Small Unmanned Aerial Systems for Environmental Research – 5th Edition

The Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society (RSPSoc) and the University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro (UTAD), Vila Real, Portugal and INESC-TEC, Portugal, are organising, the 5th International Conference on “Small Unmanned Aerial Systems for Environmental Research”. UAS4Enviro2017 will be hosted at UTAD, from 28 through 30 June 2017.

The event is meant for scientists, students, representatives from national, European and international agencies that regulate the sector and value adding industries. There are reduced fees for students and everyone can apply for a “low cost” accommodation (in limited number and preferably for students).

The official language of the conference is English.

Organization of the Conference

The conference is organised around:

  • Papers and posters selected by the Scientific Committee;
  • Invited speakers;
  • Round-table discussions with seed questions prepared by the Scientific Committee and the organisation;
  • Industry day – with presentations and activities with live demos on data collection and processing using different platforms and sensors.

IJRS publication opportunity

Authors of accepted conference contributions will be given an opportunity to submit expanded versions of their papers to a special issue of the International Journal of Remote Sensing (IJRS). The expanded papers will be peer-reviewed. The deadline for submission of full papers to IJRS is 30 September 2017. See further information and submission instructions.