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.
Authors: Peen Rodt, A., J. Tvilling, P.H. Zartsdahl, M. Ignatijevic, S. Stojanovic Gajic, S. Simons, K. Abdi, E. Gillette, N. Habbida, J. Berglund and V. Fernandez Arguedas
Lead Institution: Royal Danish Defence College
Published: 30 October 2017
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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
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.