START’s Executive Director and Board Chair Meet Key Global and European Organizations

Last week START’s Executive Director Cheikh Mbow and Board Chair Ghassem Asrar met with key organizations working on scientific research, climate and Earth observations.

This gallery features photos with leaders and representatives from the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), the European Space Agency, EUMETSAT (European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites), and NWO (the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research).

From left to right: Cheikh Mbow, Executive Director, START International; Petteri Taalas, Secretary-General, World Meteorological Organization; and Ghassem Asrar, Chair of the Board of Directors, START International.

From left to right: Benjamin Koetz, Earth Observation Engineer, ESA; Stephen Coulson, ESA; Cheikh Mbow, Executive Director, START International; Maurice Borgeaud, Head of Earth Science, Applications and Future Technology, ESA; Ghassem Asrar, Chair of the Board of Directors, START International; and Frank Martin Seifert, Earth Observation Application Engineer, ESA.

From left to right: Vincent Gabaglio, International Relations Officer, EUMETSAT; Ghassem Asrar, Chair of the Board of Directors, START International; and Cheikh Mbow, Executive Director, START International.

From left to right: Cheikh Mbow, Executive Director, START International; Renée van Kessel, Senior Advisor to the Executive Board, NWO; Ghassem Asrar, Chair of the Board of Directors, START International; and Marcus van Leeuwen, Senior Policy Officer, NWO.