The conference "Space for a Safe and Secure Society, supporting Sustainable Growth" will take place in Bucharest on 4-5 June 2019. It is organised by the European Commission, in collaboration with the Romanian Space Agency, the European Space Agency and Eurisy, under the auspices of the Romanian Presidency of the EU Council and the Romanian Ministry for Research and Innovation.
While addressing the EU space programmes, the conference will focus on the benefits brought by the Earth Observation, satellite navigation and communication technologies for the safety and security of the citizens as well as for the sustainable growth of the society.
A more detailed agenda, as well as information on logistics, can be found below. Participation to the conference is free for registered participants. You can register through the button below.
Date: Tuesday 04/06/2019 - Wednesday 05/06/2019
Cost: Free of charge
Venue: Bucharest University Central Libary
Address: Strada Boteanu 1
City: 1010027 Bucharest, Romania
08:30 - 09:30
Registration and welcome coffee
09:30 - 09:45
Romanian Ministry for Research and Innovation
09:45 - 10:30
10:30 - 10:45
10:45 - 13:00
SESSION 1: Space for a Sustainable Growth
“Maximising the uptake of the EU Space programme for a sustainable growth”
13:00 - 14:30
14:30 - 17:00
SESSION 2: Space for a safe and secure society
“Maximising the uptake of the EU Space programme for a safer society”
17:00 - 17:30
19:00 - 22:00
08:30 - 09:30
A Networking Breakfast is organised as part of the conference (taking place on 5 June 2019 from 08:30 to 09:30), with the objective to provide interested participants with the opportunity to schedule face-to-face meetings with other participants and to explore common areas of interest for cooperation. People wanting to attend only the matchmaking breakfast are invited to register directly on its dedicated platform.
09:30 - 11:00
Access to finance
11:00 - 12:30
Satellite applications for safe and resilient cities
12:30 - 13:30
There is a variety of hotels in the vicinity of the venue. A list can be found through this link.
Copernicus Support Office
Email: support [at] copernicus.eu (please indicate "EU Space Programme conference Romania" in the subject line)