As you might know the earthquake that occurred on September 19th, 2017, affected central Mexico including the City of Puebla. The damages in Puebla are in some specific locations and in general the City is in good conditions, and rapidly recovering to normality. After consulting with the International Scientific Committee we confirm that the conference […]
Good news – we have an AGSE workshop in Puebla / Mexico as part of the second Smart Data and Smart Cities conference 4.-6. October 2017. It would be great to meet especially with the south- / north- and latin american alumni. The conference will be 4. and 5.10.2017, the AGSE workshop will be on […]
I’d like to share some interesting ideas from my colleague, Dr. Raghunathan Nair Jaishanker, IIITM-K, a former keynote speaker at AGSE conference in Johoer Bahru. I like his innovative and uncommon way of thinking. Humanity has moved from Anthropocene to Diktyocene where Innovation Quotient (InQ) is more important than Intelligence Quotient (IQ). Innovation Quotient is […]
On 27. Juli 2017 we wil have a seminar at HFT entitled “Geodäsie 4.0” (in German). In addition this is to honour Prof. Kettemann and Mr Walter who are going to retire soon. Please register if you want to participate (see http://www.hft-stuttgart.de/Studienbereiche/Vermessung/Bachelor-Vermessung-Geoinformatik/Aktuell/Veranstaltungen/geodaesie4/index.html/de).
For the members of the AGSE community this announcement might be interesting (as well in the context of our conference): Recently HeiGIT @ GIScience Heidelberg released a dedicated stable disaster versionof OpenRouteService to support humanitarian logistics within specific regions of catastrophes. Since his start in 2008 OpenRouteServivce had been spontaneously applied for specific real world […]
After the opening sessions and the first presentations we listen to Sajid Pareeth’s workshop. The conference hall is very nicely prepared.
The AGSE summer school is sponsored by the DAAD (the German Academic Exchange Service) by giving travel subsidies to many of the participants. Prerequisite for getting a subsidy is to have studied in Germany in an academic program at a University. The DAAD, but also the international study programs which are supported by DAAD in […]
The travel agency informed us that there are several currency exchange offices in Kish, where you can convert foreign currencies to Iranian Rials. It is easy to change Euro in cash.
Since we received several questions about the necessarity of visa for either Iran and/or UAE for the stop-over in Dubai, we would like to inform and sensitize all of you about the procedures needed to be done. For the stop-over in Dubai no one needs a visa, as stated by “Insta Dubai Visa” . But […]