Organised by Group on Earths Observations (GEO), the GEO Data Working Group will hold a weekly webinar to address both the theoretical and practical implementations of data sharing and management principles. They will present their newly released resources in an effort to support learning opportunities and the adoption of open knowledge principles in the development of Earth Observation tools and services, included in this is the GEO Work Programme. This virtual meeting will take place every Monday from 5th September to 24th October 2022, available online via Zoom.
On 12th September 2022, the topic of discussion will be ‘Data sharing Principles’. Data sharing principles are considered a cornerstone for building a successful Global Earth Observation System of Systems. GEO defines this vision as ‘a future wherein decisions and actions for the benefit of humankind are informed by coordinated, comprehensive and sustained Earth observations and information.’ By ensuring effective data sharing principles, GEO strives to enhance the societal benefits which can be achieved through the sharing of data, knowledge, information, products, and services.
Key speakers of this webinar include; Barbara Ryan, World Geospatial Industry Council, Kathy Weber, Google
Bente Lilja Bye, BLB, Norway and Marie-Francoise Voidrot, and Open Geospatial Consortium will lead the dialogue series and contribute their expertise on the topics presented.