GIS

Disaster Risk Management and Environmental Assessment for Spatial Planning

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English

There is an urgent need to integrate

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52

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7

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?: 

0

Date: 

20/05/2014

Venue City: 

Twente

Event Organisers: 

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

Language of event: 

1

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 training event in Earth Observation called “Empowering youth with Earth Observation for Climate Actions”.

English

Publishing Date: 

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 08:32

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24

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90
Fri, 05/09/2014

Spatial Analysis with ArcGIS Online

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English

ArcGIS Online users can use spatial analysis tools built directly into the ArcGIS.com map viewer. You can analyze your own data, data that's publicly available on ArcGIS Online, or a combination of both. This makes ArcGIS Online a powerful platform for analysis. This seminar will give an overview of the spatial analysis capabilities in ArcGIS Online for Organizations.

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?: 

0

Date: 

15/05/2014

Event Organisers: 

Esri

Language of event: 

1

Maestría Profesional en Geomática Aplicada a la Gestión de Riesgos Ambientales

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English

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-32

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-61

Training Target Audience: 

El programa de Maestría en Geomática Aplicada a la Gestión de Riesgos Ambientales está dirigido a profesionales universitarios de la región, el país, y del exterior, con interés en adquirir y aplicar herramientas de geomática a la transferencia de tecnología, docencia, investigación y gestión de los recursos naturales. El grupo meta para la maestría corresponde con el de profesionales egresados de carreras de grado relacionadas a la geomática (ingenieros agrónomos, ambientales, geólogos, biólogos, Lic. en gestión ambiental, veterinarios, agrimensores, entre otros), profesionales que se desempeñan en organismos estatales (INTA, CONICET, Universidades, SENASA, etc) y privados (consultoras, empresas, etc.). Este perfil potencial, otorga al programa una fuerte componente profesional que complementa la formación académica ofrecida, y supone que la dedicación de los alumnos de la maestría pueda ser parcial (no menos de 20 horas de dedicación semanal). Esta característica ha sido considerada a los fines de definir la modalidad de dictado de las actividades de la maestría.

Is a certificate Issued?: 

0

Training Requirements: 

Los requisitos de admisión han sido establecidos en el Reglamento de funcionamiento de la carrera. En términos generales son:

  • Poseer Titulación de grado otorgada por una Universidad Argentina o Extranjera, oficialmente reconocida; o poseer titulación no universitaria de carrera de cuatro o más años de duración, quedando a criterio del Comité Académico de la carrera exigir otros requisitos a fin de asegurar la compatibilidad de formación del estudiante con las exigencias del programa de maestría.
  • Presentar la solicitud de admisión y documentación establecida en el Reglamento de funcionamiento de la carrera.
  • Realizar la inscripción a la carrera en los horarios, fechas y lugares dispuestos para tal fin. Aceptar los términos establecidos en el Reglamento de Funcionamiento de la Carrera.
  • Los Alumnos extranjeros podrán ser admitidos a la carrera si, además de los requisitos establecidos previamente, presentan la documentación académica legalizada en el país de origen por la autoridad educativa correspondiente (Ministerio de Educación o similar), Consulado Argentino en ese país, o Apostilla de La Haya. Las solicitudes de admisión a la carrera que no se enmarquen en las condiciones normadas, serán examinadas por el Comité Académico, quien emitirá el respectivo dictamen aceptando o no la solicitud de admisión.

Additional Information: 

FICHA TÉCNICA DE LA CARRERA

  • Denominación: Maestría en Geomática aplicada la gestión de riesgos ambientales.
  • Tipo de carrera de Posgrado: Maestría Profesional.
  • Duración: dos años.
  • Resolución de aprobación en UADER: 1461/12.
  • Expediente CONEAU: Nº 0001381/12. Número de Orden CONEAU: 11.210/12.
  • Modalidad: Presencial. Estructurada.
  • Sede de dictado: CeReGeo-FCyT / CICyTTP CONICET Diamante (Diamante , Entre Ríos, Argentina)
  • Organización del plan de estudios: Ciclo Introductorio. Ciclo Básico. Ciclo Específico. Trabajo Final de Maestría.
  • Carga horaria total: 740 horas.
  • Admisión: BIANUAL
  • Preinscripción: Hasta el 16 de Mayo de 2014.
  • Inicio de los cursos: Septiembre de 2014. (un curso por mes de 4 ó 5 días de duración, según corresponda)

Date: 

15/09/2014 to 15/09/2016

Registration Deadline: 

Fri, 16/05/2014

Venue City: 

Entre Ríos, Argentina

Venue: 

CeReGeo-FCyT-Diamante (Diamante , Entre Ríos, Argentina)

Event Organisers: 

Facultad de Ciencia y Tecnología – Universidad Autónoma de Entre Ríos

Language of event: 

Spanish

Africa Geospatial Forum

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English

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

Free tagging: 

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

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English

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

longitude: 

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

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English

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

 

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56

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38

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

New GIS to be Launched by Vietnam in the Mekong Delta

Radar Image of Mekong Delta

Vietnam’s Ho Chi Minh City National University is working in conjunction with southwestern provinces of Dong Thap, Soc Trang, Can Tho and Long An to integrate the region’s discrete  spatial databases into a unified platform designated as the Mekong Delta Geographic Information System (MDGIS).

English

Publishing Date: 

Fri, 11/04/2014 - 09:59

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11

longitude: 

107
Fri, 04/11/2014

Uzbekistan: New equipment to forecast disasters

satellite image of Uzbekistan

The Japan International cooperation Agency (JICA) has provided the Institute of Geology and Geophysics in Uzbekistan with computer and GIS technology to monitor natural processes that may cause disasters such as earthquakes and landslides.

English

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Publishing Date: 

Fri, 07/03/2014 - 12:17

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41

longitude: 

65
Fri, 03/07/2014

Pacific Island Countries GIS/RS User Conference: "Empowering Pacific Communities through improved Geospatial Data"

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

Since the inception of Pacific GIS/RS User Conference in 1999, this annual event has attracted a lot of participants. Each year the range of GIS/RS technologies presented cover an array of applications including the management of resources of the small island Pacific nations.

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-18

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178

Date: 

24/11/2014 to 28/11/2014

Venue: 

Multipurpose Theater, Japan Pacific ICT Centre on Laucala Campus

Venue City: 

Suva

Language of event: 

1

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