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GEO Appathon 2014 winners announced

Group on Earth Observations Summit in Geneva

During the Eleventh Plenary Session of the Group on Earth Observations (GEO), held last week in Geneva, the winners of the GEO Appathon 2014 were announced.

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Fri, 21/11/2014 - 14:46
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46.1984
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Oman Geospatial Forum 2014

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Muscat
Basic Information
Date: 
24/11/2014 - 25/11/2014
Venue: 
Executive Suite Z3 – 30, P O Box 121324, SAIF Zone, Sharjah, U.A.E.
Venue Country: 
Oman
Event Organisers: 

Oman Geospatial Forum 2014 Secretariat
Geospatial Media and Communications (FZE)

Co-organisers: 

National Survey Authority

Language of event: 
English

The use and applicability of geospatial technology in Oman has seen rapid uptake over the past few years, and the future seems even more promising and replete with opportunities.

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18.9712
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Risk Information Management, Risk Models and Applications International Interdisciplinary Workshop

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Berlin
Basic Information
Date: 
17/11/2014 - 18/11/2014
Venue: 
Hotel Steglitz International Best Western Premier Albrechtstr. 2 13165 Berlin
Venue Country: 
Germany
Event Organisers: 

CODATA-Germany, the German National Committee
for the ICSU Committee on Data for Science and Technology

Co-organisers: 

German Cartographic Society Commission on Risks, Disaster, Security; UN ISDR Network on Information and Knowledge Management for Disaster Risk Reduction (IKM4DRR); International Cartographic Association Commission on Cartography in Early Warning and Crisis Management; International Cartographic Association Commission on GIS and Sustainable Development; Technical Committee on Environmental Informatics German Informatics Society Gesellschaft für Informatik e.V. (TC 4.6)

Language of event: 
English

This international interdisciplinary CODATA workshop on Risk Information Management, Risk Models, and Applications will enable sharing of best practices as well as giving space for discussing metho

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52.52
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GIS Day 2014

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Aggieland
Basic Information
Date: 
17/11/2014 - 19/11/2014
Venue: 
Texas A&M University, GeoInnovation Service Center
Venue Country: 
Texas/USA
Event Organisers: 

Texas A&M University: College of Geo-sciences, Department of Geography, College of Architecture and University Libraries

 

Language of event: 
English

GIS Day, the annual worldwide salute to geospatial technology and its power to transform and enhance lives, is going to be extra this year in Aggieland, where the Texas A&M celebration, one of

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Copernicus Masters goes to land stability monitoring project

PUNNET maps and monitors land stability

On 23 October, the Copernicus Masters was awarded to the first satellite-based service for extensive and uninterrupted monitoring and mapping of land stability.

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 27/10/2014 - 11:48
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52.9548
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-1.15811

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE of CRISIS MAPPERS ICCM 2014

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
New York
Basic Information
Date: 
06/11/2014 - 09/11/2014
Venue Country: 
United States of America
Event Organisers: 

Google Crisis Response and the New School

Language of event: 
English

The International Conference of Crisis Mappers (ICCM) is the leading humanitarian technology event of the year, bringing together the most important humanitarian, human rights, development and medi

Presentation of the World Disaster Report 2014

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Fri, 24/10/2014
Venue City: 
Vienna
Basic Information
Date: 
28/10/2014
Venue: 
Vienna International Centre (VIC) C-Building, Conference Room C3
Venue Country: 
Austria
Event Organisers: 

The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), the Norwegian Embassy and the Austrian Red Cross

Language of event: 
English

This year's presentation of the World Disasters Report highlights the different ways in which culture affects disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation; and how disasters and risk i

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13.7279
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100.524

4th Workshop on RF and Microwave Systems, Instruments & Sub-systems and the 2nd Workshop on Ka-band Earth Observation Radar Missions

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Mon, 06/10/2014
Venue City: 
Noordwijk
Basic Information
Date: 
04/11/2014 - 07/11/2014
Venue: 
ESTEC
Venue Country: 
Netherlands
Event Organisers: 

ESA, IFT-TC (Instrumentation and Future Technologies Technical Committee) of the IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society.

Language of event: 
English

As in previous years, the purpose is to bring together experts from industry and research organizations to share and present their latest findings on RF remote sensing technology, processing and syste

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52.24
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4.45001

Political Geographies of Development, Risk and Securitization

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Mon, 15/09/2014
Venue City: 
Bonn
Basic Information
Date: 
30/09/2014 - 02/10/2014
Venue: 
Geographisches Institut der Universität Bonn Meckenheimer Allee 166 D-53115 Bonn
Venue Country: 
Germany
Event Organisers: 

Geographisches Institut der Universität Bonn

Language of event: 
English

The aim of the event is to take up the theoretical debates in the three fields, this - to relate to each other, and to generate momentum for a politically sensitive, conceptual back-bound geographi

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50.7374
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7.09821

imaGIne: Opportunities Everywhere

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Berlin
Basic Information
Date: 
08/10/2014 - 09/10/2014
Venue: 
INTERGEO geospatial fair
Venue Country: 
Germany
Event Organisers: 

Eurogi

Co-organisers: 

DDGI

Language of event: 
English

The European focused imaGIne conference will provide an excellent opportunity to get a flavour of what is going on in the sector and also, most importantly, to establish or consolidate networks with i

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