Space technology

United Nations/Austria Symposium 2015 "Integrated Space Technology Applications for Climate Change"

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In the context of peaceful uses of outer space, governments reiterated the need to protect the Earth's environment, and to promote international cooperation on the use of satellite applications for climate change.

The objectives of this Symposium are:

latitude: 

47

longitude: 

15

Date: 

07/09/2015 to 10/09/2015

Registration Deadline: 

Fri, 29/05/2015

Venue City: 

Graz

Venue: 

Space Research Institute of the Austrian Academy of Sciences

Venue Country: 

  • Austria

Event Organisers: 

UNOOSA

Language of event: 

1

United Nations/United Arab Emirates High Level Forum "Space as a driver for socio-economic sustainable development"

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The Forum will open with a High Level Panel debate on the role of space science and technology in fostering global development, bringing together decision-makers and experts, and will continue with the four breakout sessions on Space Economy, Space Society, Space Accessibility and Space Diplomacy. The Forum's recommendations and conclusions will be included in the Dubai Declaration to be adopted by the Forum.

Expected outcomes of the Forum include:

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25

longitude: 

55

Date: 

15/11/2015 to 17/11/2015

Registration Deadline: 

Wed, 30/09/2015

Venue City: 

Dubai

Venue Country: 

  • United Arab Emirates

Event Organisers: 

United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs and the United Arab Emirates

Language of event: 

1

United Nations/International Astronautical Federation Workshop on Space Technology for Socio-Economic Benefits "Water Resources Management"

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The workshop on Space Technology for Socio-Economic Benefits on the theme "Water Resources Management" should promote the use of space technology for the benefit of Member States. The Workshop will be held in Jerusalem, Israel in conjunction with the 66th International Astronautical Congress (IAC)

The Workshop will discuss space science, technologies and applications in support of economic, social and environmental sustainable development with a focus on water resources management, in particularly also in the developing countries.

latitude: 

32

longitude: 

35

Date: 

09/10/2015 to 11/10/2015

Registration Deadline: 

Sun, 12/07/2015

Venue City: 

Jerusalem

Venue: 

Jerusalem International Convention Center (ICC)

Venue Country: 

  • Israel

Event Organisers: 

The United Nations through its Programme on Space Applications implemented by the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) and the International Astronautical Federation (IAF) 

Language of event: 

1

United Nations/South Africa Symposium on Basic Space Technology "Small Satellite Missions for Scientific and Technological Advancement"

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The Symposium will focus on capacity building in basic space technology development, in particular the development and use of small satellites (<150 kg) for scientific and technological advancement. It will also discuss relevant legal and regulatory issues, including national and international space law,

latitude: 

-34

longitude: 

18

Date: 

01/09/2015 to 04/09/2015

Registration Deadline: 

Sun, 21/06/2015

Venue City: 

Cape Town

Venue: 

University of Cape Town

Venue Country: 

  • South Africa

Event Organisers: 

United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) in cooperation with the Department of Science and Technology and the University of Cape Town, on behalf of the Government of the Republic of South Afric

Language of event: 

1

Training Course on the Use of GIS and Remote Sensing in Disaster Risk Management

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latitude: 

-1

longitude: 

37

Is a certificate Issued?: 

0

Date: 

08/06/2015 to 12/06/2015

Registration Deadline: 

Mon, 01/06/2015

Venue City: 

Nairobi

Venue Country: 

  • Kenya

Language of event: 

1

Training Course on Disaster Risk Reduction

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latitude: 

-1

longitude: 

37

Is a certificate Issued?: 

0

Date: 

08/06/2015 to 12/06/2015

Registration Deadline: 

Mon, 01/06/2015

Venue City: 

Nairobi

Venue Country: 

  • Kenya

Language of event: 

1

RCMRD launched land potential knowledge system

The Land-Potential Knowledge System Application was launched at RCMRD (Image: RCMRD)

The Land-Potential Knowledge System (LandPKS) Project released two mobile applications launched at the Regional Centre for Mapping of Resources for Development (RCMRD) in Nairobi on 22 April 2015 - one of UN-SPIDER's Regional Support Offices in Africa.

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Publishing Date: 

Tue, 28/04/2015 - 10:21

latitude: 

-1

longitude: 

37
Tue, 04/28/2015

UN-SPIDER news: 

0

Global Space and Satellite Forum 2015

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Officially endorsed by the UAE Space Agency and hosted by the Emirates Institution for Advanced Science and Technology (EIAST), the 5th Global Space and Satellite Forum (GSSF 2015) will bring together key regional and international stakeholders and decision makers from the space and satellite industry.

GSSF 2015 will examine the complete journey that emerging and developed space regions need to take from research through to development and modern applications.

latitude: 

24

longitude: 

54

Date: 

26/05/2015 to 27/05/2015

Venue City: 

Abu Dhabi

Venue Country: 

  • United Arab Emirates

Event Organisers: 

The conference is officially endorsed by the UAE Space Agency and is hosted by the Emirates Institution for Advanced Science and Technology (EIAST).

Language of event: 

1

GIS Mapping and Spatial Analysis for Policy Makers

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Almost all the data collected, analysed and visualized in all organizations have a spatial element. This has made Geographic Information Systems (GIS) a standard component in NGOs, public and private organizations. This has also created the need for GIS professionals in these organizations. 

latitude: 

-1

longitude: 

37

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Training Target Audience: 

Is a certificate Issued?: 

0

Training Requirements: 

Tuition Remarks: 

Additional Information: 

Date: 

23/03/2015 to 27/03/2015

Venue City: 

Nairobi

Venue: 

Nairobi

Venue Country: 

  • Kenya

Event Organisers: 

E-enhancement Centre

Co-organisers: 

Language of event: 

1

Experts stress importance of science and technology for disaster risk reduction

Experts stressed the importance of technology, such as Earth Observation, for disaster risk reduction

“Post-2015, we need more research and more focus on how risk is generated, and how risk can be prevented and reduced by decisions and measures requiring social as well as political action.

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Publishing Date: 

Fri, 06/02/2015 - 08:17

latitude: 

36

longitude: 

140
Fri, 02/06/2015

UN-SPIDER news: 

0

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