Team

Project Coordination


e-GEOS is a company between the Italian Space Agency (ASI) (20%) and Telespazio (80%), a Finmeccanica/Thales company. The company is a leading player in the geo-spatial business at international level through a combined offering of application solutions, content and services.


e-GEOS's mission is mainly to promote and sell on the international market the applications of COSMO-SkyMed, ASI and the Italian Defence Ministry's Earth observation programme.


Project Coordinator
Sergio Proietti
gmosaic@e-geos.it

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Project Partners

Adelphi is a leading European think tank working on sustainability, science and public policy consulting, covering issues of environment, development and foreign policy.

Its mision is to promote high-quality interdisciplinary research to develop sustainable solutions based on constructive international dialogue.

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Astrium

Number 1 in Europe and No, 3 worldwide, Astrium is an established leader in space transportation, satellite systems, space infrastrucures, space applications and services. It has for over 40 years been associated with many of the most prestigious names in space - Ariane, SPOT, Envisat etc.

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Astrium Geo-Information Services

Astrium GEO-Information Services provides operational products and services across the entire geo-information spectrum – data acquisition and processing, imagery analysis and interpretation, hosting and delivery of large datasets, as well as offering GIS development and consultancy. Astrium GEO-Information Services is represented in the consortium by its British, German and French arms.

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Centrum Badan Kosmicznych Polska Akademia Nauk (Space Research Centre of the Polish Academy of Sciences) is an interdisciplinary institute which conducts scientific and technical work in the field of space physics, remote sensing and Earth geodynamic. SRC takes an active part in GMES and European space programmes.

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The Institute of Methodologies for Environmental Analysis (IMAA) is part of the Italian National Research Council (Consiglio Nazionale Delle Ricerche). It is  represented in  G-MOSAIC by its Earth and Space Science Informatics Laboratory (ESSI-Lab) which has specific expertise in geospatial technologies and infrastructures.

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The CRPSM research centre of the Universita degli Studi di Roma "La Sapienza" has been established in 1993. The Centre has developed and fruitfully pursued research programs in cooperation with NASA and several Italian and foreign institutions like ESA, Italian Air Force, CNR, Italian Space Agency, and American and European Universities.

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DLR (Deutsches Zentrum fur Luft und Raumfahrt e.v) is Germany's national research center for aeronautics and space. Its extensive research and development work in Aeronautics, Space, Transportation and Energy is integrated into national and international cooperative ventures.

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EUROSENSE has been an active player in geo-information services for almost 50 years. Started as a Belgian company in the '60s, it has expanded its action radius to Western and Central Europe, and can live on experiences of worldwide projects.

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EUSC

The EUSC (European Union Satellite Centre) is an Agency of the Council of the European Union. It is one of the key institutions for European Union's Security and Defense policy. Its mission is to support the decision-making of the European Union by providing analysis of satellite imagery and collateral data.

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Fondation pour la Recherche Strategique (FRS) is a Paris-based non profit think tank.

As an independent entity at the service of the security and defence communities, FRS is a hinge between government structures, public or private centres or institutes and all the actors of security and defence.

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Gisat is a Czech SME company providing a wide range of geoinformation services using Earth Observation technology. The portfolio extends from satellite data distribution, through specialised image & GIS data processing and analysis, up to advanced geoinformation products and services.

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GMV Aerospace and Defence S.A. (GMV) is a Spanish privately owned company, integrated within the industrial group Grupo Tecnológico e Industrial GMV S.A and devoted to engineering, software development and turn-key systems integration for the aerospace, security and defence sectors.

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GMVIS SKYSOFT, S.A. is a Portuguese engineering company specialised in the development and integration of critical software systems in the industries of Aerospace, Aeronautics, Defense, Security, Transports, Telecommunications and Public Sector.

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Indra is the premier Information Technology company in Spain and a leading IT multinational in Europe and Latin America. In 2008, revenues reached € 2,380 M (one third from international market). Indra employs 29,000 professionals with clients in more than 90 countries.

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Instituto Superior Técnico (IST), the Engineering School of Lisbon Technical University is Portugal's main Engineering School. MARETEC is one of IST's multidisciplinary research centres. MARETEC's main activities are numerical modelling applied to aquatic environmental problems, monitoring and data management.

