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Scientific Seminar "System Research in Earth Sciences, Economics and Society 2015"

30.01.2015

January 30, in National Technical University of Ukraine “Kyiv Polytechnic Institute” the scientific seminar "System Research in Earth Sciences, Economics and Society 2015" was held.
The seminar was organized by NTUU “KPI” and the Institute for Applied Systems Analysis of National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine and Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine.
Before the seminar started, its participants had had an opportunity to see an exhibition of scientific publications in the field of informatics and system research.

Seminar on Remote Sensing of the Earth

02.12.2014

December 2, a seminar on remote sensing of the Earth was held in NTUU “KPI”. It was dedicated to modern methods and perspectives for monitoring the Earth from space, that is, ensuring continuous reception from satellites complex data on the state of its natural resources, land use, the weather situation in certain regions and others.

Ukrainian-Canadian Forum “Interaction of Post Secondary Institutions, Government and the Private Sector for Sustainable Development”

30.10.2014

On 30th - 31st October, 2014 the World Data Center for Geoinformatics and Sustainable Development participated in the Ukrainian-Canadian Forum “Interaction of Post Secondary Institutions, Government and the Private Sector for Sustainable Development” held at the National Technical University of Ukraine "Kyiv Polytechnic Institute”. A delegation from University of Winnipeg, which was introduced by vice-presidents of the University headed by Neil Besner, and the embassy representatives headed by the Ambassador of Canada to Ukraine Roman Waschuk represented the Canadian side.

Development of the project «Laying the Foundation for a Spatial Data Infrastructure: Building Capacity within the Ukrainian Government to Support Sustainable Economic Growth»

02.09.2014

Under the project “Laying the Foundation for a Spatial Data Infrastructure: Building Capacity within the Ukrainian Government to Support Sustainable Economic Growth” Professor Dave Cake from Vancouver Island University (Canada) paid a visit to the World Data Center for Geoinformatics and Sustainable Development.

Internship in Vancouver Island University (Canada)

30.05.2014

Congratulations to the employees of the World Data Center for Geoinformatics and Sustainable Development Victor Putrenko and Katerina Doroshenko with a successful internship at Vancouver Island University (Canada) and receiving the certificates of improving teaching skills and curriculum development in the field of geographic information systems.

XVII Scientific Conference of Students, Postgraduates and Young Scientists "Ecology. People. Society"

22.05.2014

On May 22, 2014 in NTUU "KPI" XVII Scientific Conference of Students, Postgraduates and Young Scientists "Ecology. People. Society" was held. Conference was organized by the World Data Center for Geoinformatics and Sustainable Development and the Department of Ecology and Technology of Plant Polymers pf Chemical Engineering Faculty, NTUU "KPI".

Meeting of the Project Steering Committee "Laying the Foundation for a Spatial Data Infrastructure: Building Capacity within the Ukrainian Government to Support Sustainable Economic Growth"

24.04.2014

On April 24, 2014 in NTUU "KPI" the meeting of the Project Steering Committee "Laying the Foundation for a Spatial Data Infrastructure: Building Capacity within the Ukrainian Government to Support Sustainable Economic Growth" funded by the Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada (DFATD) and implemented by Vancouver Island University (VIU) and its partners in Ukraine: Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv and National Technical University of Ukraine "Kyiv Polytechnic Institute" was held. NTUU "KPI" is represented by World Data Center for Geoinformatics and Sustainable Development.

Strengthening cooperation with Canada

14.04.2014

April 14, 2014 the Rector of the University of Winnipeg Bill Balan visited National Technical University of Ukraine "Kyiv Polytechnic Institute". He met with the University leaders and participated in the discussion of the prospects for large-scale cooperation and scientific exchange between NTUU "KPI", Ukrainian Catholic University, International University of Finance and the University of Winnipeg.

Signing the agreement of the partnership, cooperation and scientific exchange between SSPE "Cartography" and WDC-Ukraine

02.04.2014

On April 2, 2014 at World Data Center for Geoinformatics and Sustainable Development (WDC-Ukraine) the meeting was held between the Rector of NTUU "KPI", scientific supervisor of WDC-Ukraine, Doctor of Technical Sciences, Academician of NAS of Ukraine M. Zgurovsky and the delegation of the State Scientific-Production Enterprise "Cartography" led by its Chief, Doctor of Geography - Rostyslav Sossa.

The ceremonial opening and presentation of the classrooms equipped for organizing and conducting distance learning

28.11.2013

On November 28, 2013 the ceremonial opening and presentation of the classrooms equipped for organizing and conducting distance learning was held in the Great physical audience of National Technical University of Ukraine "Kyiv Polytechnic Institute".

International Scientific Congress "Globalistics-2103"

23.10.2013

On October 23-25, 2013 the third scientific congress "Globalistics-2013", dedicated to the 150th anniversary of the birth of V.I. Vernadsky, was held at the Lomonosov Moscow State University on the initiative of the Faculty of global processes. The Congress was attended by more than 700 scientists from 40 countries. At this Congress World Data Center for Geoinformatics and Sustainable Development was represented by Deputy Director of WDC-Ukraine, I.O. Pyshnohraiev and employee of the international scientific and educational projects laboratory, I.S. Popadenko.

Delegation from National Technical University of Ukraine "Kyiv Polytechnic Institute" and Shevchenko Kyiv National University visited Vancouver Island University (VIU, Canada)

21.10.2013

On October 21-27, 2013, a delegation from National Technical University of Ukraine "Kyiv Polytechnic Institute" and Shevchenko Kyiv National University visited Vancouver Island University (VIU, Canada), and this visit was devoted to the signing of the cooperation agreement between the universities in scopes of the Project "Laying the Foundation for a Spatial Data Infrastructure: Building Capacity within the Ukrainian Government to Support Sustainable Economic Growth" supported by the Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada.

Joint Russian-Ukrainian seminar “Formation of Global Geoinformatic area for solution of interdisciplinary tasks in sphere of Earth Sciences”

20.12.2012
Joint Russian-Ukrainian seminar

Joint Russian-Ukrainian seminar “Formation of Global Geoinformatic area for solution of interdisciplinary tasks in sphere of Earth Sciences” took place at NTUU “KPI” on 19th-20th of December. Representatives of scientific and research organizations like Russian Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, World Data Center for Geoinformatics and Sustainable Development and NTUU “KPI” participated in the seminar.

23rd International Conference of Committee on Data for Science and Technology (CODATA)

23.11.2012
23rd International Conference of Committee on Data for Science and Technology  (CODATA)

At 28th-31st of October 2012 in Taipei (Taiwan)  23rd International Conference of Committee on Data for Science and Technology  (CODATA) - “Open Data and Information for Changing Planet” took place. 

Brazilian delegation visited WDC-Ukraine

13.06.2012

Brazilian delegation visited World Data Center for Geoinformatics and Sustainable development on june 13-th, 2012. Delegation consisted of the ambassador of Brazilian Republic in Ukraine - Antonio Fernando Cruz de Mello and the rector of Fluminense Federal University at Rio de Janeiro - Roberto de Souza Salles.