Syslab's students visit UN

April 12, 2018

This week Syslab organized a day long trip for participants of “Disaster Management” (DM) and “Introduction to Geospatial Analysis” courses to United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) at UN Headquarters in Vienna. UNOOSA is responsible for promoting international cooperation in the peaceful uses of outer space. This UN office is also managing the United Nations Platform for Space-based Information for Disaster Management and Emergency Response (UN-SPIDER).

CEU Visiting Fellowship Program 2018/19 - Call for Applications

April 4, 2018

The Visiting Fellowship Program supports collaborations and linkages between CEU departments and research centers and individual scholars and academic centers at partner universities that stimulate research and curriculum innovation across a wide range of disciplines in the social sciences and humanities focusing on number of subjects and themes, including climate change mitigation and adaptation and higher education in open society.

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.