16 JUNE 2016: FMRS to participate at SafeEvros 2016

FMRS to present the National Observatory of Forest Fires (NOFFi) at SafeEvros (22-25 June 2016, Alexandroupoli, Greece).

09 JUNE 2016: FMRS contributes to GEO SB-02-C2

FMRS contributes to GEO SB-02-C2 (Global Land Cover Validation and User Engagement) which is coordinated by the National Geomatics Center of China (NGCC).

18 MAY 2016: FMRS and ELGO-DEMETER Cereal Institute receive the 'SYNERGAZOMAI 2016' 3rd prize

FMRS and ELGO-DEMETER Cereal Institute were awarded the 3rd prize at the 'SYNERGAZOMAI 2016' competition for the ERMES FP7-Space project. 'SYNERGAZOMAI' is a competition organised by the TECHNOLOGY FORUM, which awards cooperations betweeen research institutions and the industry in developing innovative products and services. 

10 ΜΑΥ 2016: The Taxiarchis University Forest becomes IEEE JSTARS Front Cover

The Taxiarchis University forest became the April 2016 IEEE JSTARS Front Cover as a result of the following publication in which two FMRS members participate:

Mylonas, S.K., Stavrakoudis, D.G., Theocharis, J.B., Zalidis, G.C., Gitas, I.Z. A Local Search-Based GeneSIS algorithm for the Segmentation and Classification of Remote-Sensing Images (2016) IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, 9 (4), art. no. 7414450, pp. 1470-1492. DOI: 10.1109/JSTARS.2016.2518403

09 MAY 2016: The SPLIT REMOTE SENSING SUMMER SCHOOL 2016 is approaching!!!

FMRS sponsors the SPLIT Remote Sensing Summer School (SPLITRS 2016) that will take place in MAICh, Chania, Greece during the period 5-10 June 2016. For registration to the event click here.

29 MAR 2016: FMRS and NASA's Vincent Ambrosia to chair a special session at RSCy2016

Ioannis Gitas and Dr. Vince Ambrosia of NASA were invited to chair the "Natural Hazards Special Session" at the Fourth International Conference on Remote Sensing and Geoinformation of Environment - RSCy2016 that will take place in Paphos, Cyprus during the period 4-8 April 2016.

24 MAR 2016: FMRS visits the Consulate General of Greece in Moscow

During our recent visit to Moscow we were fortunate to visit Consulate General of Greece in Moscow and meet with the Consul General Heleni Michalopoulou with which we had a very friendly and fruitful discussion.

22 MAR 2016: FMRS hosts the ERMES FP7 Project 2nd Annual Meeting

The 2nd Annual Meeting of the ERMES FP7 project is hosted by FMRS at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki premises at Foinikas, Thessaloniki, Greece.

21 MAR 2016: FMRS participates in the celebration activities of the International Day of Forests

The 'National Observatory of Forests' and the 'National Observatory of Forest Fires' were presented at the one day workshop titled 'Forestry: looking at the future' that was co-organised by the Greek Forest Service and ELGO-DEMETER in Athens, as a part of the celebration activities of the International Day of Forests in Greece. 

17 MAR 2016: FMRS strengthens its collabotation with the Agrarian Technological Institute (PFUR)

A number of actions aiming to strengthen the collaboration between FMRS (AUTh) and the Agrarian Technological Institute of the People's Friendship University of Russia (PFUR) were recently agreed.