UN-SPIDER aims to bridge the gap between the various communities involved in using space-based information for disaster risk management and emergency response, for example satellite technology provider, experts in remote sensing, satellite navigation and satellite communication experts, disaster risk specialists, policy makers, disaster responders, academia, etc. In doing so, UN-SPIDER regularly compiles and makes available news and events from the different communities.
Current and upcoming events
|Title||Date||Venue City||Venue Country|
|22nd Conference of the Parties to the UNFCCC (COP 22)||7 November 2016 to 18 November 2016||Marrakesh||Morocco|
|3rd European Conference on Flood Risk Management||16 October 2016 to 21 October 2016||Lyon||France|
|6th International Disaster and Risk Conference IDRC Davos 2016||28 August 2016 to 1 September 2016||Davos||Switzerland|
|FOSS4G Conference 2016 Bonn||24 August 2016 to 26 August 2016||Bonn||Germany|
|ESA Living Planet Symposium 2016||9 May 2016 to 13 May 2016||Prague||Czech Republic|