Publications *



  1. C. Kalaitzidis, I. Manakos, C. Jurgens, P. Wezyk, Introduction to the special issue: “Earth observation supporting sustainability research”, 2020, European Journal of Remote Sensing, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/22797254.2020.1784677

  2. C. Boutsoukis, I. Manakos, M. Heurich, A. Delopoulos, Canopy height estimation from single multispectral 2D airborne imagery using texture analysis and machine learning in structurally rich temperate forests, 2019, Remote Sensing Journal, DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/rs11232853

  3. G. Kordelas, I. Manakos, G. Lefebvre, B. Poulin, Automatic Inundation Mapping Using Sentinel-2 Data Applicable to Both Camargue and Doñana Biosphere Reserves, 2019, Remote Sensing Journal, 11(19), 2251, DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/rs11192251

  4. I. Manakos, G. Kordelas, K. Marini, Fusion of Sentinel-1 data with Sentinel-2 products to overcome non-favourable atmospheric conditions for the delineation of inundation maps", 2019, European Journal of Remote Sensing, DOI: 10.1080/22797254.2019.1596757

  5. I. Manakos, M. Tomaszewska, I. Gkinis, O. Brovkina, L. Filchev, L. Genc, I. Gitas, A. Halabuk, M. Inalpulat, A. Irimescu, G. Jelev, K. Karantzalos, T. Katagis, L. Kupkova, M. Lavreniuk, M. Mesaros, D. Mihailescu, M. Nita, T. Rusnak, P. Stych, F. Zemek, J. Albrechtova, P. Campbell, Comparison of Global and Continental Land Cover Products for selected study areas in South Central and Eastern European Region, 2018, Remote Sensing, 10(12), 1967, DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/rs10121967

  6. G. Kordelas, I. Manakos, D. Aragones, R. Diaz-Delgado, J. Bustamante, Fast and automatic data-driven thresholding for inundation mapping with Sentinel-2 data , 2018, Remote Sensing, 10, 910, DOI: 10.3390/rs10060910.

  7. D. Pasetto, S. Arenas-Castro, J. Bustamante, R. Casagrandi, N. Chrysoulakis, A. Cord, A. Dittrich, C. Domingo, G. El Serafy, A. Karnieli, G. Kordelas, I. Manakos, L. Mari, A. Monteiro, E. Palazzi, D. Poursanidis, A. Rinaldo, S. Terzago, A. Ziemba, G. Ziv, Integration of satellite remote sensing data in ecosystem modelling at local scales: practices and trends , 2018, Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 9, 1810–1821.

  8. I. Manakos, K. Chatzopoulos-Vouzoglanis, I. Gkinis, Z. Petrou, E. Stylianidis, G. Pozoukidou, Assessing urban development trends in representative Local Administrative Units before and after the Greek economic crisis, 2017, Remote Sensing Applications: Society and Environment, 7, 49-56, DOI: 10.1016/j.rsase.2017.06.004.

  9. I. Manakos, C. Karakizi, I. Gkinis, K. Karantzalos, Validation and Inter-Comparison of Spaceborne Derived Global and Continental Land Cover Products for the Mediterranean Region: The Case of Thessaly , 2017, Land, 6(2), 34, DOI: 10.3390/land6020034.

  10. I. Manakos, E. Technitou, Z. Petrou, C. Karydas, V. Tomaselli, G. Veronico, G. Mountrakis, Multi-modal knowledge base generation from very high resolution satellite imagery for habitat mapping, 2016, European Journal of Remote Sensing, 49, 1033-1060, DOI: 10.5721/EuJRS20164953.

  11. A. Endres, G. Mountrakis, H. Jin, W. Zhuang, I. Manakos, J.J. Wiley Jr, C.M. Beier, Relative importance analysis of Landsat, waveform LIDAR and PALSAR inputs for deciduous biomass estimation, 2016, European Journal of Remote Sensing, 49, 795-807, DOI: 10.5721/EuJRS20164942.

  12. D. Koureas, A. Hardisty, R. Vos, D. Agosti, C. Arvanitidis, P. Bogatencov, P. Buttigieg, Y. de Jong, F. Horvath, G. Gkoutos, Q. Groom, T. Kliment, U. Kõljalg, I. Manakos, A. Marcer, K. Marhold, D. Morse, P. Mergen, L. Penev, L. Pettersson, J. Svenning, A. van de Putte, V. Smith, Unifying European Biodiversity Informatics (BioUnify), 2016, Research Ideas and Outcomes 2: e7787, doi: 10.3897/rio.2.e7787

  13. Z. Petrou, I. Manakos, T. Stathaki, Remote sensing for biodiversity monitoring: A review of methods for biodiversity indicator extraction and assessment of progress towards international targets , 2015, Biodiversity and Conservation, 24(10), 2333-2363.

