Effects of climate change in the old city of Chania

Funded Project

Principle Investigator
Lemonia Ragia

John S. Latsis Public Benefit Foundation

Athena Research and Innovation Information Technologies

Hellenic Mediterranean University

Research Domain
Visualization of
Geospatial Data

Mixed Reality


ECITO is a research project aiming at visualizing the environmental changes in a coastal area due to climate change. The case area is the old port of Chania, Crete, Greece. ECITO visualization is based on  Augmented Reality using special equipment. ECITO is a tool focusing to make the general public aware of climate change and learning about managing and preparing for its consequences.

ECITO– website