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UN-SPIDER and the Crowdsourcing Community (gis.Business)

Issue Date: 
Fri, 16/05/2014

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HEC-GeoRAS - Hydrologic Engineering Center

Software type: 
Extension
Vector/Raster: 
Vector
Vector/Raster: 
Raster
Optical data or radar data format: 
Optical
Optical data or radar data format: 
Radar
Scope: 
Image processing
Scope: 
Modelling
Programming skills needed: 
No
Accessibility: 
Install only
Requirements: 
ArcGIS already installed on your computer
Graphical User Interface: 
Yes
Costs: 
Free
Computer System: 
Windows
Computer System: 
MacOSX
File types: 
DEM
File types: 
MDB
File types: 
shp
Screenshot: 
Hazard: 
Flood

HEC-GeoHMS - Hydrologic Engineering Center

Software type: 
Extension
Vector/Raster: 
Vector
Vector/Raster: 
Raster
Scope: 
Modelling
Programming skills needed: 
Yes
Accessibility: 
Install only
Requirements: 
ArcGIS already installed on your computer
Costs: 
Free
Computer System: 
Windows
Computer System: 
MacOSX
File types: 
DEM
File types: 
MDB
File types: 
shp
File types: 
XML
Screenshot: 
Hazard: 
Flood

GIS and Water Resources Modeling Workshop

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
West Lafayette
Basic Information
Date: 
04/08/2014 - 06/08/2014
Venue: 
Purdue University, Civil Engeneering Bldg
Venue Country: 
United States of America
Event Organisers: 

Purdue University

Language of event: 
English

This three-day workshop is designed for working professionals, students, and researchers, to provide han

latitude: 
40.4259
longitude: 
-86.9081

Indonesia: GIS used for real-time fire response information sharing

Indonesian firefighters are now using GIS to share real-time information

Firefighters and field officers in Bekasi, Indonesia, can now collect first hand data and share real-time information by using the newly deployed GIS data capture application.

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Thu, 22/05/2014 - 17:41
latitude: 
-6.24903
longitude: 
106.997

The 7th Spatial Sociocultural Knowledge

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Shrivenham
Basic Information
Date: 
09/06/2014 - 11/06/2014
Venue: 
Shrivenham campus
Venue Country: 
United Kingdom
Event Organisers: 

Cranfield University

Language of event: 
English

Over the past six years, th

latitude: 
51.6007
longitude: 
-1.65675

Centre for Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Services (Ghana)

The Centre for Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Services started as a Remote Sensing Laboratory set up in 1990 by the University of Ghana and located in the Department of Geography and Res

latitude: 
5.55
longitude: 
-0.2

Disaster Risk Management and Environmental Assessment for Spatial Planning

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Twente
Basic Information
Date: 
20/05/2014
Venue Country: 
The Netherlands
Event Organisers: 

Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation ITC, University of Twente, the Netherlands

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Academic Training Opportunity
Training Target Audience: 
Professionals who are involved in development planning (including environmental and risk assessment and management) and who wish to acquire procedural knowledge and skills in risk assessment, risk management and planning are invited to join this course. The course will strengthen the capability of environmental assessment practitioners to incorporate hazard and risk considerations in SEA and EIA. It will also illustrate hazard and risk practitioners how SEA and EIA may provide a framework for strategic planning of vulnerability to hazards and of the potential impact of various activities on disaster vulnerability. Course participants are professionals working in governmental and non-governmental organizations, as well as planners, civil engineers, architects, geographers, environmental specialists and university lecturers.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
Certificate issued
Training Tuition: 
2,289.00 EUR

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52.2742
longitude: 
6.87689

Bangladesh: ICIMOD trains youth in Earth Observation

satellite picture of Bangladesh, shows the sediment structure of the region

UN-SPIDER’s Regional Support Office International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) and the Bangladesh Centre for Advanced Studies finished yesterday a SERVIR-Himalaya train

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Fri, 09/05/2014 - 08:32
latitude: 
23.8103
longitude: 
90.4125

Spatial Analysis with ArcGIS Online

Basic Information
Date: 
15/05/2014
Event Organisers: 

Esri

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Web-based Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
Existing and potential users of ArcGIS Online for Organizations who are seeking to improve their skills and explore the idea of performing analysis using the online tools and workflows.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

ArcGIS Online users can use spatial analysis tools built directly into the ArcGIS.com map