The Polar Geospatial Center and the University of Minnesota are pleased to announce the 2015 University of Minnesota Summer Polar Boot Camp, an intensive, five-day geospatial workshop held from August 17th to 21st on the Twin Cities campus of the University of Minnesota. The Summer Polar Boot Camp focuses on applications of commercial satellite imagery for polar science and operations. A full summary of topics and courses can be found on the 2015 Curriculum page.
Proficiency with Geographic Information Systems (GIS) is a prerequisite for admission to the workshop.
The non-refundable participation fee for this course is $250.
The Polar Geospatial Center has reserved a block of single-occupancy rooms in an on-campus dormitory at a rate of $45.80/night.
Application opens: April 1, 2015
Application deadline: June 1, 2015
Notification of acceptance: June 6, 2015
Course fee due: July 1, 2015
Workshop begins: August 10, 2015
Ready to apply?
Click here to visit the application page.