Starting from March, we are looking forward to an exciting roster of outstanding speakers on a range of topics covering themes of current interest for UNIGIS alumni, students, and everyone else. The open u_Lecture webinar series offers a LifeLongLearning opportunity to graduates and everyone keen to follow developments across the exciting field of Geoinformatics. See below for details on upcoming talks, and preview further speakers we keenly anticipate this term:
>> Make sure you mark your calendars not to miss these unique opportunities to learn from and interact with these outstanding individuals!
>> You can watch the recording of past u_Lecture webinars here > UIA webinar channel
March 18, 3:00 pm CEST > Register here
> Josep Sitjar (University of Girona): How to access Sentinel satellite images
This u_Lecture will be held in Spanish language!
The Copernicus program of the European Space Agency, through Sentinel satellites, generates a large number of images of the entire planet every day. Knowing the main tools to access this data is essential to start working with them. In this webinar we will explain how to use the Open Hub portal and its API or the QGIS SCP plugin.
Objective: The webinar will show some of the main tools to download and obtain Sentinel images. It will show how to use the Open Access Hub portal and its API to automate the image download process. Finally, it will show how to use the QGIS SCP plugin to download Sentinel images and integrate them into a GIS project.
Bio: Josep Sitjar is a geographer and holds a master in environment, analysis and territory management. He works in the GIS and Remote Sensing Service (SIGTE) at the University of Girona as a GIS analyst and web map application developer. He teaches the modules of GIS and remote sensing and programming of web applications map II of the Professional Master in GIS – UNIGIS Girona. Since 2017 he coordinates the Jornadas de SIG Libre.
More information on upcoming talks will be published soon!