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Webinar on Application of Remote Sensing in Hydro meteorological and Geological disasters

17th – 20th September 2019

                                             


 

Centre for Space Science & Technology Education in Asia and the Pacific (CSSTEAP)
Supported by
Indian Institute of Remote Sensing
(Indian Space Research Organization)



Themes of Webinar 

  1. Space Applications in DRR and International cooperation   (17th September 2019): Duration 1 Hour Lecture + 15 minutes Discussion

Speaker: Dr. Shirish Ravan, Sr. Programme Officer, UNOOSA 

  1. Geo-spatial applications in Hydro-meteorological Disaster (18th September 2019): Duration 1 Hour Lecture + 15 minutes Discussion

Speaker: Dr. S.P. Aggarwal, Group Head, Water Resources, IIRS 

  1. Geo-spatial applications in Geological Disaster (19th September 2019) : Duration 1 Hour Lecture + 15 minutes Discussion

Speaker: Dr. P. Champati Ray, Group Head, Geosciences & Disaster  Management Studies, IIRS

  1. Demonstration on Rapid damage assessment during disasters (20th September 2019) : 1 Hour Lecture + 15 minutes Discussion

Speaker: Mr. CM Bhatt and Ms. Poonam Tiwari

 

Learning Objectives 

By the end of this webinar series, participants will : 

  • Application of space technology for disaster risk reduction (DRR) and international mechanisms of space data accessing for DRR activities.
  • Understand basic concepts of hydrology, hydrological modelling and application of EO data for flood hazard mapping and damage assessment studies.
  • Application of space technologies for various geological disasters and for rapid damage assessment studies.

Schedule

  • 17th September – 20th September 2019 at 0600 UTC (Live) & 1300 UTC (Recorded Version) 

Course  Coordinator

NAME

INSTITUTION

ROLE

Mr. C M Bhatt

ISRO

Coordinator