News & Events


The national TV channel ΕΡΤ3  had a 10 minutes special at its ΑΓΡΟWeek new TV show for agriculture on i-BECs on Saturday 1st of October You can see the whole show HERE  


Novi Sad, 14 – 15 July 2016 A regional workshop “Accelerating EO-powered businesses and market take-up” took place on 14th – to 15th July in Novi Sad, Serbia. The event was held as a part of the project GEO-CRADLE, funded under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Programme. It was hosted ... Read More


  The Group on Earth Observations announces a new partnership to strengthen use of technology to improve global health through an agreement with the World Health Organization. The announcement was made during the GEO 37th Executive Committee Meeting held in Geneva on 6 ... Read More


GEO-CRADLE brings together key players representing the whole (Balkans, N. Africa and M. East) region with the overarching objective of establishing a multi-regional coordination network (the GEO-CRADLE network) that will support the effective integration of existing EO capacities, and contributes to the improved implementation of GEO, GEOSS, and ... Read More


Lagadas,01-04-2016 Ref. No.: 120 Call for tenders with the accelerated procedure for the provision of standard solutions, materials and consumables used in the laboratory and the field, for the implementation of Action 3.4 of the European project «WET_AID - Protection of human ... Read More


The Kick-Off (KO) Meeting of the GEO-CRADLE project took  place at the IONIC CENTRE (Plaka, Athens) on February, 18 and 19, 2016. The project Coordinating and integRating state-of-the-art Earth Observation Activities in the regions of North Africa, Middle East, and Balkans and Developing Links with GEO related initiatives towards GEOSS, GEO -CRADLE for ... Read More


Prof Zalidis i-BEC's Scientific Coordinator is an invited speaker together with Ms Barbara Ryan , Director of GEO Secretariat at the DGI2016  is the  largest-scale annual meeting in Europe of military and civilian geospatial intelligence agency leaders to give a joint presentation on ''New Developments in Earth Observation for Earlier ... Read More


Prof G. Zalidis, Scientific Coordinator of i-BEC,was invited to attend the  US Department of Agriculture– Agricultural Research Service (USDA–ARS)  ''Workshop on Proven Solutions to Drought Stress'' in Modesto California on the 12th and 13th of January.   This workshop is the result of a partnership among the United States Department of ... Read More


        Prof G. Zalidis, Scientific Coordinator of i-BEC,  took part in the Workshop “Establishment of the International Network of Soil Information Institutions” at FAO Headquarters from 8-10 December. Strengthening of soil data and information is the goal of pillar 4 of the Global Soil Partnership. Since 2012, ... Read More


Israel Statement to GEO general assembly, GEO –XII meeting in Mexico City, November 12, 2015. Israel wishes to put on the GEO’s table  the importance of  soil  and soil security from EO perspective losartan hctz. This statement is supported by Greece, Italy, Finland and i-BEC and we hope that by ... Read More