URBIS24 - Workshop

16. - 18. September 2024
ESA-ESRIN, Frascati, IT

The URBIS24 (URBan Insights from Space) Workshop will gather a diverse community of urban policymakers, Earth Observation researchers, service providers and various end-users. This event will offer an insightful exploration of urban challenges and innovative EO-integrated solutions.


The European Space Agency (ESA)


Content Description

URBIS24 will consist of presentations from invited speakers addressing key urban challenges and insights on latest results from experts leveraging Earth Observation for urban problem-solving and monitoring. The workshop is designed to be dynamic and participatory, featuring interactive sessions to identify the pressing needs and priorities of urban experts and decision-makers.

Through collaborative discussions, the goal is to map existing innovative methodologies and technological solutions while exploring new applications for further development. The workshop will also include a poster session, providing a platform for participants to showcase their projects and use cases, fostering networking and exchange of ideas.

Join URBIS24 to stay informed about the latest developments in urban monitoring and innovation from space and contribute to shaping the next steps.


  • Gather participants from different sectors, including urban experts, policy makers, remote sensing experts, academia and NGOs, in sharing knowledge, expertise and opportunities of using EO in addressing urban challenges, hence fostering new collaborations among participants;
  • Identify challenges and priorities of urban experts and decision-makers in the context of urban planning, urban adaptation, increasing livability, which can strongly benefit from using up-to-date EO-integrated solutions;
  • Explore up to date results from Remote Sensing scientists and experts and delineate new applications and R&D activities.

Contact Address

For information regarding the submissions,
author instructions, scientific committee related inquiries
please contact:

E-mail: EO4Society.Conf@esa.int

For information regarding the logistics of the venue place,
support with logistics booking and registration
please contact:

E-mail: events.organisation@esa.int