ESA’s Education Office is looking for 30 highly motivated engineering Master’s and PhD students to participate in the Earth Observation Satellite System Design Training Course 2018. This pilot Course will be held from 1 – 5 October in the new ESA Academy Training and Learning Facility (TLF) in ESA’s ESEC-Galaxia, Belgium.
Student applications now open: The deadline for applications is 13 August 2018. See who can apply and how!
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Sentinel for Applications in Agriculture
EARSeL SUMMER SCHOOL is open to early career scientists or employers, such as Ph.D. students, young postdoctoral scientists, technicians specialized in Earth Science disciplines, wishing to expand and improve their knowledge and skills on EO in Agriculture.
These will be organized to collect data through ad-hoc instrumentation: spectral measurements, drone imagery, proximal sensor on tractors, etc. Samples’ collection for testing in proximity (weather permitting) of scheduled acquisition of Sentinel data is also planned.
- Participation is limited to a maximum of 20 students: a selection based on CVs and motivation letters will be applied.
- APPLICATION DEADLINE: Candidacy has to submit by April 30th, 2018
- DATE & TIME: September 17th to September 21st, 2018.
- LESSONS START: at 12:30 PM on Monday Sept 17th and end at 01:30 PM on Friday Sept 21st.
- FEES: the cost is 950 Euro to be paid to AIT within 30/06/2018
Fees include attendance to the lectures and laboratories (including in-field excursions), accommodation and luncheons costs. Travel costs are not included. (Financial support is not available).
For more information visit Sentinel for Applications in Agriculture CALL
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