On October 23-27 2017, the Group on Earth Observations (GEO)community will come together at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington, D.C. for GEO Week 2017.

GEO Week 2017, consisting of GEO-XIV Plenary, side events and exhibition, will highlight and promote the role, applications and opportunities to use Earth observations (EO) in delivering ‘Insight for a changing world’.

An Italian delegation composed by experts working for National Research Council of Italy- Institute of Atmospheric Pollution Research (CNR-IIA)Polytechnic University of Milan (POLIMI)National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology (INGV)National Research Council of Italy (CNR-IBAF, CNR-ISAC, CNR-IGG)Italian National Institute for Environmental Protection and Research (ISPRA)Ministry for the Environment Land and Sea (MATTM)Italian Space Agency (ASI)Euro-Mediterranean Center on Climate Change (CMCC) and other experts representing Italian Institutions and Agencies working on Earth Observation, will take part to the event.