  14. Z. Petrou, I. Manakos, T. Stathaki, C. A. Mücher, M. Adamo, Discrimination of vegetation height categories with passive satellite sensor imagery using texture analysis, 2015, IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observation and Remote Sensing, 8(4), 1442–1455.

  15. I. Manakos, K. Chatzopoulos-Vouzoglanis, Z. Petrou, L. Filchev, A. Apostolakis, Globalland30 Mapping Capacity of Land Surface Water in Thessaly, Greece, 2015, Land 4(1), 1-18.

  16. R. Lucas, P. Blonda, P. Bunting, G. Jones, J. Inglada, M. Arias, V. Kosmidou, Z. Petrou, I. Manakos, M. Adamo, R. Charnock, C. Tarantino, C. A. Mücher, R. Jongman, H. Kramer, D. Arvor, J. P. Honrado, P. Mairota, The Earth Observation Data for Habitat Monitoring (EODHAM) System, 2015, International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation 37, 17–28.

  17. H. Nagendra, P. Mairota, C. Marangi, R. Lucas, P. Dimopoulos, J. P. Honrado, M. Niphadkar, C. A. Mücher, V. Tomaselli, M. Panitsa, C. Tarantino, I. Manakos, P. Blonda, Satellite Earth observation data to identify anthropogenic pressures in selected protected areas, 2015.

  18. C. A. Mücher, L. Roupioz, H. Kramer, M. M. B. Bogers, R. H. G. Jongman, R. M. Lucas, V. Kosmidou, Z. Petrou, I. Manakos, E. Padoa-Schioppa, M. Adamo, P. Blonda, Synergy of Airborne LiDAR and Worldview-2 satellite imagery for land cover and habitat mapping: a BIOSOS-EODHAM case study for the Netherlands, 2015, International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation 37, 48–55.

  19. Z. Petrou, V. Kosmidou, I. Manakos, T. Stathaki, M. Adamo, C. Tarantino, V. Tomaselli, P. Blonda, M. Petrou, A rule-based classification methodology to handle uncertainty in habitat mapping employing evidential reasoning and fuzzy logic, 2014, Pattern Recognition Letters, 48, 24-33.

  20. M. Adamo, C. Tarantino, V. Tomaselli, V. Kosmidou, Z. Petrou, I. Manakos, R.M. Lucas, C.A. Mucher, G. Veronico, C. Marangi, V. De Pasquale, P. Blonda, Expert knowledge for translating land cover/use maps to General Habitat Categories (GHC), 2014, Landscape Ecol., 29(6), 1045-1067.

  21. V. Kosmidou, Z. Petrou, R.G.H. Bunce, C.A. Mucher, R.H.G. Jongman, M.M. Bogers, R.M. Lucas, V. Tomaselli, P. Blonda, E. Padoa-Schioppa, I. Manakos, M. Petrou, Harmonization of the Land Cover Classification System (LCCS) with the General Habitat Categories (GHC) classification system, 2014, Ecol. Indic. 36, 290–300.

  22. A. Elatawneh, A. Wallner, I. Manakos, T. Schneider, T. Knoke, Forest Cover Database Updates Using Multi-Seasonal RapidEye Data - Storm Event Assessment in the Bavarian Forest National Park, Forests 2014, 5, 1284-1303.

  23. C.G. Karydas, M. Petriolis, I. Manakos, Evaluating alternative methods of soil erodibility mapping in the Mediterranean island of Crete, Special Issue 'Soil Erosion: A Major Threat to Food Production and the Environment', Journal of Agriculture, 2013, 3(3), Pages 362-380.

  24. I. Manakos, Remote Sensing in Europe: Status analysis and trends focusing on environment and agriculture, Journal of Aeronautics and Space Technologies, 2013, Vol.6, No. 1, Pages 1-5.

* Since the initiaton of eos.iti.gr team (2013)


  1. R. Lucas, P. Blonda, J. Bustamante, R. Diaz-Delgado, S. Giamberini, G. Kordelas, J. Goncalves, I. Manakos, M. Santoro, R. Sonnenschein, F. Weiser, L. Willm, R. Viterbi, Enabling Earth Observation for Protected Areas, The ever growing use of Copernicus across Europe’s Regions - A selection of 99 user stories by local and regional authorities, 2018, Co-Production of the European Commission, the European Space Agency and the Network of European Regions Using Space Technologies, 120-121.

