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Workshop Standardization of procedures in using UAS for environmental monitoring

Workshop “Standardization of procedures in using UAS for environmental monitoring

Date: 6 November, 2019

Venue: Department of Civil Engineering, University of Coimbra (Coimbra, Portugal)

We are pleased to inform that the next Workshop of the COST Action HARMONIOUS will be held at the University of Coimbra, in Coimbra, Portugal, on November 6th, 2019. The Workshop will focus on the Standardization of procedures in using UAS for environmental monitoring, and will be opened to all interested (scientific and technical communities, stakeholders). Come to Coimbra to find out about our activities!

Contributions from the scientific and technical communities are welcome and will be presented in oral and poster sessions.

Submit an Abstract

(Deadline has been postponed to 15/08/2019)



Invited Speakers

Prof. Wernher Brevis – Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile

Prof. Gaby G. Martins – Head of UIC: Advanced Imaging Facility – Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência


For registration in the Workshop, please fill in the form here.

Deadline for online registration is September 30, 2019. Onsite registration will not be available. There is no registration fee.

In the following days after this workshop, there will be other activities reserved for COST HARMONIOUS members only: WG meetings (7/11/2019) and MC meeting (8/11/2019).





Travel information

Coimbra is an old university town situated in the centre of Portugal, between Lisbon (200 km) and Porto (120 km) and about 35 km from the Atlantic coast at Figueira da Foz.

By plane:

Lisbon and Porto international airports have many connections to major European and American airports.

By train:

Coimbra A or Coimbra B railway stations (schedules can be found at are directly connected to Lisbon and Porto. From either station a taxi can bring you to the conference venue (approx. 7 €).

By car:

Leave the A1 highway at Coimbra south.

By bus:

There are regular buses connecting the three cities (Lisbon-Coimbra-Porto).

You can see the schedules in: