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The 16th AOGEO Symposium will be held in Tokyo, Japan from 3 to 5 September.

The Symposium will be organized to develop as our regional platform to “create” Earth Intelligence together with the regional society by sharing the concept of “Earth Intelligence,” which intends to co-create knowledge and insights not only with data providers and analyzers but also with society.

For those who needs visa support, please complete your registration by 28th June.

“Creating Earth Intelligence with the Asia Oceania Society”

The 16th AOGEO Symposium will explore how the Asia-Oceania region can create Earth Intelligence, deliver it to our region, and ensure global equity. With an eye toward input to the Post-2025 GEO Implementation Plan, an AOGEO Statement will be adopted as an output of this symposium and submitted to GEO.

KEY OBJECTIVES

  • Confirm the effectiveness and accelerate the development and utilization of Earth Intelligence in the AO region;
  • Enhance stakeholder collaboration and cooperation in the AO region;
  • Introduce Post-2025 GEO Strategy to the AOGEO community;
  • Increase equity through accessible Earth Intelligence and develop capacity building in the AO region (including promoting participation of young people); and to
  • Make recommendations to GEO for international collaboration and the Post-2025 Implementation Plan

WHEN AND WHERE

Date: 3-5 September 2024

Venue: Tokyo International Exchange Center Plaza HEISEI, Tokyo, Japan

Access: https://www.jasso.go.jp/en/ryugaku/kyoten/tiec/access.html

Format: In-person (with live streaming plenary sessions and hybrid TG sessions if necessary)

WEEK AT A GLANCE (tentative)

Sep 3 (Tue) Sep 4 (Wed) Sep 5 (Thu)
AM Opening Session
Keynote Speech
Road to Post 2025
Country Report
TG Session Part 2 TG Activity Reports
PM Special Session 1
TG Session Part 1
TG Session Part 3
Statement Meeting
(Closed)
Special Session 2
Adoption of Statement
Closing
All Day Poster Exhibitions

ABOUT THE AOGEO SYMPOSIUM

AOGEO is a Regional Group on Earth Observations (Regional GEO) which envisions a future where decisions and actions for the benefit of humankind are informed by coordinated, comprehensive and sustained Earth observations. The AOGEO Symposium is the annual regional forum for the Asia-Oceania GEO that facilitates the exchange of diverse perspectives and identification of emerging regional topics, fostering enhanced collaboration among various stakeholders.