There were nearly 500 participants from about 50 nations world wide, including more than 40 early career scientists and students. The participants were very complementary of the quality of presentations and posters, and the format of the sessions and symposium which provided quality time for detailed discussion of scientific challenges and opportunities ahead.
- Climate scientists primarily interested in satellite observations and their use for climate research, modelling and prediction.
- Experts from space agencies engaged in the development of climate missions, and the development and provision of corresponding data and information services.
- Private sector, non-governmental organisations, and organisations that are involved in the development of Earth observing and information systems, and / or dependent on science-based climate information for decision-making.