEALC – Sergio Camacho (v) [ Presentation ]

4.      DLR – Michael Bock (v) [ Presentation ]

5.      INPE – Alessandra Gomes (v) [ Presentation ]

6.      ISRO – Prakash Chauhan [ Presentation ]

7.      NASA – Nancy Searby [ Presentation

8.      CNES – Linda Tomasini (v) [ Presentation ]

9.      VNSC – Le Xuan Huy (v) [ Presentation

10.    GODAN – Suchit Anand (v) [ Presentation ]

11.    SANSA – Daniel Matsapola [ Presentation ]

Summary of the Day

19

17:00-17:30

 Summary of the Day and Discussions

   

 Adjourn

         19:00 Onwards: Hosted Dinner by Director IIRS & Chair WGCapD, Dehradun

Thursday, March 7th, 2019 – Day 2

Regional Activities for AOGEOS, AfriGEO & AmeriGEO Regions

CEOS WP

20

09:30-09:45

Regional Hands-on training in LCLUC  in AOGEO region: Thailand & Malaysia [ Presentation ]

Krishna Vadrevu, NASA

CB-32

21

09:45-10:00

Update on SAR, EO & Disaster Trainings in Vietnam [ Presentation | Concept Note ]

Le Xuan Huy, VNSC (v)

CB-33

22

10:00-10:15

CB Support to AmeriGEO Week in Peru [ Presentation ]

Betzy Hernandez, NASA (v)

CB-35

23

10:15-10:30

CB Support to Asia & Pacific and UN Role [ Presentation ]

Senthil Kumar, CSSTEP

CB-37

24

10:30-10:45

CB Support to AfriGEO Symposium [ Presentation ]

Zipho Tyoda, DST (v) 

CB-36

         10:45-11:00         Tea/Coffee Break 

25

11:00-11:15

CB Initiatives Under ITEC Program [ Presentation

SK Srivastava, IIRS

 

26

11:15-11:30

VLab Activities for Regional CB [ Presentation ]                              

Lu Veeck, WMO-CGMS VLab (v)

 

27

11:30-11:45

Discussions & Questions & Answers

   

Capacity Building Infrastructure Development                

28

11:45-12:00

Link WGCapD Jointly-offered Training & Agency Training Sites [ Presentation ]

Prakash Chauhan, ISRO

CB-21

29

12:00-12:15

Training Resources Collection: Example of EO College [ Video ]    

Robert Eckardt, Unv. Of Jena

CB-29

30

12:15-12:30

Implementation of WGCapD Training Calendar [ Presentation ]

Lauren Childs, NASA

 

31

12:30-12:45

CB Infrastructure Development on Northeast India [ Presentation ]

PLN Raju, NESAC

 

32

12:45-13:00

Discussions & Questions & Answers

         13:00-14:00         Lunch

33

14:00-15:15

Visit to Distance Learning Program (DLP) Studio of IIRS, Dehradun & Other Facilities

         15:15-15:30       Coffee Break

Looking for Synergies: Collaboration with other CEOS  WGs, VCs and AHTs & GEO

CEOS WP

34

15:30-15:45

 

GEO Capacity Development Strategy [ Presentation ]

Joost Teuben, ITC (v)

 

35

15:45-16:00

Examples of Co-design for Capacity Development [ Presentation ]

Sophie Hebden, UK NCEO

 

36

16:00-16:15

CB on SDGs: Brief of Webinar & Future Directions [ Presentation]                          

Argie Kavvada, NASA (v)

 

37

16:15-16:30

Indian Support to GEOGLAM Activities [ Presentation ]

SS Ray, MNCFC/MOA

 

38

16:30-16:45

 

Synergy with WGISS, FDA and SEO [ Presentation ]

Mirko Albani, ESA & Brian Killough, CEOS (v)

 

39

16:45-17:00

ISRO Data Cube Initiatives for Regional CB [ Presentation ]       

D Dhar, SAC/ISRO

 

40

17:00-17:15

Synergy with CEOS-WG Disasters [ Presentation ]

Simona Zoffoli, ASI & David Green, NASA (v)

 

41

17:15-17:30

Indian Support to SARRAC Region for Disaster Support [ Presentation

G. Srivinas Rao, ISRO

 

42

17:30-17:45

Discussions & Questions & Answers

Summary of the Day

43

17:45-18:00

Summary of the Day

   

Adjourn

Friday, March 8th, 2019 – Day 3

Field Trip: Mussoorie Hills 

CEOS WP

 

09:00

Departure from Dehradun

   
 

09:00-10:15

Arrival in Mussoorie Hills

   
 

10:15-11:15

Explore Nature Trail

   
 

11:15-12:00

Refresh & Side Discussions

   

44

12:00-12:30

CEOS – India Chair Transition Discussions

Raj Kumar and CEOS Team ISRO

 
 

12:30-14:00

Lunch

   

45

14:00-14:30

CEOS – Plenary 2019 Discussions

All

 

46

14:30-15:30

Discussion WGCapD Linkages with CEOS WGs and VCs

Prakash Chauhan, ISRO

Nancy Searby, NASA

& All

 

Meeting Outcomes

47

15:30-16:00

Review for WGCapD Activities for 2019 & Discussion

Prakash Chauhan, ISRO

Nancy Searby, NASA

 

48

16:00-16:20

Actions & Wrap-Up

   
   

Tea /Coffee

   
 

16:45

Depart to Dehradun

   
 

18:00

Arrival at Dehradun