SAR-EDU, a new web platform for radar remote sensing education has been recently launched. SAR-EDU is a joint education initiave for Radar Remote Sensing, conducted and coordinated by Friedrich-Schiller University Jena and the German Aerospace Center DLR.
From 24 November to 5 December 2014, the Algerian Space Agency ASAL offered two training sessions in remote sensing and GIS at the Observatory of the Sahara and the Sahel (OSS) headquarters in Tunis, Algeria.
Fourteen candidates from seven countries were involved in the activities. Among the participating countries were Burkina Faso, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal and Chad.
This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
The 15th Anniversary of SGEM2015 Scientific GeoConference will bring together scientists and experts from research and educational institutions, companies, governmental agencies and consultings to exchange ideas and to define the research priorities in the fields of geosciences. To celebrate the 15th Anniversary edition of the conference all participants will receive a 15% discount from the registration fees. Also, on this occasion, the organizing team will prepare a lot of surprises at the venue for every participating lecturer, co-lecturer, publisher or virtual lecturer.
Flamingo Grand Congress Center, Albena Resort & SPA, Bulgaria
Bulgarian Academy of Sciences; Academy of Sciences of The Czech Republic; Latvian Academy of Sciences; Polish Academy of Sciences; Russian Academy of Sciences; Serbian Academy of; Sciences And Arts; Slovak Academy of Sciences; National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine; Bulgarian Industrial Association
As a follow up to the UN-SPIDER Technical Advisory Mission to Sri Lanka in 2011, a national workshop and training programme on “Earth Observation Technologies for Flood Risk Mapping, Modelling and Management” was held from 17 to 21 November 2014.
The GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences and its partner institutions Humboldt University Berlin and Konrad Zuse Institute Berlin signed an agreement for the development of the GeoMultiSens project.