Virginia Fernández Arguedas


Virginia Fernández Arguedas works as a Project Officer of the Capability Development Division and in the Copernicus Unit at the EU SatCen. She holds a B.S and M.S. degree in Telecommunications Engineering as well as a PhD in Electronic Engineering from Queen Mary University of London. In her previous positions, she was a Senior Image Processing Engineer at Deimos Space SLU and a Scientific/Technical Project Officer at the European Commission, Joint Research Centre. With a large experience in security-related European funded R&D projects, her areas of expertise are satellite image processing, video processing, situational awareness, machine learning and data mining.


DL 5.1
Report on EU conflict prevention and peacebuilding in the Horn of Africa and Western Balkans

Authors: Peen Rodt, A., J. Tvilling, P.H. Zartsdahl, M. Ignatijevic, S. Stojanovic Gajic, S. Simons, K. Abdi, E. GilletteN. Habbida, J. Berglund and V. Fernandez Arguedas
Lead Institution: Royal Danish Defence College

Published: 30 October 2017

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Work Packages


Capabilities in conflict prevention and peace-building: technology, personnel and procedures


EU conflict prevention: capabilities and policies


EU conflict prevention and peacebuilding in the Western Balkans and Horn of Africa

Institutional Affiliation

European Union Satellite Centre

EUSC has a long experience in supporting EU institutions decision-making by providing advice and services resulting from the exploitation of relevant space assets and collateral data, including satellite and aerial imagery, and related services.