Remote Sensing Workshop (and Drones!) – August 9 & 10

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About

The 2016 Vermont Remote Sensing Workshop will provide hands-on training with a broad range of remote sensing technologies, including Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), lidar, and thermal satellite imagery. The workshop is designed to help federal, state, regional planning commission, and local GIS users improve their ability to harness the power of remotely sensed data. Funding for this workshop is provided by AmericaView and the US Department of Transportation.

Dates and Locations

  • August 9, 2016: 9AM-11AM, UAS flight operations in Waterbury, Vermont. This is an optional session and is dependent upon the weather.
  • August 10, 2016: 9AM-5PM, University of Vermont, Aiken Center (81 Carrigan Drive), Room 101. Lunch will be provided!

Register here for only $10: https://secure.vermont.gov/ACCD/eventreg/event.php?eid=75

Participants
There are 18 seats available for the August 10th training. Priority will be given to government (federal, state, regional planning commission, and municipal) employees. Participants should be very comfortable working with geospatial data and have experience with desktop GIS software.

Instructors
Jarlath O’Neil-Dunne – joneildu@uvm.edu
Tayler Engel – tengel@uvm.edu
Noah Ahles – nahles@uvm.edu
Register here for only $10: https://secure.vermont.gov/ACCD/eventreg/event.php?eid=75

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