1st International LIFE REWAT Summer School

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We are happy to announce that within the EU co-financed LIFE REWAT project (www.liferewat.eu), Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna will host in Pisa (Italy) the first edition of the Summer School

Digital water management and water-related agroecosystem services: geostatistics, hydroinformatics and groundwater flow numerical modelling

from September 3rd to 14th 2018.

The Summer School aims at proposing innovative ideas on water resource management by focusing on the concept of water-related agro-ecosystem services and on nature-based solutions and blue infrastructures. Digital tools (software applications) will constitute the other pillar of the Summer School, aiming at preparing the participants to develop the skills for dealing with the management and analysis of water-related spatial data by using state-of-the-art Information and Communication Technologies.

 

The Summer School is designed for MSc students and early career scientists (PhD students or post-doc), technicians from public authorities and geo-environmental companies, water utilities operators with a background in engineering, environmental sciences, earth sciences, agricultural engineering, physics, mathematics, informatics.

The participants will develop digital skills in water resource management, by using state-of-the-art ICT software. Open source and free software will be used.

Deadline for the application: July 17 th 2018 at 12 am (GMT)

More information on the Summer School can be found in the attached flyer Summer School.

For further information on the Summer School structure, how to apply and the enrolment fee, please visit: http://www.freewat.eu/1st-international-life-rewat-summer-school-digital-water-management-and-water-related-agroecosystem

Info also available by writing to r.rossetto@sssup.it or g.defilippis@sssup.it