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Disaster Management Fieldtrip

April 10, 2017

In March 2017 Syslab organised a fieldtrip for the “Introduction to Disaster Management” course. Students had the opportunity to attend a disaster response training workshop led by MAGOR NGO Association for Disaster Response. The two-day field trip gave the students a thorough insight into the core training principles utilised by MAGOR NGO and the Hungarian Red Cross as part of their training exercises.

Register for a talk by Ed Parsons (Google) on March 9th

February 27, 2017

Environmental Systems Laboratory and

Spatial Mapping and Analysis Research Group (SMARG)

cordially invite you to the Open Lecture by Google

A Journey to the Map of the Future

by

Ed Parsons

Google Geospatial Technologist

Open Lecture by Group on Earth Observations at CEU

February 25, 2017

On February 17th, the Department of Environmental Sciences and Policy and the ISEPEI project organized a talk (within the CEU Open Lecture Series on Disaster Management) on "Building Disaster Resilience by Harnessing the Data Revolution" led by Dr. Douglas Cripe, the Work Programme Coordinator from the Group on Earth Observations (GEO) Secretariat.

Lecture and Practical on Using Satellite Data in Agriculture and Food Security

February 25, 2017

On February 16th, the Spatial Mapping and Analysis Research Group (SMARG) and the ISEPEI Project organized a brown bag lunch and practical session on "Using Satellite Data in Achieving Food Security". The open lecture and practical were conducted by Elizaveta Khazieva, a CEU alumna from the Department of Environmental Sciences and Policy. Currently she is a Project Manager at the Russian Cartography Agency, where she is responsible for development and implementation of the Agency’s Geographic Information System for spatial data management and business workflow.

A series of Open Lectures on Disaster Management

January 30, 2017

The Department of Environmental Sciences and Policy and the Syslab's ISEPEI Project organize a series of open lectures on Disaster Management and Risk Reduction.

The lectures are to be conducted by practitioners from relevant organizations worldwide: UN agencies, national ministries, international NGOs, etc.

The following talks are scheduled in February: