Exploring opportunities for Citizen Science in Environmental Monitoring and Food Security applications

Organised by Laboratory of Geo-information Science and Remote Sensing

Wed 23 May 2018 13:00 to 15:00

Venue Atlas, building number 104
Room 1 & 2
Time Subject Name
13:00 Opening Dr. Lammert Kooistra
13:00 Citizen science with smallholder farmers: lessons learnt and future opportunities Dr ir Jacob van Etten, Bioversity International, Costa Rica
13:30 Smart Emission project: How can we learn with citizens on monitoring traffic emissions and festival noise across the city? Dr ir Linda Carton, Radboud University, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
14:00 Do private weather stations improve the weather forecast? Dr ir Gertjan Steeneveld, Wageningen University & Research
14:30 Opportunistic rainfall sensors for urban hydrology Prof. Dr ir Remko Uijlenhoet, Wageningen University & Research
Transfer to Aula
16:00 PhD thesis defense: Citizen sensing for environmental information Qijun Jiang Wageningen University

The workshop precedes the PhD thesis defense of Qijun Jiang. You are also invited to attend the public defense of his thesis in the Aula.

Participation is free of charge. For registration, please send an email to Antoinette Stoffers.

We are looking forward for your participation!