UN-SPIDER Updates April 2019

Dear readers,

We're glad to share with you the April 2019 UN-SPIDER Monthly Updates.

Our latest Data Application of the Month provides background information about why soil erosion is relevant for disaster management and how it can be monitored from space.

Below the updates, you'll also find an events calendar with upcoming conferences, workshops and seminars organized by the community.

Enjoy the read!

UN-SPIDER at a glance

News from the community

Title Organized by City Country Date
60th session of the Scientific and Technical Subcommittee (STSC) of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (COPUOS)

United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs

Vienna Austria 02/06/2023 to 02/17/2023
2nd CEMS Global Flood Forecasting and Monitoring Meeting

Copernicus Emergency Management Service (CEMS)

02/08/2023 to 02/09/2023
Geo Week: The Intersection of Geospatial and the Built World

The American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS)

The International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS)

MAAPS

The U.S. Institute of Building Documentation (USIBD)

The World Geospatial Industry Council

Denver Northern America 02/13/2023 to 02/15/2023
8th IAA Planetary Defense Conference 2023

International Academy of Astronautics (IAA)

European Space Agency (ESA)

Austrian Academy of Sciences (ÖAW)

United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA)

Planetary Defence Coordination Office

The Planetary Society

Vienna Austria 04/03/2023 to 04/07/2023