The EO4GEO project will participate to the ESA Phi-Week’s Education side event, taking place on 11 September in ESA ESRIN (Frascati, Rome)An innovative approach to teach STEM disciplines (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) is needed at all levels to attract young people. Participants of the workshop “A hitchhiker’s guide to the EO education Galaxy – needs, opportunities, constraints and perspectives for 21st century skills development” will discuss how to set “a reference frame for present and future educational initiatives in the field of EO, with eyes wide open on the professional world of the future”.

EO4GEO will be represented by GISIG, joint with representatives of EARSC and University of Salzburg presenting a contribution on EO skill mapping and strategy.

The Phi-Week Workshop (Frascati, Rome, 9-13 September 2019), organized by ESA, will review the latest developments in Opens Science trends, including a variety of events (workshops, roundtables, startup pitch).