  2. I. Manakos, M. Braun, Land Use & land cover mapping in Europe - practices and trends, Remote Sensing and Digital Image Processing Book Series, 2014, Springer Verlag, 18, p.441.

  3. C. Kalaitzidis, I. Manakos, "Приложение на дистанционните изследвания и геоинформационните технологии в земеделието - Application of remote sensing and geoinformation technologies in agriculture", in Наблюдение на Земята от Космоса: : Учебно помагало за самоподготовка в извънкласни дейности по природни науки/ Earth Observation from Space - Tutorial for individual work in extracurricular activities in natural sciences, 2018, L. Filchev Ed., Space Research and Technology Institute-Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, p. 190 ( ISBN 978-619-7490-03-9/ eISBN 978-619-7490-04-6, DOI :10.3897/9786197490046 ) http://space.bas.bg/BG/magasin/Lecture_Notes_EEOBSS.pdf

  4. I. Manakos, S. Lavender, "Remote Sensing in Support of Geo-Information in Europe", Land Use and Land Cover Mapping in Europe - practices & trends, Remote Sensing and Digital Image Processing Book Series, 2014, Springer Verlag, 18, 3-10.

* Since the initiaton of eos.iti.gr team (2013)


  1. I. Manakos, A. Ledawi, A. Stergioudis, C. Kalaitzidis, Assessment of Texture Features’ Contribution in Discriminating Natural Bare Areas vs. Artificially Covered Ones: Chania Case Study, Proceedings of the EARSeL Joint Workshop 2021 "EO for sustainable cities and communities", March 30 - April 1 2021, Liege, Belgium, pp. 126-127.

  2. L. Alagialoglou, I. Manakos, M. Heurich, J. Červenka and A. Delopoulos, Canopy height estimation from spaceborne imagery using convolutional encoder-decoder, 27th International Conference on Multimedia Modeling, January 25-27 2021, Prague, Czech Republic, doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-67835-7_26

  3. R. Lucas, A. Mitchell, I. Manakos, P. Blonda, The Earth Obsevation Data Ecosystem Monitoring (Eodesm) System, IGARSS 2018 - 2018 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, Valencia, 2018, 8985-8987, doi: 10.1109/IGARSS.2018.8519474

  4. Z. Petrou, T. Stathaki, I. Manakos, M. Adamo, C. Tarantino, P. Blonda, Land cover to habitat map conversion using remote sensing data: a supervised learning approach, in: IEEE Int. Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symp., IEEE, Quebec City, 2014, pp. 4683–4686.

  5. Z. Petrou, I. Manakos, T. Stathaki, C. Tarantino, M. Adamo, P. Blonda, A vegetation height classification approach based on texture analysis of a single VHR image, Proceedings of the 35th International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment, 2014, IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science, 17, 012210 doi:10.1088/1755-1315/17/1/012210.

  6. S. Mucher, L. Roupioz, H. Kramer, M. Wolters, M. Bogers, R. Lucas, P. Bunting, Z. Petrou, V. Kosmidou, I. Manakos, E. Padoa-Schioppa, G.F. Ficetola, A. Bonardi, M. Adamo, P. Blonda, LIDAR as a valuable information source for habitat mapping, GI_Forum conference, 2-5 July 2013, Salzburg, Austria, pp. 520–523.

  7. M. Adamo, C. Tarantino, V. Kosmidou, Z. Petrou, I. Manakos, V. Tomaselli, R. Lucas, S. Muncher, P. Blonda, Disambiguation rules based on Earth Observation data for Land Cover to habitat map translation: a case study, GI_Forum conference, 2-5 July 2013, Salzburg, Austria, pp. 487–491.

  8. M. Adamo, C. Tarantino, V. Kosmidou, Z. Petrou, I. Manakos, R. M. Lucas, V. Tomaselli, C. A. Mucher, P. Blonda,Land cover to habitat map translation: Disambiguation rules based on Earth Observation data, in: IEEE Int. Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symp., IEEE, Melbourne, 2013. pp. 3817–3820.

  9. P. Blonda, P. Dimopoulos, R. H. G. Jongman, C. A. Mucher, H. Nagendra, D. Iasillo, A. Arnaud, P. Mairota, J. P. Honrado, E. Padoa-Schioppa, R. Lucas, P. Bunting, L. Durieux, S. Bollanos, L. Candela, J. Inglada, I. Manakos, "The BIO_SOS European Initiative for Habitat Monitoring", 33rd EARSeL annual Symposium Proceedings, Matera, Italy, 2013, 911 - 920.

