UN-SPIDER Updates May 2019

Dear readers,

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

We would like to make use of this occasion to inform you that applications for the United Nations Conference on Space-based Technologies for Disaster Risk Reduction - "A Policy Perspective" and Commemoration of 10 Years of the UN-SPIDER Beijing Office are now open. This 9th Annual UN-SPIDER Conference in Beijing will take place 11-12 September 2019.

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
ARSET - Assessing the Impacts of Fires on Watershed Health

NASA's Applied Remote Sensing Training Program 

06/06/2023 to 06/14/2023
GEO Symposium 2023

Group on Earth Observations (GEO)

Geneva Switzerland 06/13/2023 to 06/14/2023
Open Data & Open Knowledge Workshop 2023

Group on Earth Observations (GEO)

Geneva Switzerland 06/15/2023 to 06/16/2023
FOSS4G

Open Source Geoespatial Foundation

Free Libre Open Source Software Kosova

Prizren 06/26/2023 to 07/02/2023
Assessing the Impacts of Fires on Watershed Health

NASA's Applied Remote Sensing Training Programme (ARSET)

07/06/2023 to 07/13/2023
Wildfire Monitoring with Next Generation Satellites

EUMETSAT

07/11/2023 to 07/11/2023
Introduction to Geospatial Technologies for Achieving SDGs – Building Resilience

Central European University (CEU)

American University of Central Asia (AUCA)

Budapest Hungary 07/24/2023 to 07/28/2023
The International Emergency Management Society (TIEMS) 2023 Hybrid Annual Conference

The International Emergency Management Society (TIEMS) South Africa Chapter

Rhodes Univeristy

Stenden South Africa

Makhanda / Grahamstown South Africa 09/11/2023 to 09/15/2023
UN/Austria Symposium: Space for Climate Action: Space Applications and Technologies for Sustainability on Earth

United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA)

Graz Austria 09/12/2023 to 09/14/2023
30th Workshop on Space Technology for Socio-Economic Benefits: "Challenges and Capacity-building Opportunities for Emerging Space Nations"

United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA)

International Astronautical Federation (IAF)

Baku Azerbaijan 09/29/2023 to 10/01/2023