United Kingdom

Fourth Biennial Space Technology Showcase

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The CEOI-ST has a vision to develop and strengthen UK expertise and capabilities in Earth observation (EO) instruments and works to position the UK to win leading roles in future international space programmes. The programme supports mainstream projects and smaller projects, both selected through Open Calls to the EO community.

latitude: 

70

longitude: 

19

Free tagging: 

Date: 

13/11/2014

Venue City: 

London

Venue: 

The NUT, Hamilton House, London WC1 (Kings Cross or Euston tube stations

Venue Country: 

  • United Kingdom

Event Organisers: 

Centre for EO Instrumentation and Space Technology (CEOI-ST)

Language of event: 

1

Course on Network Analysis using GIS

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Course Outline:

  • Understand the concepts of networks and network datasets
  • Learn how to create network datasets and define their properties
  • Find out how to perform network analysis
  • Appreciate how network analysis can be used to solve real world problems such as routing, shortest path and shortest time

latitude: 

55

longitude: 

-2

Date: 

18/03/2014 to 19/03/2014

Registration Deadline: 

Wed, 29/10/2014

Venue City: 

Newcastle

Venue: 

Civil Engineering and Geosciences Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU

Venue Country: 

  • United Kingdom

Event Organisers: 

Newcastle University

Language of event: 

1

Seminar: Exploring disaster responses in the Philippines

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20th October 2014, 13:00 to 14:30, W007, Dept of Geography, Dr Ines V. Danao, Asian Social Institute

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55

longitude: 

-2

Date: 

20/10/2014

Venue City: 

Durham

Venue: 

W007, Dept. of Geography, Dr Ines V. Danao, Asian Social Institute

Venue Country: 

  • United Kingdom

Event Organisers: 

Institute of Hazard, Risk and Resilience (IHRR), University of Durham

Language of event: 

1

Meeting: 25 Years of Geological Remote Sensing (GRSG)

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This meeting will celebrate 25 years of geological remote sensing focusing on the pinnacle moments during this period as well as looking at the wide range of remote sensing tools, latest developments, sensors and applications that are now available.

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Date: 

15/12/2014 to 17/12/2014

Venue: 

Geological Society of London

Venue City: 

London

Venue Country: 

  • United Kingdom

Event Organisers: 

Geological Society of London

Language of event: 

1

First TechDemoSat-1 video released

TechDemoSat-1 View of Earth

On 8 July 2014, the UK’s TechDemoSat-1 (TDS-1) manufactured by Surrey Satellite Technology Limited (SSTL) launched from Baikonur in Kazakhstan began capturing video moments after its release from the Russian Soyuz -2 rocket.

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Publishing Date: 

Tue, 12/08/2014 - 16:03

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latitude: 

55

longitude: 

-3
Tue, 08/12/2014

UN-SPIDER news: 

0

Code for Resilience: Innovative Apps for Disaster Risk Reduction

Screenshot of an App presented: Siaga Banjir (Jakarta Flood Alert)

Code for Resilience is a global initiative in which, during a year-long period, technologists have been developing mobile applications to increase the availability of locally relevant technologies that can strengthen community

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Publishing Date: 

Mon, 14/07/2014 - 16:03

Country/Region: 

latitude: 

52

longitude: 

-0
Mon, 07/14/2014

UN-SPIDER news: 

0

Free Airline Tracking Service announced by Inmarsat

Inmarsat Global Tracking Satellite

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Publishing Date: 

Wed, 14/05/2014 - 17:23

latitude: 

52

longitude: 

-0
Wed, 05/14/2014

Crowdsourcing: Mapping water depth from vessels

Satellite image of UK and Ireland

Teamsurv, an innovative project funded from the UK European Satellite Navigation Competition as well as from the European Community's Seventh Framework Programme, wants to introduce crowd source mapping to every vessel in and around the UK. The project aims to help create better charts of coastal waters, by logging depth and position data whilst they are at sea, and uploading the data to the web for processing and display.

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Wed, 19/02/2014 - 14:37

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latitude: 

50

longitude: 

-0
Wed, 02/19/2014

International Charter activated for floods in the UK

River Thames by Wallingford, Oxfordshire flooded

The International Charter Space and Major Disasters was activated because of ongoing heavy storms have caused flooding across the UK. One person has been reported killed and more than 300 properties flooded so far.

Flooding is expected alongside the big rivers – Thames, Severn and Stour. Roads and train services have been disrupted.

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Tue, 07/01/2014 - 11:23

latitude: 

52

longitude: 

-0
Tue, 01/07/2014

International Charter activated for United Kingdom due to potential floods

Between the 5 and 6 December 2013 a powerful storm is forecast to hit the region

On 4 December 2013, the International Charter “Space and Major Disasters” was activated, as requested by CCS, due to flood risk in the eastern coast of the United Kingdom. Between the 5 and 6 December 2013 a powerful storm was forecast to hit the region and cause widespread flooding along the coast, affecting as many as 3000 homes.

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Publishing Date: 

Fri, 06/12/2013 - 10:31

latitude: 

54

longitude: 

-0
Fri, 12/06/2013

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