ROUND TABLE (WORKSHOP)
The event in Tirana gathered representatives of the 3 GEO projects in Albania - BalkanGEONet, OBSERVE and IASON, as well the representatives of national Earth observation initiatives and programmes. The goal of the workshop was to summarize the experiences and achievements of the recent and on-going GEO activities in the country and to provide an insight into their benefits to the Albanian scientific community. Also the participants investigated the perspective of Albanian institutions in future GEO initiatives and the European research agenda.
Topic: BalkanGeoNet Project, Contribution of Albanian Partner (IGJEUM, UPT) and profit.
Venue: Institute of Geosciences, Energy, water and Environment, TIRANA
Date: July 25, 2014
Leaders of project (Albanian partner): Prof. dr. Ibrahim Milushi & Dr. Hamza Reci, IGJEUM, UPT, Tirana, Albania
Presentations (in Albanian):
10:00 – 10:10 Welcoming speech (Prof. Asoc. Dr. Fatos Hoxhaj, Director of IGJEUM)
10:10 – 10:40 “Contribution of the Albanian partner in BGN project, benefits of our country"
Prof. Dr. Ibrahim Milushi, IGJEUM
10:40 – 11:10 “Perspective of Albania in the future EO in initiatives"
Dr. Hamza Reçi, IGJEUM
11:10 – 11:25 “AGS as produces an user of EO”
Dr. Viktor Doda, Albanian Geological Survey
11:25 – 11:40 “IASON project and its relationship with BGN project. The monitoring network of natural hazards”
Dr. Miranda Deda, CIMA Foundation - Albania
11:40– 11:55 “Radon risk in Albania, A case study”
Prof.Asoc. Safet Dogjani, Prof. Dr Ibrahim Milushi , IGJEUM
11:55 – 12:10 “Contibutions of Albanian partner in OBSERVE project”
Dr. Gezim Gjata &, Sokol Allaraj, FIN, UPT