EO in Epidemio

Team


 

Jena-Optronik is the leader of the project team for Epidemio. Since the work plan requires combining complementary skills and expertise, a consortium was organised that is qualified and well experienced in the various relevant fields. The project team consist of:

 

  • System developers
  • Service providers and value adding companies
  • GIS and remote sensing experts with operational experience relevant to the project
  • Experts / interface epidemiology

 

Project partner
To the Project team belong the following project partners:

Project team information

Jena-Optronik GmbH (DJO)

  • German corporation, 110 employees, founded in 1992, headquartered in Jena
  • Main business fields: space instruments and subsystems, sensors, software and data processing, non-space products and engineering services

 

Swiss Tropical Institute (STI)

  • Swiss Institute in Basel, founded in 1943, It is financed by grants from the Canton of Basel-Stadt and the Swiss Federal Government, and to a large extent (75%) by its own income
  • Today’s 4 main areas of activities: Research (in Infection Biology, Parasitology, Epidemiology and Public Health), Teaching (in the same disciplines), Medical and Diagnostic Services, Expertise in health planning and the evaluation of health care systems and health risksC-Core
  • Canadian R & D corporation, 55 employees, founded in 1975, headquartered in St.John’s, Newfoundland
  • Main business fields: Geotechnical Engineering, Ice Engineering, Intelligent Systems and Remote Sensing. Market Sectors include Oil and Gas, Energy Pipelines, Mining, Forestry, Fisheries and Aquaculture

 

GAMMA Remote Sensing

  • Swiss corporation, small company, founded in 1995, headquartered in Muri, Bern
  • Main business fields: Application of microwaves to Earth remote sensing, especially in the areas of SAR, interferometric SAR, differential SAR, interferometric point target analysis, stereo SAR

 

Remote Sensing Solutions GmbH (RSS)

  • German corporation, small company, founded in 1998, office in Munich
  • Main business fields: value-adding services, consulting, research and development in remote sensing and GIS

 

Silogic

  • French corporation, 400 employees, founded in 1989, headquartered in Toulouse
  • Main business fields: IT services divided in 4 activities “Scientific and Industrial Software Engineering”, “Information Systems”, “Environmental Engineering and Earth Observation”, “Project Management Assistance and Quality Control”.

 

C-Core

  • Canadian R & D corporation, 55 employees, founded in 1975, headquartered in St.John’s, Newfoundland
  • Main business fields: Geotechnical Engineering, Ice Engineering, Intelligent Systems and Remote Sensing. Market Sectors include Oil and Gas, Energy Pipelines, Mining, Forestry, Fisheries and Aquaculture

 

User Group

The User Group is composed of the following organisations:

WHO WHO Programme on Health Mapping, Geneva, Switzerland
CERMES Centre de Recherche Médicale et Sanitaire, Niamey, Niger
Pasteur Group de Recherche sur le Paludisme, Institute Pasteur de Madagascar, Madagascar
CIRMF Centre International de Recherches Médicales de Franceville, Franceville, Gabon.
HIMAL Highlands Malaria Project, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
TALA Trypanosomiasis and Land Use in Africa Research Group, University of Oxford, Department of Zoology, United Kingdom.
CNRS Centre National de Recherche Scientifique, Paris, France
UMLV Université de Marne La Vallée, France