* Since the initiaton of eos.iti.gr team (2013)


  1. Manakos, I., Earth Observation in Service of Terrestrial Ecosystems' Monitoring, Keynote speaker at the 7th International Conference on Geographical Information Systems Theory, Applications and Management (GISTAM), 23 - 25, April 2021(to be delivered)

  2. Manakos I., Copernicus assisted services for forest management, Keynote speaker at the 9th International Symposium on Forest and Sustainable Development, 16th October 2020, Brașov, Romania. Contributors for the services: Łoś H. , Piccard I. , Jose Rodrigues Saraiva S. , Panda K. , Erdem H. , Taravat A. , Stergioudis A. , Heurich M. , Delopoulos A. , Boutsoukis C. , Aristeridou D. ,Kordelas G.

  3. Manakos, I., Interview in the second edition of MedRIN's (Mediterranean Regional Information Network) newsletter, July, 2020

  4. Drosou, A., Manakos, I. Snapearth's (H2020 project) news announcement, Earth Observation data and Artificial Intelligence in support of Journalism, 31, March 2020

  5. Bustamante, J., Manakos, I., García, D., Díaz-Delgado, R., Méndez, P., Kordelas, G. CERTH's news announcement about "Copernicus Sentinels improve hydroperiod estimations of Mediterranean wetlands", ( "Aξιοποίηση των δορυφορικών δεδομένων του δικτύου Copernicus στον υπολογισμό της εποχικής δυναμικότητας και της υδροπεριόδου των μεσογειακών υγρότοπων", article in Greek), 25, October 2019

  6. Bustamante, J., Manakos, I., García, D., Díaz-Delgado, R., Méndez, P., Kordelas, G. ESA's Sentinel Online Journal news about "Copernicus Sentinels improve hydroperiod estimations of Mediterranean wetlands", 17, October 2019

  7. Manakos, I., 2019. How to incorporate Sentinel 1 to hydroperiod estimates in Doñana. Oral presentation at the ECOPOTENTIAL tools hands-on workshop, Doñana Biological Reserve, Spain, 1-2, October.

  8. Manakos, I., 2019. Using Sentinel 2 to estimate hydroperiod in Doñana. Oral presentation at the ECOPOTENTIAL tools hands-on workshop, Doñana Biological Reserve, Spain, 1-2, October.

  9. Manakos, I., 2019. Cooperation experiences and outlook with the Validation focus Working Group of SCERIN. Oral presentation at the International LCLUC Regional Science Joint Meeting for Central Asia and Caucasus: Water - Energy - Food and Sustainability, Nur Sultan, Kazakhstan, 16- 18, September.

  10. Manakos, I., 2019. Inundation mapping by fusing Sentinel-1 and Sentinel-2 images with machine learning techniques: the ECOPOTENTIAL legacy. Oral presentation at the International LCLUC Regional Science Joint Meeting for Central Asia and Caucasus: Water - Energy - Food and Sustainability, Nur Sultan, Kazakhstan, 16- 18, September.

  11. Manakos, I., Kordelas, G., Marini, K., Bakratsas, M., Chantziaras, G., Bonet-García, F., Gómez, M., Herrero, J., Suárez-Muñoz, M., Marangi, C., Martiradonna, A., Diele, F., Rinaldo, A., Pasetto, D., Giezendanner, J., Gonçalves, J., Honrado, J., Arenas-Castro, S., Cord, A., Bustamante, J., Garcia, D., Díaz-Delgado, R., 2019. ECOPOTENTIAL On Line Data Services. Poster at the EuroGEOSS Workshop, Lisbon, Portugal, 3-5 July.

  12. Provenzale, A., Giamberini, S., Marangi, C., Masò, J., Domingo, C., Lucas, R., Peterseil, J., Poursanidis, D., Simoes, J., Manakos, I., Marini, K., Kordelas, G., Blonda, P., Adamo, M., Tarantino, C., Karnieli, A., Santoro, M., Roncella, R., Mazzetti, P., 2019. MADE IN ECOPOTENTIAL: data portals and tools for natural ecosystems. Poster at the EuroGEOSS Workshop, Lisbon, Portugal, 3-5 July.

  13. Mazzetti, P., Manakos, I., 2019. The ECOPOTENTIAL Virtual Laboratory (VLab): a tool to share and run scientific models on cloud platforms. Presentation at the EuroGEOSS workshop, Lisbon, Portugal, 3-5 July. Contributors for the data cube part: Aristeridou, D., Kordelas, G., Marini, K., Giuliani, G., Guigoz, Y., Chatenoux, B., Chrysoulakis, N., Poursanidis, D.

