The 25th Landsat Technical Working Group International Conference

The 25th Landsat Technical Working Group International Conference

6 – 10 June 2016 Sirindhorn Center for Geo-Informatics
Space Krenovation Park, Sriracha, Chonburi, Thailand

Introduction :

The 25th meeting of the Landsat Technical Working Group (LTWG#25) to be held in Sri Racha, Thailand from 6-10 June 2016. The meeting will include several briefings on the Landsat 8 mission, including focused session for on-orbit performance as well as ground system operations. Additionally, updates on the still operational Landsat 7 mission and future mission plans, including Landsat9, will be provided. The meeting will also present the progress of the Landsat Global Archive Consolidation (LGAC) initiative, the Ground Control Point (GCP) improvement plan, the Landsat Product Roadmap, and the Landsat Collection Management and Data Versioning plan. Technical collaboration special topics including Real Time Applications and Architectures Enabling Analysis Ready Data (ARD) will also be discussed. Landsat staff will be available during the meeting as well as during a Question and Answer (Q&A) session to answer any question of all participants. This meeting will provide a tremendous opportunity for participants to meet with the USGS Landsat staff as well as to collaborate with the rest of the Landsat International Cooperator Network.

Objective :

  • To updates on the operational Landsat 7-9 mission and future mission plans
  • To meet and ask insightful questions with the USGS Landsat staff as well as to collaborate with the rest of the Landsat International Cooperator Network
  • To follow the progress of the Landsat Global Archive Consolidation (LGAC) initiative and so on

Locations :

Space Krenovation Park (SKP), Sriracha, Chonburi

Schedule : Download

Organizers :

Geo-informatics and Space Technology Development Agency (GISTDA)

GISTDA is a Thai space research organization. It is responsible for remote sensing and technology development satellites.  In order to enhance the utilization in remote sensing and GIS, GISTDA was established on November 3, 2000 as a public organization which assumes all responsibilities and activities for space technology and geo-informatics applications.
Website : www.gistda.or.th

The United States Geological Survey (USGS)

The USGS is a science organization that provides impartial information on the health of our ecosystems and environment, the natural hazards that threaten us, the natural resources we rely on, the impacts of climate and land-use change, and the core science systems that help us provide timely, relevant, and useable information.

Website : http://www.usgs.gov/

Stinger Ghaffarian Technologies, Inc. (SGT)

SGT was founded in 1994 by Harold Stinger and Dr. Kam Ghaffarian. SGT is headquartered in Greenbelt, Maryland with locations throughout the country. SGT provides award-winning, high-value engineering, mission operations, scientific, and IT service solutions to a wide array of federal government agencies nationwide with the focus on commitment to integrity, customers and employees

Website : http://www.sgt-inc.com/

contacts

Steve Labahn, USGS
E-mail : labahn@usgs.gov
Tel :    +1(605) 594-2701 (office)
+1(605) 553-6538 (mobile)

Boonchoob  Boongthong, GISTDA
E-mail : boonchoob@gistda.or.th
Tel :    +66 3304 6313 (office)
+66 81 732 6748 (mobile)

Sararak Tanarat, GISTDA
E-mail : sararak@gistda.or.th
Tel :    +66 3304 6300 (office)
+66 62 463 5566 (mobile)

Jerad Shaw, SGT
E-mail : jshaw@usgs.gov
Tel :    +1(605) 594-6944 (office)
+1(605) 261-4034 (mobile)

Laura Nemec, SGT
E-mail : laura.nemec.ctr@usgs.gov
Tel :    +1(605) 594-6169 (office)
+1(605) 212-1253 (mobile)