summer school 'land-system science for analysing dynamic landscapes: data, tools and models', which will take place from August 27 to September 1, 2017 in Filzbach, Switzerland.
Students will develop an integrated understanding of land system science and landscape assessment. You learn to use state-of-the-art data, tools, and models for spatial analyses as well as improve your ability to build strong connections between scientific understanding and the communities of practice and policy that govern and manage the use of land.
This summer school is organised by the Landscape Reserch Center of the Swiss Federal Research Institute WSL, the Center of Development and Environment CDE of the University of Berne, and the Global Land Project GLP. The lecturers are outstanding experts in their fields and come from WSL, CDE, ETH Zurich, VU University Amsterdam, Wageningen University.
PhD Students and Postdocs of any topic of land use research are welcome! Please fill in the online application form until May 1st, 2017 at www.wsl.ch/summerschool2017
You find more information in the flyer attached and at www.wsl.ch/summerschool2017
Please spread this information generously to anybody who may be interested!
Janine Bolliger and Silvia Tobias
Dr. Silvia Tobias
Swiss Federal Institute of Forest, Snow and Landscape Research WSL
Zürcherstrasse 111, CH-8903 Birmensdorf
Tel: +41-(0)44-739 23 49