WEkEO Online Webinar n.10 — Marine Applications in WEkEO

July 1, 2021
10:00 CEST
Mercator Ocean International, the European Environment Agency, EUMETSAT and ECMWF are happy to invite you to Webinar n.10 "Marine applications in WEkEO".


The "Marine applications in WEkEO" webinar is the tenth of a series of twelve, during which all the resources available in the WEkEO platform, both for beginners and expert users, are showcased by leading experts. During the tenth Webinar 10, which is aimed more particularly at expert users, participants will learn how to develop advanced Marine applications using Copernicus & Sentinel data in the WEkEO cloud computing platform. Users will also receive an overview of the many other applications enabled by WEkEO. This Webinar follows an earlier webinar aimed at “beginners” and a Training Session dedicated to the Marine theme. Recordings of these events are available on WEkEO YouTube Channel.

A certificate of attendance will be issued after the webinar.

Objectives of the Webinar

Webinar N.10 will introduce the participants to advanced Marine Applications using WEkEO.

The event will include:

  • An introductory part on the uniqueness of WEkEO for the development of Marine applications.
  • A live demo that will showcase how to extract complex information using WEkEO's IT infrastructure.

The Webinar will be recorded and made available on the WEkEO YouTube Channel, together with other video material.

Leading Experts in Earth Observation applications and WEkEO User Support specialists will be at the disposal of the participants to facilitate the exchanges and answer questions.


10:00 – 10:05 Welcome

Housekeeping announcements and Agenda of the Webinar. Annekatrien Debien (WEkEO User Support Service)

10:05 – 11:05 Part 1: Land Applications in WEkEO

The WEkEO DIAS: a brief introduction: Hayley Evers-King (Marine Data Scientist at EUMETSAT) (10 min)

The WEkEO website and the offer: a live demo of the WEkEO website, the WEkEO infrastructure and usage plans Amine El Amrani (WEkEO User Support Service) (5 min)

An overview about the WEkEO data: a general introduction of the WEkEO data Annekatrien Debien (WEkEO User Support Service) (5 min)

Unique features available in WEkEO for the Marine applications: a general introduction of the WEkEO data catalogue and the Maring Data Catalogue of the WEkEO DIAS Fabrice Messal (Mercator Ocean International) (10 min)

Marine Applications in WEkEO: live demo: Hayley Evers-King (Marine Data Scientist at EUMETSAT) (30 min)

11:05 – 11:15 Part 2: Q&A