Welcome to the ISPRS Student Consortium!


The International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing Student Consortium (ISPRS SC) is the official representation of the students and the youth to ISPRS.

The main purpose of the ISPRS SC is to link students, young researchers and professionals in different countries, who are interested in photogrammetry, remote sensing and spatial information sciences. ISPRS SC also aims to provide a platform for exchange of information and to organize student-specific events and other activities that integrate students and the youth more effectively into ISPRS activities.



Call for ISPRS SC Board Member Applications

Dear ISPRS SC Members,

We are pleased to announce that the ISPRS SC Board Member Application is now open! 

We currently have a vacant board member position, and are looking for a responsible and self-motivated person to fill it up.  

If you are interested in becoming an active ISPRS SC member, as an ISPRS SC board member, please send an application (in .pdf) to: Ayda Akkartal Aktaş, akkartala@itu.edu.tr and a copy to the ISPRS SC official email, sc@isprs.org.

The deadline for this application is on January 31, 2018 or as soon as the position is filled up.

Download the form here for more details about the position and how to apply.



ISPRS Midterm Symposia 2018


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2018 Brilliant Remote Sensing Labs FZ LLE Awards

Stewart Walker, Chair, Board of Trustees
John Trinder, Operations Officer
Marguerite Madden, Finance Officer

The Executive Committee of The ISPRS Foundation (TIF) is very pleased to announce the

2018 Brilliant Remote Sensing Labs FZ LLE Awards

On the occasion of becoming a new Sustaining Member of ISPRS, Brilliant Remote Sensing Labs FZ LLE, are happy to offer to The ISPRS Foundation (TIF), study grants from the Remote Sensing Portal to worthy participants, for all or a selection of the following ERDAS IMAGINE software training courses: 

1- Three Remote Sensing Specialist Certificates RSSTM: each one includes 9 short courses with 9 online exams and practical assignments. 

2- Three Remote Sensing Professional Certificates RSPTM: each one includes 4 short courses with 4 online exams and practical assignments. 

3- Three Remote Sensing Solution Developer Certificates RSSDTM: each one includes 3 short courses with 3 online exams and practical assignments.

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IGI Africa Ambassador Award 2018

Stewart Walker, Chair, Board of Trustees
John Trinder, Operations Officer
Marguerite Madden, Finance Officer

The Executive Committee of The ISPRS Foundation (TIF)
is very pleased to announce the

IGI Africa Ambassador Award 2018

IGI - Integrated Geospatial Innovations, Kreuztal, Germany is an innovative German vendor of photogrammetric hardware, software and workflows. IGI is very pleased to continue to offer its IGI Ambassador Award via The ISPRS Foundation (TIF) to young scientists in photogrammetry and laser scanning from regionally under-represented African countries in the geospatial sciences and technology fields. The award allows for visits at IGI‘s Central Office, Kreuztal, Germany, and active participation at ISPRS Workshops, Conferences, and Symposia. Read more.



Upcoming Events

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ISPRS SC and TC III Summer School 2018, Beijing, China

The summer school is jointly-organized by ISPRS TC III (Remote Sensing) and Student Consortium (SC). It is sponsored and hosted by Beijing University of Civil Engineering and Architecture (BUCEA).It will be held from May 3 to 6, 2018, just before the ISPRS TC III Midterm Symposium on “Developments, Technologies and Applications in Remote Sensing”. It’s very convenient for the participants of the Summer School to attend the ISPRS TC III midterm symposium.

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The Second Innsbruck Summer School of Alpine Research 2017: Close Range Sensing Techniques in Alpine Terrain

In July 2017, the 2nd edition of the summer school on close-range sensing techniques in alpine terrain took place at the Obergurgl University Centre (Austria) in the middle of the Alps. The summer school was hosted by the University of Innsbruck, the Austrian Academy of Sciences and the ISPRS. Thirty-nine international early-career scientists worked on selected topics from environmental monitoring in high mountain areas such as rock face mapping, vegetation monitoring, 3D change detection of landslides and rock glaciers, and riverbed erosion.


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Report on the Student Activities at the 38th Asian Conference on Remote Sensing: Space Applications Touching Human Lives

This year, the 38th Asian Conference on Remote Sensing (ACRS 2017) was held in the Ashok Hotel in the green city of New Delhi, India. The conference regularly attracts various researchers, professionals, and students from all over Asia and other parts of the world. Led by AARS Student Group and supported by the ISPRS Student Consortium (ISPRS SC), various student activities were organised on the 25th of October (Day 3) of the ACRS 2017. These activities included the WEBCON 7, the Student Session and the Students’ Night.

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