2017 News

Call for Applications: 2017 Polar Geospatial Center Boot Camp

1 2016 geomap workshop27 February 2017: Contributed by the SCAR Geological Mapping Update of Antarctica (GeoMap) Action Group

We're excited to announce another installment of our popular summer workshop. The 2017 Polar Geospatial Center Boot Camp, our intensive, four-day geospatial workshop, will take place from August 7th - 10th on the Twin Cities campus of the University of Minnesota.

The workshop focuses on applications of commercial satellite imagery for polar science. Instructor-led short courses include Discovering Geospatial Data at the Poles, DEM Extraction from Stereoscopic Imagery, Georeferencing Maps and Aerial Imagery, and more. The PGC Boot Camp also hosts visiting expert speakers and offers dedicated project work time for one-on-one support from PGC staff.

Visit the Polar Boot Camp website for details. Application closes June 14th, 2017!

The Boot Camp is sponsored by the US National Science Foundation, the University of Minnesota's Polar Geospacial Center and the SCAR GeoMap Action Group.