  14. Ambrosia, V., Hadjimitsis, D., Gitas, G., Manakos, I., Zalides, G., Kalaitzides, C., Brice, M., Albrechtova, J., Deodato, T., Chrysoulakis, N., Ben Dor, E., Karnielli, A., Kontoes, H., Genç, L., Koru, A. & Themistocleous, K., 2019. The benefits for joining forces in the Mediterranean region in earth observation: The Mediterranean Regional Information Network (MedRIN). Presentation at 39th Annual EARSeL Symposium, Salzburg, Austria, 1-4 July.

  15. Manakos, I., 2019. ECOPOTENTIAL online data services legacy and SCERIN applications. Presentation at SCERIN-7 Capacity Building Workshop on Earth System Observations, "Land Cover Dynamics in the Agricultural and Protected Natural Areas in the SCERIN Domain", Novi Sad, Serbia, 24-27 June.

  16. Manakos, I., Aristeridou, D., Kordelas, G., Marini, K., Giuliani, G., Guigoz, Y., Chatenoux, B., Chrysoulakis, N., Poursanidis, D., 2019. Exploring the potential of Earth Observations Data Cube for monitoring a protected area. Presentation at ECOPOTENTIAL General Meeting, Rome, Italy, 20-24 May.

  17. Manakos, I., Kordelas, G., Bustamante, J., Poulin, B., 2019. Copernicus assisted inundation mapping for wetland Protected Areas. Presentation at ECOPOTENTIAL General Meeting, Rome, Italy, 20-24 May.

  18. Manakos, I., Kordelas, G., Bustamante, J., Marini, K., 2019. Derivation of inundation maps by fusing Sentinel-1 data with Sentinel-2 products to overcome cloudy conditions. Oral presentation at 2019 Living Planet Symposium, Milan, Italy, 13-17 May.

  19. Filchev, L., Manakos, I., Reuter, R., Mardirossian, G., Dimitrov, D., Kraleva, L., Srebrova, T., 2019. EEOBSS - EO education for Bulgarian secondary schools. Presentation and poster at United Nations/Romania International Conference on Space Solutions for Sustainable Agriculture and Precision Farming, Cluj-Napoca, Romania, 06 - 10 May.

  20. Manakos, I., Kordelas, G., Marini, K., Bakratsas, M., Chantziaras, G., Bonet-García, F., Polo-Gómez, M., Herrero, J., Suárez-Muñoz, M., Marangi, C., Martiradonna, A., Diele, F., Rinaldo, A., Pasetto, D., Giezendanner, J., Gonçalves, J., Honrado, J., Arenas-Castro, S., Cord, A., Bustamante, J., Garcia D. & Díaz-Delgado, R., 2019. Online monitoring data services for ecosystem indicators: an overview of ECOPOTENTIAL results. Presentation at 2019 NASA LCLUC Spring Science Team Meeting, Washington DC, USA, 9-11 April.

  21. Manakos, I., Albrechtová, J., Campbell, P. & Kupková, L., 2019. The SCERIN network: Best practices and achievements. Oral presentation at the Mediterranean Regional Information Network (MedRIN) Meeting and Workshop, Paphos, Cyprus, 20 March.

  22. Manakos, I., Kordelas, G.A., Lefebvre, G., Poulin, B., Willm, L., Davranche, A. & Campagna, J., 2019. Automatic Thresholding Inundation Mapping Using Sentinel‐2 Data At The Camargue Wetlands. Oral presentation at the 7th International Conference on Remote Sensing and Geoinformation of Environment, Paphos, Cyprus, 18-21 March.

  23. Mardirossian, G., Dimitrov, D., Manakos, I., 2019. Presentation of the EEOBSS tutorial contents at the Space Research and Technology Institute-Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia, Bulgaria, 22 February.

  24. Manakos, I., Kordelas, G., Aragonés, D., Diaz-Delgado, R., Marini, K. & Bustamante, J., 2018. Benefits and challenges for Sentinel 1 & 2 supported hydroperiod estimation in wetland areas. Poster at the 38th EARSeL Symposium, Earth Observation Supporting Sustainability Research, Chania, Greece, 09-12 July.

  25. Lucas R., Manakos, I., Mitchell, A. & Blonda, P., 2018. Land cover change detection based on quantitative evidence through EODESM. Oral presentation and poster at the 3rd joint EARSeL LULC & NASA LCLUC Workshop, Land-Use/Cover Change Drivers, Impacts and Sustainability within the Water-Energy-Food Nexus, Chania, Greece, 11-12 July.

