Invitation to the EO4GEO-Workshop on 24 October 2019 in Brussels : registration deadline Thursday 17 October

The high-level information event and panel debate on the ERASMUS+funded EO4GEO-partnership: “Better Skills for Space Geo-Information and Copernicus User Uptake” is organized by NEREUS on 24th October 2019 in Brussels/Belgium at the Committee of the Regions.


The workshop will be hosted by Ms Isabelle BOUDINEAU, President of the COTER committee at the CoR and NEREUS-president Bernard Plano will be a keynote speaker.

Please find enclosed the updated agenda.

What is about

The overall objective is to introduce the participants to the EO4GEO sector skills alliance, present and debate the Sector Skills Strategy and long term Action Plan with particular focus on strategic stakeholder and get their views on the initiative. Learn more about EO4GEO Project here .


Important outputs of the project will be a Sector Skills strategy and a long term-action plan that will provide guidance to the EC for the future. The outcomes of the project will be important pillars for future EU-policies and funding.


NEREUS is part of the EO4GEO-consortium, the Blueprint on Space-Geoinformation (EO4GEO: – Towards and innovative strategy for skills development and capacity building in the space geo-information sector supporting Copernicus user uptake) with other 26 partners from 13 countries. It is an ERASMUS+-funded initiative.


More info on EO4GEO:


Please find attached the project flyer and a background document about the sector skills strategy.




Brussels-based representatives of regional representations, networks and associations and the university community.


Registration and venue

We would like to kindly remind you that registration closes on Thursday 17 October, 2019. You will be able to access the CoR building only if you register yourself in the following link:
Committee of the Regions (Room JDE51), Batiment Jacques Delors, Rue Belliard 101, 1040 Bruxelles (opposite to Rue Van Maerlant 2) (click here to get the directions).


Conference language: English (Translation in French will be available).



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