IES Takes Part in European Space Expo Riga

The largest travelling European Space Expo exhibition opens its doors to the visitors from 30 April to 10 May in Riga. As a part of the exhibition, on 1 May IES leading researcher Dr.Phys. Dainis Jakovels will speak about Satellite data support for land cover/land use monitoring and forest management. On the exhibition’s pavilion the interactive information about IES’s technologies and research projects will be available.


The European Space Expo is organized by the European Commission. It aims to present the achievements of the EU Space Programme and how European Union investment in space research benefits EU citizens in their everyday life.

The exhibition in Latvia is hosted by the Ministry of Education and Science in cooperation with Z(in)oo Children’s Scientific Centre.

The exhibition’s entrance is free for charge.

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