H. E. LÁSZLÓ ODROBINA, AMBASSADOR OF HUNGARY IN SPAIN, VISITS SATCEN
On 16 July, H. E. László Odrobina, Ambassador of Hungary in Spain, visited the SatCen. They were welcomed by the SatCen Director, Ambassador Sorin Ducaru, as well as the Deputy Director Giuseppe D’Amico, the Head of IT Alexis Letulier, and the Operations Manager Marcello Moretti.
Director Ducaru provided an introduction to the SatCen mission, its activities and governance, also covering current challenges and the Centre’s strategic development perspective.
During a visit to the Operations area, SatCen experts presented the wide spectrum of analysis capabilities as well as other space-related activities to the guest. The briefing included new IT developments and various, often in-house developed tools as well as analysis techniques, demonstrating the agency´s readiness for future technological challenges.
Imagery analysts explained examples of their work as part of the SatCen portfolio, including products which are part of the Copernicus Service in Support to EU External Action.
To conclude the visit, the Ambassador had the opportunity to meet the Centre’s Hungarian seconded national experts, exchanging views and experiences from their work at the agency.