2015 UMN Summer Polar Boot Camp

Summary

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.

 

Prerequisites

Proficiency with Geographic Information Systems (GIS) is a prerequisite for admission to the workshop.

 

 

Essentials

 

Course Fees

The non-refundable participation fee for this course is $250.

 

Accommodation

The Polar Geospatial Center has reserved a block of single-occupancy rooms in an on-campus dormitory at a rate of $45.80/night.

 

Timeline

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

 
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