COPERNICUS Forestry Summer School: registration is open, deadline for candidacy submission 30th April 2019!

The Summer School “COPERNICUS Sentinels: Remote sensing techniques in forestry” on 16-20 September 2019 will be organized by the Italian Association of Remote Sensing (AIT), jointly with the Institute for Electromagnetic Sensing of the Environment (IREA) of the National Research Council of Italy (CNR), the Laboratory of Forest Geomatics at the University of Florence, the Geomatics Research Group of the DISAFA-University of Torino, in cooperation with European Space Agency (ESA) and European Association of Remote Sensing Laboratories (EARSeL) and it will take place in Cariga Podenzano (PC), Italy.


Copernicus EU-ESA satellites Sentinel 1, 2 and 3 with central focus on forestry applications for mapping modelling, support to policies, measurements, multi-temporal analysis and analytics for applications at different scales. Topics will include: forest type mapping (case studies) with several Earth Observation data, integration in forest inventory, disturbances detection, phenological phases survey and biogeochemical modeling.
Please find more information about the Summer School organization and attendance here:


To register follow this link:
The deadlines for candidacy submission is April 30th, 2019


The University of Florence is located in Tuscany, a NEREUS Full Member region; CNR-IREA is a NEREUS Associate Member; DISAFA-University of Torino is located in Piedmont, a NEREUS Full Member region. NEREUS is a partner of EO4GEO.