Remote Sensing

China and Venezuela: Agreement for new Earth Observation satellite

Rendition of VRSS-1 satellite, launched in September 2012

On 22 July 2014, Xinhua News Agency, the state press agency of the People's Republic of China, annouced that China and Venezuela agreed on the in-orbit delivery of a remote sensing satellite, VRSS-1.

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Fri, 25/07/2014 - 09:59

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Using remotely sensed thermal images for extreme heat events

Different spatial resolution of MODIS compared to Landsat.

Researchers from the Institute for Research on Social Issues and the Center for Urban Health of Indiana and Purdue University at Indianapolis recently published a study showing major advantages in using remote sensing assets for extreme heat vulnerability studies.

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Tue, 15/07/2014 - 10:48

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9th Asia-Pacific Remote Sensing Symposium

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
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Conferences will focus on state-of-the-art active and passive remote sensing technologies and applications to monitor the atmosphere, water, and land.

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40

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Date: 

13/10/2014 to 16/10/2014

Registration Deadline: 

Mon, 15/09/2014

Venue: 

Beijing International Convention Center

Venue City: 

Beijing

Event Organisers: 

SPIE

Co-organisers: 

RADI, NASA, JAXA, NICT, ISRA

Language of event: 

1

Kenya Department of Resource Surveys and Remote Sensing (DRSRS)

The Department of Resource Surveys and Remote Sensing (DRSRS) formerly known as Kenya Rangeland Ecological Monitoring Unit (KREMU) was established in 1976 with funding from the Government of Kenya and Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA).

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37

KazEOSat-2: Second Kazakh Earth Observation Satellite is in orbit

KazEOSat-2 will also support disaster management

Kazakhstan successfully launched its second Earth Observation Satellite KazEOSat-2 on 20 June 2014 from Yasni launch base, Russia.

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Publishing Date: 

Mon, 23/06/2014 - 12:16

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48

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67
Mon, 06/23/2014

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Webinar: NASA Remote Sensing for Land Management

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
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Course Objective: This course focuses on satellite image access and visualization. It does not cover the use of any image processing software for image analysis, which may be taught in future courses.

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Date: 

20/05/2014 to 17/06/2014

Event Organisers: 

NASA

Language of event: 

1

IGAC: First International Seminar on Remote Sensing

The Master's programme in Remote Sensing of the Catholic University of Manizales of Colombia and UN-SPIDER's Regional Support Office in Colombia, IGAC, will organize their first international seminar on remote sensing from 8 to 10 May 2014 on the premises of the Catholic University of Manizales.

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Fri, 25/04/2014 - 11:28

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5

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-74
Fri, 04/25/2014

Africa Geospatial Forum

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
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After making a gradual and steady start during the past few decades, geospatial technologies have come a long way to become a vital component for the improved operations of numerous organisations in the continent of Africa. The technology has started to be implemented widely across several verticals including construction, infrastructure, utilities, mining, defence, cadastre and environment etc.

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7

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3

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Is a certificate Issued?: 

0

Date: 

19/08/2014 to 20/08/2014

Venue City: 

Lagos

Event Organisers: 

Geospatial Media and Communications

Language of event: 

1

AfricaGEO Cape Town 2014 developing Geomatics for Africa

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
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The conference aims at facilitating interaction, discussion, collaboration and capacity building amongst the participants. It will provide a platform to share the latest developments in the industry of surveying and geo-information (including remote sensing and aerial imagery) and the very pressing issue of sustainable development.

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-34

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18

Date: 

01/07/2014 to 03/07/2014

Registration Deadline: 

Fri, 13/06/2014

Venue: 

Cape Town International Convention Centre - CTICC

Venue City: 

Cape Town

Event Organisers: 

South African Geomatics Institute

Hydrographic Society south Africa

The Geo-Information Society of South Africa

Rural Development and Land Reform Republic of South Africa

Language of event: 

1

Second International Forum Integrated Geospatial Solutions - The Future of Information Technologies

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
English

Highlights of the II International Forum "Integrated Geospatial Solutions - The Future of Information Technologies"

 

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56

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Date: 

23/04/2014 to 25/04/2014

Venue City: 

Moscow

Venue: 

Atlas Park-Hotel

Event Organisers: 

SOVZOND

Rostelekom

DigitalGlobe

Exelis

Dauria Aerospace

Blackbridge

Co-organisers: 

Geomatics

PC Magazine

Geospatial

Sensors & Systems

Language of event: 

1

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