e-shape (EuroGEO Showcases: Applications Powered by Europe)
The Group on Earth Observation (GEO) is a partnership of 105 national governments plus the Group on Earth Observation (GEO) is a partnership of 105 national governments plus theEuropean Commission and 127 Participating Organizations. GEO implements a Global EarthObservation System of Systems (GEOSS) and envisions a future where decisions and actionsfor the benefit of humankind are informed by coordinated, comprehensive and sustained Earth observations.
Regional GEOs have been differentiated from GEO flagships and Initiatives during the 2018 GEORegional GEOs have been differentiated from GEO flagships and Initiatives during the 2018 GEOplenary meeting in Kyoto and recognized to possess additional prominence in the GEO WorkProgramme. The EuroGEO initiative is the European regional GEO and will represent theEuropean Caucus within GEO.
The EuroGEO vision is to significantly increase the benefits for Europe regarding its participation.The EuroGEO vision is to significantly increase the benefits for Europe regarding its participationwithin GEO through improving user uptake of the data from GEO assets and harvesting theenvironmental information produced through the GEO flagships and initiatives. In this context,e-shape is funded by the European Commission in support of EuroGEO.
Starting date → 01 / 05 / 2019
Project information → 48 months | 54 partners | EU contribution 14 998 976.27 €.
Call (part) identifier → H2020-SC5-2018-2
Topic → SC5-15-2018 - Strengthening the benefits for Europe of the Global EarthObservation System of Systems (GEOSS) - establishing ‘EuroGEOSS’
Coordinator → ARMINES
EU Project Officer → Erwin Goor