AOGEOSS Workshop Held in Vientiane

Oct 31, 2018

From Oct. 15 to 19, 2018, the Workshop on Earth Observation Data for Urban Planning, Agriculture and Disaster Monitoring in Mekong Basin was held in Vientiane, capital of Laos. It was attended by more than 20 participants from National University of Laos (NUL).

Sponsored by the Group on Earth Observations (GEO) and its China Secretariat, the workshop was jointly organized by AIRCAS and Faculty of Engineering of NUL, with the objective to promote the development of GEOSS (Global Earth Observation System of Systems) in Asia and Oceania.

The workshop facilitated the understanding of remote sensing data processing and their application in different fields. The workshop featured several topics, including data products of China remote sensing satellites, remote sensing data processing and application modelling, the production and authenticity test of quantity remote sensing products, earth observation information processing, and sharing platform.