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The Istituto Affari Internazionali (IAI), an Italian non-profit organisation, was founded in 1965 with the main objective of promoting an understanding of the problems of international politics through studies, research, meetings and publications through an interdisciplinary approach and policy-oriented objectives.

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Joanneum Research is one of the largest non-university research institutions in Austria. Its role as an innovative partner for business and administration is reflected in its wide range of services: from applied research and development to custom-designed technical business consulting and vast expertise in management of complex research contracts.

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JRC (Directorate Joint Research Centre) is a research based policy support organisation and an integral part of the European Commission. It is providing the scientific advice and technical know-how to support a wide range of EU policies. The JRC is represented in G-MOSAIC by its Institute for the Protection and Security of the Citizen

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King's College London is one of England's oldest and most prestigious university institutions. It is represented in G-MOISAIC by its War Studies Department, a multi-disciplinary department devoted to the study of all aspects of war and conflict and the broad remit of international relations

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LUISS Business School is a division of LUISS Guido Carli University that has a worldwide recognition as a knowledge hub for postgraduate studies. Its research activities, high in rigor and relevance, cover diverse topics in management, public administration, strategy, organisation, and innovation.

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Planetek Italia is a leading company providing design and development of integrated geographic data management systems. It participates in major European space programmes (GMES, LIMES, Preview, SLAM). Its offer includes Products & Support on EO data, Image processing, GIS, Web Publishing.

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Sistematica S.p.A. focuses on the design and development of turnkey solutions and software and systems consulting. The Sistematica group gained extensive Space experience by actively participating in international programs such as COSMO-SkyMed, Galileo,  Kompsat-5 and GMES.

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SpaceTec Partners

SpaceTec Partners sprl is a subsidiary of Munich-based SpaceTec Capital Partners GmbH. SpaceTec Capital Partners is a consultancy and investment company with a focus on space, geo-information and security.

Brussels-based SpaceTec Partners provides consulting services on satellite applications (Earth Observation, SatCom and SatNav) with a strong emphasis on European GMES-related projects. SpaceTec Partners’ business includes service contracts with European institutions and FP7 projects.

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Swisspeace is a practice-oriented peace research institute in the area of conflict analysis and peacebuilding. It researches the causes of wars and violent conflicts, develops tools for early recognition of tensions, and formulates conflict mitigation and peacebuilding strategies.

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SYNESYS is a SME founded in 1999 by a small team of senior engineers, and specialised in the design of complex computer-based systems. The main goal of SYNESYS is to offer services for development and design of high tech IT systems. Its clients are major companies and administrations in Defence, Transportation, Telecommunications and Energy.

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Thales Alenia Space France is the French arm of Thales Alenia Space. It is a European leader for satellite systems and represents a worldwide standard for space development: from navigation to telecommunications, from meteorology to environmental monitoring, from defence to science and observation.

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Thales Alenia Space Italia is the Italian arm of Thales Alenia Space. It is a European leader for satellite systems and represents a worldwide standard for space development: from navigation to telecommunications, from meteorology to environmental monitoring, from defence to science and observation.

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Thales Communications France is part of the Thales group, a leading international electronics and systems group, addressing Aerospace and Space, Defence and Security markets worldwide. The Group's civil and military businesses develop in parallel and share a common base of technologies. to serve a single objective: the security of people, property and nations.

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TNO

The Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research (TNO) is an independent public body that focuses on applied research. Its key activities are knowledge development and knowledge application. It is active in five core areas: Quality of life ; Defence, Security and Safety ; Science and Industry ; Geosciences ; ICT.

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The TU Bergakademie Freiberg (TUBAF), founded in 1765, is regarded as one of the most successful and respected universities in Germany. With its four core themes Geosciences, Materials, Energy and Environment it has a very distinct profile addressing the specific issues of our time.

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The LADSAT (Satellite data Analysis Laboratory) of Universita Degli Studi Della Basilicata (UNIBAS) focuses its activity on the development of new sensors and original data analysis methods for satellite remote sensing for natural, technological and environmental hazards forecast, monitoring and damage assessment.

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The Centre for Geoinformatics (Z_GIS) is an interdisciplinary centre established at the  Paris-Lodron University Salzburg (PLUS). As experts for the spatial view Z_GIS focuses on interoperable GIS usage, spatial modelling, satellite remote sensing, image analysis, digital cartography and GI-based communication.

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