Newsflash for the NEREUS community
Top: NEREUS Delegation of German Regions meets with Dr. Pascale Ehrenfreund in Cologne (10.03.2017). Bottom: Signature of the Memorandum of Cooperation between NEREUS and Mercator Ocean, entrusted entity by the European Commission to manage the Copernicus Marine Environment Monitoring Service. The Memorandum was signed by NEREUS Vice President Christian Bruns and Meractor Ocean Director General Pierre Bahurel during a festive ceremony under the auspices of MEP Omarjee Younous.
Network affairs
  • SAVE THE DATES REGISTER [Deadline: 05.05.2017]
    • 18.05.2017 | 2017 General Assembly (PART 1 - Interactive Brainstorming Sessions) 
    • 18.05.2017 | 2017 General Assembly (Evening Cocktail)
    • 19.05.2017 | 2017 General Assembly (PART 2 - Statutory Affairs and Elections)
  • BECOME A MANAGEMENT BOARD MEMBER | Elections will be held during the next annual General Assembly. If you wish to represent your Region at Board level, influencing the network's overall strategy, you can send the candidacites to the Secretariat according to Article 16 of the Statutes [Deadline: 05.05.2017]
  • DOWNLOAD THE ANNUAL ACTIVITY REPORT 2016 | 2016 was a busy year for the Space sector and this impacted on NEREUS' advocacy activities. Look into the main highlights of the year | DOWNLOAD 
  • NEREUS MET with the German National Space Agency DLR | A delegation of German Regions met with Dr. Pascale Ehrenfreund, the Chair of the DLR Executive Board | More information
  • NEREUS SIGNED A MEMORANDUM OF COOPERATION WITH MERCATOR OCEAN | Mercator Ocean, the organisation in charge of managing the Copernicus Marine Environrment Monitoring Service for the European Commission, is the first entrusted entity who signed a Memorandum of Cooperation with a regional network of public administrations. For two years, NEREUS Regions will be able to host training sessions on services for marin environment monitoring and provide feedback on user requirements.
  • NEREUS expert Nicola Pergola at Copernicus Training and Information Session | As part of the successful consortia of the Copernicus User Uptake framework Contract, NEREUS is responsible for the Copernicus for Local and Regional Administration module which can be presented during the Copernicus Training and Information Sessions organized by the European Commission in selected Member States. Mr Nicola Pergola (CNR-IMAA, Basilicata Region) presented "How Copernicus can support Public administrations in assessing farmers' eligibility to EU aids"
  • NEREUS Secretary General Roya Ayazi at BEGEO2017 | BeGeo is the annual congess where GIS professionals meet. NEREUS has been invited to give a presentation on its experience in improving Copernicus Uptake among LRAs. 
Working Groups
  • Welcome the new co-chair of the Clusters Working Group: Dr Antonio Zilli (Apulia Region) works for the Distretto Tecnologico Aerospaziale as resposible for ECCP and Internationalization.  
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