INSPIRE Knowledge Base

European Space Agency

LMO Description
Organisation: 
European Space Agency
Proposed role in INSPIRE development
  • allocate experts to Drafting Teams
  • yes
  • submit reference material as input to the Drafting Teams
  • yes
  • register a project to test/revise/develop the draft Implementing Rules
  • yes
  • implement pilot projects to test/revise/develop the draft Implementing Rules
  • yes
    Details
    Level of authority: 
    International
    European
    Formal Mandate: 
    <p>See ESA Convention at <a href="http://esamultimedia.esa.int/docs/SP1271En_final.pdf"> http://esamultimedia.esa.int/docs/SP1271En_final.pdf </a></p>
    Main Activities: 
    See GMES Preparatory Activities http://www.esa.int/esaLP/SEMYU10DU8E_LPgmes_0.html
    Area of work/experience
    Geographic Domain:: 
    International
    European
    Societal Sector: 
    intergovernemental, European space research
    Previous Experience relevant for INSPIRE development: 
    ESA fosters standardisation activties related to INSPIRE,ESA participates in CEOS, OGC CCSDS and other standardisation releted bodies.
    Primary Business: 
    Earth Observation Programme
    Environmental application domains: 
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    INSPIRE Data Themes
    Coordinator
    Producer