Association of Polar Early Career Scientists


SIOS logo ORIGINAL rgbThis autumn, SIOS (Svalbard Integrated Arctic Earth Observing System) will offer a training course on how to effectively use satellite data, tools and software in the context of marine research in Svalbard. The course is intended for researchers, PhD students and technicians with no or little experience with satellite remote sensing techniques.

Time: 2-5 September 2019 (starting Monday morning, ending Thursday at lunch time)
Location: Longyearbyen, Svalbard

Who can apply? In this second round also non-SIOS members can apply
Applicants will be assessed continuously until all places are filled!

The training will be delivered by marine remote sensing experts from SIOS member institutions and ESA. This training course is free of charge.

Course participants are expected to bring their own laptops. The course is based on free and open access software and SIOS will additionally provide access to a virtual machine.

For more details including goals, objectives and topics covered please visit the SIOS website.

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