38th Annual EARSeL Symposium 9-12 July 2018

Earth Observation Supporting Sustainability Research

Chania, Crete, Greece, accompanied by

3rd joint EARSeL LULC & NASA LCLUC Workshop 11-12 July 2018

Land-Use/Cover Change & the Water-Energy-Food Nexus

Keynote speakers

Keynote speeches will take place during the first two days of the Symposium (Monday 9/7 and Tuesday 10/7). The following keynote speakers have already been confirmed:

 Monday 9 July
Dr. Nektarios Chrysoulakis
Foundation for Research and Technology – Hellas:
“Urban Energy Budget from Space: towards supporting Sustainable Urban Planning”
Prof. Petri Pellikka
University of Helsinki, Finland
“Remote Sensing of Land Cover Change Impacts to Ecosystem Services and Environmental Sustainability in Africa”
Link to abstract
 Tuesday 10 July
Dr. Gilberto Camara Neto
Image Processing Division of Brazil’s National Institute for Space Research (INPE), Brazil:
“Machine Learning Techniques for Dense Satellite Image Time Series Analysis”
Link to abstract
Dr. Ursula Gessner Dr. Ursula Gessner
German Aerospace Center, German Remote Sensing Data Center (DFD):
“Potential and Challenges of Earth Observation Time Series for the Analysis of Global Change”

More keynote speeches and the topics they will address will be announced soon.


38th EARSeL Symposium