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URGENT winter school at the University of Pondicherry!

  • by Admin
  • 2023-12-06

We are delighted to invite you to explore the dynamic world of urban resilience through the lens of cutting-edge spatial technologies. Our upcoming Summer School, titled "Spatial Technologies for Urban Resilience: Empowering India and Mongolia" (12-25 February 2024, Pondicherry, India)  is a unique opportunity for graduate students and PhD scholars to delve into the realms of Remote Sensing, GIS, mapping, and monitoring.

In the face of rapid urbanization and the challenges posed by climate change, the need for resilient and adaptive urban environments has never been more crucial. This Summer School is designed to equip participants with the knowledge and skills to harness the power of spatial technologies in crafting sustainable solutions for urban challenges.

Key Highlights:

  • Expert-Led Sessions: Engage with leading experts in the fields of Remote Sensing and GIS through interactive lectures and hands-on practical exercises.
  • Field Trips: Immerse yourself in the local context with field trips, gaining practical insights into real-world applications of spatial technologies.
  • Group Projects: Collaborate with peers on group projects, applying your skills to address specific urban resilience challenges in Puducherry, India, and beyond.
  • Networking Opportunities: Connect with professionals, researchers, and fellow participants to build a valuable network within the realm of spatial technologies and urban resilience.

Whether you're a graduate student eager to deepen your understanding of spatial technologies or a PhD scholar seeking to expand your expertise in the context of urban resilience, this Summer School promises a rich learning experience.

Join us on this transformative journey as we explore how Spatial Technologies can empower nations like India and Mongolia to build more resilient, adaptive, and sustainable urban futures.

Stay tuned for detailed program information, application guidelines, and updates. We look forward to welcoming you to a summer of exploration, innovation, and empowerment! The winter school website is https://sites.google.com/pondiuni.ac.in/internationalsummerschool/home