Training School | Human Sensor and Geographic Information Systems for Disaster Risk Management (HSenSIG)
Publication date: 06-05-2015 15:38
Host Institution: Institute for Systems Engineering and Computers at Coimbra (University of Coimbra, Portugal)
Dates: 11-15 May 2015
The training school will include lectures, given by experts, and workshops, which will enable interaction and experimentation. A publication will also be prepared, to provide reference material for the participants in the training school.
The school will enable the training of the participants to produce valuable VGI for Disaster Risk Management, giving the trainees feedback on the quality of their outcomes. It will also enable the testing of methodologies on data collection with the trainees. This will enable the expansion and enrichment of the community that may be engaged constructively in mapping Disaster Risk Management.
Interested in Participating?
Twenty grants of 750€ will be available for the trainees.
The reception of applications for the available grants is open between the 25th of March and the 10th of April.