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Workshop on Governance Capacity and Natural Disasters: Enhancing Preparedness, Response and Rebuilding

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Honolulu
Basic Information
Date: 
26/08/2013 - 28/08/2013
Venue: 
John A. Burns Hall, East-West Center
Venue Country: 
Hawai
Event Organisers: 

East-West Center
University of Hawaii at M?noa
United Nations University

Language of event: 
English

This workshop brings theoretical and practical expertise to address how governance mechanisms can be enhanced to address natural disasters.

latitude: 
21.3069
longitude: 
-157.858

9th International Conference on Geoinformation for Disaster Management (Gi4DM)

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Thu, 01/08/2013
Venue City: 
Hanoi
Basic Information
Date: 
09/12/2013 - 11/12/2013
Venue: 
Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology, 18 Hoang Quoc Viet Rd., Cau Giay
Venue Country: 
Vietnam
Event Organisers: 

The Institute of Geography (VAST) and the International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS)

Co-organisers: 

Patronage: AARS, VGCR Sponsors: VAST Participants: UN, ADRC, DOSM, JAXA, HUMG, HUA, WRU

Language of event: 
English

The 9th International Conference on Geoinformation for Disaster Management (Gi4DM) will be held between from 9 to 11 December 2013.

latitude: 
21.0333
longitude: 
105.85

26th International Tsunami Symposium

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Fethiye-Göcek
Basic Information
Date: 
25/09/2013 - 28/09/2013
Venue: 
Fethiye-Göcek
Venue Country: 
Turkey
Language of event: 
English

The 26th international tsunami symposium will include the three-day scientific session in Fethiye-Göcek (September 25-27) and an optional one-day technical tour and a special session in Rhodes

latitude: 
36.7569
longitude: 
28.9444

DCG 3rd Annual Conference on Flood Control, Environmental Management and Climate Change

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Fri, 10/05/2013
Venue City: 
London
Basic Information
Date: 
25/06/2013 - 30/06/2013
Venue: 
London
Venue Country: 
UK
Event Organisers: 

Disaster Control Group (DCG)

Language of event: 
English

The Disaster Control Group Conference (DCGC - 2013) is for people with an interest in and concern for, scientific, policy and strategic perspectives in Disaster manag

latitude: 
51.477
longitude: 
-0.081274

Brussels Space Policy round Table: Cooperation vs Competition in Space Activities

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Thu, 16/05/2013
Venue City: 
Brussels
Basic Information
Date: 
21/05/2013
Venue: 
Brussels
Venue Country: 
Belgium
Event Organisers: 

SW Foundation

Language of event: 
English

latitude: 
50.8421
longitude: 
4.37123

International Conference on ICTs for Disaster Management

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Mon, 23/09/2013
Venue City: 
Algiers
Basic Information
Date: 
24/03/2014 - 25/03/2014
Venue: 
Centre de recherche sur l'information scientifique et technique (CERIST)
Venue Country: 
Algeria
Event Organisers: 

CERIST

Language of event: 
English

ICT-DM'2014 is the inaugural edition for a new conference event on the use of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) in Disaster Management.

latitude: 
36.7529
longitude: 
3.04205

Japan: The world's first satellite communications helicopter

Sakurajima Volcano in Kyushu, Japan, seen from space

This will significantly enhance the crisis response and coordination activities of Japan's Fire and Disaster Management Agency (FDMA): the AS365 N3 helicopter.

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Thu, 04/04/2013 - 10:06
latitude: 
36.2048
longitude: 
138.253

Global Space & Satellite Forum (GSSF 2013)

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Abu Dhabi
Basic Information
Date: 
07/05/2013 - 08/05/2013
Venue: 
Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi-UAE
Venue Country: 
Abu Dhabi
Event Organisers: 

Streamline Marketing Group

Language of event: 
English
Global Space and Satellite Forum

GSSF 2013 can be best described as the platform to discuss the commercial space and satellite technology we use every day.

latitude: 
24.4667
longitude: 
54.3667

New Instrument on ISS to provide Imagery to Developing Nations

In January 2013, a new Earth-observing instrument was installed on the International Space Station (ISS): ISERV Pathfinder.

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Mon, 04/03/2013 - 10:33
latitude: 
34.7304
longitude: 
-86.5861

University of West Indies conducts geo-training

At the St.

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Thu, 28/02/2013 - 11:49
latitude: 
10.6918
longitude: 
-61.2225