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Conference: The Danube and Europe: Target for Integrated Space Applications, Constantza, 23-25 June 2004. List of Participants, Final Programme and Presentations

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FINAL PROGRAMME AND ONLINE PRESENTATIONS

The Danube and Europe : Integrated Space Applications in the Danube Basin

23-25 June 2004 - Mamaia, Romania

LIST OF PARTICIPANTS

List of Participants (.pdf, 96.1 kB)

 

FINAL PROGRAMME

 

Wednesday, 23 June 2004

08:30 – 09:30  Registration

OPENING SESSION

 

09:30 – 09:45 Welcome Addresses

Mr. Constantin Popescu,  on behalf of the President of Romania

Dr. Marius-Ioan Piso, President of Romanian Space Agency (ROSA)

H.E. Amb. Walther Lichem, President of EURISY

Dr Josef Aschbacher, European Space Agency

Ms. Alice Lee, United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs

 

09:45 – 11:45 Keynote Addresses  - chairperson H.E. Amb. Walther Lichem

• Karoly Futaki, ICPDR

International Cooperation on Water Management and Pollution Control in the Danube River Basin (.pdf, 7.35 MB)

• Josef Aschbacher, European Space Agency

Presentation on GMES and ENVISAT (.pdf, 8.11 MB)

• Marius-Ioan Piso, Romanian Space Agency ( ROSA)

Space for Security and Stability - The Danube Case (.pdf, 14.9 MB)

 

11:45 – 12:00 Coffee Break

 

12:00 – 13:00 Panel

Environment, Security and Space Applications

 

13:00 – 14:30 Lunch Break

 

SESSION 1 - Integrated Space Applications to Water Resources Management

 

14:30 – 16:00 Presentations Session – chairperson  Karoly Futaki

• Gheorghe Stancalie, National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology (NIMH), Romania

Flood Warning and Forecasting System Prototype for the Mures River Basin in Romania (.pdf, 2.63 MB)

• Gheorghe Stancalie, National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology (NIMH), Romania

Contribution of Earth Observation Data to Flood Risk Monitoring in the Framework of the NATO SFP « TIGRU » Project (.pdf, 10.1 MB)

• Corina Alecu, National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology (NIMH), Romania

Flood Hazard Assessment and Monitoring Using Geographic Information and Remotely Sensed Data (.pdf, 2.37 MB)

• Daniel Dunea, Valahia University of Târgoviste, Faculty of Environmental Engineering and Biotechnology, Romania

Automated Monitoring Potential for Water Quality Assessments in the Galati Sector of Danube River (.pdf, 3.81 MB)

 

16:00 – 16:30 Coffee Break

Poster Session

• Rustam B. Rustamov, Encotec (Engineering and Consulting Technologies) / Azerbaijan National Aerospace Agency (ANASA)

Remote Sensing and GIS Technology for Mapping of Flooding of River Basins of Azerbaijan

• Cristiana Oprea, Frank Laboratory of Neutron Physics, Joint Institute for Nuclear Research, FLNP JINR, Romania

Impact of Turnu Phosphate Fertilizer Plant on the Environment

• Cristiana Oprea, Frank Laboratory of Neutron Physics, Joint Institute for Nuclear Research, FLNP JINR, Romania

Factor Analysis in the Geochemical Studies in the Danube Delta

 

16:30 – 18:00 Presentations Session

• Alice Lee, United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs

An International Programme: United Nations Programme on Space Applications (.pdf, 1.3 MB)

• Simona Catana,  National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology (NIMH), Romania

Evaluation and Monitoring of Snowcover Water Resources in Carpathian Basins using Geographic Information and Satellite Data (.pdf, 4.91 MB)

• Anne Bourguignon, Bureau de Recherches Géologiques et MiniPres, BRGM  ARN, France

Risk-Based Assessment and Management Approaches for Contaminated Watersheds using Very High Spatial and Spectral Resolution Imagery and GIS: Example of the Witwatersrand Gold Field (South Africa) (.pdf, 5.37 MB)

• Katarina Badurova, Water Research Institute, Bratislava , Slovakia

Gis Technology Use in Basin - Wide Water Balance Estimation of the Danube River Basin (.pdf, 1.31 MB)

 

Thursday, 24 June 2004

SESSION 2 - Natural Resources Related Issues

 

