Lectures and Schedules

Program Schedule – 15th ISPRS student Consortium and WG VI/5 Summer School
Geoinformatics for Disaster Risk Reduction: Application of Drones
22nd – 26th October 2016, Institute of Surveying and Mapping, Diyatalawa, Sri Lanka.

Time / Date

08:30 – 10 :00

10:30 – 12:00

 

13:00 – 14:30

15:00 – 16:30

 

21 October

leave Colombo by 13:30 and arrive ISM around 19:00

22 Oct Saturday

Opening session (SD/ISM/AARS/ISPRS)

Introduction of ISPRS/AARS/ISPRS-SC


Introduction to Remote Sensing & Data Aquistion
(Dr. Cho, AARS)

Geoinformatics for DRR: JAXA case studies
(Dr. Lal, AIT)

 

 

L U N C H

Geoinformatics for Emergency Mapping: IDC
and Sentinel Asia (Dr. Lal, AIT)

Data Intehgration and Mapping: commercial and open source tools
(Mr.Chathura/RMIT)

Dinner

23 Oct   Sunday

Geoinformatics for
DRR: Sri Lankan experiance
(Mr. Srimal, DMC)

Introduction drones and basics of drones
(SD/AIT)

Introduction to data collection using drones
(SD/AIT)

Setting up control points: Field work session

Dinner and Get- together

24 Oct  Monday

Mission planning for data collection
(SD/ AIT)

Mission planning for data collection
(SD/AIT)

Field work session
(SD/ AIT)

Visit or Excursion Dinner

25 Oct  Tuesday

Surveying using Drones field work session
(SD/ AIT)

Surveying using drones field work session
(SD/ AIT)

Surveying using drones field work session
(SD/ AIT)

Surveying using drones field work session
(SD/ AIT)

Dinner

26 Oct   Wednesday

Downloading data and processing
(SD/ AIT)

Downloading data and processing
(SD/ AIT)

Preparation of maps using data collected using Drones and applications of DRR.
Discussion and closing

Farewell Dinner

27 Oct  Thursday

Participants are free to leave on 27th evening or after Breakfast on Friday (Decide based on travel schedules)

 

ISPRS: International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing
AARS: Asian Association on Remote Sensing
AIT: Asian Institute of Technology
SD: Survey Department
ISM: Institute of Surveying and Mapping
DMC: Disaster Management Center
RMIT: Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology