../ AARSE 2018 | 12ème Conférence Internationale de l'Association Africaine de Télédétection et de l'Environnement
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  • Day 1 - Thursday 25th October 2018

    09:00 - 11:00AM

    Registration

  • 11:00 - 12:00PM

    Opening Session

  • 12:00 - 01:00PM

    Plenary Session (1)

    Public Private Partnership supporting Geospatial information for Sustainable Development Goals - WFP Experience in Egypt
    Dr. Menghestab Haile
    Representative and Country Director - UN-World Food Programme - Egypt Country Office

  • 01:00 - 01:15PM

    Sponsors Session (1)
    Airbus

  • 01:15 - 01:45PM

    Coffee Break

  • 01:45 - 02:45PM

    Exhibition

  • 02:45 - 03:45PM

    Lunch

  • 03:45 - 05:45PM

    Technical Sessions

    Technical Session (1)

    Technical Session (2)

    Technical Session (3)

    Technical Session (4)

  • Day 2 - Friday 26th October 2018

    09:00 - 10:00AM

    Plenary Session (2)

    Earth Observation for Africa Innovation and Partnership in the Sentinels Era
    Dr. Benjamin Koetz
    European Space Agency, ESA-ESRIN, Exploitation & Services Division

  • 10:00 - 10:15AM

    Sponsors Session (2)

  • 10:00 - 12:00PM

    Workshop (1-A)

    Cloud Computing Workshop (A)

    Details
  • 10:30 - 12:00PM

    Technical Sessions

    Technical Session (5)

    Technical Session (6)

    Technical Session (7)

  • 12:00 - 01:00PM

    Coffee Break + Jomaa Prayer

  • 12:30 - 02:30PM

    Workshop (1-B)

    Cloud Computing Workshop (B)

    Details
  • 01:30 - 02:30PM

    Plenary Session (3)

    Prospects and trends in remote sensing and the role of ISPRS
    Prof. Christian Heipk
    Professor of photogrammetry and remote sensing at Leibniz Universität Hannover,
    President of ISPRS

  • 02:30 - 03:30PM

    Lunch

  • 03:30 - 05:30PM

    Technical Sessions

    Technical Session (8)

    Technical Session (9)

    Technical Session (10)


    Workshop (2)

    DBAR Water Special Session, on " EO DATA AND SCIENCE FOR WATER SUSTAINABILITY IN AFRICA "

    Details
  • Day 3 - Saturday 27th October 2018

    09:00 - 10:00AM

    Plenary Session (4)

    Ground-Based Passive UV-Vis Remote Sensing of Air Quality: Setting the stage for satellite validation and enhanced environmental monitoring in Africa
    Dr. Nader Abuhassan
    Joint Center for Earth Systems Technology, University of Maryland-Baltimore County, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Greenbelt MD, USA and Robert J Swap (NASA GSFC, Greenbelt MD, USA)

  • 10:00 - 11:30AM

    Technical Sessions

    Technical Session (11)

    Technical Session (12)

    Technical Session (13)


    Workshop (3)

    Africa Space Entrepreneurship

    Details
  • 11:30 - 12:00PM

    Coffee Break

  • 12:00 - 01:00PM

    Plenary Session (5)

    Earth Observation Solutions addressing SDGs in support of key environmental challenges
    Dr. Hesham El-Askary
    Prof. of Remote Sensing and Earth Systems Science
    Director Computational & Data Sciences Graduate Programs
    Center of Excellence in Earth Systems Modeling & Observations
    Schmid College of Science and Technology, Chapman University, USA

  • 01:00 - 02:00PM

    Lunch

  • 02:00 - 03:00PM

    Plenary Session (6)

    Policy Considerations for Remote Sensing in Africa
    Ms. Krystal Wilson
    Director of Space Applications Programs at Secure World Foundation

  • 02:30 - 04:30PM

    Technical Sessions

    Technical Session (14)

    Technical Session (15)

  • 03:00 - 04:00PM

    AARSE General Assembly Meeting

  • Gala Dinner

  • Day 4 - Sunday 28th October 2018

    09:00 - 10:00AM

    Plenary Session (7)

    Earth Observation Service: Key pillar of the African Outer Space Programme in support to the implementation of the Agenda 2063
    Dr. Tidiane Ouattara
    Prof., Space Science Expert and GMES & Africa Program Coordinator, Science and Technology Division Human Resources,
    Science and Technology Department,African Union Commission

  • 10:00 - 11:00AM

    Poster Session

  • 11:00 - 11:30AM

    Coffee Break

  • 11:30 - 01:30PM

    Technical Sessions

    Technical Session (14)

    Technical Session (15)


    Workshop (4)

    Africa Space Community

    Details
  • 01:30 - 02:30PM

    Lunch

  • Entertainment Program + City Tour

  • Day 5 - Monday 29th October 2018

    09:00 - 10:00AM

    Plenary Session (8)

    Needs, prospects and vision for an Integrated Geospatial Framework in Africa
    Dr. Andre Nonguierma
    Chief GiSS at UNECA

  • 10:00 - 11:40AM

    Technical Sessions

    Technical Session (16)

    Technical Session (17)

    Technical Session (18)

    Technical Session (19)

  • 11:40 - 12:40PM

    Coffee Break

  • 12:40 - 01:40PM

    Closing Session