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Key stakeholders came together to discuss the ‘now and tomorrow’ of Earth Observation at the two-day EXPANDEO and the FIRE Forum 2022 joint event

  • Posted on: 06, 23, 2022
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The EXPANDEO and FIRE Forum 2022 joint event took place on the 14th and 15th of June 2022 at the International Auditorium in Brussels and online. Key representatives from user communities, Earth Observation (EO) service providers and institutional actors attended this two-day event to discuss the ‘now and tomorrow’ of EO in Europe. This is […]

FIRE concludes the last round of targeted focus group discussions and opens pre-registration for the FIRE Forum 2022

  • Posted on: 03, 29, 2022
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FIRE has completed the last focus group discussion series centred around the use of Earth Observation (EO) in each of the target sectors of the project – raw materials, urban development, agriculture, marine, energy, and infrastructure. Organisers, participants, and lead speakers of these workshops expressed their satisfaction for the richness of content and the outcomes, […]

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CNES takes over the Marine Sector Lead for the second round of FIRE Focus Groups

  • Posted on: 01, 20, 2022
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At the beginning of 2022 FIRE established a new partnership with French National Centre for Space Studies – CNES (Centre National d’Etudes Spatiales) who is celebrating its 60 year anniversary in 2022. CNES takes the lead over from Pôle Mer Bretagne Atlantique who was the initial Marine Sector Lead from February 2020. FIRE will benefit from […]

Sustainability, resilience, and digitalisation at the core of the discussions of the first industry-led Forum for Innovation and Research in European Earth Observation

  • Posted on: 06, 17, 2021
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We are pleased to announce the seven Earth Observation (EO) Evangelists. On this day, during the 1st FIRE Forum event, on behalf of the FIRE project coordinator, the European Association of Remote Sensing Companies (EARSC), Mr Emmanuel Pajot, EARSC Secretary General announced at a special ceremony during the FIRE Forum the names of the EO Evangelists.

Are you interested in becoming the first ever Earth Observation Evangelist? FIRE is looking for charismatic professionals from various sectors

  • Posted on: 03, 04, 2021
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FIRE, the industry-led Forum for Innovation and Research in European Earth Observation, is inviting luminaries from six key sectors – agriculture, energy, raw materials, infrastructure, marine, and urban, with an affinity for technology to express their interest in becoming the first ever Earth Observation (EO) “evangelists”. As influencers in their respective sectors, the EO Evangelists […]

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SMURBS and FIRE joining forces – Urban Sector Lead appointed

  • Posted on: 10, 02, 2020
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Through SMURBS – an H2020-funded project with a focus on urban resilience, aiming to empower different stakeholders with EO-enabled solutions for decision-making – a large community from cities across Europe has already been involved in identifying user needs and designing EO solutions towards addressing these needs. FIRE will benefit from the project’s findings as well […]