UN-SPIDER activities in Asia in 2015

UN-SPIDER, through its UN-SPIDER Beijing office, is planning several activities in Asia in 2015. Experts who might be interested in participating or contributing to these activities are kindly asked to save the dates.

More information and specific calls for participation on the individual activities will be published a few months before each event.

  • May 2015, Hangzhou, China: ASEAN Regional Workshop to address issues related to effective use space based information during emergencies
  • 9-10 June 2015, Beijing, China: ISPRS International Workshop on Supporting Future Earth with Global Geo-information. The specific contribution of UN-SPIDER will be to organise a session on global datasets for disaster management.
  • 6-10 July 2015, Lao PDR: UN-SPIDER Technical Advisory Mission. A call to experts to participate in this mission will be made three months prior to the mission dates.
  • September 2015, Beijing, China: Fifth United Nations International conference on Space based Technologies for Disaster Management
  • September 2015, Beijing, China: One-week international training programme back to back with above conference