  26. Filchev, L., Manakos, I., Marini, K., Reuter, R., Mardirossian, G., Dimitrov, D., Kraleva, L., Srebrova, T., Mihnev, P., 2018. Education in Earth Observation for Bulgarian Secondary Schools. Poster at the 38th EARSeL Symposium, Earth Observation Supporting Sustainability Research, Chania, Greece, 09-12 July.

  27. Lucas, R., Manakos, I., Mitchell, A., Blonda, P., 2018. The EODESM system: a New Approach to Land Cover and Change Classification. Speed talk and poster at the NASA LCLUC Spring Science Team Meeting, Gaithersburg, USA, 03-05 April.

  28. Manakos, I., Tomaszewska, M., Gkinis, I., Brovkina, O., Filchev, L., Genc, L., Halabuk, A., Inalpulat, M., Irimescu, A., Jelev, G., Katagis, T., Kupková, L., Lavreniuk, M., Mesaroš, M., Mihailescu, D., Nita, M., Rusnak, T., Zemek, F., Albrechtová, J., Campbell, P., 2018. GOFC-GOLD SCERIN: Multinational Intercomparison of Global and Continental Land Cover Products in South Central and Eastern European Region - preliminary results’. Speed talk and poster at the NASA LCLUC Spring Science Team Meeting, Gaithersburg, USA, 03-05 April.

  29. Hummel, C., Boyer, Y., Jurek, M., Andresen, P.M., Kobler, J., Beierkuhnlein, C., Provenzale, A., Ziv, G., Heurich, M., Kordelas, G., Wit, R., Manakos, I., Hummel, H., 2017. Ecosystem Services and Pressures in European Protected Areas: Divergent Views of Environmental Scientists and Managers. 6th Symposium for Research in Protected Areas, Salzburg, Austria, 02-03 November.

  30. Manakos, I., 2017. Overview of ECOPOTENTIAL project. Oral presentation at the EO for achieving & monitoring mountain-related SDGs: ECOPOTENTIAL, GEO-GNOME & GEO-ECO Side Event to GEO Plenary XIV 2017, Washington DC, USA, 24 October.

  31. Manakos, I., 2017. Contribution of EO to Environmental Education. Oral presentation at the Education in Earth Observation for Bulgarian Secondary Schools’ Workshop, Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria, 12-14 September.

  32. Manakos, I., 2017. The Food and Agricultural Organisation Land Cover Classification System (LCCS2) & Application of Earth Observation in ecosystem services. Oral presentation at the Education in Earth Observation for Bulgarian Secondary Schools’ Summer school, Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria, 12-14 September.

  33. Nativi, S., Mazzetti, P., Santoro, M., Manakos, I., Kordelas, G., Lucas, R., 2017. The GEO ECOPOTENTIAL Virtual Laboratory: a virtual research environment for ecosystem open science. Oral presentation at the Earth Observation Open Science 2017, Frascati, Italy, 25-28 September.

  34. Manakos, I., 2017. EOs improving ecosystem benefits: ECOPOTENTIAL Activities in the SCERIN Protected Areas. Oral presentation at the SCERIN-5 Capacity Building Workshop, University of Pecs, Hungary, 20-23 June.

  35. Manakos, I., Domingo, C., Blonda, P., 2017. Applications of EO tools in Protected Areas. Oral presentation at the Application of Earth Observation tools in protected areas Workshop, Pisa, Italy, 02-05 May.

  36. Savvaidis, A., Chrysoulakis, N., Grammalidis, N., Lagios, E., Lykousis, V., Manakos, I., Nikolakopoulos, K., Papadimitriou, P., Papaioannou, C., Papatheodorou, G., Papazachos, C., Paradisis, D., Parcharidis, I., Pikridas, C., Sakellariou, D., Sarris, A., ‘EnCeladus hellenIc Supersite (Evoikos, Corinth rift and Ionian Sea)‘, 2017. European Geosciences Union (EGU), General Assembly 2017, 23-28 April, Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 19.

  37. Manakos, I., 2016. Global land cover products validation and inter-comparison in the SCERIN area. Oral Presenation at SCERIN-4 Capacity Building Workshop, Faculty of Foresty, Technical University in Zvolen, Slovakia, 18 - 22 July.

  38. Lucas, R., Mitchell, A., Blonda, P., Tomaselli, V., Tarantino, C., Adamo, P., Marangi, C., Manakos, I., Kosmidou, V., Petrou, Z., Bunting, P., Scott, D., Horton, C., Scarth, P., 2017. ‘Global to Local Land Cover and Habitat Mapping: The Ecopotential Approach. Oral presentation at the WorldCover 2017 Conference, Frascati, Italy, 14-16 March.

