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"Innovations in Disaster Risk Reduction" workshop opening

July 11, 2016

CEU and UNDP continues professional training program through the ISEPEI project on recent advances in information and communication technologies (ICTs) and how they are empowering both decision-makers and citizens to play a proactive role in managing disaster risks and providing more effective disaster response.

Livestream from the workshop on geospatial technologies

July 8, 2016

The "Geospatial Technolgies and Remote Sensing for Monitoring SDGs" workshop is coming to an end. On the final day our participants from worldwide international organizations are presenting case studies on the Practical Information and Communications Technologies Application. Please join us and view the livestream from Central European University: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/central-european-university

Towards sustainable development through geospatial technologies and remote sensing

July 5, 2016

July 4, 2016 marked the beginning of the "Geospatial technologies and remote sensing for monitoring SDGs" summer workshop. Organized by Syslab within the ISEPEI Project in cooperation with CEU SUN, UNOOSA, DG Joint Research Centre and ESRI, the workshop aims to provide in-service education and professional training for environmental decision-makers and practitioners, who are in a position to greatly benefit from this data revolution to better shape management strategies and to make more informed, data-driven decisions.

JRC and CEU Initiate Scientific Cooperation

June 29, 2016

Followed by the signing of MoU, CEU Environmental Systems Laboratory in cooperation with JRC is organizing summer workshops run through the ISEPEI project. JRC experts will contribute to “Geospatial Technologies and Remote Sensing for Monitoring SDGs” and “Innovations in Disaster Risk Reduction” workshops, by presenting latest programs’ impact on monitoring of multilateral environmental agreements, Global Human Settlement Layers, as well as innovative and concrete tools for implementing Sendai Indicators.

July 4th, Geospatial talks at CEU

June 28, 2016

The CEU Environmental Systems Laboratory cordially invites to the series of presentations on
“Geospatial technologies and remote sensing for monitoring sustainable development goals”

July 4th
CEU Auditorium, Budapest

Syslab in cooperation with CEU SUN, UNOOSA, DG Joint Research Centre and ESRI continues professional training program on using geospatial technologies for evidence based decision and policy making.

ISEPEI at Expert Meeting on Space-based Applications at WMO

May 18, 2016

Viktor Lagutov contributed to the Expert Meeting on the Benefits of Space-based Applications for Environmental Monitoring and Humanitarian Affairs for Geneva-based UN and other International Organizations Co-hosted by the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) and the Group on Earth Observations (GEO). The meeting was held at the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) Headquarters in Geneva on 11-13 May, 2016.

Extended application deadline for Summer Workshops

February 26, 2016

Due to high interest in ISEPEI summer workshops, we are glad to announce that application deadline has been extended to March 7, 2016. You are welcome to apply for both of our workshops:

New partner for ISEPEI Summer Workshop

February 6, 2016

Well-known international organizations will be presenting on ISEPEI summer workshop "Geospatial Technologies and Remote Sensing for Monitoring SDGs", which will be held on July 4-9, 2016. 

ISEPEI and UNDP Joint ICTs for DRR Workshop

January 25, 2016

ISEPEI in cooperation with the UNDP hosted successful ICT training workshop in 2015, expanding the initial project scope from water security to include disaster management and risk reduction. Professionals and decision-makers from all over the world convened at Central European University in July 2015 for the "Innovations in Disaster Risk Reduction" workshop. Check out this video and don't miss the opportunity to apply for 2016 ISEPEI workshops!

ISEPEI upcoming "Bridging ICTs and Environment" workshops in July 2016:

ISEPEI Announces Call for Applications for 2016 Summer Workshops

December 28, 2015

ISEPEI has opened the Call for Applications for its upcoming "Bridging ICTs and Environment" workshops in July 2016, the next in a series of international workshops ISEPEI has been conducting since 2014: 

1. Geospatial Technologies and Remote Sensing for Monitoring SDGs, 4-9 July, 2016

2. Innovations in Disaster Risk Reduction, 11-15 July, 2016