Upcoming Conference on Remote Sensing in Africa – and a Week of Workshops

16 Sep 2014 - 09:45

The 10th International Conference of the African Association of Remote Sensing of the Environment will be hosted by the University of Johannesburg at the end of October this year.

In addition, during the week prior to the AARSE Conference, i.e. from Monday 20 to Sunday 26 October 2014, a number of training and workshop sessions will be presented by local and international professional consultants and lecturers.

The courses are free of charge, but for some of them, participants must be registered and paid-up participants of the AARSE Conference. Places are limited, so apply quickly!



  • Pre-Conference Education and Training Workshops: Monday 20 Oct to Sunday 26 Oct 2014
  • Conference: Monday 27 Oct to Friday 31 Oct 2014


University of Johannesburg


Courses offered include:

  1. Introduction to Remote Sensing for Educators (4-Day Course)
  2. Introduction to Remote Sensing for Local Authorities (5-Day Course)
  3. Spectrometry and Spatial Analysis (5-Day Course)
  4. Scientific Writing Workshop (3-Day Course)
  5. IEEE GRSS / AARSE Summer School (2-Day Course)
  6. Introduction to the Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) Satellite Mission (1-Day Course)

For more information on the respective courses and to complete the online application form, please visit the “Education and Training” page on the AARSE2014 website:


The AARSE2014 Organising Committee
Enquiries: Ms Renée le Roux
E-mail: info@AARSE2014.org
Tel: +27 (0)12 667 6933