Event Information

Join NCEO, RSPSoc and CEOI for Earth Observation Week 2021
Our virtual event, will bring together world leading scientists in Earth Observation to discuss climate and environmental science and innovation.  Plenary events will include keynote speakers and special sessions on climate and COP26, health and the pandemic and disaster management, including sessions for early and mid-career scientists.

NCEO, RSPSoc and CEOI will have separate sessions throughout the week which will include talks that are 15 minutes each, followed by Q&A. There is an opportunity for everyone to join each organisational session not just their own, for a single registration fee.

About the organisers

National Centre for Earth Observation (NCEO)

NCEO is an internationally leading UKRI-NERC research centre of over 100 scientists located at a number of UK universities and research organisations. NCEO provides NERC, the UK Research Council for environmental science, with national capability in Earth observation science – long-term strategic research capability for investigating the health of our planet through satellite instruments and critical datasets. NCEO provides delivery of support activities for the community including NERC EO facilities, EO Data Centres and computing, Space4Climate, SPAN, the UK GEO/CEOS Office and advisory functions for government and industry.
Centre for Earth Observation Instrumentation (CEOI)
The CEOI was established in 2007 in order to realise an excellent, internationally competitive national Earth observation instrument and technology research and development programme. The CEOI is funded by the UK Space Agency with parallel technology investment from industry. Its key aim is to develop UK innovative technologies to observe Earth from space through the teaming of scientists and industrialists
Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society (RSPSoc)
RSPSoc is the UK’s leading learned Society for remote sensing and photogrammetry and their application to education, science, research, industry, commerce and the public service. As a charity, its remit is to inform and educate its members and the public. It supports networking between the university, business and government sectors. As an international society, RSPSoc is also active in Europe and on the world stage.