09:30 – 11:00  Presentations Session – chairperson Valerie Hood

• Alexandru Badea, Romanian Space Agency (ROSA)

Land Cover Inventory by Remote Sensing in the Lower Danube Basin (Bulgaria, Romania and Moldova) (.pdf, 564 kB)

• Ion Grigoras, Research & Development National Institute, Romania

Use of Satellite Images for Morphological Changes Analyzes in Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve, Changes Impacts on Biodiversity (.pdf, 12.2 MB)

• Jean-Claude Favard, Centre National d’Etudes Spatiales, CNES, France 

Multi-temporal and Multi-resolution Image Fusion for Agricultural and Environmental Monitoring

 

11:00 – 11:15 Coffee Break

Poster Session

• Stefka Fidanova, Institut of Parallel Processing, Bulgaria

Hussain Aziz Saleh, Iridia, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium

Space Technology Environmental Disaster Management in the Danube Basin

• Cristiana Oprea, Frank Laboratory of Neutron Physics, Joint Institute for Nuclear Research, FLNP JINR, Romania

Danube Pollution Contributing to Eutrophication of the Romanian Black Sea Coast

• Ion Grigoras, Research & Development National Institute, Romania

Gerben Koppelman, Royal Haskoning , Netherlands and World Water Forum

Protection of wetlands of the Danube . A pilot project for Cama Dinu islets area

• Lyudmyla S. Potapenko, Ukrainian Land and Resource Management Center

Algae Bloom Monitoring in Coastal Black Sea Waters  Using Remote Sensing and GIS Technologies

 

11:15 – 12:30 Presentations Session

• Vassil Vassilev, Remote Sensing Application Center (ReSAC), Bulgarian Aerospace Agency (BASA)

RS/GIS for Environment and Urban Management in the Lower Danube region  Russe Pilot Study (.pdf, 4.23 MB)

• Cristiana Oprea, Frank Laboratory of Neutron Physics, Joint Institute for Nuclear Research, FLNP JINR, Romania

Environmental Monitoring Sustained by Ecotourism (.pdf, 269 kB)

• Alexandru Badea, Romanian Space Agency (ROSA)

Integrated Data Bases and Processing Methods of the Geospatial Information for Environmental Monitoring and Prominence / Management of Risk on the Romanian Sector of the Danube (.pdf, 2.31 MB)

 

12:30 – 14:45 Lunch Break

 

SESSION 3 - Human Security

 

14:45 – 16:00 Presentations Session – chaiperson Marius-Ioan Piso

• Daniele Ehrlich, European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Institute for the Protection and Security of the Citizen (IPSC)

Monitoring the New European Union Borders (.pdf, 2.79 MB)

• Tiberiu Rus, Technical University of Civil Engineering, Romania

D-GNSS Technologies for Romanian Navigation (.pdf, 2.16 MB)

• Günther Abwerzger, TeleConsult Austria GmbH, Austria

Galileo and EGNOS for Waterway Transport  The GALEWAT Project (.pdf, 424 kB)

• Aurelian Sorinel Calinciuc, Chairman of European Committee RAINWAT

Regional Arrangement concerning Communications on Inland Waterways (.pdf, 154 kB)

• Jean-Claude Favard, Centre National d’Etudes Spatiales, France

The ADAM Experiment in Romania: an Example of Reference Remote Sensing and Agronomic Data Base

 

16:00 – 16:30 Coffee Break

Poster Session

• Wilhelm Kappel, ICPE - CA Bucharest , Romania

Intelligent Systems for Signalization, Monitoring and Security Oversee, with Energetically Autonomy, Placed on Border River Regions

• Mircea Chirita, Xantic BV, Netherlands

Satellite Monitoring/Secure Frontier/Tracking/Anti-Piracy/SCADA/Remote Messaging by Using ”Data Reporting and Polling” Services

 

16:30 – 18:00 Presentations Session

• Liviu Muresan, EURISC Foundation, Romania

Time for a Global Approach to Risk Governance

• Ronald Merrell, Medical Informatics and Technology Applications Consortium, Virginia Commonwealth University, USA

Telemedicine for Remote Areas (.pdf, 5 MB)

 

Friday, 25 June 2004

DEMONSTRATION TRIP (1 day)

A demonstration boat trip has been organized within the wetlands of the Danube Delta.