From urban mapping to population modelling: current challenges and opportunities

Published on November 30, 2015, by Catherine Linard

Seminar program

Public seminar

This seminar is organized by the MAUPP project, and funded by the BELSPO STEREO III Program.

## Practical informations

The event will take place on 13th January 2015, between 2 and 6 PM, at the Salle Solvay, Building NO, 5th floor (Campus de la Plaine, ULB - 1050 Brussels).

Registration is free, but the number of seats is limited.

An access map is available on the ULB website.

## Program

2:00 Introduction

2:15 Data fusion for global urban remote sensing : challenges and opportunities Prof. Paolo GAMBA (University of Pavia, Italy)

3:00 Slum mapping research with satellite and UAV images in Africa and Asia Prof. Richard SLIUZAS (University of Twente, Netherlands)

3:45 Coffee break

4:00 Mapping population dynamics for disaster and disease response Prof. Andy TATEM (University of Southampton, UK)

4:45 Disaggregating population in space and time with the Global Human Settlements Layer Dr. Sergio FREIRE (European Commission Joint Research Center, Italy)

5:30 Informal discussions and networking Contact

For any question about the event, please contact us : clinard@ulb.ac.be