The 14th AOGEO Symposium

The 14th Asia-Oceania Group on Earth Observations Symposium
Envisioning AOGEO in 2022 and beyond
Online Event, 10 – 12 November 2021

About the Symposium

On behalf of the Group on Earth Observations (GEO), it is my pleasure to announce the 14th Asia-Oceania Group on Earth Observations (AOGEO) Symposium to be held virtually from 10 to 12 November 2021. The Symposium is being organized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology-Japan (MEXT) with support from the GEO Secretariat.

Theme of the Symposium

“Envisioning AOGEO in 2022 and beyond”

Topics of Discussion
Each thematic Task Group will share the achievements and discuss the next implementation plans for 2022 and beyond, in addition to following special sessions which highlight essential challenges and opportunities at regional and global scale:

  • Special Session 1: Biodiversity for Addressing Climate Change & Disaster Risk Reduction
  • Special Session 2: Satellite data for the Pacific Islands: Supplier and User perspectives
  • Special Session 3: Earth Observation for Climate Change

About AOGEO

AOGEO is a Regional Group on Earth Observations (Regional GEO) which envisions a future where decisions and actions for the benefit of people in the Asia-Oceania region are informed by coordinated, comprehensive and sustained Earth observations.

Registration

Please complete the online registration via the link below.
(Registration deadline: November 4th, 2021)
The Teams webinar links to join the Symposium will be sent to you later.

Registration

Week at a glance

Sectorial Meetings
Meetings by Task Groups are scheduled in the week of November 10th or before.

Plenary Meeting
Time zones reference:

Geneva Nepal Beijing Seoul & Tokyo Canberra Auckland
UTC+1:00 UTC+5:45 UTC+8:00 UTC+9:00 UTC+11:00 UTC+13:00
04:00 08:45 11:00 12:00 14:00 16:00

(Tokyo time)

9-Nov
Tuesday
Day 1
Wednesday Nov 10
Day 2
Thursday Nov 11
Day 3
Friday Nov 12
12:00 Welcome remarks
Scene settings
TGs activities status report & next implementation plan for 2023-2025 TG1-TG9 Special Session 2:
Satellite data for the Pacific Islands: Supplier and User perspectives
12:30 Country reports
13:00
13:30 2023-2025 GEO work programme: Guidance for Development of Implementation Plans Break
14:00 Coordination Board Meeting Break Break Special Session 3: Earth Observation for Climate Change
14:30 Special Session 1:
Biodiversity for Addressing Climate Change & Disaster Risk Reduction
TGs activities status report & next implementation plan for 2023-2025 TG10-TG12
15:00 IPS activities status report & next implementation plan for 2023-2025
15:30 TG cross-cutting discussion session Closing Session
16:00 Statement meeting
16:30
17:00
17:30

Secretariat

The 14th AOGEO Symposium Secretariat (Remote Sensing Technology Center of Japan)

E-mail: E-aogeo14jp@restec.or.jp
Website: https://www.restec.or.jp/en