  39. Manakos, I., Technitou, E., Petrou, Z., Karydas, C., Tomaselli, V., Veronico, G., Mountrakis, G., 2016. Multi-modal knowledge base generation from very high-resolution satellite imagery for habitat mapping. Poster presentation at the 2nd EARSeL SIG LU/LC and NASA LCLUC joint Workshop “Advancing horizons for land cover services entering the big data era”, Prague, Czech Republic, 6-7 May.

  40. 'Remotely-Sensed Biodiversity Variables for terrestrial ecosystem monitoring’, XIII international conference ‘Space, Ecology, Safety', Sofia, Bulgaria, 02-04 November 2017.

  41. 'Earth Observation LULC Products for Ecosystems and Agriculture in the EU', NASA LCLUC Spring Science Team Meeting (20th Anniversary), 18th -19th April, North Bethesda, Maryland, USA.

  42. Provenzale, A., Beierkuhnlein, C., Marangi, C., Freyhof, J., Brito, F., Maso, J., Peterseil, J., Ziv, G., El Serafy, G., Walz, A., Hummel, H., Nativi, S., Jurek, M., Basset, A., Manakos, I., 2016. ECOPOTENTIAL: Remote Sensing in service of Ecosystems and Human Well-being. Poster presentation at the NASA LCLUC Spring Science Team Meeting, North Bethesda, Maryland, USA, 18-19 April.

  43. Manakos, I., 2016. Earth Observation LULC Products for Ecosystems and Agriculture in the EU. Oral presentation at the NASA LCLUC Spring Science Team Meeting, North Bethesda, Maryland, USA, 18-19 April.

  44. 'European Collaborations with NASA LCLUC Program and Current Priorities', NASA LCLUC Spring Science Team Meeting, 22nd -23rd April, College Park, Maryland, USA.

  45. 'Earth Observation system for Habitats Observation', 2nd Technology Forum, 8 May, SEPVE, Thessaloniki.

  46. 'Remote Sensing and Environmental Innovation', JRC-CERTH technical meeting, 21st October, CERTH, Thessaloniki.

  47. 'Remote Sensing', 1st Technology Forum, 27 June, SEPVE/ CERTH, Thessaloniki, Greece.

  48. 'Remote Sensing in support of the Geo-information in Europe', Gnorasi Workshop 'Knowledge and processing algorithms for remote sensing data', 2nd December, CERTH, Thessaloniki, Greece.

  49. 'From Space to Species: The BIO_SOS European initiative for habitat monitoring', 1st International Conference on Remote Sensing and Geoinformation in Pafos, 8th – 10th April, Cyprus.

  50. 'From Space to species: The BIO_SOS European initiative for habitat monitoring', Seminar Series of the Cyprus Institute in Nicosia, 10th April, Cyprus.

  51. Kosmidou, V., Petrou, Z., Adamo, M., Manakos, I., Mücher, C.A., Lucas, R., Tarantino, C., Jongman, R.H.G, Bogers, M., Tomaselli, V., Bunce, R.G.H., & Blonda, P., 2013. Harmonizing the Land Cover Classification System (LCCS) and the General Habitat Categories (GHC) taxonomies. Oral presentation and Symposium abstracts "Earth Observation for biodiversity surveillance: technology for policy implementation", IALE EUROPE, Manchester, UK.

  52. Petrou, Z., Manakos, I., Stathaki, T., Tarantino, C., Adamo, M., & Blonda, P., 2013. Canopy height estimation through the use of texture analysis of a very high-resolution satellite image. Poster presentation at the 4th Advanced Training Course in Land Remote Sensing, ESA, Athens.

  53. Blonda, P., Dimopoulos, P., Jongman, R.H.G., Mucher, C.A., Nagendra, H., Iasillo, D., Arnaud, A., Mairota, P., Honrado, J.P., Padoa-Schioppa, E., Lucas, R., Durieux, L., Bollanos, S., Candela, L., Inglada, J., & Manakos, I., 2013. BIO_SOS´ EODHaM System towards an operational Habitat Monitoring Service.Oral presentation and abstract at the Geospatial World Forum 2013, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

  54. Manakos, I., Sarantakos, G. & Voutetakis, P., 2013.Earth Observation products to support the Energy sector: Developments and trends. Oral presentation and abstract at the Geospatial World Forum 2013, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

  55. Blonda, P., Dimopoulos, P., Jongman, R.H.G., Mucher, S., Nagendra, H., Iasillo, D., Arnaud, A., Mairota, P., Honrado, J.P., Schioppa, E.P., Lucas, R., Durieux, L., Bollanos, S., Candela, L., Inglada, J., & Manakos, I., 2013. From Space To Species: The BIO_SOS European Initiative for Habitat Monitoring. Seminar Series at the Cyprus Institute, Nicosia, Cyprus.

