News & Events

Inaugural workshop on Remote Sensing & GIS for Sustainable Development at AMU, Aligarh, India

Posted on July 25, 2022

UN GGIM Academic Network has been informed that a one-week workshop (18 – 23 July, 2022) on “Remote Sensing & GIS for Sustainable Development” was inaugurated on 18th July, 2022 in the Interdisciplinary Department of Remote Sensing & GIS Applications, Aligarh Muslim University (AMU). This workshop was part of a professional development of senior secondary… Read More

UN-GGIM Side-event at 12th UN-GGIM Session 3-5 August 2022

Posted on July 22, 2022

UN-GGIM Academic Network is organizing a side-event on “Trustful and Ethical Use of Geospatial Data: the Role of Academics” at the upcoming 12th UN-GGIM Session. This side event will get together the Academic Network members, key people from UN-GGIM regional committees and working groups, and other interested participants to explore gaps, challenges and opportunities facing… Read More

UN-GGIM Academic Network – introduction video by the Chair

Posted on November 22, 2021

Dear all, here is a video message from our current Chair: Professor Maria Antonia Brovelli – in this video, you will receive great introduction to the UN-GGIM Academic Network together with the 2021 highlights. This can serve when you’d like to explain what our UN-GGIM Academic Network does, so feel free to share widely.  

2021 International GeoInformatics Summer School (Online) (No Tuition Fees!) 23-31 August, 2021

Posted on August 6, 2021

Call for participation International GeoInformatics Summer School offers motivated university students and graduates an international and strongly academic summer session where outstanding lecturers and young talents meet to explore new ideas. 2021 International GeoInformatics Summer School (Online) will be organized on August 23th-31st with courses covering fundamental concepts, methodologies, and technologies in Multi-temporal SAR Interferometry… Read More

GeoConvergence Workshop (free!) – 18-19 May 2021

Posted on April 20, 2021

A group of experts from across different sectors and industries will launch the dialogue and share the current state of affairs in terms of research and innovation in geospatial science, technology, and integration on May 18th. On May 19th, AGS and NSF are asking all “geo” stakeholders – including researchers, companies and organizations (including startups,… Read More

Global Geodesy Forum on Earth Day, 22 April 2021.

Posted on March 29, 2021March 30, 2021

Dear colleagues of the global UN-GGIM community, On behalf of the UN-GGIM Subcommittee on Geodesy, we would like to announce this important Global Geodesy Forum which will, appropriately, be convened virtually on Earth Day, 22 April 2021. More information, including a detailed Concept Note – check this space for updates regularly. Titled “The Power of… Read More