Amrita Center for Wireless Networks and Applications (AmritaWNA) will organize a workshop on Geoinformatics and Climate Change in Vidyut 2020 from January 30-31, 2020. 

Geoinformatics and Climate Change - "Saving the World through Geospatial Technology"

By distinguished Trainers: 

  • Dr. Tarek Rashed, Vice President and Chief Technical Officer of Civilizology LLC, a private research and development company headquartered in Wyoming, USA. Former Senior Research Professor and Director of Geoinformatics at Indiana University,  Bloomington, USA.
  • Dr. Sudesh Wadhawan, Former Director-General of the Geological Survey of  India.  He has vast experience in environmental geology and geohazards investigations besides international exposure on different abiotic disciplines of earth system science.
  • Dr.  Sajith Vezhapparambu, Assistant Professor, AmritaWNA, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapaatham,  Amritapuri.  He worked at foreign universities for many years and his research interest is in the studies of land-atmosphere interaction and its impact on climate change using climate modeling,  GIS and remote sensing technologies. 

Workshop  Highlights

Application of Geospatial technology in various fields pertaining to

  1. Smart Cities/ Smart Communities
  2. Earth system modeling and climate change
  3. Environmental planning and sustainable development

Hands-on training on open source GIS software, Fun and learning Activity/ Geocaching which can help you in your career as a GIS professional.

Event Details
Date: 
2020-01-30 09:00 to 2020-01-31 17:00
ORGANIZED BY:
Center: 
Amrita Center for Wireless Networks and Applications (AmritaWNA)
Campus: 
Amritapuri