WEkEO Online Training Workshop — Focus on Land Themes

January 21, 2021
10:30 CET
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The online WEkEO Training sessions have been designed to train existing as well as new WEkEO users. The audience will learn about the use of the original Copernicus & Satellite data through the WEkEO cloud computing platform and their possible applications. Gaining knowledge during the workshop will enable the audience to interact and share its experience and express needs and requirements for new products and tools to be included in the WEkEO portfolio in future.

Objectives of the workshop

The workshop aims to bring together experts and users of Earth Observation products. It will consist of a mixture of plenary expert talks, round table discussions and hands-on practical exercises to explore the WEkEO platform. The target audience is mainly beginners and new users.

Training session agenda

WEkEO Training Session focused on land themes:

  • 10:30 - 10:35: Introduction by the moderator – Marta Bertran (WEkEO User Support)
  • 10:35 - 10:50: An high-level introduction to the WEkEO DIAS – Hans Dufourmont (EEA – Copernicus Land Project Manager)
  • 10:50 - 11:00: A short introduction to the IT infrastructure of WEkEO - Amine El Amrani (WEkEO User Support)
  • 11:00 - 11:30: Training Session about Land Themes - Geoff Smith (WEkEO User Support)
  • 11:30 - 11:35: Next events - Marta Bertran (WEkEO User Support)
  • 11:35 – 12:00: Q&A time

WEkEO training timeline

The WEkEO training workshop focused on land data products will be conducted online comprising 3 rounds with an interval of 3 weeks in between for practical homework (Round 2).

At the end of the webinar session, participants will access specific online materials like the recording of the webinars, practical sessions (Jupyter Notebooks) created specifically for the workshop and associated tutorial videos. Dedicated experts in Earth Observation and WEkEO User Support specialists will also be at the disposal of the participants to facilitate the exchanges, ask questions and share the best practices. During this period, the participants will have the opportunity to practice themselves with the material provided.

During the online debriefing session (Round 3), experts and trainers will review the questions asked during the practical session and participants will also have the possibility to ask live questions.

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Useful information

Webinar Platform — We use ClickMeeting for our online sessions. It is highly recommended that you test your connection before attending the online sessions. For a connection test, click here.

Recorded sessions — The sessions will be recorded and available for attendees.

Registration to WEkEO — Optimise your experience: register in advance! To optimise your experience, be able to run the sessions on your own and access products, please visit the registration page.