LCLUC Training

International LCLUC Regional Science Meeting
in Central Europe
– Training –

Sopron, Hungary


Monday (20th of October)

9.30–10.00 Garik Gutman Welcome address and Lecture on Land Remote Sensing: Potential and Limitations
10.00–12.00 Jiaguo Qi Introduction to remote sensing and change detection
12.00–13.00 Lunch  
13.00–15.00 Chengquan Huang LCLUC Data Processing from Landsat
15.00–17.00 Tatiana Loboda LCLUC Applications Using MODIS datasets

Tuesday (21st of October)

10.00–12.00 Brice Mora Forest Cover Change Detection using an Open Source Time-series Analysis Algorithm with Landsat data
12.00–13.00 Lunch  
13.00–15.00 Chris Stewart Change detection using ESA OS software: Optical
15.00–17.00 Chris Stewart Change detection using ESA OS software: SAR

Wednesday (22nd of October)

10.00–12.00 Malgorzata Wojtaszek Land cover mapping within an urban environment, the eCognition approach
12.00–13.00 Lunch  
13.00–15.00 Jessica Mc Carty NASA fire products
15.30–17.30 Krishna Vadrevu LCLUC and Atmospheric remote sensing products

Practical information on the Training

Target Group

The Training is primarily aimed for PhD students, whose topic is related to Land-Cover/Land-Use Change.


The Venue for the training is in the Laboratory of Geoinformatics and CAD, in the new National Resource Research Centre of University of West Hungary.


Students can require accommodation during the training in a Student Hostel (please, see the registration form).


The participation at the Training is generally free. The accommodation along with lunch (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday) and dinner (Monday, Tuesday) are supported by the organiser. When you are from an ESA PECS country (Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Slovakia, Slovenia), you may require additional funding for travel (please, see the registration form).


You can use the on-line form to register.

All participations will be confirmed till 13th of October, 2014.