  56. Blonda, P., Dimopoulos, P., Jongman, R.H.G., Mucher, S., Nagendra, H., Iasillo, D., Arnaud, A., Mairota, P., Honrado, J.P., Schioppa, E.P., Lucas, R., Durieux, L., Bollanos, S., Candela, L., Inglada, J., & Manakos, I., 2013.From Space To Species: The BIO_SOS European Initiative for Habitat Monitoring. Keynote Speech at the 1st International Conference on Remote Sensing and Geoinformation of Environment, Pafos, Cyprus.

  57. Blonda, P., Dimopoulos, P., Jongman, R.H.G., Mucher, C.A., Nagendra, H., Iasillo, D., Arnaud, A., Mairota, P., Honrado, J.P., Padoa-Schioppa, E., Lucas, R., Bunting, P., Durieux, L., Bollanos, S., Candela, L., Inglada, J. & I. Manakos, 2013. The BIO_SOS European Initiative for Habitat Monitoring. 33rd EARSeL annual Symposium Proceedings, Matera, Italy, 911 - 920.

* Since the initiaton of eos.iti.gr team (2013)


ECOPOTENTIAL

ECOPOTENTIAL On Line Data Services, presented at the EuroGEOSS Workshop 2019

ECOPOTENTIAL

MADE IN ECOPOTENTIAL: data portals and tools for natural ecosystems, presented at the EuroGEOSS Workshop 2019

Greek data cube

Bytes από το διάστημα παρακολουθούν τη γη (in Greek), presented at the Researchers' Νight 2019


hyperspectral imaging

Η φύση πέρα από την ανθρώπινη όραση.. Μια άλλη ματιά.. (in Greek), presented at the Researchers' Night 2019

EEOBSS

EEOBSS - EO Education for Bulgarian secondary schools (in English). Presented at UN/Romania International Conference on Space Solutions for Sustainable Agriculture and Precision Farming, 2019

* Since the initiaton of eos.iti.gr team (2013)



  General

Παρατήρηση γης από το Διάστημα: οφέλη και υπηρεσίες για τον άνθρωπο, 28/09/2015**
  Researchers' Night 2020

Life of a Researcher (in Greek), 28/09/2015**
  Researchers' Night 2015

Radio interview of Dr. Ioannis Manakos about Remote Sensing applications in water, energy and food (in Greek), 17/07/2018**


  Pontos project

Public Launch Event of the PONTOS Project, July 22, 2020
  Open on Youtube


  EODESM tool

Presentation: Towards a Pan-European perspective - challenges in monitoring cross - scale processes (in English), 24/05/2018**

Presentation of EODESM, a product of the ECOPOTENTIAL project (in English), 12/08/2018**




  AQUACYCLE project

AQUACYCLE Photo Album of Kick-off Meeting | Event's dates: 30/09/2019 - 01/10/2019 (10/04/2020**)

AQUACYCLE in Rolestorming Mode (in English), 17/04/2020**




  ECOPOTENTIAL project

Presentation of the ECOPOTENTIAL project (in English), 1/12/2016**
  www.ecopotential-project.eu

Presentation of the ECOPOTENTIAL Virtual Laboratory (in English), 10/09/2017**
  https://vlab.geodab.eu


9 ECOPOTENTIAL storylines (in English), 27/09/2018**

Earth observation to protect natural landscapes | ECOPOTENTIAL, (in English), 21/09/2019**


ECOPOTENTIAL Earth Observation resources for protected area management (in English), 11/10/2019**

Land Cover Change and Land Degradation Assessment (EuroGEO Showcase), CERTH's and Dr. I. Manakos' contribution, Footage from Geo Week in Canberra, Australia (in English), 4-9/11/2019 (06/11/2019**)


Overview of the Ecopotential project (in English), 19/11/2019**


  EEOBSS project

Presentation of EEOBSS project 'Education in Earth Observation for Bulgarian Secondary Schools' (in English), 25/09/2016**
  eeobss.space/en/about-the-project/

A small part of a lecture during EEOBSS project (in English), 2/10/2017**


* Since the initiaton of eos.iti.gr team (2013)

** Dates mentioned are video upload dates and not events' dates


nasa-maich

Cooperation between MAICH and NASA
10/07/2018 (article in Greek)

nasa-maich

E-shape newsletter, issue #1
October 2019 (in English)

* Since the initiaton of eos.iti.gr team (2013)