2020 ProSPER.Net Young Researchers’ School

Applications are open for the 2020 ProSPER.Net Young Researchers’ School (YRS), to be held in Beijing, the People’s Republic of China, from 9th-15th March, 2020. The school will be hosted by Tsinghua University under the theme ‘Big Data on Earth System Science for Sustainable Development’, the YRS will provide participants with an understanding of the …

Grand Challenge: Earth Observation payloads for a small satellite

The Second GRSS Student Grand Challenge: Earth Observation payloads for a small satellite, will allow student teams to take advantage of cutting-edge technological resources at world-class facilities to develop payloads for small satellites. The call for proposals is being announced by IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society (GRSS). The winning payloads designed in “Earth Observation payloads …

2019 International Training Course in Remote Sensing

Advanced International Training course in Land Remote Sensing is being offered by Dragon program in collaboration with Chongqing University, P.R. China and the University of Twente, Netherlands. 2019 Advanced International Training Course in Land Remote Sensing The duration of course is 1 week: 18-23 September 2019. Teaching experts from China, Greece, Sweden, Netherlands, Italy, UK …

Calling for solutions to 3 Drones data challenges

Unusual Solutions is one competition consisting of 3 drone data challenges. It is a global competition inviting bright and creative individuals and teams from all over the planet and especially innovators from Latin America, Africa, Asia and Oceania to submit solutions regarding three pressing challenge related to Drone data. Drone data allows to find solutions …

The 2nd International Workshop on GIS Technology and Application

SuperMap is organizing 2nd International Workshop on GIS Technology and Application from Oct. 27th to Nov. 3rd, 2019 in Beijing, China. There is no fee for the course. It is completely free! SuperMap Software Co., Ltd. is an innovative GIS platform software and service provider. It was founded in 1997 in Beijing (headquarter). The above-mentioned workshop is being supported …

International Conference on Silk-roads Disaster Risk Reduction and Sustainable Development

Introduction: The Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), China Association for Science and Technology, and United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and International Scientific Partners will jointly host the International Conference on Silk-roads Disaster Risk Reduction and Sustainable Development in Beijing, on May 11-12, 2019. The deadline for abstract submission is 20th December, 2018. Theme: Towards Safe, Green, …

The GIS Day Contest 2018 is Still Live!

The GIS Day 2018 Contest by GIS Cloud is open for submitting GIS project. “The main goal of the contest is to promote initiative in creating meaningful mapping projects that contribute to communities around the world. Also to motivate non-profit organizations, citizens, college students, academic staff, and start-ups to engage in the development of their local communities …

Workshop On Object Based Classification Of UAV/SATELLITE Data Using ECOGNITION

Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) has announced three days’ workshop on Object-Based Classification of Remote Sensing data using eCognition software. The workshop will be organized between 23-25 February 2018 at the Syed Babar Ali School of Sciences and Engineering (SBASSE), LUMS. This workshop is designed to provide hands-on training to students, researchers, and professionals …

Aerial Imagery Machine Learning Challenge

World Bank, WeRobotics, and OpenAerialMap have joined hands to launch open Machine Learning (ML) challenge for classification of very high-resolution aerial imagery. It can also be termed as Artificial Intelligence (AI) Challenge because the baseline is to harness the AI computational abilities for identification (classification) of different features on aerial imagery. It is a step …