November 2-9, 2019 - Canberra, Australia
The GEO Week 2019 was held from 2-9 November 2019 in Canberra Australia.
More than 1400 people registered for the annual gathering of the Group on Earth Observations (GEO) community. GEO Week is one of the world’s largest gatherings of Earth observation practitioners and policy makers. From 2-9 November, delegations from almost 50 countries including the GEO co-chairs - United States, China, South Africa and from the European Union - joined with leaders from the geospatial, space and technology industry. The purpose is to discuss future investments in the Earth observations sector that will drive productivity and sustainable economic growth.
As the Observer of the GEO, APSCO delegation represented by Mr. Xu Yansong Director-General of Program Operation and Data Service Department, participated in serial events of the GEO week, shared opinions and common interests with delegations from our Member States, other related countries and industry participants. As GEO now has become an important stage for APSCO to show its impact to space community in the world.
Next, Program Operation and Data Service Department will work closely with GEO and other interested parties from remote sensing community to bring new technologies and applications to Member States.