EOCIS is a collaboration led by the National Centre for Earth Observation, and involving over a dozen research organisations.

EOCIS was announced by the government in November 2022, and formally launched in March 2023. It is funded currently until March 2025. 

EOCIS Project Lead:

Prof. Chris Merchant
NCEO University of Reading

NCEO Executive Director & EOCIS Investment Lead:

Prof. John Remedios
NCEO University of Leicester