Wed11 October 2017 - Thu 12 October 2017
PARIS, France
  • FR

Satellite Applications for the Alps: Search & Rescue Edition

Eurisy, together with IDM Südtirol and Berchtesgaden Satellite Navigation Cluster, are happy to invite you to a conference dedicated to satellite applications for search and rescue in the Alps! This conference will be held in the framework of the weeklong International Mountain Summit, a prestigious annual event gathering the mountaineering community. The conference will focus on three areas where satellites may contribute to search and rescue activities in the mountains: - Connectivity and Emergency call applications - Team coordination platforms and intelligence exchange - Maps and geodata services This conference will feature hands-on case studies about the current and potential use of satellite services to assist Rescue Services and Civil Protection Agencies in the Alps. Join users, satellite technology experts and private sector representatives to: • Discuss on the future potential for a cross-border platform for Alpine Search and Rescue and Civil Protection Agencies • Listen to users share on how they benefitted from these technologies • Explore where there is room for improvement • Discover new technologies and pioneering users • Take part in the International Mountain Summit: a weeklong event with great food, entertainment, famous mountaineers and beautiful nature! Follow, connect and share on the event on social media using #Sat4Alps