Syslab at UN / Pakistan / PSIPW International Conference on the Use of Space Technology for Water Management

March 8, 2018

Syslab took part in the 4th International Conference on the Use of Space Technology for Water Management, held in Islamabad, Pakistan, from 26 February to 2 March 2018. This event was hosted by the Pakistan Space and Upper Atmosphere Research Commission (SUPARCO) on behalf of the Government of Pakistan, co-sponsored by the Inter-Islamic Network on Space Science and Technology (ISNET).

Ed Parsons (Google) gave a talk on Geospatial Technologies in Crisis Management

February 19, 2018

Ed Parsons, Google Geospatial Technologist, visited Budapest last week to give a public lecture at CEU, talking about the advancements of modern geospatial technologies and their integration into our everyday life, particularly focusing on disaster and crisis management. Longtime partner of the Syslab, Mr.

Open Lectures by Group on Earth Observations at CEU

February 13, 2018

In the beginning of February Dr. Douglas Cripe, the Work Programme Coordinator from the Group on Earth Observations (GEO) Secretariat, visited CEU to give two lectures on application of Earth Observations in support of SDGs and Disaster Resilience.

Second Year of Disaster Management Open Lecture Series

February 2, 2018

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

The lectures are to be conducted by practitioners from relevant organizations worldwide.

The following talks are scheduled in Winter Term:

Contributing to Environmental Education in Myanmar

December 17, 2017

EnviSci and Policy PhD candidate Natalia Pervushina will be teaching at the University of Yangon in Myanmar as CEU Global Teaching Fellow from December 2017 until March 2018. Natalia’s presence at YU is instrumental to the launching of the new undergraduate program in Environmental Sciences and to the improving of the diploma program which trains Myanmar government employees and local NGOs workers.