Environment, Geographic information systems (GIS), Information and communication technologies, Remote sensing, Satellite technologies, Sustainable development goals, Water security


In cooperation with the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs and DG Joint Research Centre. This course is a part of the “Bridging ICTs and Environment” workshop series run by the ISEPEI project.

Course date

3 July - 7 July, 2017
Application for this course is closed.

Important dates and deadlines

General application deadline for most courses: February 14, 2018


In exceptional cases the application deadline is different from the above. See the list of these courses below:

  • Collaborative Local Government for an Open Society: March 20, 2018
  • Geospatial Solutions for Water Management: February 18, 2018
  • Innovations in Disaster Risk Reduction: February 18, 2018
  • Policies and Practices in Lifelong Learning at Universities: March 5, 2018
  • The Precautionary Principle: March 1, 2018

Important program dates (for all courses):

  • Email notification about the decision: mid-April - mid-May (for the courses on Mediation and Policies and Practices in Lifelong Learning at Universities email notification will start by mid-March or earlier)
  • Participants confirm acceptance and housing needs: in two weeks after receipt of the acceptance notification
  • Activation of the course-specific e-learning sites with readings and course outlines: end of April - end of May
  • Early-bird deadline of tuition payment for fee-paying participants: March - April, for course specifique early bird deadline see the course website
  • Tuition payment deadline for fee-paying participants: April - May, for course specifique fee payment deadline see the course website
  • Participants needing a visa reserve tickets, confirm exact travel dates to SUN; SUN Office sends out original invitation letter and room reservation for visa application: 6 weeks prior to arrival
  • Participants submit visa applications: 30 days prior to arrival
  • Participant arrivals, hotel check-in, and registration: one day before the course starts
  • Orientation session at CEU: on the first day of the course