Association of Polar Early Career Scientists


This autumn SIOS will offer a training course “Uncrewed Aerial Vehicles in Svalbard (UAV4Svalbard)” to teach the effective use of UAVs in Svalbard research. 



The course is intended for scientists, master/Ph.D. students and technicians with no or modest experience with UAVs in their research. The goal of the course is to teach participants the basic skills needed to use UAVs in Svalbard. Those who have not used UAVs before are preferable. 

Course dates: 4 - 8 September 2023

Location: Longyearbyen, Svalbard

Application deadline: 15 April 2023

More information and application procedure are available here:

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