11 May 2009

UN/Azerbaijan/ESA/USA Workshop on the Applications of GNSS

The United Nations/Azerbaijan/European Space Agency/United States of America Workshop on the Applications of Global Navigation Satellite Systems is hosted in Baku, Azerbaijan, 11 - 15 May 2009.

The workshop addresses the space technology applications such as: remote sensing, precision agriculture, aviation, transport and communications, and e-learning. The workshop aims at initiating pilot projects and strengthening the networking in the region. This workshop also addresses the areas of natural resources management and environmental monitoring by applying GNSS technologies to thematic mapping, forest management and water resources management.

NavSAS participated at the "Session 5: Education and training on GNSS".G. Povero presented the GNSS education activities in ISMB.