Space Solutions for

River Deltas of the World

  Friday, 3 June 2016        09:00 - 13:00        Room: Amazon

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09:00 Introduction to the session
Nick van de Giesen
TU Delft
09:15 Policy introduction from the Netherlands Presidency
Raimond Hafkenscheid
The International Watercluster - International Water
09:45 Moderated discussion on challenges posed
10:15 Delta-oriented presentations
Observing the Po River Delta - Venice Lagoon system with the new generation of satellites
Federica Braga
ISMAR-CNR, Venezia, Italy
The Potential of Earth Observation Data for the Monitoring of large River Deltas - examples from selected deltas around the world
Claudia Kuenzer
Head of Department Land Surface, German Aerospace Center (DLR)
The Dutch water services: Use of Earth Observations
Ghada El Serafy
Deltares, The Netherlands
11:15 Coffee Break
11:45 Topic-oriented presentations
Spyglass: Galileo-based Passive Bistatic Radar for Traffic River Surveillance
Alessandro Giomi
Coordinator of the H2020 Spyglass Project, Aster, Italy
Earth Observation for Coastal Zone Management
Ils Reusen
Soil Moisture Observations in Deltas with Sentinel 1
Richard de Jeu
Managing Director of the Remote Sensing, Vandersat B.V., The Netherlands
12:45 Conclusions

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