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Living Planet Symposium 2022

23–27 May 2022 | Bonn, Germany

Taking the pulse of our planet from space

In September 2021 a final go/no-go decision will be taken depending on the COVID-19 situation

INTRODUCTION

ESA’s 2022 Living Planet Symposium will be held on 23–27 May 2022 in Bonn, Germany. The symposium is organised with the support of DLR.

Session Proposals and Abstract Submission
Proposals for the sessions and abstracts can be submitted according to the deadlines via the symposium website

Deadlines

  • Session Proposals September 2021
  • Abstracts November 2021
  • Registration January 2022
  • Preliminary Programme March 2022

OBJECTIVES

  • UNDERSTAND EARTH SYSTEMS
    Prove how satellite data and open science contribute to our understanding of the different Earth systems, climate and their interactions.
  • ADVANCE FUTURE TECHNOLOGY FOR EARTH OBSERVATION MISSIONS
    Demonstrate new Earth observation instruments and technologies for existing and future missions.
  • NURTURE PUBLIC & PRIVATE SECTOR PARTNERSHIPS
    Highlight the importance of existing and new partnerships, expand the Earth observation user base, increase access to capital and commercialisation.
  • ENABLE THE EARTH OBSERVATION DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION
    Demonstrate how next generation technologies will create new opportunities for Earth observation including data collection, processing, distribution and analysis.
  • EMPOWER THE GREEN TRANSITION
    Confirm how Earth observation services can be integrated with local, national and global policies to drive socio-economic sustainable development, security, and resilience.

LPS22 Programme and way forward

ESA and DLR are currently planning the following programme elements for the 2022 Living Planet Symposium, which are based on ESA’s Agenda 2025, Open Science, the ESA Ministerial Council 2022 future programme preparations and interactions with industry:

Scientific sessions
Community Building and Networking activities
Education activities
Communication, Outreach and General Public activities

Open Consultations with scientists and EO User Communities, with an external call for sessions, are planned in the Summer 2021 to consolidate these program elements and spur innovation.

VENUE

Word Conference Center Bonn

COMMITTEES

Co-Chairs:
  • Stefano Ferretti – ESA
  • Hayret Abdula – ESA


Organising Committee:
  • Simonetta Cheli, ESA
  • Robert Meisner, ESA
  • Anna Burzykowska, ESA
  • Louise Daly, ESA
  • Francesca Giganti, ESA
  • Ola Grabak, ESA
  • Benjamin Koetz, ESA
  • Ioana Lung, ESA
  • Francesco Sarti, ESA
  • Manuela Günther, DLR
  • Alexandra.Herzog, DLR
  • Anke Schickling, DLR
  • Carmen Comparetto, RANDSTAD
  • Karina De Castris, EJR-QUARTZ
  • Melanie Iorio, NIKAL
  • Veronica Kondo, NIKAL
  • Gaia Maggi, RANDSTAD
  • Deirdre O'Neill, RANDSTAD
  • Francesco Palazzo, SERCO
  • Irene Renis, Serco
  • Honora Rider, EJR QUATZ BV

Contacts

ESA Living Planet Symposium Secretariat
Tel. +39 06 94180912 Fax. +39 06 94180280
Email: lps@esa.int

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