Segnaliamo un'importante opportunità offerta dalla DigitalGlobe, che mette in palio un premio di $ 5.000 (dollari) per la migliore ricerca condotta utilizzando le immagini del nuovo satellite in 8 bande Worldviev-2 e la possibilità di ottenere dati sulla propria area di interesse.
The DigitalGlobe 8-Band Research Challenge
"We have a special offer for you! If you submit your results or a proposal of your research before 31st August 2010 you get a chance to win $5,000 and present your findings at Geospatial World Forum in January!
- Completed research papers will be evaluated by a panel of experts who will select 5 winning papers.
- The 5 winners will be invited to present their findings at the Geospatial World Forum in Hyderabad, India, January 18 - 21, 2011.
- The winners will receive a free conference registration courtesy of GIS Development, and a $5,000 (US) grant from DigitalGlobe intended to defray the costs of traveling to Hyderabad, India.
- An additional 10 researchers will also be invited to deliver poster sessions on their research at the Geospatial World Forum.
The deadline for submission is 31st of August!"