GEOCROWD Summer School – Creating a Geospatial Knowledge World

GEOCROWD Summer School – Creating a Geospatial Knowledge World

GEOCROWD – Creating a Geospatial Knowledge World

Summer School II (St Andrews) – D4.6 – 14th-17th July

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Centre for GeoInformatics at University of St Andrews is pleased to announce it will run a GEOCROWD supported “Creating a Geospatial Knowledge World” summer school in July 2014. This summer school is concerned with any aspect of geospatial information science and is focused on any aspect of user-contributed geospatial data.

Monday 14th July

9:00       Welcome
9:30       Keynote Lecture: Mike Goodchild
10:30     Coffee
11:00     ESR Presentations*
13:00     Lunch
14:00     ESR Presentations*
16:00     Coffee
16:30     Mentoring Session: Publications and Presentations
17:30     Finish
 

Tuesday 15th July
9:30       Keynote Lecture: Fritz Steffen
10:30     Coffee
11:00     ESR Presentations*
13:00     Lunch
14:00     ESR Presentations*
16:00     Coffee
16:30     Mentoring Session: Grant Applications
17:30     Finish
 

Wednesday 16th July
9:30       Field Excursion
17:00     Return
19:30     Workshop Dinner
 

Thursday 17th July
9:30       Keynote Lecture: Carson Farmer
10:30     Coffee
11:00     ESR Presentations*
13:00     Lunch
14:00     Mentoring Session: Career Development
14:00     Geocrowd PI Meeting
15:00     Round Table – Any Questions
17:00     Close
 

*Students’ presentations. Expected 20 slots: 5 sessions of 2 hours each. 4 Speakers per session, 30 minutes for each speaker.

The venue of the summer school is the Parliament Hall: (http://www.discoverstandrews.com/view_Parliament-Hall.aspx)

Accommodation has been booked for all the participants at Agnes Blackadder Hall (http://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/accommodation/ug/residences/agnesblackadder/ ). Cost £46/ per night (including Breakfast)

Note: Registration fee for External Participant’s is £150.

Please note that the external places are limited, therefore please register asap. Remaining Places 20

For more information or for booking a place, please contact Mrs Giota Spanou at ps56@st-andrews.ac.uk

Registration here

 



Source: Centre for GeoInformatics at University of St Andrews

 

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